Category: Tips

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…

How to Eliminate Lines at Check-In

We’ve all been there. Your banquet begins at 7:00. Registration opens at 6:30. You have 30 minutes to check-in people and get them to their seats before the program begins. Then, it starts: Walk-ins, new table requests, someone coming in another’s place… The lines!!! You do what you need to do. One request at a…

3 Secrets to Increase Your Banquet Response

Non-profit organizations should host fundraising banquets. We hear that all the time. But what does that look like? There are so many questions you need to ask, such as: How do we avoid people who come and don’t give a donation? How do we get the right people in the room? Do we advertise in church…

Equip Your Fundraisers

  Without support, non-profits could not exist. This is the reality organizations must work with in order to grow. But, how do you engage your fundraisers so that they become cheerleaders for your organization? Teach your participants Social Networking. Encourage your participants to use their social networks. Use social networking tools like Facebook, Twitter, and…

Save those Stats!

How many people registered for your last event? When did most people register? How many cancelled? How much revenue did your last walk produce? The one from three years ago? This is important information that, when used correctly, actually helps you plan and predict your next event’s outcome. Many planners can recite details from the last event, but…

Fundraising Walk To-Do List

Did you know that the ideal start time for planning a fundraising walk is 24 weeks (or 6 months) before the event? How is your planning going? Many organizations recruit fundraisers through walks.  A fundraising walk is not only a healthy way for your participants to raise money for a good cause, but also a very…

Unlock the Power of the Table Host

Are you and your Table Hosts using the Guest List Manager in AttendEasy to its fullest potential? This feature entrusts your Table Hosts to manage their own tables online which saves you extra work and it is already included in your AttendEasy software. Coming from ministry backgrounds, we know the value Table Hosts add to having a successful event. Because…

How AttendEasy Saves You Time & Money

It can be pretty easy sometimes to confuse being good stewards of money with not spending any money at all. We get it. At one point, most of us at Ministry Sync worked at non-profits and that guides us in our work as we create products that ensure efficiency AND value. As a non-profit organization,…