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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400One of the decisions a company must consider while fund raising from potential venture capital partners is to look for a good standing placement agent. This is in order for a company not to spend too much of its own time seeking for seed capital, mezzanine capital, or growth capital funding for startups or various business expansions.
Wed, 09 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500A company usually hires a placement agent in order not to spend too much of its own time seeking for mezzanine capital or growth equity investors. Sometimes the lender also commissions an agent so that the fund partners can aim attention at management issues rather than focusing on how to raise venture capital.
Wed, 25 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400You have your idea for a cheerleading fundraiser, and now you're stuck. You don't have a lot of money to market the fundraiser, so you think you don't have any options. Sound all too familiar? Well, fortunately, this doesn't have to be the case. You can actually get the word out about your fundraiser, even if you are working on a tight budget. If you follow these simple tips, your cheerleading fundraiser will be a success-whether you are counting your pennies or not.
Sun, 06 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400Those people who want to start a non-profit organization to better their neighborhood or still the entire world have the greatest of intentions. They feel strongly about a cause. The problem with their plans is that they assume that the government will offer them funding to run their cause. This is just not true. There are many worthy charities in operation despite our economic state. Grant money is extremely helpful to the operation of all nonprofit causes.
Fri, 04 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400Are you still using the same tired old fundraiser? Do you want to avoid promoting unhealthy, high calorie food products in your fundraising? Let us add a big helping of inspiration and fun to your fundraising with our easy and profitable 50/50 customized sticker programs. You'll find that our beautiful, top quality, customized stickers have an immediate appeal to students, parents, and organizers.
Tue, 01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400They say money is the root of evil - well, some people say that, anyway. However, money is also required to the existance of any charitible organization, so it can't be that bad! How many times do you notice people collecting money intended for their organization? On the other hand, how many organizations do you see going without any type of money? (None? Of course, that's because any that would attempt to do that would not survive long enough to be seen!) The good news is that there are many methods to generate donations.
Fri, 12 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500School fundraiser events are held in most schools and high schools to raise and collect funds for the various extra curricular activities that are organized. School is a place where to be is fun for children and cherished memories for those who have left.
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Candle fundraiser activities are done by most schools because they are more effective than any other fundraiser strategies. Some schools will sell cakes, cookies, and more, but it's really not as effective as candle selling. Selling candles is a very effective fundraising activity for your school.
Wed, 06 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Church fund raisers are challenging to organize. The most profitable church fund raisers will be achieved by manufacturing your own products. It's a great way for all the members of the congregation to participate. The most high profits items you can manufacture will be everyday, high demand products which everyone needs. Manufacturing cleaning products and toiletries can provide your church fund raiser with profits margins up to 1000 per cent.
Sat, 02 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Facebook is one of the hottest sites on the Internet these days -- but that's a mixed bag for those raising funds for charities and non profit organizations. Traditional fundraising just isn't working that well, but new kinds of fundraising show promise. Read on!
Sun, 25 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500If you're not familiar with gift strings, or how to use them intelligently to increase donations, try these suggestions. First, just to clarify my terminology for this article, a "gift string" is the series of dollar amounts asked for in a nonprofit, direct mail fundraising letter. You've probably seen typical direct response devices that ask for a gift string of $25 - $50 or $100. It's easy to see that they provide options to the donor, but did you know there are many ways for nonprofit organizations to select the amounts that will enhance the donor's likelihood of increasing their donation amount?
Sat, 09 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400Your fund raising events success can multiply your donor support, increase understanding of and generosity towards your cause as well as raise up front funds. Your events success relies on the publicity that your group can effectively attract. Remember that community awareness will definitely increase your end results.
Tue, 15 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Most churches rely solely on donations given by their members during mass for financial support. The money that the church collects is used to cover its general expenses and regular upkeep. More often than not, the amount is simply not enough to maintain its existence and operation, such that other sources of funds are sometimes necessary. This is where church fundraisers come into the picture.
Thu, 03 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400In todays tough economic climate, many people are becoming choosier about what they do with their money. Those that bestow their money upon grant-seekers are no different and have become more involved with what is being done with the money that is donated. Here are some tips on how to approach a charitable foundation in hopes of receiving a grant...
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400Fundraising for your group can be a challenging and rewarding experience. When your nonprofit group needs a little bit of help funding that special trip, adding a new part to a building, or raising money for research, there are ways to help raise the money quickly. At first it can seem challenging, but once you get your group name and the cause out there, you will find most people are very generous and willing to help.
Mon, 22 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400Nonprofit donations have become a topic of high interest. If you are not yet familiar with what nonprofit donations mean, then it is time for you to start learning. Why? Because you will be surprised to find out that such donations can help you in numerous advantageous ways.
Wed, 20 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400When you are doing individual fundraising for a personal cause such as breast cancer research, multiple sclerosis, AIDS charity, or even personal medical expenses, you need proven fundraising ideas. Here are six ideas for individual fundraisers.
Tue, 29 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400If you're looking for some church fundraiser ideas, here are a dozen or so that are fairly easy to put together. These church fund raisers are low cost and take some effort, but they do a great job of raising much needed funds.
Wed, 02 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400Many times in life, we know we need to thank people for helping out, but can't find the right things to say. Here are some tips on how to say thanks along with a sample fundraising thank you letter you can copy.
Tue, 17 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400Another popular way to raise funds is a Pizza Hut Fundraiser. Whether you choose a preplanned pizza night or pizza discount cards, it's a great way to raise money for nonprofit groups.
Wed, 11 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400Capital campaigns using donor recognition are easy to conduct. In this type of capital campaign, a nonprofit group seeks a pledge of a certain contribution amount and in return, offers to provide a specific type of recognition.
Tue, 10 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400This is an easy fundraiser idea for any group, whether it's a school, church, nonprofit, or cause-related organization. Doing a 'chair-ity' fundraiser is so simple, and yet so profitable, that you'll be amazed at your results.
Mon, 09 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400A great idea for a church fundraiser is putting together an annual 'Church Feastival' where good food, carnival games, auctions, and family fun combine for a wonderful fundraising event. The idea is to attract a broad spectrum of the local population to your fundraiser by having something for everybody.
Mon, 09 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400Creating a logical and realistic goal is the beginning to any successful fundraiser. Goals need to be attainable within a realistic time frame. There are three steps to determining the right goal. You must establish a physical goal, set the monetary goal, and communicate your goal. When these steps are taken, goal setting becomes effortless and effective.
Fri, 06 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400Looking for some easy softball fundraisers that really produce great results? Here are three softball fundraising ideas to consider. Putting together a fun event is one softball fundraiser that's always a big hit. Essentially, you are organizing a big party that in turn raises funds for your team or league.