How to Host a Virtual Fundraising Event

With the right strategies and tools, virtual fundraisers have proven to rival even the best in-person fundraising events in terms of revenue, reach and donor engagement. Whether a virtual gala, run/walk, golf tournament, interactive contest or other virtual fundraiser, you can connect with donors and inspire giving. All you need are some great ideas and a solid plan.

This video will take you through the planning process, from concept to execution, for a virtual fundraising event. We’ll share insider tools, technical setup options, and key communication strategies to increase reach and giving before, during, and after your virtual event. 

What you’ll learn:

  • Communication strategies to launch and effectively promote your virtual fundraising event 
  • Technology you'll need to broadcast videos, livestream or both
  • Online tools that encourage giving and engagement before, during, and after your event
  • Lessons learned on how to manage and execute successful virtual events

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How to Host a Virtual Fundraising Event

Two Infographics provide ideas and examples you can use for your virtual events:

Virtual Fundraising
Virtual Fundraising Campaign Ideas

7 Proven Virtual Fundraising Event Ideas

7 Proven Virtual Fundraising Event Ideas