This week we are excited to feature a guest blogger Jessica Sanders, the Director of Social Outreach for Learn2Earn. She shares “5 Tips to Avoid Fundraiser Fatigue”
Fundraiser fatigue affects everyone: students, teachers, parents, volunteers administrators and donors. Luckily, you don’t have to sacrifice much to avoid this common problem. Here are five ways you can mitigate fundraiser fatigue while still raising the money your school needs.
1. Set Reasonable Timelines
With long fundraisers, fatigue can set in mid-event, which lowers your chances of raising money during the second half of the fundraiser. Avoid this burnout by setting reasonable timelines for fundraisers. At Learn2Earn, we recommend coordinators plan events that last 2 to 4 weeks. We’ve found that this is just enough time to raise money without losing students and donors to lack of interest. Read the rest of this entry »