Your Fundraising Event Checklist

We all have things in our lives that are important to us. Some people are active in doing what they can to improve the state of the environment. Others are focused on helping abandoned pets find new homes. Still others want to give as much as they can to the arts and culture organizations in their communities. Whatever the case and whatever the reason for giving, many people involved with nonprofits and active groups find themselves in need of organizing or holding an event. And doing a fundraising event that’s successful can be key to giving groups the funds they need. So how do you do that?

For starters, you have to have a specific goal. It can’t be “I want to raise money.” It has to be something like, “I want to raise $5,000 to support an after-school program.” What else do you need to know? This graphic explains it.