Helping restaurants connect with local causes

How to Increase Restaurant Revenue with Takeout Fundraisers

Every penny made from hosting a fundraiser is incremental, precisely because fundraisers don’t interfere with your daily business. And this is how & why restaurants profit ($$) by giving back a percentage. Read More

Your Porsche just got simpler, faster, and greater.

In our previous post, we've learned about how a restaurant makes 100% increase in daily profit from hosting a fundraiser. But, we know the execution isn't all that easy. Read More

Tip 5: Educate your employees

It's usually your employees (not your managers) interacting with customers and answering questions. Next time your customer asks about your fundraising program, they will walk away well informed thanks to your trained employees.   Read More

Tip 4: In-Store POP

How many PTA moms do you think visit your store on a weekly basis? What about sorority sisters? Did you ever wonder if they knew about your fundraising program? With in-store POP, problem = solved. Read More

Tip 3: Posting on Social Media

You cannot miss out on promoting on Facebook and Twitter, simply because EVERYBODY is on them nowadays. Here are the tips to make them super effective: Read More

Tip 2: Email your customers

Are you already using email marketing to communicate with your customers? Awesome, because they are still proven to be the most effective online marketing channel. Now, let's include your fundraising program to your email blast. Read More

Tip 1: Add a link on your website

A lot of organizations nowadays go to restaurants' website to find out about their fundraising program. So while they are at it, why don't we let them make a request or two? Read More

5 ways to promote your fundraiser

Here is guide to best promote your fundraising program. But first, have you thought about what you want to achieve through your fundraising program?  Read More

What is GroupRaise?

Hosting someone to your home for dinner is an enchanting experience. It puts the relationship closer by letting you share stories and thoughts over your specialty plate. We believe a fundraiser provides this exact opportunity for restaurants and their community. It lets you grow relationships with people like school moms, local soccer teams,… Read More