Helping Thon Participants Host Successful Independent Fundraising Events

Original Broadcast Date: November 5, 2013

An increasing number of pro-active nonprofits are helping Thon participants hit their fundraising goals by giving them the advice and tools they need to throw successful independent events (e.g. everything from happy hours to formal dinners) Live events provide a powerful platform for raising a lot of money, quickly. When combined with traditional online fundraising strategies, your athletes cannot just meet their fundraising commitments, but crush them!

In this webinar you’ll learn:

  • Practical advice on how to help your athletes choose the right event(s) to raise money
  • Great event ideas, planning best practices and tips to help your fundraisers get started
  • Tools your organization can use to manage how your brand is represented at 3rd party events
  • Ways to use your fundraisers to attract new athletes, and track all dollars they generate offline


Christine Bohle, Senior Marketing Manager with Eventbrite, explains how events can be a great way to raise money and awareness for a cause. Eventbrite provides affordable, easy-to-use tools that enable individuals and non-profit organizations to run successful events of all kinds – be it a Happy Hour fundraiser, fancy gala Screen Shot 2016-08-14 at 2.03.18 PMdinner, 5k run for a cause, or even a major benefit concert. In fact, over $39 million was raised for charities in 2011 alone through events organized on Eventbrite. To learn more, visit

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