Category: AttendEasy (Fundraising Dinners)

How to Make Your Good Event a Great One!

Your event is over. You can breathe now. How was it? Did you even have a second to listen to the program you spent months planning? Did it feel like everything went wrong? The tables weren’t where they were supposed to be. People showed up at the last minute who you weren’t expecting. The potatoes…

Planning Today for Tomorrow’s Event

The key word in the job Event Planning is PLANNING. The more “planning” you do, the less work you have. Putting this into practice year after year will get you into a groove and allow your events to practically plan themselves! (OK – so that may be an exaggeration, but I promise they will be…

Maximizing the Donation

We’ve been keeping track and you all have some amazing supporters!!! Organizations that manage fundraising events using AttendEasy and FundEasy now have the ability to allow supporters to cover their own transaction fees since we’ve switched payment processors. The response has been phenomenal! On average, an astounding 64% of supporters opt to cover their own transaction fees….

Are Name Tags Necessary?

It is the week of the event. You have your tables set. You have confirmed with your caterer. You just put the finishing touches on your power point. You just have one task left. Printing name tags. But, is this really necessary?!? In a word, yes! In another word, ABSOLUTELY! Name tags allow for social…

When are email invites ok?

Times they are a changing. Phonebooks used to be thick enough to use as a booster seat. Now, with access to contact info online, they’re small enough to be stuffed into a mailbox (if printed at all). Encyclopedia door-to-door sales used to be a popular profession, yielding big sales. These days, encyclopedias themselves are nearly…

Announcing: New Partnership with WePay Payment Processor

Ministry Sync now partners with WePay to provide improved online payment processing and automatic bank deposits for your events. Here are a few reasons why you’re going to love using WePay: Keep up to 100% of your donations and registration fees! Donors have the option to cover their own transaction fees. Faster and better reporting!…

Tools of the Trade: Table Host Packet

Most often, first-time skydivers have an experienced jumper on their back. Yes, this jumping buddy will make sure the shoot deploys at the right time and that the rookie sticks their landing, but many times they also help the jumper to… well… jump. You’re utilizing a powerful tool for your event this year—one that has great…

9 Qs to Ask Before Setting Up Your Event in AttendEasy

  As part of our “Running a Great Event” series, our sales and support staff has worked together to bring you key questions you should ask yourself before setting up your event in order to make the planning process as simple as possible. Online registration is a great tool that has been proven to increase attendance—are you…

Is Event Branding Really Important?

In a word, yes. Consistent marketing increases the professionalism of your event—from the invitation to your online registration, a sharp look can encourage high-end partners to attend your event. When you repeatedly use the same event graphic, people recognize it and understand what they are seeing immediately without the need to seek out further information….

A Trick to Find Anyone in your Event

Do you know the trick to finding virtually any word on a page? Like a walker name in your column browser, or a particular guest’s name in your all members list? There is a very simple shortcut to help you find any name in AttendEasy, FundEasy, and heck, pretty much any page on your computer!…