The event 360 blog

11 Jul

MuckFest® MS 2017 Mid-Season Check-In

By Casey Campbell We’re now halfway through 2017 (already, I KNOW) and our MuckFest MS series has successfully run its course in four of its twelve markets. From Charlotte to Boston, then Philadelphia to New Jersey, we’ve seen thousands of “muckers” come out and get muddy to help end MS. In the last week of June, the National MS Society announced an exhilarating accomplishment: MuckFest MS has raised more than 27 MILLION dollars for the Society, since the event’s inception!…

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05 Jul

Take Your Top Fundraiser Breakfast from Basic to Brilliant

By Lauren Pike and Susan Wynne In the world of event fundraising, there is nothing more important than your participants. Whether your event has a fundraising minimum or not, your fundraisers are vital to the success of your event and organization – their hard work enables all the amazing programs and services you provide for your community every day. While we believe every participant should be celebrated for their part in your event, those who go above and beyond deserve…

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11 Oct

Top Fundraisers Make Us G.R.I.N. – Fostering Relationships with Some of Your Most Important Event Participants

By Lauren Pike Have you heard of the 80/20 rule? It states that 80% of your fundraising will come from 20% of your fundraisers. It sounds far-fetched but we’ve found this principle to be true regardless of the type of event or its size. With such a small group of people responsible for such a large portion of your event’s financial success, it becomes critical to ensure that you are taking the very best care of those relationships and encouraging…

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