How To Word A Funeral Fundraiser
Apr21

How To Word A Funeral Fundraiser

If you have recently suffered the loss of a loved one and are faced with organising their funeral, the cost may be something you are not able to finance alone. Did you know that the average cost of a funeral in the US is around $10,000 – with similar costs reported in the UK, Canada and elsewhere?   And, even for those who have organised funeral payment plans, these can still fall short of the costs involved when personal...

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Your Crowdfunding Planner – How to get it right.
Apr18

Your Crowdfunding Planner – How to get it right.

What will help maximise the chances of your crowdfunding campaign’s success? Having a great looking campaign Having a solid crowd of friends, family, business associates or community Having a worthwhile cause that your crowd will identify with and want to back and share Having a realistic target Have a realistic time frame to raise those funds So if you can tick all of the above, how do you actually plan and sustain interest in...

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How do online fundraising sites work?
May20

How do online fundraising sites work?

  Unless you avoid social media, newspapers and the population in general there is good chance you’ve heard about the online fundraising phenomenon that is crowdfunding. But how does it work?   We’ve packed this article with heaps of useful information about how online fundraising sites work and how you can make online fundraising really work for you.   What is crowdfunding?   Crowdfunding is exactly what it sounds...

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Which online fundraising site should I use?
May16

Which online fundraising site should I use?

With a staggering estimated 2000 crowdfunding platforms to choose from, how do you narrow them down to a shortlist of just a manageable handful?   Firstly, just because you have the ‘quantity’ to choose from, does not mean you a guaranteed to have the quality, meaning many can be dismissed very early on. Does the site look professional? Are there plenty of campaigns? Have the campaigns had recent donations? These are just a few...

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How to setup a personal fundraising page
Apr29

How to setup a personal fundraising page

It can sound daunting setting up a personal fundraising page. You may have reservations about asking others for money. You may feel that your computer skills are not capable of making your campaign look the way you want it to. You may even feel that your cause isn’t worthy. Which is why here at GoGetFunding.com we have decided to take you through the process, so you can be confident setting up your personal fundraising page.  ...

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Fundraising without selling products
Apr18

Fundraising without selling products

You’ve done your research and found out that a great way to raise funds, is to offer products as an incentive. From school bake sales, to charity christmas cards, through to ticket events and even handmade jewellery or art work – everyone seems to be doing it. This sounds great – but what if you don’t have anything to offer? Or selling just isn’t you. Can fundraising still be successful? The answer is; most definitely,...

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