Daily Archives: February 7, 2012

How far a pencil can take you

This week’s class began as an introduction to the fundraising world. As we begin writing our letters to friends, family, and just about anyone we can get to help, I can’t help but wonder: where do I begin? Or an … Continue reading

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Putting the “Fun” in Fundraising

Spreading awareness about a cause or a movement is important to build interest and support.  So far this Spring semester I have been educated about the cause “School Supplies for Afghan Children”; I’ve learned how to spread the message; and … Continue reading

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Ask Me About Asking You (?)

Have you ever needed money for something? Had to fund-raise for some cause? Sell cheesecakes for cancer research or breakfast for baby needs? This week for my class, I have been assigned to write donor letters asking for either money … Continue reading

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