We've put together a list of everything you need to know on running a successful event fundraiser.
1. Promote your event get to momentum
To begin making progress towards your fundraising goals, you’ll need to get your event page in front of as many people as possible. Sharing your fundraiser with the greatest number of potential donors increases exposure and may make others more likely to share your cause with people in their network, too. There are many strategies you can use to promote your fundraiser, but we’ve compiled a list of our best tips here.
2. Keep your supporters engaged
Your communication with your donors shouldn’t end once they’ve shown support for your cause. You can keep them engaged throughout your fundraiser’s duration with status updates and other newsworthy info. Click here to learn how to keep them in the loop.
3. Be responsive to your donors
Givebacks has made it simple for supporters to email you directly with questions from your event page. This facilitates a strong relationship among donors and experience managers, which we believe is important to any fundraiser’s success. Be sure to reply so you don’t miss out on any inquiries regarding donations or other important matters.
4. Check in registrants at your event
As your event approaches, you can export a complete list of registrants from your experience management menu. This will make it quick and easy to check your guests in as they arrive.
5. Utilize your experience’s donor data
After your event, you’ll have a wealth of valuable information you can use to help plan and promote another fundraiser. We’ve made it simple to export donor data and add it to your CRM and mailing lists. Find out how to access this report in a few simple steps here.