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BUNDLE: The Essential Fundraising Tool Kit
Everything you need to fire up your fundraising campaigns, inject new ideas in to your funding drives, win grants and deliver excellent events.

Titles included in this bundle

  • Fire Up Your Fundraising Events - How to Make More Money While Having Fun (with online templates)
  • Winning Grants Funding in Australia - The Step by Step Guide
  • How to Find Money Fast: 50 Great Ideas to Raise $5,00
  • Great Fetes: Fundraising and fun - without the fuss (with templates on bonus CD)
  • The Complete Community Fundraising Handbook - How to make the most money ever for your community organisation
  • Simple secrets of successful community groups VOL 1: Over 400 tips on running a successful community group
BUNDLE: Six of the Best
We've packaged up our six best-selling titles in a bundle that will improve your capacity and the capacity of your organisation.

Titles included in this bundle

  • Winning Grants Funding in Australia: The Step by Step Guide
  • How to Manage your Grant after Winning It!
  • Effective Letters: 50 of the Best Model Letters to Help Community Organisastions Fundraise, Connect, Lobby, Organise & Influence
  • Surviving and thriving as a safe, effective Board member: Facts you need to know before, during and after joining a community board
  • The Complete Community Fundraising Handbook - How to make the most money ever for your community organisation
  • Simple secrets of successful community groups: Over 400 tips on running a more effective community group and school (VOL 1)
BUNDLE: Bundle: Perfect for Schools
Inject new ideas and strategies in to your school fundraising and event management! This bundle is perfect for engaged principals and teachers, active P&C committees and motivated parents.

Titles included in this bundle

Bundle price: $150

(30% OFF, normally $206)

  • Complete Schools Fundraising Handbook - How to make the most money ever for your school, pre-school or kindergarten
  • Great Fetes: Fundraising and fun - without the fuss
  • Simple secrets of successful community groups: Over 400 tips on running a more effective community group and school (VOL 1)
Fire Up Your Fundraising Events: How to Make More Money While Having Fun
Includes a fantastic set of online templates.

This book is designed to guide you through the process of running a special event, step by step. Drawing on the experience of professional event planners, teachers, parents and community fundraising experts, we've pulled together all the tools you'll need to pull off fantastic event.

The topics covered in this book include:

  • Research
  • Planning & scheduling
  • Finances
  • Risk management
  • Marketing
  • Venue, equipment and site planning
  • Volunteers
  • What to do after the event
Great Fetes: Fundraising and fun - without the fuss
Includes a fantastic set of templates on an included CD-ROM.

Fetes offer many benefits to community organisations - if all goes well they can strengthen your donor base, energise your volunteers, publicise your organisation, and be a fun way for your group to connect with the local community, raising your profile and extending your reach.

This book is designed to help you run a successful fete with a minimum of fuss. Drawing on the experience of teachers, parents and fundraising experts, we've pulled together all of the tips and tools you'll need to pull off a fantastic event, including a fantastic set of templates on an included CD-ROM.

Topics covered in this book:

  • Introduction
  • Research
  • Planning
  • Committee
  • Finances
  • Risk Management
  • Marketing
  • Sponsorship & Donations
  • Venue & Facilities
  • Entertainment & Activities
  • Stalls
  • Catering
  • Volunteers
  • Celebrations
  • Review
How to Manage your Grant After Winning It!
Whoopee! Your grant application has been successful! The project's funded and you can sit back and relax, right? Wrong!

Well, not quite. Now the real work begins. You now have to learn how to manage, review and acquit your grant (not to mention run the project).

This guide is designed to take you beyond the adrenalin of finding out that you've won the grant and help walk you through the process that you'll need to undertake from here on in.

The guide includes a bonus CD including all of the templates you will need to successfully manage your grant.

