Raising funds would somewhat rude if you are just going to simply ask an amount of money directly from the potential donor. If that is the case, then you are not raising funds at all but soliciting. Although the latter is also one type of fund raising ideas, these days asking a person some amount of money even for a good cause but not having something in return would be difficult. However, through the use of unique and creative fundraising software and ideas, acquiring the target budget would become easy. After its success, the software will help promote transparency and will ensures proper utilization of funds as well.
Below are some of the unique fund raising ideas:
Fun Run – organizers of fun run activities can raise funds from the registration of the participants and at the same time promote health. Who would not want to participate in a health-promoting activity?
Variety Show – members of the group that who will need the funds can showcase their talents to entertain the viewers in exchange of viewing tickets.
Benefit meal – it can be dinner, lunch or whatever meal gathering of your preference. Part of the payment for the food will be set aside for a cause.
Sports Activities – part of the proceeds of the tickets sales or all of it to watch games will be gathered for the use of a certain purposeful activity.
Art Work and Exhibits – some artists will gather all their creations and sell it to interested clients and the proceeds will be used to fund a certain event or donated to a beneficiary.
All of these and more are just few of the creative ways of fund raising activities. Benefactors will be more inspired to donate or avail such activities because aside from the mere giving, they could also get something in return. In short, the money was not gathered for nothing.