Archive for April, 2012

So, it’s the time of the year when you have to sit down to plan a fundraising project for your church. You’ve done it before, so it shouldn’t be difficult. All the same, here are some thoughts regarding church fundraising, you will do well to consider these points. First, churches run almost exclusively on donations; of course there are other means of income for a church. These include renting out space for events and having the choir sing at religious events. If it is a particularly talented one, it can even cut an album. But charity remains, by far, the most potent source of money. Almost all churches have the tradition of keeping a donation box at a vantage point. How about having an online donation box? Yes, a simple donate button on the church website can get you funds from the faithful and interested readers. The key is of course to get them there. For that you need good and powerful content that will show up on the search engine rankings. Ideas for such content can be about the church history, its work in the area, the sect you belong to, need for money, how you’ll use the money,...