Topics covered in this book:

  • Introduction
  • Negotiating the contract
  • Developing and signing the contract
  • Claiming and receiving payments
  • Negotiating changes to the contract
  • Monitoring performance
  • Correcting performance issues
  • Acquitting funds
  • Assessing outputs and outcomes
  • Evaluating the program
  • Sharing lessons
Complete Schools Fundraising Handbook - How to make the most money ever for your school, pre-school or kindergarten
All six aspects of fundraising for your school. Donations, grants, community-business partnerships, alumni, special events, and earned income.

The Complete Schools Fundraising Handbook takes readers through the Six Pillars of Raising Funds - donations; grants; community-business partnerships; alumni; special events; and earned income - showing how each and every one of them can be used to bring in valuable funds.

Topics covered in this book:

  • The Our Community Fundraising Formula
  • Laying the Foundations
  • The First Pillar: Special Events
  • The Second Pillar: Earned Income
  • The Third Pillar: Grants
  • The Fourth Pillar: Community-Business Partnerships
  • The Fifth Pillar: Alumni / Friends
  • The Sixth Pillar: Donations
  • Post Script - Ask and Ye Shall Receive
Complete Community Fundraising Handbook: How to make the most money ever for your community organisation
Offers advice aimed at improving your community organisation's fundraising efforts

The Complete Community Fundraising Handbook offers advice aimed at improving your community organisation's fundraising efforts and will allow you to take control of your fundraising activities. Learn practical strategies, tools and next steps to gain more money for your community organisation.

Topics covered in this book:

  • The Our Community Fundraising Formula
  • Laying the Foundations
  • The First Pillar: Donations
  • The Second Pillar: Grants
  • The Third Pillar: Community-Business Partnerships
  • The Fourth Pillar: Memberships/Alumni/Friends
  • The Fifth Pillar: Special Events
  • The Sixth Pillar: Earned Income
Winning Grants Funding in Australia - The Step by Step Guide
This practical, step-by-step guide will take you through the grant seeking process assisting you to prepare and research a winning funding application.

Winning Grants Funding in Australia - The Step by Step Guide looks at:

  • Introduction to grantseeking in Australia
  • What funding bodies want and need from community groups
  • Finding a relevant grant for your group
  • Writing a successful proposal
  • Managing the relationship with the funding body

Topics covered in this book:

  • Introduction
  • Why bother applying for Grants?
  • Introduction to Grantseeking
  • What the grantseeker wants
  • What the Grantmaker wants
  • Finding a suitable grant for your group
  • How to choose a suitable grant
  • Writing a proposal - Style & Treatment
  • Writing a proposal - The Contents
  • The Final Checklist
  • Twenty-One Ways Not to Get a Grant
  • Aftercare
  • Learning and trying again
How To: Find Money Fast - 50 Ways to Raise up to $5000
A guide to help schools, community and non-profit groups come up with innovative ideas to raise money in an increasingly tough market.

Choose from the top 50 ways to raise up to $5000 quickly!

Includes plenty of tips and advice to boost your current fundraising initiatives as well as a chapter devoted to helping groups establish a balanced and integrated fundraising strategy and a valuable 101-point special events checklist.

The ideas in this Guide will take the time and worry out of fundraising!

Topics covered in this book:

  • Introduction
  • Elements to consider when deciding on fundraising ideas
  • Legal requirements for fundraising
  • 50 Bright ideas
More than Money: How to get money, resources and skills from Australian businesses
It's not an easy journey, but a very worthwhile one.

This book will help step you through the process of scoping possible partnership targets, approaching a business, working with them, evaluating the results of your partnership and - finally - winding up or reinventing your partnership.

Topics covered in this book:

  • Introduction
  • What is a partnership?
  • Are you ready?
  • Finding the right partner
  • Where to find a partner
  • Make it very easy to say yes
  • What to discuss before you commit
  • Managing the relationship
  • Communication
  • Maintain the love
  • Tell the world
  • Celebrating the partnership
  • Reviewing your partnership
  • When things go wrong
  • Juggling multiple partners
  • Exit gracefully and graciously
  • Celebrate the successes
  • Ten reasons to celebrate success
  • Reviewing your partnership