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Does my event need a theme?

Does my event need a theme?

“Does my gala need a theme? Should the event theme be the same year after year? What if people don’t want to participate?”  These are all completely valid questions you’ve *probably* had. We’d like to share a few answers:  We recommend having a theme for your...
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What donors want: fundraising elements that appeal the most

What donors want: fundraising elements that appeal the most

GiveSmart conducted a research study to determine what donors expect and prefer when it comes to big fundraising events. Additionally, we wanted to compare those expectations to those of the event planners to determine the largest gaps and how they can be closed. ...
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7 Fundraising Myths

7 Fundraising Myths

I’m sure you’ve heard countless dos and don’ts of fundraising, and perhaps some of those align your organization’s practices. Additionally, most organizations have a decent handle on what their donors care about and what their giving tendencies are like based on...
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