Fundraising Ideas—AMS Can Help Make the Most of Your Event...
AMS auction professionals helpf with over 1000 fundraising events each year, and constantly survey our clients and the market for feedback and new ideas. From our experience we can offer tips to help ensure the success of your next fundraising event:
Establish Your Goals...having a fundraising goal will help drive your charity event, and the kinds of auctions and raffles that may be appropriate.
Think Strategically...is there something you KNOW will be highly valued and will raise lots of dollars -- ask for that in your donation soliciation or check for a unique consignment piece.
Communicate Your Cause...guests are more generous when they understand how their donations will make a difference!
Know Your Audience...for more spirited bidding it's best to offer one auction item for every 3 to 4 guests.
Be Creative...don't be afraid to try something new, or to offer some new and unique items!
Vary Your Price Points...make sure there are items of interest, and at the right price points, for all your guests.
Display & Package Items Attractively...enhance your donations by displaying them with other unique memorabilia.
Choose The Best Auction Partner...AMS has proven success in maximizing fundraising results with a variety of organizations. We can provide unique auction items as well as customized tips to help ensure the success of your next fundraising event!