In support of The Ludacris Foundation, the annual LudaDay Weekend charity event gives back to the Atlanta community through local fundraising. Since its inception in 2005, LudaDay Weekend has consistently grown, attracting supporters from all over the nation. This year’s
(Fundraiser | Hebron, CT, USA) Fundraiser | Hebron, CT, USA Categories: Bad Behavior Bizarre Tags: Fundraiser Fundraiser | Hebron, CT, USAI am selling homemade fudge to raise money for my Girl Scout Troop. People tend to ignore us, so I need to act excessively cheerful and polite to even get an acknowledgement. Show More Summary
MIAMI (AP) — Mulling a 2016 White House bid, Vice President Joe Biden is testing the waters in pivotal Florida. Biden is speaking at an education event at Miami Dade College and attending a fundraiser for Senate Democrats, mingling with...Show More Summary
In July, Swans announced that they were working on The Gate, a live album that'll serve as a fundraiser for the band's next studio LP—the final album to be recorded with their current lineup. (Their 2016 tour will also be this current...Show More Summary
This week, Hillary Clinton sent out an email asking for campaign donations and said that Republicans are going after “women’s health.” Although her email did not mention the videos exposing Planned Parenthood’s organ harvesting business, it is obvious that she is referring to pro-life Republicans who are trying to defund the abortion company. She said, […]
He’s at $734K, and says he needs to reach $1 million by Labor Day in order to run for president. Will he reach it? Will he nonetheless run if he falls a bit short? (You can hear my ELB Podcast, … Continue reading ?
First Read: “The truest signals of Biden’s 2016 plans are 1) setting up some sort of fundraising committee, and 2) hiring staff who could work on a campaign. And after a month of intense speculation about Biden’s White House intentions, [...]
Storytelling and fundraising events go together like peanut butter & jelly. When I saw this fun infographic from Maximillion about choosing the right fundraising event for your nonprofit organization, I knew I had to share it with you. Show More Summary
On Monday Tom summarized Pamela Barden’s Fundraising Wellness Check to help you glide more smoothly into the final third of 2015 and begin preparing for 2016. Today, in a nutshell, The Agitator gives The Atlas Of Giving’s forecast for the balance of 2015. Through July 2015 the first half U.S. charitable giving has been exceptionally (and unexpectedly) […]
We’re about a third of where we need to be for the people I am probably going to choose, and as promised, a reward: Someone had a pea sized cyst that he chewed and chewed and chewed until it became the size of a gold ball and was becoming infected and smelly. We had planned [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Through the last few election cycles, Anna Wintour has made it clear that she's a left-leaning political junkie. She very actively endorsed President Barack Obama in both 2008 and 2012, and has already committed herself to Hillary Clinton's campaign efforts since the former Secretary of State... Continue reading
One of the people who got a shoutout in Hillary Clinton's email dump last night is more than happy to capitalize on it.
We've all heard that science proves stories are more powerful than statistics. Kendall Haven's book Story Proof: The Science Behind the Startling Power of Story goes into great detail about hundreds and hundreds of studies. We've seen storytelling seminars for nonprofits and read the blog posts extolling the virtues of stories for fundraising. But how [...]Show More Summary
While Jeb Bush and Donald Trump are blasting each other for praising Hillary Clinton in the past, one of Clinton’s rivals is now using her past praise for him to raise money. Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley sent a fundraising email to supporters Tuesday which noted that the former Secretary of State had said nice…
Success! PS You can still chip in. Ballard DIY venue the Josephine surpassed its fundraising goal of $9,000 yesterday. As of September 1, lease-holders/talent-bookers Malaki Stahl and Olivia Mendez's music/arts performance space had garnered $9,165 in 13 days. Show More Summary
It’s been quite some time since we did one of these, so we are going to hold a site fundraiser to pay for a top to bottom redesign. Patching isn’t working anymore, things are creaky and breaking and I just need to break down and have someone dive in and build things from the ground [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Omaze’s Star Trek: To Boldly Go fundraising campaign concludes today with a final video full of bloopers and what appears to be a new alien. As we’ve mentioned in previous stories, the campaign gives fans a chance to win various prizes in exchange for supporting charities that are hand-picked by the cast of Star Trek […]
Today kicks off the 2015 Kilted to Kick Cancer 2015 Fundraising Challenge. Twenty five teams. Four awesome prize packages. One common enemy. I’m asking you, my EMS and gun nut friends, my loyal readers, my social media network… … please donate. We’re got a $20,000 fundraising goal. It’s only 30 days in the distance, and...
You and your donor together are a world-changing duo of heroes. But what pair-of-superheroes model are you following? Are you the following the Batman Model? Batman is the Boss. Robin is the helper, the sidekick. All is well as long as Robin does what Batman tells him what to do. Show More Summary
Of all of the research I reference in webinar and conference presentations, the Money for Good studies are a longtime favorite. By delving into the true giving motivations and habits of donors, fundraisers can create more effective strategies and stronger appeals to inspire more giving. Show More Summary