Building A Strong Foundation Brick By Brick

5 Fundraising Brick Campaigns for Inspiration

One of the best things about Fundraising Brick as a fundraising concept is that it is so flexible. Unlike some types of fundraisers that only work for schools or only work for sports teams, Fundraising Brick can be used to generate needed cash flow for nearly any group. Take a look at five groups that have successfully used (and/or still do use) Fundraising Brick as a cornerstone of their fundraising campaigns. St. Louis [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:41:22+00:00October 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Raising Money with Brick Engraving – The Basics

Fundraising can be a challenge for any school, club, team or other organization. In today’s tricky economic times, it can be hard to get your members on board to sell candy or collect donations. However, there is one fundraising option that is unique and profitable—fundraising bricks. If you are looking for a method of raising money that will not drive your group crazy, read along and discover how easy it is to get [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:42:20+00:00September 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|

How to Use Social Media for Rescue Group Fundraising

Running an animal rescue group can be a very rewarding task. However, it is always a challenge to make sure you have the funds necessary to keep your group operating so you can keep rescuing animals and making a difference. Luckily, fundraising today can be easier than it was in years past. That is because social media allows you to get in touch with potential donors with just a few mouse clicks. Here [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:42:58+00:00September 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Five Great Breast Cancer Awareness Memorial Ideas

According to BreastCancer.org, 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer at some point in their life. Since early detection is a significant factor in fighting this disease, making more women aware of it is important. That is why October has been named Breast Cancer Awareness month. If someone special in your life has fought breast cancer, perhaps you would like to honor or memorialize her and also build awareness of the [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:44:06+00:00September 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Boosting Your Profits: Athletic Fundraising Tips

Whether at the recreational or high school level, running a sports program requires two things: athletes and money. Luckily, there are usually willing participants, if you know where to look. However, finding the funding to keep your athletics program running, and growing, can be a sticking point. The problem with many top fundraising ideas is that they simply do not bring in the level of profit that you may need or want. Before [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:44:55+00:00August 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|

Three Fundraising Superstars–and How They Do It

One of the biggest challenges for nonprofit organizations is fundraising. Coming up with top fundraising ideas is hard enough, but then getting people involved in the campaigns can prove nearly impossible. However, some organizations simply “get it”. Here are three groups that have discovered how to win at the fundraising game. Perhaps their experiences can inspire you as you plan your next fundraising drive. More than Me – More than Me is a group that [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:45:42+00:00August 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|

5 Ways to Use Facebook for Your Fundraising Campaign

Social media is something that affects every aspect of our lives today. Even as you use it for entertainment, marketing, working and yes, socialization, it is easy to forget that it is an excellent tool for fundraising too. Next time you begin a new fundraising campaign, consider these five ways that Facebook can help you reach, and even exceed your goals. Set Up an Official Page – It is easy to set up an [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:46:42+00:00August 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|

5 Gift Ideas for National Grandparent’s Day

September 13 is National Grandparent’s Day. Of course, your grandma and grandpa deserve to be appreciated every day of the year, but this holiday is your big chance to wow them. The only question is, what should you get them? Well, we've come up with a few great gift suggestions. Check them out! Enjoy a Meal Together A familiar situation for most grandchildren, as soon as you enter Grandma's kitchen you're offered mountains [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:47:54+00:00July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|

5 College Fundraising Ideas to Support Your University

“A mind is a terrible thing to waste.” This is an extremely strong statement and it's true. That's why many people pursue a higher education. At Fundraising Brick, we believe that the same can be said about fundraising opportunities. Never miss an opportunity to fundraise, especially when it's for your university. It's that notion that led us to create this quick list of fundraising ideas that you can use to help meet your [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:49:16+00:00July 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|

7 Wild Zoo Fundraising Ideas

Everyone loves their local zoo and when we say everyone, we mean more than 175 million visitors annually across the country. It's not hard to see why these numbers are so high. The zoo is fun for the whole family, promotes getting out and getting your blood moving for the afternoon and most importantly, it provides an environment where people of all ages can learn about animals from all over the world. Our [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:50:49+00:00July 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|