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Mellow Mushroom Testimonial – Connecting With More Student Orgs

Damon from Lexington, KY shares his experience of using GroupRaise to host local organizations at his Mellow Mushroom locations. Read More

3 Steps to Hosting GroupRaise Meals like a PRO

So you’ve just received an email about a new fundraiser request. This means a group nearby has chosen your restaurant and requested a fundraiser for a specific date online. Here are the 3 steps to turn this request into an awesome experience! Read More

Step 4: Reporting sales

Once you’ve successfully hosted the organization, simply tally up all the receipts from the box and report the sales amount online to let the organizer know.  Read More

Step 3: Hosting fundraiser customers

It’s the day of the event! Before customers flood in, you need to make sure you have done 2 things: Read More

Step 2: Preparing for your event

By now, your group is doing their part of promoting the event in order to bring the best outcome. Here are 3 things we suggest on your end to make it an amazing experience. Read More

Step 1: Accepting a request

The experience starts with you responding to the request by logging onto www.groupraise.com/sign_in. Read More

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

How to Promote Your Restaurant’s Fundraising Program

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?

Inviting someone to your home for dinner is a wonderful experience. Eating together allows you to form close relationships by sharing stories and conversation over your favorite dish. We believe fundraisers offer similar relationship-building opportunities for restaurants and their community. Welcoming fundraising groups brings your restaurant closer to people like… Read More