We know intuitively that if the guests at your gala feel empathy for the people or animals your nonprofit serves, then they are more likely to donate money to your cause.
If you’ve landed a “Matching Gift” for your paddle raiser (aka fund-a-need), give yourself a huge pat on the back!
The first thing we’ll tell about this topic is this -- WE ARE BIASED!
I think most nonprofits are aware that the “story” of the work their organization does has to be front and center during their fundraisers.
As a silent auction event planner, you want to give your event every chance at success. You want to raise a ton of money for your organization and, of course, you want to show