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Title: LOCAL FUNDRAISING - DETAILED STRATEGIES FOR WORKING TOWARD SELF-SUFFICIENCY
Author(s): J BOND
Corporate Author: Volunteer - the National Ctr for Citizen Involvement
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 95
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice

Volunteer - the National Ctr for Citizen Involvement
Boulder, CO 80306
Grant Number: 78-CA-AX-0126
Sale Source: Volunteer - the National Ctr for Citizen Involvement
P.O. Box 4179
Boulder, CO 80306
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: AIMED AT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS, THE MANUAL OFFERS A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO RAISING FUNDS WITHIN A COMMUNITY THROUGH SPECIAL EVENTS, DIRECT FUNDRAISING FROM INDIVIDUALS, AND LOCAL BUSINESS SOLICITATION.
Abstract: BENEFITS INHERENT IN LOCAL FUNDRAISING ARE DETAILED, INCLUDING ACCOUNTABILITY, PERMANENCY OF CONTRIBUTIONS, DIGNITY AND RESPECT, CONSISTENCY OF FUNDING, AND INDEPENDENCE. DETAILS ARE GIVEN FOR ALL PHASES OF SETTING UP SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS CARNIVALS, DANCES, RAFFLES, THEATER BENEFITS, AND ATHLETIC FUNDRAISERS WHICH ATTRACT COMMUNITY SUPPORT AND WHICH SERVE TO DRAW THE COMMUNITY TOGETHER. ADVICE IS OFFERED ON ALL PHASES OF LOCAL CANVASSING OF INDIVIDUALS AND ON MEMBERSHIP DRIVES AIMED AT INDIVIDUALS. THE PROCESS OF PUBLISHING AN AD BOOK, FOR WHICH LOCAL BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZATIONS MAY BE SOLICITED, IS DESCRIBED. ILLUSTRATIONS AND A RESOURCE LIST ARE INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): Community resources; Community support; Funding sources
Note: THIS DOCUMENT AVAILABLE ON MICROFICHE AS NCJ-71057. VOLUNTEER ORGANIZING AGAINST CRIME SERIES
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