Fundraising Help

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12 Aug: A Step-by-Step Fundraising Plan for Meaningful Travel

Having meaningful travel abroad sometimes means taking the essential steps to fundraising for it. Here’s the only step-by-step fundraising plan you need! ☆ For those who are thinking “I need a step-by-step fundraising plan, but don’t know where to start”…this article was written just for you. Not everyone excels at planning, and that is completely okay. We can’t all be as smart and organized as Hermione Granger! However, with just a bit of advice and a well-guided plan, you will be off and running towards your travel goals in no time. Nowadays, online fundraising is so easy to do and…

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06 Aug: What Makes a Good Fundraiser? 9 Important Components

Whether you’re getting ready to raise money for travel, charity, or anything in between, you’ll want your fundraiser to be a hit! Here’s what makes a good fundraiser. ☆ Fundraisers are a great way to raise money and awareness about your cause. Yes, they can be a lot of work, but with some careful preparation and organization they can be very successful and rewarding. But what makes a good fundraiser? There are so many ideas out there for fundraisers, and you can have a lot of fun organizing yours. Whether you decide to have a chicken race, a giant water…

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29 Jul: Fundraising 101: How to Fundraise Effectively & Reach Your Goal

Knowing how to fundraise effectively is half the fundraising battle! We’ve got some hot tips on effective ways of fundraising to help you reach your goal faster. ☆ You have a dream trip, volunteering placement, or opportunity in mind, but you’re worried about how you’ll fund it. (Did we guess right?) We’re here to make sure you have an easy way to collect your funds and find effective fundraising methods—so it won’t be too long before you are booking that plane/train/hot air-balloon ticket and taking a trip that will change your life! Fundraising can seem daunting at first, but if…

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24 Jul: When is the Best Time of Year to Fundraise?

You could have the best-planned fundraiser in the world, but if the timing is wrong, it could still fall flat. So…when is the best time of year to fundraise? Check out our inside scoop. ☆ If you’re reading this, congrats for taking the first step to achieve your travel dreams: getting money to fund it! While online fundraising might seem simple enough (just create an account and start sharing your page, right?), knowing the best time of year to fundraise (aka fundraising season) can give you more off-the-chart success. Resources like FundMyTravel’s toolkit can help with everything from creating a…

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23 Jul: How to Save Money for a Trip in 4 Months

So you’re planning to go abroad before the end of the year and now you need to know how to save money for a trip FAST. Well, we’ve got the 411 for ya! ☆ Perhaps it’s time to tighten your belt, make some slight adjustments, and start putting a few extra bucks under your mattress for that dream trip. Wait—not perhaps, but stat! You want a bit of a bump in that mattress as a matter of fact. A lump of paper to help you make it so you’re not aghast when you touch down in your new location. When…