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Twestival Local Canada Setting Up Your Page & Fundraising Tips


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This webinar covers:
- step-by-step demo on how to set up a CanadaHelps GivingPage for your Twestival Local event
- Fundraising ideas & tips to make your Twestival Local event a success!

Presenter: Kirstin Beardsley, Marketing & Communications Manager, CanadaHelps

CanadaHelps is proud to be the fundraising partner for Twestival 2011 for all Canadian events.

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Twestival Local Canada Setting Up Your Page & Fundraising Tips

  1. 1. Setting Up Your Fundraising Page & Fundraising Tips March 7, 2011
  2. 2. Today’s PresenterKirstin Beardsley Marketing & Communications Manager CanadaHelps
  3. 3. What is CanadaHelps? A public charitable foundation that provides accessible and affordable online technology to both donors and charities.For Charities A cost-effective means of raising funds online.For Donors A one-stop-shop for giving. CanadaHelps is a charity helping charities. CanadaHelps is giving made simple.
  5. 5. Donations Received
  7. 7. • Offer a ticket for non-attendees (at half the price) if people would like to still donate and support the cause
  8. 8. • Don’t just focus on corporate sponsors – contact local organizations too that are familiar with the recipient charity• After all, Twestival Local is … local!
  9. 9. • Seek out in-kind donation opportunities: venue, catering, décor, raffle prizes, printing supplier, entertainment
  10. 10. • Have a silent auction at the event with donated prizes from organizations
  11. 11. • Sell raffle tickets at the event for one of the bigger prizes
  12. 12. • Get a company to sponsor a hashtag• Example: Twestival Phoenix 2011 supports-twestivalphx-at-5-per-tweet-iheartcox.html
  13. 13. • Sell t-shirts with the city logo
  14. 14. • Set up a friendly rivalry with another Twestival city
  15. 15. Keep in touch!