6 Tips for Gala Planning That Nobody Ever Told You

6 Tips for Gala Planning

We love planning galas. Galas allow us to combine all of our organizational strengths- strategy, creativity and execution- while also giving us an opportunity to stretch and grow, as we try new things. As we wind down the 2017 spring fundraising season, we wanted to share a few things organizations should be thinking about, as … Read more6 Tips for Gala Planning That Nobody Ever Told You

How Relevant is Your Special Event in Today’s Market?

Engagement strategies matter as much as the charitable affair itself

Charity auctions. Wine tastings. Formal awards dinners. Black tie galas. Feel-good races. Fundraising walks.

Many nonprofit organizations repeat the same roster of events each year, or ask simply, “Which type of fundraising event should we have next?” rather than looking under the surface at more critical factors.

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Reasons Why Your ‘Successful’ Event is Really an Epic Fail

Ways to refresh your event planning strategy

Each year, your nonprofit organization’s roster of stand-out events breaks out in full swing, amid accolades, anticipation and applause. Your event planners and public relations squad have honed in on a formula that works.

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