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DIY Merch Photography Tips to Enhance Your Campaign

Learn How to Promote the Products on Your Bonfire Campaign with these Photography Tips Now that you’ve created your t-shirt design, it’s time to get ready to promote your campaign. Whether you’re promoting your campaign on Instagram, Facebook, or in an email newsletter, you’ll need compelling images of your shirt to help

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Apparel Trends: What Are People Wearing in Your State?

Everyone loves t-shirts. They’re a classic! But if you can’t wear a t-shirt, what would you wear instead? What color would it be? Are you dressing for the weather or do you wear whatever you want? It turns out the answers to these questions may depend on where you live.

14 School Fundraising Ideas that Are Proven to Work

If your school needs to raise money for an upcoming project or event, it’s important that you pick an idea that right for your school’s financial needs and goals. But figuring out what that perfect idea is can be the hardest part! That’s why we’ve put together this list of 12 fundraising ideas that are perfect for every school.

9 Church Fundraising Ideas

Raising money for your church can feel difficult sometimes, especially if you’re a smaller church that doesn’t have a huge congregation. Or perhaps you are looking for creative ways to supplement monthly giving for a special project. It’s so important that you pick an idea that is easy to implement

How T-shirts Motivate Millennials to Vote

Getting young people to vote is a challenge in several countries, amply represented by their low voter turnout year after year. Unfortunately, millennials don’t understand just how important their vote actually is when it comes to shaping their future— from issues ranging from high unemployment rates to rising mortgage rates.

7 Police Fundraising Ideas

Police play a critical role in any community. They protect the public and provide valuable support during emergency situations. However, the police, like many organizations, often rely on fundraising for support. Police use fundraising to achieve all different types of financial goals. Some police officers use fundraising to pay for

5 Memorial Fundraising Ideas

After a loved one passes, friends and relatives are faced with many challenges. One of these challenges is paying for the costs associated with their passing. In these often sudden times of need, many people turn to memorial fundraisers for assistance. Memorial fundraisers can be used to cover the costs

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8 Ways to Promote Your T-Shirt Fundraiser on Facebook

Now that you’ve designed your shirt and launched your campaign, it’s time to spread the word about it! There are a few elements that go into a successful campaign. Arguably the most important element is developing a plan for how you are going to promote your campaign to your community.

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6 Photography Tips to Make the Most of Your Fundraising Event

All too often, the planning and execution of a fundraising event become so overwhelming that photography and videography fall by the wayside. It’s easy to see why many event organizers miss the boat on making photography plans – these details don’t help the event actually happen. Why waste resources on

8 Fundraising Ideas for Trips and Travel

Traveling is one of the most enjoyable activities in the world. Traveling leads to new experiences, new friends, and new memories that last a lifetime. However, traveling can also be expensive, which is why many people never get to see the world. So, how are you going to afford it?

Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits

7 Non-Profit Fundraising Ideas

Your non-profit organization relies on the generosity of others and the engagement of your community to stay afloat. Your non-profit has all of the same expenses as a for-profit organization, but with much less revenue. That’s why the most successful non-profit organizations get creative when it comes to fundraising. Today,

Fundraising Ideas for Mission Trips

7 Mission Trip Fundraising Ideas

You’re about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. But with the cost of plane tickets, food, and accommodations, your trip likely has a large price tag. So how can you get the money you need to go on your mission trip? With these creative mission trip fundraising ideas,

Fundraising Ideas for Adoptions

7 Adoption Fundraising Ideas

Adding to your family through adoption is surprisingly expensive. Many parents are surprised to learn that the average adoption costs between $34,00 and $39,000. When adopting a child overseas, the cost of flights, hotels, and other travel expenses can increase your total cost by thousands. Because of the high cost

Fundraising Ideas for Animal Rescues

9 Animal Shelter Fundraising Ideas

Local Animal rescue charities are some of the noblest and most hard-working organizations in the world. Animal rescue charities speak for those who have no voice. Whether rescuing dogs, cats, or elephants, animal rescue charities rely on the generosity of others in other to continue operating. But sometimes, getting the

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How to Promote your T-shirt Campaign on Instagram

Now that your campaign has launched, it’s time to spread the word about the awesome shirts you’ve designed. The first step of planning your promotion strategy is evaluating where your largest audience is. What social media platform or communication tool has the largest following, or has provided the most support

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Make the Most of This Giving Season

December is right around the corner, and if you haven’t already, now’s the time to start thinking about your holiday season sales plan. Whether you are fundraising or creating products to sell for profit, the coming weeks are some of the best to have a Bonfire campaign up and running.

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Telling a Story with your Tee

Storytelling is the key to marketing your t-shirt, whether you’re fundraising for your nonprofit, or for a personal fundraiser. Captivating your community as you tell your story behind the tee you’ve created and the cause you’re fundraising for will help your audience connect more intentionally to your cause and lead

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Lead with Impact to Raise More Money with Your T-Shirt Campaign

Purchasing a custom t-shirt is a low-barrier way for your community of supporters to give to the cause they care about and walk away with something fun as well. While your donors will likely support your campaign no matter what, you can maximize the success of your fundraiser by connecting