How to Choose the Best Entertainment for Your Fundraising Event
Did you know that 65% of donors say that attending an event influenced their decision to donate? That’s why choosing the right entertainment for your fundraising event is crucial. You want to entertain and engage your guests, impress and thank your donors, and raise more money for your cause. But how do you find the […]
How to Choose a Clean Comedian for a Fundraiser
Hiring a clean comedian for a fundraiser can be tricky, especially if you don’t have much experience. Finding the right entertainer for any type of event requires careful consideration before coming to a final decision. Comedians can vary greatly from squeaky clean, PG, and to very offensive. Carefully consider what entertainment agency you might work with and which […]
Why Comedians Make for Perfect Hospital Fundraiser Entertainment
When it comes to hospital fundraiser entertainment, there’s no better place to look than in the comedy world. Let’s take a look at why comedians make for the perfect hospital fundraiser entertainment.
4 Reasons You Need Entertainment at Your Fundraiser
From helping to raise money and awareness for worthy causes to boosting employee engagement, morale and even retention rates in some cases, workplace fundraisers account for approximately $4 billion in annual charitable giving according to industry data. But a successful fundraiser involves more than asking for a donation or selling tickets or merchandise to raise […]
How Live Entertainment Can Help Market Your Fundraiser
Americans donated $373 billion to charity in 2015 — a 4 percent increase from the previous year. Fun runs, auctions, galas — all of these events raised money for good causes. Live entertainment was a fixture at many of them as bands, DJs and motivational speakers charmed donors. Stand-up comedy was another popular draw. Planning […]
Reflecting on Gilda’s LaughFest 2017
It’s hard to believe that Gilda’s LaughFest 2017 has already come and gone. Each year LaughFest demonstrates why it’s the best comedy festival in the country (in our humble opinion), and this year was no different. Now that things have settled back down, we decided to look back at this year’s festival.
How to Find Fundraising Entertainment Your Guests Will Love
I hate small talk. Always have, probably always will. I know what the weather is like, I was just outside too. I like getting to the good stuff. I want to know what you are passionate about, what gets you out of bed every day, and whether or not you’re sympathetic with the Trix Rabbit […]
Fundraising Entertainment: Getting the Most Bang for Your Buck
If you are putting on a fundraising event you probably have 3 main goals: Raise money for your group or cause Leave your guests with a lasting, positive impression of your group Spread awareness of your group or cause Achieving one of these things seems doable, but all three of them? With one […]