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The Resource A higher bid : how to transform special event fundraising with strategic auctions, Kathy Kingston

A higher bid : how to transform special event fundraising with strategic auctions, Kathy Kingston

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A higher bid : how to transform special event fundraising with strategic auctions
Title
A higher bid
Title remainder
how to transform special event fundraising with strategic auctions
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Kingston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Transform fundraising events into long-term revenue with expertauction advice A Higher Bid is the nonprofit school and organizationguide to planning and executing more exciting, more lucrativespecial event fundraisers. In this book, award-winning consultant,fundraiser, speaker, and professional auctioneer Kathy Kingstonshares her proprietary and proven approaches to audiencedevelopment, board empowerment, leadership succession, guestcultivation and engagement, and donor development. You'll learn howlive auctions, special appeals, innovative icebreakers, silentauctions, and new technologies can help increase revenue, and howto execute these events in a way that translates to a strongerdonor base for long-term giving. Kingston describes how to matchthe guest list and catalog for better results, and reveals thestrategies professional auctioneers use to curate the right auctionitems and discover the right people to generate optimum revenue andengage donors.This book offers a fresh approach to fundraising, showing youhow charity benefit auctions can be made a centerpiece offundraising special events to drive both short- and long-termfundraising goals while providing a fun and inspiring opportunityto generate awareness and keep supporters excited about themission. Using Kingston's proven framework, you'll learn effectiveways to: Strategically increase high-profit revenue streams Increase your organization's donor base Empower the board toward efficiency and productivity Engage supporters more deeply and keep them invested Donors are the lifeblood of any nonprofit organization, andsustainable revenue depends upon their high engagement andwillingness to give. Well-executed benefit and charity auctionshave proven to be effective fundraisers for nonprofits,associations, and schools of all types, and A Higher Bid isthe expert guide to optimizing these special events for maximumimpact"--
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Kingston, Kathy
Dewey number
658.15/224
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5476
LC item number
.K48 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Benefit auctions
  • Fund raising
  • Special events
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A higher bid : how to transform special event fundraising with strategic auctions, Kathy Kingston
Link
http://catalogimages.wiley.com/images/db/jimages/9781119017875.jpg
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Publication
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Machine generated contents note: Introduction Chapter 1. The Shift: Event Transaction to Philanthropic Transformation Chapter 2. Bid High and Prosper: Are Auctions Right For You? Chapter 3. Energize and Empower Your Board and Team Chapter 4. Make Your Auctioneer Your Quarterback Chapter 5. Attract The Right People First Chapter 6. Procure Incredible Auction Items Chapter 7. Make Your Show Flow Chapter 8. Communicate Donor Impact Chapter 9. Leverage New Technology Chapter 10. Optimize Silent Auctions For Loud Results Chapter 11. Maximize the True Worth of Your Live Auction Chapter 12. Ignite Generosity With Fund A Need Special Appeals Chapter 13. Add Strategic Income Streams and Fun Chapter 14. Keep the Money Flowing References
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. The Shift : Event Transaction to Philanthropic Transformation -- Chapter 2. Bid High and Prosper : Are Auctions Right For You? -- Chapter 3. Energize and Empower Your Board and Team --Chapter 4. Make Your Auctioneer Your Quarterback -- Chapter 5. Attract The Right People First --Chapter 6. Procure Incredible Auction Items -- Chapter 7. Make Your Show Flow -- Chapter 8. Communicate Donor Impact -- Chapter 9. Measure Impact -- Chapter 10. Leverage New Technology -- Chapter 11. Optimize Silent Auctions For Loud Results -- Chapter 12. Maximize the True Worth of Your Live Auction -- Chapter 13. Ignite Generosity With Fund-a-need Special Appeals -- Chapter 14. Add Strategic Income Streams (...and Fun) -- Chapter 15. Keep the Money Flowing
Control code
ocn893895623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 266 pages
Isbn
9781119017875
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014046105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893895623
Label
A higher bid : how to transform special event fundraising with strategic auctions, Kathy Kingston
Link
http://catalogimages.wiley.com/images/db/jimages/9781119017875.jpg
Publication
Note
Machine generated contents note: Introduction Chapter 1. The Shift: Event Transaction to Philanthropic Transformation Chapter 2. Bid High and Prosper: Are Auctions Right For You? Chapter 3. Energize and Empower Your Board and Team Chapter 4. Make Your Auctioneer Your Quarterback Chapter 5. Attract The Right People First Chapter 6. Procure Incredible Auction Items Chapter 7. Make Your Show Flow Chapter 8. Communicate Donor Impact Chapter 9. Leverage New Technology Chapter 10. Optimize Silent Auctions For Loud Results Chapter 11. Maximize the True Worth of Your Live Auction Chapter 12. Ignite Generosity With Fund A Need Special Appeals Chapter 13. Add Strategic Income Streams and Fun Chapter 14. Keep the Money Flowing References
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. The Shift : Event Transaction to Philanthropic Transformation -- Chapter 2. Bid High and Prosper : Are Auctions Right For You? -- Chapter 3. Energize and Empower Your Board and Team --Chapter 4. Make Your Auctioneer Your Quarterback -- Chapter 5. Attract The Right People First --Chapter 6. Procure Incredible Auction Items -- Chapter 7. Make Your Show Flow -- Chapter 8. Communicate Donor Impact -- Chapter 9. Measure Impact -- Chapter 10. Leverage New Technology -- Chapter 11. Optimize Silent Auctions For Loud Results -- Chapter 12. Maximize the True Worth of Your Live Auction -- Chapter 13. Ignite Generosity With Fund-a-need Special Appeals -- Chapter 14. Add Strategic Income Streams (...and Fun) -- Chapter 15. Keep the Money Flowing
Control code
ocn893895623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 266 pages
Isbn
9781119017875
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014046105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893895623

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