7 Places To Give On #GivingTuesday

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This year FundRazr has joined the #GivingTuesday movement. Unlike Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving to others. On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014, charities, families, businesses, communities and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. Each and every day FundRazr has the opportunity to …

5 Families Need Your Support This #Thanksgiving

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Enjoy Your Thanksgiving! May your holiday be joyful and may happiness surround it, with good things on your table and those you love around it! It’s a special time of the year to spread love and give thanks to your family and friends and also support those who need it most. This Thanksgiving we highlight 5 families that have some …

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Moustache Fundraising 101: Movember Challenge

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Hundreds of years moustaches were considered to be a symbol of power and strength for men. In 70s and 80s it turned into a fashion trend between men competing with each other on who can grow the best moustache. Everything changed in November 2003 when two mates Travis Garone and Luke Slattery from Melbourne, Australia discussing fashion and recurring trends, …

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Who Are Your Modern-Day Heroes?

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In our childhoods we all had our favorite superheroes. We admired them, dressed like them and pretended to be them. In school we learned that the real heroes were soldiers and army veterans who protected our countries, firefighters, police officers and doctors who saved lives. Now that we’re adults, we’ve started giving the title “Hero” to those who inspire us, …

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Fundraising: Putting Your Hobbies to Good Use

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Sometimes an organization needs to get creative with its fundraising efforts if it wants to reach its goals. Fundraising has been a challenge for organizations over the last few years, but there have been positive changes as well. Causera reports that total charitable giving from donors has not rebounded from the recession; however, online donations increased by 10.9 percent in …

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Get Involved

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If you see a lot of pink around, you know October has come along with the Breast Cancer Awareness campaign designed to increase awareness of the disease. Pink clothing. Pink jewelry. Pink sport inventory. Pink food. It seems like everyone cares about the disease so many women struggle with, the problem their families face. But what is beneath the T-shirts, …

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How an “Ice Bucket Challenge” Raised Millions for ALS Association

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Are you anxiously checking your Facebook to find out whether you’ve got nominated for the Ice Bucket challenge? If not, then you should! Hundreds of thousands are pouring buckets of ice water over their heads and posting videos of themselves on Facebook. I haven’t been nominated yet, but it looks like a lot of fun. However the Ice Bucket Challenge …

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How to Raise Money for Your Volunteer Trip Abroad

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Volunteering abroad can be one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences of a lifetime. At first sight, you might find the fees to apply for these volunteer abroad programs a bit overwhelming! While you are already looking to give up months of your time and energy, you are also expected to cover travel costs, accommodation, and the additional administrative …

Maintaining Mental Health: How Fundraising Is Helping the Cause

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Guest Blogger: Emily Green is a freelance writer that enjoys coffee and going for a job with her husband. She has over one thousand published articles online Millions of Americans suffer from mental illnesses. This includes everything from depression and anxiety to schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Luckily, there are several organizations that help the cause through fundraising and mental health …

Why We Should Give Free Money To The Homeless

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We are used to think that it’s not a good idea to give free money to homeless people without any guidance and control. They are likely to spend their money quickly and with no purpose. Moreover, one of the researches by The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development showed that 6 out of 10 homeless people admitted problems with …