Tag: fundraising

Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival Promotes the County and Preserves the Local Bridges by Custom Keepsake Sales

About Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival The Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival is a family-oriented festival founded in 1985 and occurs each year to promote the county, help preserve the bridges, and educate the public. The festival happens on the 2nd weekend in October and brings in people from all over the United States! The… Read more »

Overcoming Nonprofit Challenges

Nonprofits face many challenges that make it difficult to connect with new donors and retain or engage, existing donors.  Creating a relatable mission statement is the first step towards strengthening that bond.  People need to feel a connection to who they are supporting, so your mission statement is crucial.  In addition, you have to then… Read more »

Friends of Honolulu City Lights Uses Custom Keepsakes to Raise Money for the annual free month-long December celebration

About Friends of Honolulu City Lights The Friends of Honolulu City Lights, a local non-profit organization, dedicates its support to the City and County of Honolulu. The organization maintains the quality and continuity of the annual free month-long December celebration through fundraising and coordination. Mayor Frank F. Fasi created a free event that included a… Read more »

USFRA’s First Responders Keepsake Ornament

US First Responders Association Ornament

USFRA Partners with Beacon Design This year, The U.S. First Responders Association (USFRA) will be launching its 2020 keepsake ornament. This is their first time partnering with Beacon Design to create a unique keepsake that will be used for both fundraising and gift-giving. I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Janet Liebsch, VP, and… Read more »

Dade City Garden Club’s Annual Ornaments

Dade City Kumquat Festival Ornament

Dade City Garden Club’s Annual Ornaments have been raising funds for the club since 1994. Sally Redden, a long-time member of the club, took the time to share their story with me earlier this year. With their long history and a lifetime of dedicated members, the garden club continues to thrive throughout the ever-changing decades… Read more »

Custom Ornaments with the Boca Raton Garden Club

Boca Raton Garden Club Exterior

Since 1994, Beacon Design has been creating custom ornaments with the Boca Raton Garden Club. I recently had the pleasure of interviewing, Carol Rice, the Ornament Chairman. Carol shares the history and details about the organization and why their annual ornament program plays such a significant role in their fundraising. The Garden Club In 1953,… Read more »