Is Gift Card Fundraising Right for Your Group?

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The answer is most likely YES! Throughout the years, FundScrip users of all types have had fantastic results, no matter their composition. Sports teams, schools, religious institutions, academies; the list goes on and on. Gift cards are extremely versatile, making them the perfect fundraising tool. Either as the sole source of funds or combined with other initiatives, they are a top choice for administrators. They generate a solid return all while being simple to oversee. Here are some of the main reasons why they work so well!

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The Psychology of Fundraising and How You Can Use These Findings to Your Advantage

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All groups who fundraise have one common goal: raise as much money as possible to finance their operations. And yet, not all campaigns have the same rate of success. FundScrip data shows that groups whose supporters benefit personally from the funds perform better. For example, sports teams who raise funds for a tournament or schools who amass money for a humanitarian trip will have superior results, since the supporters themselves will otherwise absorb the expenses or fees directly, creating a circular effect. This group configuration means that supporters are more motivated to participate. Here are some great tips in the field of fundraising psychology to maximize your outcomes!

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