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,
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,
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
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
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
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.
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
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
Over the past few decades, pop culture has been hyper-focused on understanding millennials, what drives them, and how to tap into the millennial marketplace. As much as this is true in the consumer world, it is just as relevant for nonprofit organizations like yours. Although millennials are still seen as
Feeling overwhelmed trying to think of what ink color combination to choose for your next t-shirt design? Or maybe you know the apparel colors you want to print on, but can’t think of what ink colors will print well on them. While the easy go-to option is black or white
Ever since the Veronica Mars movie became the undisputed crowdfunded movie champion, directors for everything from big-budget productions to indie flicks have turned to crowdfunding for films to help their passion projects come to life. So how can you make the most of these crowdfunding platforms to engage supporters and
The Bonfire Design Team is always on the lookout for the next trends in t-shirt design. What’s hot right now? Plants. It makes sense, who doesn’t love a wander through the greenhouse or succulent-filled apartment? Check out these amazing shirt designs as we dive into the trend of: Plant Shirts!
There are all kinds of ways to promote your band’s music to the world! One of our favorite music marketing strategies just happens to be creating and selling band merch, especially custom band t-shirts. They’re extremely reliable promotional and fundraising tools, plus they let you show off your design skills!
Now that you’ve created a rocking t-shirt design, it’s time to sell your shirts to your community. Whether you’re working to sell shirts online with a Bonfire Campaign or selling shirts that you purchased via Supply by Bonfire, it’s important you set your selling prices well. The cost of purchasing
Every band is different — different genres, styles, techniques, and attitudes — but they’ve all got one thing in common. If they want to reach larger audiences and really get their music out there, they have to promote themselves and raise some money along the way. Asking for money online
Crowdfunding campaigns are all the rage right now, and for good reason. People use them to fund personal educational experiences, adventures, nonprofit organizations, and more. With so many causes supported by crowdfunding campaigns, think about the ways you can make yours stand out above the rest. Once you’ve picked out
The Bonfire Design Team works every day to make sure that the vision you have for your t-shirt comes to life in an amazing way! With years of t-shirt designing experience, we’ve collected our top tips for optimizing your design for printing. By following this guide, you’ll create a design
Hundreds of families use Bonfire each year to fundraise for their adoptions. We’ve seen so many adoption shirts come through our shop, but there are certain trends we’ve spotted that really help set a design apart. While most of your community will purchase your shirt to support you no matter