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10 Charity Fundraising Events to Raise Large Amounts of Money

Fundraiser Ideas

When your charitable cause needs large amounts of money, charity fundraising events can be your best option. The following are 10 charity fundraising events that, if implemented correctly, are sure to raise large amounts of money for your organization: Charity walk. Charity 5K. Charity concert. Charity dinner.

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One (Bronx) Cheer for Philanthropist Kim Kardashian

Cause Related Marketing

Fox News reports that reality star Kim Kardashian is pocketing 90 percent of the money raised from her eBay Giving Works auctions.

The ABCs of Effective Charity Auctions on eBay

Cause Related Marketing

Maximizing Charity Auctions on eBayMore than 40 celebrities signed 'Matt,' the paper mannequin training aid used to demonstrate Philips Electronics' automated external defibrillators at the Sundance Film Festival in January.Philips donated $500 to the American Heart Association for each celebrity who signed Matt, up to maximum of $20,000.

Diamond Divorce Charity Auction

The Biddery Blog

The thought of advertising a Diamond Divorce Charity Auction is tricky and could be considered uncouth.

A Date with Scarlett Johansson Charity Auction

The Biddery Blog

Auction Cause in Los Angeles, known for celebrity charity fund raising, has a unique experience for auction on eBay. She is having a charity auction on ebay with Oxfam America. If you win the auction you will be her date at the highly anticipated premiere of Iron Man 2.

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Fundraiser Ideas

A cake auction. A silent auction fundraiser. A charity rummage sale. A charity speaker series. Creative Fundraising Ideas: Cake Auction. This is a fundraising idea we should have covered a long time ago, as it is the perfect add-on to so many of the fundraising ideas we’ve covered so far. An exotic meat barbecue.

Silent Auction Software For Non Profit Fundraisers Silent & Live Auctions

The Biddery Blog

AuctionStar ® is the only retail software that has used patented bar-coded methods to preswipe credit cards, place bids and checkout guests at auction events Auction 123 is a silent auction software program designed specifically for your silent auction event. Tags: Silent Auction Software

Bridal fashion show and auction benefiting local charity

The Biddery Blog

Come and enjoy a FREE fashion show and charity auction fundraiser where people can bid on wedding gowns priced to $6,000.

Charity Auctions - Items Donated Versus Consignment

The Biddery Blog

There are many choices when deciding what items to sell at a charity auction for silent and live items. Many auctions use items that are donated by volunteers and members of the nonprofit organization and hopefully, items are also donated from local businesses. Usually, there are more negatives that outweigh the positives.

Road to the Red Carpet Silent Auction Gala

The Biddery Blog

event ideas charity auction newsThe evening promises to provide a true Hollywood experience for all in attendance. link].

Silent Auction Bid Sheets for Your Non Profit Fundraiser

The Biddery Blog

Do you need silent auction bid sheet for your event? Create your own silent auction bid sheets with our list of FREE silent auction bid sheet templates specifically for non profit charity fundraising auctions. Tags: Silent Auction Bid Sheets

Charity Fashion Show

Fundraiser Ideas

A charity fashion show requires a good amount of planning, but it can also raise a lot of money. Charity Run.

The Top 9 Unique Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Crazy cake auction. Auction the cakes in your local community. Raising money for a great cause isn’t necessarily hard; raising large amounts of money is, however. One way to raise substantial funds is to offer your stakeholders something unique. The following nine unique fundraising ideas aren’t all huge moneymakers.

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Charity Gala Gallery - 2011 Spring Auction Decor Ideas & Inspiration

The Biddery Blog

Spring pink charity fundraising decor. Fire & Ice Gala Peach blossoms bloom indoors at this charity auction, creating a spring Japanese playground of pink. Falling lit bulbs bring a whimsical aura to an otherwise ordinary ballroom. Butterflies flutter above the room, as a cascade of flowers frame the stage. gala gallery

The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

To raise money with this idea, you could charge people to participate in the event , auction the mural when it has been completed or both. Live Art Auction: You could have high school students create pieces of art to be included in a live auction. Custom postcards and stationary. Many parents would buy this as a keepsake.

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Tips for a Running a Silent and Live Charity Auction

The Biddery Blog

Tips for a Running a Silent and Live Charity Auction Choose the right date for your silent and/or live auction Choosing the right date for your auction is critical. Most auctions are held in either the spring or the fall. A professional auctioneer will charge for their services. Best of all, they are free.

Go Team Go! Live Auction Action!

The Biddery Blog

During a live auction in San Diego, the bidding got going with the help of a couple board members and their daughters. Splendidly dressed, they stood near the stage as the auctioneer worked the crowd. The first few bids would get appreciative claps from the charity's unofficial cheer team.

Wristbands for your Fund Raiser Charity Event?

The Biddery Blog

Help control entry into your charity event with Wristbands Express. Tags: Event Ideas Auction Supplies

Fundraising Events: Food Bank Scavenger Hunt

Fundraiser Ideas

This is a fun fundraising idea , particularly in support of a homeless shelter or food bank. You can decide whether or not they can purchase items.

