Category: AttendEasy (Fundraising Dinners)

How to Increase Attendance at Your Next Fundraising Event

How to Increase Attendance at Your Next Fundraising Event

Hosting an event, such as a gala or banquet, can be an effective way to raise money for your organization. However, the success of these types of events is often directly connected to the number of people that show up and choose to donate or get involved with your organization. Here are our top tips…

10 Fundraising Tips for Nonprofits

10 Fundraising Tips for Nonprofits

Whether you have orchestrated hundreds of fundraising events or you are just getting started, there are always ways to enhance your fundraising efforts.  Your goal is to make an impact. To further your mission and cause, you call upon your community for their partnership and support. From setting goals to making your event known, here…

Post-Event Article Round Up!

Once you have completed your event, it’s tempting to feel like you can slow down… and believe us, we get it! You’ve worked hard to pull off a successful event. But, just because your event is over does not mean the work is done! You’ve built up the momentum and excitement about your organization –…

The Day After the Event

It’s finished! Your event was yesterday and all the time, money and effort that you put in came to fruition. Now, you can rest. Wait. No, you can’t! You’ve only just begun! It’s time for the follow-up. Sometimes, organizations focus so much energy solely on the event itself. However, if you aren’t careful, you overlook the…

Event Planning Article Round Up!

This week we’re rounding up five of our most helpful event planning articles for you to reference all in one place! If you’re planning an event, re-visit these articles to walk you through some very important tips and details. #1: How to Delegate: 4 Easy Steps! “A few years ago, the day of our nonprofit’s…

5 Event Planning Tips!

The five years I spent event planning for a nonprofit came with a WHOLE lot of lessons along the way. I quickly learned what worked, and what didn’t! From estimating how much volunteer help I’d need, to how early I should send invitations, to what we could do to save money… I learned lesson after…

Refresh Your Fundraising: 3 Event Types

Wondering what you can do to improve your fundraising strategy? Trying to inject some new life (or new events) into to your current fundraising schedule? These questions are part of the fundraising world’s ongoing challenge: how to sustain and improve your organization’s fundraising plan. A mark of a great development and event planning team is…

Describe your event in 5 easy steps!

One of the first and most important things you can do in preparation for your upcoming fundraising event is decide what exactly you want to communicate or emphasize about your event to your community! The purpose of your event and what your attendees or participants can expect MUST be clearly communicated for a successful start…

A Year in Review…

Wow! 2018 was a blessed year. From launching significant updates and new features within AttendEasy & FundEasy, to meeting so many of you at conferences, to adding new members to our team… what a year! We can’t wait to get started on 2019, but first… let’s take a look at the BEST of 2018. Here…

Email or Invitation?

Emails & Invitations

Because you have done such a good job of saving your stats over the years, you know how valuable this data is in having a solid start for your invitation list on your upcoming event. Haven’t saved those stats? No worries, we have! Use the information from your past events to send invitations to people for…