Non-profit Fundraiser Ideas

How to Ramp Up Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Organizations of all types and sizes are finding that the crowdfunding phenomenon—compounding small donations across a wider pool of donors online for larger overall returns—helps them reach more donors and achieve better results. A quick internet search turns up dozens of crowdfunding options, but to maximize your campaign’s effectiveness, consider adding features and functionality that help deepen engagement with [...]

Why Qtego’s Mobile Bidding For Silent Auctions Delivers Better Results

Whether you’ve been using paper bidding, or haven’t quite been sold on mobile bidding for silent auctions yet, Qtego’s results will make you a believer. Our easy to use, fail-safe technology works with your guests’ phones. Qtego mobile bidding uses the alerts and functionality they’re already familiar with, making the event more fun. And because Qtego mobile bidding works [...]

Top Five Reasons Customers Love Qtego Silent Auction Mobile Bidding

Qtego’s silent auction software and mobile bidding platform combine the latest technology with customer-driven functionality to make your fundraising event terrific—and more profitable. Customers love Qtego because, unlike a bidding app, our mobile bidding page is reliable, easy to use, and accessible from any internet-enabled device. But when we asked our repeat customers what keeps them coming back to Qtego [...]

The Latest and Greatest Silent Auction Ideas

At Qtego, we see hundreds of silent auction ideas ranging from simple to extravagant every year. If you’re looking to bring some excitement and buzz to your next fundraiser, we’ve got the creative tips you need.  Silent Auction Ideas As part of a gala event or a stand-alone fundraiser, try a unique silent auction. Ideas for creative auction items [...]

Silent Auction Ideas: Rocket Your Results with a Wine Pull

Running low on silent auction ideas? Qtego’s point-of-purchase Instabuy system makes it easy. Our clients are seeing great results with creatively themed wine buying opportunities. From quick and easy to large and elaborate, a wine pull adds an element of fun and suspense in addition to your silent auction. For each Instabuy a guest purchases, he or she gets another chance [...]

Choose the Best Charity Auction Themes

Fundraising event attendance and success often hinge on intriguing themes and activities. At Qtego, we attend hundreds of charity auction events every year, and we’re always blown away by the creativity organizations like yours show when putting events together. Using Qtego streamlines your logistics so you can free up more brainpower toward making your charity auction rock! Charity Auction Themes Trends [...]

How to Promote Your Charity Auctions and Events

No matter what time of year you hold your charity auctions, galas, and fundraising events, getting the word out can be difficult. How can you promote your event and make your message heard in the flood of information and competing calendar events vying for your donors’ attention at every turn? Qtego can help.Reach out.You know how to send compelling invitations, [...]

Qtego: Better than a Bidding App

People often refer to Qtego as a bidding app. But Qtego isn’t an app—it’s better. Here are a few reasons why: Qtego is easier than a bidding app. Our advanced, streamlined process uses a website and texting rather than an app because we’ve found that donors are sometimes resistant to adding another app to their smartphones. Guests don’t want [...]

Give Thanks for Giving Tuesday

Cut through seasonal noise and raise awareness for your cause with a stand-out text-to-donate campaign tied to Giving Tuesday this November 28. Close on the heels of Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday events tap into seasonal gratitude and generosity. Building on this growing platform can make a substantial difference in your holiday giving. Text-to-donate makes it [...]

Go Beyond the Gala with a Unique Holiday Auction

Many organizations focus fundraising efforts in the last quarter, planning major events to coincide with the holiday season. But in the flood of invitations and flurry of holiday tasks, traditional galas may not fully capture your audience. Think Outside the Holiday Auction Party Box At Qtego, we specialize in gala events of every size, but we also advise our [...]

Take Non-profit Auctions To the Next Level With Text Bidding

How can you break out of your usual non-profit auction results and dramatically increase participation and profits? Text bidding, mobile platforms, and smart auction website technology revolutionizes fundraising events. Sound too good to be true? After years of boosting non-profit auctions, we can vouch for the results. Here’s why text bidding and smart auction technology takes you to the next [...]