People do not give as freely when job losses are mounting and money is tight. Many people though are very successful in raising money for a variety of special causes. Almost anyone can raise funds these days if you know how to go about it. Today we will look at different ways to raise funds that you may never think about. They are all proven methods that work and help fundraisers get the money they need to keep operating.
Discount cards are one of the more popular ways in-kind donations for nonprofits to raise funds for your group or organization. These cards are usually very low cost and can be used at local businesses for a discount. People love to save money and toss in the ability to help a worthy cause you have a real winner. Another great fundraiser that over the years just seems to keep growing is bake sales. Every year at schools and communities around the world you see bake sales. The twist on this is these new bake sales incorporate different events such as a carnival to draw people in. Sales from these types of bake sales seem to do really well.
Pizza without a doubt is one of the best fundraisers around. Groups can sell cards, pizza supplies, or even single slices of pizza. All three have proven to be great fundraising tools for schools, churches and nonprofit organizations. Fundraising has changed a little bit over the years, but the fun has not.