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Silent Auction Guide: Solicitation Letter

The Biddery Blog

Develop a sexy solicitation letter to request a donation for your auction/raffle. Companies will more likely donate to charities that can provide visibility for their business. The Biddery offers guaranteed solicitation services for charities. Any earlier and you may receive gift certificates with limited expiration dates.

Celebrity Charity Highlight: The Whitney Museum Gala

The Biddery Blog

Tags: Charity Highlight celebrity charity auction

2009 Bras for a Cause Gala and Silent Auction

The Biddery Blog

The one-of-a-kind bras decorated for the 2009 Bras for the Cause Gala and Charity Auction will be on display for public viewing in West Des Moines.

What Can You Donate to a Charity Auction with a Limited Budget?

The Biddery Blog

"I've been asked to provide something for a silent auction. What should I give? I don't have much money." The items that sell well are gift cards: to a nice restaurant, a retailer like Nordstrom or a spa service. With the gift card, create an inexpensive theme to spice up your donation and drive up the bids.

Resource Roundup: Endowments, Auctions, Museum of Fundraising, etc.

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Online Auctions Raise Big Bucks for Charity. How Should Charities Use Social Networks ? Going once! Going Twice! Nicholas D.

Eva Longoria - Charity Chic at Annual El Sueno De Esperanza benefit gala

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Article Pictures Eva Longoria - Charity Chic benefit gala. Tags: celebrity charity auction She stated, “I am a big Ellen fan.

Barbara Streisand is putting more than 400 personal items up for auction to benefit her foundation

The Biddery Blog

Barbra Streisand is putting more than 400 personal items on the auction block to benefit her charity. What good does it do in storage?"

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Lounge on the Links Charity Event

The Biddery Blog

A rather heated live auction raised thousands for the Wounded Warriors Project, the Ken Griffey Jr. Read more at Sweet!

Innovative Cause Marketing 'Inventory'

Cause Related Marketing

I advised a friend, a New York Times best-selling author with his own charity, to auction off the rights to name a character in one of his upcoming books. Selling cause marketing sponsorships… like selling radio or television airtime… means selling the intangible. But that doesn’t mean you don’t have inventory.

Here’s A Successful Fundraising Event

The Agitator

Apparently live and silent auctions played a key role, with more than 300 items up for grabs in the silent auction. charities Don't Miss these Posts fundraising major donors nonprofit management nonprofits Seth GodinAwhile back we reported on Seth Godin’s rant against fundraising events. How was this pulled off?

10 Fun Fundraising Ideas to Excite Any Audience

Fundraiser Ideas

Related posts: Creative Fundraising Ideas: Cake Auction. One of the most effective ways to raise money for your cause or group is by organizing and hosting fundraising events that are designed to attract a crowd. The most successful fun fundraising ideas are those that engage and appeal to a large percentage of the community. Pet pageants.

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3 Quick Tips to Maximize Your Fundraising Efforts

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Think of ways you can bring people out of their homes to fundraise together for your mission, such as the well-known charity fun run.

Taylor Swift Still Kind & Loving After Kanye's Diss

The Biddery Blog

Project ZAMBI Celebrity Charity Auction will benefit orphaned children who lost their parents to AIDS in Africa and other parts of the world.

Charity Highlight: March of Dimes Blue Jean Ball

The Biddery Blog

Bid on sports memorabilia, golf trips, scotch and more in the silent or live auctions, listen to the live band or shake hands with Royals catcher John Buck and his family, this year’s Blue Jean Ball Ambassadors. Tags: Event Themes Charity Highlight It’s a not-so formal event! What a fun idea from March of Dimes in Idaho.

Megan Fox - Celebrity Bartender for a Good Cause

The Biddery Blog

The Transformers beauty hopped behind the bar at Sonny McLean's Irish Pub in Santa Monica, California, on October 2 to benefit the charity Team Stacie.

iphone Publicity Stunt Raises Money for Charity

Fundraising Breakthroughs

The press and people "reading" it were interested in the iphone story and the social networking trend, not the charity's work. I don't get it.

How to get a celebrity sponsor for your charity

The Biddery Blog

The reason charities obtain celebrity sponsorship is because of the publicity value with corporate sponsors, media and your membership.

Riding the Pop Culture Hype - More Charity Event Themes

The Biddery Blog

Use current trends to generate hype and press coverage for your gala or fundraising auction. Don't underestimate the value of pop culture!

Humane Society's 5th Annual "Mardi Paws" Fundraiser

The Biddery Blog

The event will spotlight wines from around the world accompanied by appetizers, coffee, live music, dancing and a silent auction. link].

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Sara Maldonado

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

From there, I have to head over to the JW Marriott at LA Live for a 6 pm charity event so I run into the bathroom to change into evening attire.

8 Step Guide to Planning the Perfect Nonprofit Fundraising Event

J Campbell Social Marketing

But your audience and your goals would be best served by something like a low-key gala or a delightful charity auction. It’s that time!

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