Fundraisers

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GroupRaise Testimonials – Fundraising in the Summer of COVID-19

Looking back on the summer of 2020, it’s inspiring to see the many fundraising groups across the country who rose to the challenge of raising money during a pandemic – and succeeded!   Nonprofit orgs, community clubs, sports teams, scouts, and more found… Read More

School Nonprofit Finds Fundraising Success Amid Pandemic

April 2020 – right at the start of the pandemic in the US – seems like the least likely time to find fundraising success, but thanks to a supportive community, generous local business partners, and stellar promotion efforts, the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation was able to raise $2,349… Read More

Quotes from fundraising restaurants: Why do YOU give back?

Even in the middle of a pandemic – the worst crisis most restaurants have ever seen – thousands of restaurants across the country are still giving back to their communities through fundraisers. These fundraising restaurants are welcoming groups to order food on a particular day and… Read More

GroupRaise “Takeout for Good” Event Raised Over $40K for Local Food Banks June 2nd – Press Release

Over 20,000 Americans nationwide ordered takeout in support of local restaurants and families in need   Something beautiful happened on June 2nd.   Despite COVID-19 and evening curfews in many cities, the GroupRaise “Takeout for Good” fundraiser… Read More

Coronavirus Stories-High School and Restaurant Team Up in WA

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is hitting our communities hard. From restaurants closing left and right, to furloughed workers to nonprofits stranded without funding, the pandemic has affected everyone.   But amid all this bad news, you can still find coronavirus stories of people helping each… Read More

Coronavirus Fundraising – Raise Money with Takeout Food

Through Coronavirus, Fundraising Groups and Restaurants Supporting Each Other The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has shut down most people’s daily activities, from going to work to socializing with friends. Unfortunately, the pandemic has also forced hundreds of nonprofits and other fundraising groups to halt or alter… Read More

How Fundraising Organizers Can Support Local Restaurants

It’s essential to support local restaurants right now. It’s no secret that restaurants and small businesses are hurting, along with the thousands of workers that depend on them. Eating at our favorite restaurants is one of the many daily routines that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic has… Read More

30 Fundraising Ideas Compared – Find the Best for You

Whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned fundraising veteran, finding good fundraising ideas is vital to your campaign’s success. But while there are plenty of ways to raise money, how do you know which will be the perfect fit for your fundraising situation?    Not… Read More

Your Ultimate Guide to the Chick-fil-A Fundraiser

Of course, you’re familiar with their delicious chicken and unbeatable customer service, but did you know that a Chick-fil-A fundraiser can also be a deliciously simple way to raise money for your organization or cause? To help you host an… Read More

Meat Up and Give Back: The Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser

The Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser can provide you with one of the only things more satisfying than eating a juicy, thick-cut steak–eating a juicy, thick cut steak for a good cause. Read this beefy blog post to learn how to easily raise money with… Read More

Dunkin Donuts Fundraiser vs. Cinnabon Fundraiser: A Sweet-Tooth’s Fundraising Guide

Millions across the country love to start the morning with a hot cup of coffee, and now they can give back to their communities while they do so! The Dunkin Donuts Fundraiser is a great way to raise money for a good cause while simultaneously helping participants fuel… Read More

The Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser and More

A Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser is an awesome way to raise money, while having fun and sharing a meal with friends and supporters at the same time. You already love their wings spun in your choice of sixteen sauces and sixteen levels of delicious heat, so why not… Read More

My Own GroupRaise Review

If you had asked me to host a fundraiser a year ago I wouldn’t have known where to start. I probably would have gone straight to google in search of a how-to guidebook. This all changed when I joined the fundraising experts at GroupRaise. As much as I… Read More

501(c)(3) Tax ID: What you need to know when hosting a fundraiser

Often groups have questions regarding their tax IDs, specifically the 501(c)(3) tax status. If you’re unsure about what this tax ID is and how it applies to your group, then this is the post for you! Read More

How to host a successful fundraiser

If you’re organizing a fundraiser you want it to be a hit! GroupRaise wants you to have the most successful fundraisers ever, so to help you do so, here is a detailed 2 step process of how you can host a super successful fundraiser for the cause you care most about! Read More

How to make a request in 1 min

Setting up a fundraiser can bring you all sorts of time-consuming burdens (i.e. countless phone calls & emails). So we built GroupRaise to promote simplicity. Now, you can schedule a fundraiser at your local restaurants in less than a minute. Read More

What is GroupRaise?

Eating out at a restaurant just got a little more fun. GroupRaise lets you choose a restaurant/date and schedule a fundraiser where a percentage of sales goes to support your dearest cause! Find Fundraising Restaurants Near Me… Read More

Find Your Top Virtual & Online Fundraising Ideas – Take the Quiz!

Put in a pinch due to the pandemic, all sorts of fundraising groups are now turning to virtual, social media, and online fundraising ideas rather than their usual in-person events.   Discover your top online fundraising ideas by taking the quick quiz below! After a few questions about your fundraising… Read More

GroupRaise Takeout for Good – Press Toolkit

Contents Post-Event Press Release Pre-Event Media Alert Pre-Event Press Release Quotes Links About GroupRaise Restaurant Industry Stats Unemployment Stats Hunger Stats… Read More

GroupRaise Rolls Out Takeout Tuesday For Families in Need and Local Restaurants – Press Release

Americans nationwide called on to order takeout on June 2nd to support local restaurants and combat hunger in the U.S.     HOUSTON: Mark your calendar and ditch the kitchen while giving back to not one but two worthy causes as part of… Read More