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4 Advantages To Using The Internet for Fundraising

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The internet provides the perfect medium to run a successful fundraising campaign. Online fundraising can provide your organization with increased reach, improved speed, limited risk, and a safer environment when compared to traditional fundraisers.

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4 Advantages To Using The Internet for Fundraising

  1. 1. 4 Advantages ToUsing The Internet for Fundraising
  2. 2.  The internet provides the perfect medium to run a successful fundraising campaign.Online fundraising can provide your organization with increased reach, improved speed, limited risk, and a safer environment when compared to traditional fundraisers.
  3. 3.  Email and social networking exponentially increase the reach your group can gain when in comes to contacting supporters from different geographic locations as well as those within close proximity.Internet based fundraising initiatives can reach potential donors from coast to coast and beyond.Your support network is no longer limited to just those nearby friends and family.
  4. 4. The speed at which you can reach potential donors is another key advantage of web based fundraising.The ability to process online donations, coupled with email and text message based campaigns make obtaining and tracking results quick and easy.
  5. 5. A traditional fundraiser usually involves purchasing inventory, handing out inventory, counting and managing stock, delivering goods sold, organizing volunteers, and booking rental space.An online fundraiser can all be done in front of a computer using email and your website as a communications tool.
  6. 6. An internet fundraiser can also eliminate the common burden of left-over inventory faced by many traditional fundraisers. A referral program is an example of an online fundraiser where there is no need to purchase or carry inventory.Your group is paid for referring products regardless of the quantity sold. There is no longer a need to purchase large quantities of inventory that your group may never be able to sell.
  7. 7. Most online fundraisers are free to set up so there is no break-even point to worry about and normally only a few sales is required to cover all of your expenses and insure a profit.
  8. 8. There is also an added element of safety when using the internet to fundraise. Since there is no door-to-door selling involved in an online fundraising campaign, there is no need to approach strangers when asking for money.For good fundraising ideason how to have unique fund raisers visit http://www.instepfundraising.com

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