GoodDining on Valentine's Day


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Valentine's Day is a great time to make the most of GoodDining. Make sure to remind your non-profit's supporters that when they eat at a GoodDining restaurant, they are helping to support your cause! Check out this guide for quick ideas on how to remind them.

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GoodDining on Valentine's Day

  1. 1. GoodDining and Valentine’s DayGetting your supporters to show you some love
  2. 2. GoodDining: What’s Inside3. What is GoodDining?4. How It Works5. Step 1: Where to Take a Date?6. Step 2: The Message7. Step 3: Excite Your Supporters - Sample Email8. Step 3: Excite Your Supporters - Sample Facebook Posts9. Step 3: Excite Your Supporters - Sample Twitter Posts10. Date, Dine, Donate11. Frequently Asked Questions1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 2
  3. 3. What is GoodDining?• GoodDining is a joint venture between and the Rewards Network• GoodDining is the nation’s first 365 day-a-year dine for charity program• GoodDining has over 10,000 restaurants participating nationwide so your supporters can dine locally or on the go anywhere in the U.S.• Program members earn a 2.5% donation on the first $750 spent; 5% thereafter – includes tax & tip• Earn an additional 1% donation when you complete a post-dining survey of the restaurant within 30 days1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 3
  4. 4. How Good Dining WorksWhat to Do• Enroll in the GoodDining program by completing the form and registering a credit or debit card• Dine out at participating restaurants on days when donations can be earned and pay with your registered cardWhere to Dine• Eat or Take out at local bistros and fine-dining• Use GoodDining search to find these participating restaurants in your local areaWhat You’ll Get• When you provide a valid email address and marketing permission, you’ll earn 2.5% donation when you dine at a participating restaurant• The more you dine out, the more donations you’ll earn – up to 6%1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 4
  5. 5. Step 1: Where to Take YourValentine?Search GoodDining and identifyrestaurants that are likely places for aromantic Valentine’s Day date: a few restaurants making surethat they are at different spendinglevelsWrite down these restaurants anduse them in your marketing copy1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 5
  6. 6. Step 2: The Message• Make your message urgent Valentine’s Day is around the corner! Make reservations soon before it’s too late!• Make your message relevant: Book your Valentine’s Day reservation at [INSERT LOCAL RESTAURANT]!• Explain how it benefits your organization: Sign up for GoodDining and they’ll donate up to 6% of the cost of your meal to support our cause1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 6
  7. 7. Step 3: Excite Your Supporters(Slide 1 of 3)Send an email to let them know aboutGoodDiningDear Friend,Valentine’s Day is around the corner; haveyou made a reservation yet?If you sign up for GoodDining, they will donate up to 6% of your meal cost tobenefit [INSERT CAUSE]. All you have to do is sign up and dine at aparticipating restaurant.We recommend [INSERT LOCAL RESTAURANT]. Their [INSERT MENU ITEM]is fantastic. Or you can search for other local participating restaurants here: Valentine’s Day!1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 7
  8. 8. Step 3: Excite Your Supporters(Slide 2 of 3)Connect with Supporters on FacebookDid you know that [Insert Local Restaurant]is a GoodDining Restaurant? They’ll donateup to 6% of your meal cost to our cause.Register today and make that Valentine’s Dayreservation you made your reservations forValentine’s Day yet? Don’t forget aboutGoodDining! They’ll donate up to 6% ofyour meal cost to support our cause. Findlocal participating restaurants here: ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 8
  9. 9. Step 3: Excite Your Supporters(Slide 3 of 3)Connect with supporters on TwitterShow us some love on Valentine’s Day!Register for GoodDining. They donate upto 6% of your meal cost to our cause. your Valentine’s Day meal count.GoodDining will donate up to 6% of yourcheck to our cause. Find restaurants: you know that [Insert Local Restaurant] isa GoodDining Restaurant? Register today andmake your Valentine’s Day reservation ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 9
  10. 10. Date, Dine, Donate (and a little fun)• If you’re going out on a first date, suggest a restaurant that participates in the GoodDining program• Encourage your date to try the most expensive thing on the menu, or order a number of appetizers if your date can’t decide between several tempting options• Make sure you order a really good bottle of wine• If you’re not completely stuffed – try one or more desserts• Impress your date by picking up the whole check, TIPPING BIG and explaining how your date has impacted your favorite charity1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 10
  11. 11. Frequently Asked Questions(Slide 1 of 4)• Q. Why do I have to register a credit/debit card with GoodDining Program?• A. Our goal with the GoodDining Program is to provide members with an easy-to-use rewards program that is totally discreet. We have special processing technology that tracks the use of credit and debit cards registered with us when theyre used at participating restaurants, bars and clubs. We can then track members spending and automatically deposit donations into the designated GoodDining account. This way, there are no ID cards to present or coupons to clip. The restaurant, bar or club will not know about you earning donations. Please note that the GoodDining Program will never charge your credit/debit card without your permission. You may review our Privacy Policy here.1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 11
  12. 12. Frequently Asked Questions(Slide 2 of 4)• Q. Is a secure website?• A. Yes. When you register your credit card or access your account information, you are accessing our secure server. The secure server software (SSL) encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us. Additionally, all of the customer data we collect is protected against unauthorized access.1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 12
  13. 13. Frequently Asked Questions(Slide 3 of 4)• Q. How does my dining activity get tracked?• A. When you pay your bill for a qualified dine at a participating restaurant, bar or club using a credit/debit card youve registered with us, we track your total transaction amount and award donations based on your current Membership Level, which are automatically deposited into your GoodDining account.1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 13
  14. 14. Frequently Asked Questions(Slide 4 of 4)• Q. Do I need to let the restaurant know Im a member of the GoodDining Program?• A. No. The GoodDining Program is a totally discreet way to earn donations, with the following features: • No ID card to present. • No special coupon to redeem. • No membership number to remember. • No one knows youre using the GoodDining Program.• Fine more answers at: ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 14
  15. 15. How Can We Help?Please email any questions to:information@goodsearch.comOr call:877-466-30041/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 15
  16. 16. Thank You1/30/2012 ©2011 GoodSearch, LLC All Rights Reserved 16