Funding and Financial Sustainability for Non-Profit Organisations in Ireland

I attended an event advertised on Facebook and organised by Bluefire Dublin called 'Igniting Change: Funding & Financial Sustainability' on Thursday 29th June 2017. The event was aimed at voluntary and community organisation, social-enterprises, individual artists or community-based project managers, and small-medium NGO's. Bluefire organises 'igniting change series' every last Thursday of each month: http://www.bluefiredublin.ie/igniting-change.html The guest …

Fundraising gigs’campaign for abortion rights (IE)

For those who do not live in Ireland, you may not know that still up to today abortion isn't allowed under most circumstances. Women are discouraged to abort regardless of circumstances and must travel to UK or other EU countries if they want to abort. The gigs took place last Friday 10th March 2017 at …

Music Without Borders – live concerts (2016)

First of all, before I start talking about the event I attended and sharing with you videos, I'd like to wish you all a Merry Christmas ⛄️❄️! The charity event in aid of Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) took place on Friday 23rd December 2016 at the beautiful and cozy Workman's Club pub in Dublin (Ireland) 🔥. There …

Want to watch a spooky circus project show?

Dublin Circus Project is a non profit organisation working to bring the circus arts to life in Dublin. They are based at Bannow Business Centre on Bannow Road, Cabra and keep expanding and buying new equipment. For this, they organise regular fundraising kickstart projects and perform live for you! I attended their event on Saturday …

Choosing The Best Fundraising Software For Your Nonprofit

Choosing the best fundraising software for your nonprofit is challenging. Join #fundchat for ideas on making the process as smooth as possible. Source: Choosing The Best Fundraising Software For Your Nonprofit

Gig with DJs Dale Turner and Ras Rob in aid of Beautiful Gate South Africa charity

This is an event I have organised few years ago to raise funds for a very actively involved charity doing great things for these vulnerable children and families and children orphans. The fundraising music gig took place in Dublin at the Q Bar (now River Bar), Burgh Quay on Thursday 16th September 2010 and showcased …

Annual Dance Aware Event videos – Twisted Pepper, 15th August 2014

Dance Aware was a fun filled night of dancing, which took place at Twisted Pepper on Friday 15th August 2014. The annual event  showcased various dance styles from across the globe, such as Lyrical Hip Hop (mix of hip hop and contemporary dance), Traditional African Dance, Hula Hoop, Tribal Fusion Belly Dance, Polynesian Dance, Flamenco, …

Fundraising tips for dancers

Whether you need to need extra money for a worldwide competition outside your country, or for an intensive advanced training, or just for additional equipment at your dance school, sooner or later you will have to fundraise to pay for all these extra expenses. If you don't know where to get started, I'll review few …

How to use YouTube videos and non-profit programme to fundraise

For those of you who are only uploading basic videos on YouTube but have not thought about their YouTube channel trailer nor about using YouTube to raise funds, it's time to review your strategy! As you may know, videos are a great way to sell your idea, service or product, so why not using YouTube …

Artists and charities collaboration: fundraising by downloading a song

Here are few general tips to follow to successfully fundraise through music. But remember, there are always many options to choose from when it comes to fundraising. 1. Write a song for the cause. You can directly raise money to support fundraising by publishing the song as a single and selling downloads to your friends, …