Each day for the past 10 years Tom and I have pored over dozens of blogs, papers, presentations and speeches prepared by scores of fundraisers. Not only are we witness to the daily parade of good and bad ideas in our trade, but it’s a terrific way to keep up with changing times. So it […]
It’s Wednesday! Time for some links! I also hope you’ve got some great books lined up for weekend reading. Maybe something a little spooky for October. … You can thank Elyse for this link! Knit Picks is doing a “12 Weeks of Gifting.”...Show More Summary
Trump didn't exactly get a warm welcome to Chicago. A brass band played the Imperial March from Star Wars, for one. [ more › ]
Ever since we started fundraising for our slate of woman Democratic candidates on the heels of Hillary Clinton’s ass whoopin’ of Donald Trump, you (and me! I contributed too!) have donated nearly $90,000—in a day and a half. That number adds to the over $2 million this community has raised for candidates and allied organizations this cycle. Show More Summary
Education is a key mission at Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. That made the 11th edition of the organization’s annual All for the Hall benefit concert and fundraiser an ideal companion piece. Emcee and 20-time Grammy Award winner Vince Gill and guest participants James Taylor,...
Hello! Here's what you need to know on Wednesday. 1. Republican US presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign claims it pulled in a whopping $18 million fundraising haul after the first debate. Trump and the GOP raised a combined $90 million in August, trailing Hillary Clinton's $143 million haul during the same month. 2. Show More Summary
No matter if it’s someone from an all-volunteer run organization or a nonprofit with fundraising staff, I inevitably hear this comment from someone: “I don’t want to ask people for money. It makes me uncomfortable.” My answer is: Then don’t. The post I Don’t Want to Ask People For Money appeared first on Ignited Fundraising.
LAGUNA BEACH – Three-year-old twins, Sophie and Madeleine Niven were abuzz. The Newport Beach twins had dressed as bumble bees to match the outfit their grandma, Traci Pedersen, had picked out for her dog, Penny, a contestant Sunday in the 20th Pet...
The Trump campaign said on Tuesday that it pulled in $18 million in new fundraising, less than 24 hours after the first general-election debate between Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. "As a result of Donald Trump's...Show More Summary
GUEST: In early 2016 it started becoming obvious that Bitcoin hadn’t just given rise to a full new asset class of blockchain related projects but that these entities were reinventing how early stage fundraising is done. No longer are young blockchain startups laboring in the traditional capital markets of angel investors and venture capital firms. Instead, […]
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In synchrony with their philosophy of "indulging in the finer things in life for a deep appreciation of humanity and nature," The Orpheus Luxury Collection proudly hosted a fundraiser to benefit the Hellenic Education & Language Program...Show More Summary
by guest blogger George Crankovic, Senior Writer at TrueSense Marketing he blogs at The Clued-in Copywriter. The gift string is one of the most overlooked parts of fundraising but also one of the most important. That's the assertion in "The Science of Ask Strings," a fascinating paper by Nick Ellinger. Show More Summary
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are stopping in Illinois to raise money for their presidential bids. Trump is scheduled to appear at a fundraiser Wednesday in Bolingbrook with former Chicago … Click to Continue »
The team at the fundraising site have kicked in $1,000 of their own money to support striking musicians of the Fort Worth Symphony. They said: We’re excited to be able to Give Back to campaigns that have touched us here at GoFundMe. We wish you the best, – The GoFundMe Team The message that touched them […]
Ahead of the first U.S. Presidential campaign debates between Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump, fundraising among California's Silicon Valley tech elite has decisively backed Clinton--in response to her policies that outline clear support for tech industry concerns involving encryption, privacy, innovation, patents and education.
Well, we’re 26 days into the Kilted to Kick Cancer 2016 Fundraising Challenge, and our total is $6,126. Team Dragon (54) $2,621.00 Team Soul Crusher (11) $1,150.00 Team Ambulance Driver (17) $710.00 Team JBro (6) $495.00 Team Happy Medic (3) $420.00 Team HBC Concealment (5) $245.00 Team Larry and the Limey (4) $205.00 Team JayG...
JOHN HINDERAKER: The Democrats Are Worried. I love it that they’re fundraising over Nate Silver’s predictions of doom. So there were basically two big GOP arguments against Trump. One was that he’s a horrible human being and unfit to be President, and if you believed that a few months ago then there really isn’t much […]
Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton recently stated at a New York fundraiser: "You can put half of Donald Trump's supporters into what I call a basket of deplorables." While she was referring to the most extreme Trump supporters,...Show More Summary
By Tom Spurgeon Tara O'Connor could use some Patreon-related help as she faces medical expenses. the Rotland Press crowd-funder for Black Eye #3 is ongoing. I'm still interested in this Amiculus fundraiser from an industry perspective,...Show More Summary