We collated four incredibly effective fundraising ideas that will help you get the most out of your donations. Whether you're a non-profit organization, a school, or an individual seeking support for a cause, these strategies can make a significant impact on your fundraising efforts.
Want to get the most out of your social media campaign to promote your fundraiser? We've enlisted expert blogger, Kathy Hope, to give some great advice.
Two different charities, two different events. Find out how both maximised virtual fundraising to smash their fundraising targets.
Although COVID19 restrictions are currently being lifted, it’s unlikely live fundraising events will return to normal for some time. Charities, non-profits and community causes need to plan for on-going disruption to fundraising events.
If you’re running an online fundraiser, you might wonder if you can make it as successful as a live event. Will your supporters find a virtual event as fun and engaging as a live fundraiser?
We talk daily to fundraisers who are sourcing prizes for their live and silent auctions. It can be a challenging and time consuming job. So, it's no surprise that 3rd party fundraising prizes are hugely popular. Here are 9 key questions to ask before you take the plunge.
Are you familiar with the key trends that will maximise your fundraising in 2020? Find out how these emerging and on-going trends are shaping the way successful nonprofits and charities attract support from donors and sponsors,
A mobile fundraising app could revolutionise your fundraising. From school fundraisers to charity gala dinners, a fundraising app is the easy option that delivers great results.
Fundraising events can be complicated to organise. With so many elements to get right, plenty can go wrong. We've got the fundraising ideas you need to make sure your charity and non-profit fundraising event runs like clockwork.
Want to entice bidders at your next online charity auction? Add these delightful European getaways to your fundraiser.
Want to raise money for charity but don’t know where to start? Would it help if we told you there are mobile fundraising options right there on your phone.
School fundraising can be time consuming for the many volunteers who are part of the school community. We've got three effective, self-run school fundraising ideas that will raise more and save time.
Our new online fundraising platform will transform your next fundraising event. Find out how about the awesome new ways to help you raise more.
We've expanded our fundraising prize collection to offer bidders even more tantalising choice at your next charity auction.
Good question! Sealed bids are a great way to introduce tension and excitement at fundraising events, but they should only be used for certain prizes.
Consignment holidays are a great drawcard for many fundraising auctions. However, before you include a luxury getaway in your fundraising auction prize package, make sure the quality matches your expectations.
Is your non-profit thinking about using a digital fundraising platform? He's why it chooses to opt for a flexible, white label solution.
Your fundraising leaderboard can deliver so much more than just donation updates. From custom display to amount tallies, find out how powerful your leaderboard can be.
Running a pre-event marketing campaign can make a huge difference to your fundraising success. And the good news is it doesn't have to be complicated or expensive. Find out how.
Find out how GalaBid's NEW digital fundraising platform is all set to deliver amazing results for your great cause.
If you're baffled by online fundraising and fundraising platform terms, here's our guide to the words you need to know.
Fundraisers are often inspired by the needs of local people, families and organisations. Here are some great charity fundraising ideas to make your community cause count!
Want to raise money for a great cause but don't have time to organise a full-scale event? We've got some great digital fundraising solutions for time poor fundraisers.
Don't let your donation drive get lost at your fundraising event. Give it time in the spotlight to send cash pledges sky-high!
The live auction is often the pinnacle of a many fundraising events. Here's how you can get the most from your event highlight and smash your live auction targets.
Solo fundraiser, Jimmy Hayes, is raising funds for MS Australia by undertaking a gruelling trek across The Great Wall of China. Find out about his trek preparation and how you can help Jimmy smash his fundraising target.
Want to boost donations and auction bids at your next fundraising event? The addition of a big screen can give you the revenue raising firepower you're looking for.
We take a close look at Australia based charity Support Act and their important work in providing help and support for musicians and music workers.
Setting the perfect silent auction item price isn't always easy. Too high and you may deter bidders, too low and you may not get a good return on your prize. Here are some tips to help make sure the price is right.
Want to give your fundraising auction bidders the chance to go wild? We’ve just added two amazing once-in-a-lifetime consignment prize options that are sure to feature on everybody’s bucket list.
We know that holidays are a consistent hit at fundraising auctions. Who doesn’t get excited at the prospect of a getaway to somewhere fabulous? While holidays are guaranteed to get bidders’ pulses racing, the trick is to offer a range of experiences that appeal to both the thrill and the chill seekers. GalaBid’s NEW prize update consists of consignment options perfect for people who relish the element of surprise. Our Tasmania adventure gives auction winners the freedom of the open road, while our mystery cruise offers relaxation and indulgence via a luxury liner.
CALM is an award winning charity dedicated to preventing male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under the age of 45 in the UK. The Calm Photography Movement was founded to help men express their emotions and provoke conversation through the medium of photography.
GalaBid is committed to delivering innovative technology that maximises fundraising returns to non-profits and charities. We’re constantly reviewing our digital auction platform to ensure it offers our clients a best-in-class experience. It’s why we’re thrilled to announce the arrival of our brand NEW fundraising technology. Built from the ground up, our development team has worked tirelessly for over a year to hone the perfect platform.
At the end of last year we told you about our 2018 initiative to sponsor two children, one in Zambia and one in Uganda. Through charitable organisations, Zambia’s Childand School For Life, we’ll be helping the children access education and associated support to secure a positive future for them and their communities. We’ll receive regular updates about how the children are progressing and we’re looking forward to sharing their experiences with you.
On February 21 and 22 the annual Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME 2018) will return to Australia’s city of Melbourne. Attracting event professionals from around the world, AIME is an industry renowned forum for the exchange of ideas, knowledge and connections.
The drive to secure sponsors for your fundraising event is often a major part of the organisation process. Fundraising sponsorship not only provides important financial support, it can be an effective marketing channel for the charity/non-profit and associated events.
Crafting compelling copy can be tricky. The tone, style and length of fundraising marketing communications are important to get right. Here are 10 tips to make your messages effective.
Last year we introduced you to our fabulous New Zealand team and some of the terrific projects they were working on. 2017 was a successful year for GalaBid’s NZ fundraising partners. Cathy Taylor and her team worked hard to help lots of charities and non-profits beat their event fundraising targets.
Want to create a bidding frenzy at your next fundraising auction? Highly sought after and difficult to obtain prizes are perfect for exceeding your fundraising target. Whether it’s exclusive holidays, original artwork or unique pieces of jewellery, offering bidders the chance to obtain that hard-to-get prize gives your auction a genuine and desirable point of difference.
The success of your charity fundraiser depends on generating more. From event buzz to auction bidders to money raised – more is better. Generating ‘more’ means extending the reach of your cause. But engaging existing supporters and finding new ones can be a challenge...