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Fundraising with Golf – Does it Work?

I have played in about eight of those fundraising golf tournaments and personally ran two more. I found them to be very low in the return on the investment. Furthermore, the risk associated with weather hampers the real bottom line. Overall, I don’t endorse this type of fundraising for your charity. Allow me to walk through the math. I have pulled the data from over 22 events to calculate the average revenue, expenses, and the bottom line to the charity. Finally I’ll finish with some humorous stories about what really happens at these events.

Fundraising with Bowling – An Effective Event

01/16/2013

Raising money while having a good time as a charity can be a challenge.  The primary goal of any charity event is to have a good time and remind the participants of the mission of the organization.  The secondary goal is to raise money.  Bowling [...]

Fundraising with Golf – Does it Work?

01/03/2013

I have played in about eight of those fundraising golf tournaments and personally ran two more.  I found them to be very low in the return on the investment.  Furthermore, the risk associated with weather hampers the real bottom line.  Overall, I [...]