10 Easy Steps To Successful Fundraising
Order your extra catalogues as soon as you can.
To get your fundraising off to a flying start take full advantage of our Special Introductory offers. Make sure you order from the 50 specially selected items from the Sale and Preview selection offered to you at half price.
Make sure you order sufficient catalogues. Donít try to manage with just one Ė you need to get to as many supporters as possible in order to generate as many orders as possible. More orders - means more donations!
Always put the details of your cause and a contact name and telephone number on the front page of your catalogue. Your supporters need to know who you are, who you are raising funds for and how to contact you.
Itís a good idea to produce a covering letter with details of your good cause. Include details of the targets you are hoping to achieve and what you intend to do with the money raised. Why not go online and download one of the posters to promote the catalogue, you can even personalise it to your good cause!
Distribute your catalogues as soon as possible. The earlier the catalogues are out there, the more orders you will receive. Always highlight the special offers to your supporters.
Advise your supporters to place their orders as early as possible to avoid disappointment and to ensure delivery in time for Christmas.
Ask your supporters to complete the shopping lists inside the catalogue. When you leave the catalogue always give a date for the collection of the catalogues.
Itís a good idea to have samples of the cards and wrap to show your supporters the quality of the product.
To save time, go online to order, you can use the quick order facility and check stock availability.