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[21 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
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[13 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Online Fundraising 101; A Guide For the Ambitious Newbie

It used to be that only large organizations and wealthy philanthropists were the only ones who could gather enough resources to help worthy causes and draw attention to important issues However, thanks to once pricey technologies being more and more accessible to the general public (inexpensive video cameras and cell phones, video and audio editing software, and simple online tools for example…) regular, ordinary citizens can take more initiative in trying to change their world for the better. And thanks to a variety of free and easy web tools and …

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[20 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
Aura’s House Fund Raising Tips and Tricks

Hi there. This page/post is a work in progress so if you have your own tips or tricks to add, please leave them in the comments.
When I first started trying to raise $4500 for my sponsored child Aura’s new brick home back in 2004, it was a daunting task. I didn’t know how to raise money and worse yet, I didn’t (and still don’t) like asking people for money. What to do? Well, I tried to read up on the subject and did some homework before rolling up my sleeves …