Chorus Connection Blog

Topic: fundraising

The Power of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising for Choruses

Tori Cook July 30, 2018
What happens when you take proven peer-to-peer fundraising strategies from the most successful nonprofit organizations and try them out with a community chorus? Find out in this week's blog!
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7 Fundraising Focus Areas for Community Choruses

Tori Cook July 13, 2018
Fundraising. One of the most substantial challenges facing community choruses today. When considering how a choral organization can increase its annual revenue, here are seven vital fundraising areas on which to focus.
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A Quick Guide to Setting Up Facebook Donations for Your Chorus

Tori Cook May 31, 2018
With nonprofit choruses, online donation tools are becoming the norm. While these tools can help increase the amount of donations received, choruses still end up losing a portion of their proceeds to transaction fees. There is, however, one platform that doesn't charge any fees at all: Facebook.
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Getting Corporate Sponsors for Your Chorus

Tori Cook March 17, 2018
Corporate sponsorships can be a great source of income for community choruses and yet, still, some choruses aren't seeking them. Tap into this revenue stream by creating a sponsorship packet, assigning a volunteer to manage corporate sponsors, and reaching out to targeted companies!
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A 360-Approach to Content Marketing for Community Choruses

Tori Cook January 23, 2018
Sell more tickets, recruit more singers, build your email subscription lists, and procure donations with a solid content marketing strategy for your chorus!
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3 Types of Institutions that Provide Grants for Community Choruses

Tori Cook January 18, 2018
Most grant opportunities for community choruses fit within three types of funding institutions. Learn more about these institutions before you apply for grants!
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How to Budget for Choir Management Software

Tori Cook October 06, 2017
In a dream world, we'd all have choir management software but often times we are stymied by limited funds. Here are seven creative ways you can budget for it!
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Best Practices: Community Chorus Grant Applications

Tori Cook July 27, 2017
Applying for grants can feel overwhelming at times. Here are some best practices for community choruses applying for grants!
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How to Engage Members in Your Chorus Auction

Tori Cook May 22, 2017
Chorus auctions are a crucial fundraising effort for many and the success of them often relies on member involvement. Find out how chorus members can help!
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5 Ways Singers Can Donate to Your Chorus Auction Without Soliciting

Tori Cook May 11, 2017
No one likes a solicitor. And equally, no one likes soliciting. So how can you obtain donated items for your chorus auction without the need for solicitation?
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