Signature Event Masterplan

A year-round charity event planning guide.
Dream big. Then dream bigger.

Maybe you’re just beginning to plan your event; maybe you’re months in and wondering what’s next. Everything you need to set, meet, and brilliantly surpass your goals is within reach. 

No need to reinvent the wheel-we’ve gathered data from thousands of events and compiled a thorough and specific timeline for planning yours.  

In this guide you will find best practices and tips to: 

  • Set your budget 
  • Choose a captivating venue 
  • Identify and secure sponsors 
  • Market your event 
  • Incorporate event technology 
  • Create a clean run-of-show 
  • Engage and follow up with donors
    …and more! 


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Brandon Stec

Brandon Stec is the Director of Marketing at GiveSmart and an Indiana University graduate who's worked across sports and tech over the last decade. Brandon sits on the board for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and works as a youth mentor. He resides in Chicago, loves his dog, Mango, and is a published author.
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