On the Mothers Day weekend for the last 25 years, parents at Carina State School have been bunching up flowers for their annual fundraising flower stall.
Bogan Bingo is in the room: picture a room full of denim, thongs, ugg boots, mullets and flannelette shirts as far as the eye can see....
Profiling sponsors is a creative way to connect them with your community - a simple idea for exposure to your community that provides a genuine connection.
Cookbook Fundraising Australians love cookbooks. They’re so much more than a collection of recipes. They add to local history, capture...
I am a huge advocate of volunteering as a pathway to connecting with the people around you. As a big picture, it’s about community-building. On a personal level, it’s about making connections and friends. It’s about belonging. Some call it ‘friend-raising’ rather than fundraising.
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Episode 1 of The Volunteer Diaries on Mamamia. The Volunteer Diaries, aka ‘How to Not be a B!*# to Volunteers’ is a parody on volunteering in schools and clubs.
Trivia Night Activities: selling 'cheats'
This week's tips is about the importance of 'success'ion planning in fundraising. Why it is important to step aside to make way for some renewal.
Today I take a look at the importance of specific and defined ‘targets’ in fundraising and then explore some creative (free!!) ideas
Keep your volunteers with a 'Thank You Sergeant' - the person responsible for showing how much your organisation appreciates its people.
The concept of a 'Fashion Swap' is ideal for smaller groups such as kindergartens or school subcommittees or class groups, but can also be scaled up for larger groups like schools.