by Steve Saddlemire, for the Fundraising Committee
We started the Raise Right fundraiser a few years ago (thanks to Wendy Stasolla) and, last year, added close to $1000 to the church budget from gift card sales. For those of you who have not yet participated in … read more.
by Holly Bussey, for the Raise Right Team
If your answer to the question in the headline is YES, then you can help raise money for UUCWC with no effort. It doesn’t cost anything. All you need to do is order gift cards for your favorite … read more.
by Holly Bussey and Wendy Stasolla, for Fundraising
For years, non-profits have raised monies when supporters designate the non-profits in their Amazon purchases to receive a small but helpful contribution from Amazon through the Smile Program. UUCWC is no exception. However, it appears that the Smile … read more.
By participating Amazon Smile and/or buying your gift cards to give others (or use yourself) through Raise Right. UUCWC will get money and it costs you nothing extra. Best of all, you can benefit UUCWC all year by using them for your everyday shopping! use the … read more.
“RaiseRight” is a fundraising program that will allow UUCWC to earn a percentage of the purchase price of every gift card purchased. You, the purchaser, get the full gift card amount to spend, and UUCWC gets 4%-12% in profit depending on the store. Choose … read more.
Now, with EVERY Amazon purchase you can help UUCWC. It’s a great way to give back.
Using Amazon Smile to do your online shopping is a charitable method in which Amazon returns a small portion of what you spend to a charity registered with Amazon through … read more.
UUCWC has qualified for the AmazonSmile program; the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases with no fees, no extra cost. To participate, you will need to follow these steps:
1. Go to smile.amazon.com
2. Click “Get Started”.
3. Search for “Unitarian Universalist Church at … read more.
Fundraising is looking for a few helpers to get an ongoing fundraising effort off the ground. The program is called United Scrip and UUCWC would receive a 5% return on every gift card ordered for groceries, restaurants, and many other popular retail outlets. I will … read more.
10. Auction offerings (spirituality workshops, meals, small social gatherings) are a great way to get to know others and to stay connected.
9. It is “better to give than to receive.” Through the spring auction you can give and receive!
8. Auction proceeds support the annual operating … read more.