Archive for the ‘Community Service’ Category

What is the worst fundraising scam you have heard of?

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009
myopenhandsguy asked:

I work with small non-profit groups, and am working on proposals for some potential clients. The hardest part of this business is building trust, because so many people in fundraising are scam artists.

I am collecting people’s stories of bad deals and rip-offs. Would be interested in yours.

fundraising ideas with little or no investment?

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009
24 asked:

i am planning to do a fundraising to benefit children with little or no investment. Can anyone give me some ideas as I am working alone to donate to an organization. My idea is hiring a magician and selling ticket but that is too much money, so please help