What is a fund-raiser? • An event sponsored to raise money for a group and its programs
Why organize a fund-raiser? • To make money • To attract new members • To educate the public • To show that you have community support • To gain financial independence
Planning a fund-raiser • Establish your goals • Choose the event • Seek out supporters • Organize • Review
Questions about you and your group • Could this project create new members? • Could it create leaders? • Could it bring us partners? • Could it teach us skills? • Will this fund-raiser challenge us?