Chorus Connection Blog

Topic: fundraising

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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Tori's Top 6 Picks for Chorus Auction Software

Tori Cook April 06, 2017
There are a plethora of online auction sites to help non profits like choirs raise funds. We've narrowed it down to our top 6 chorus auction software picks!
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11 Grants Perfectly Suited for Community Choruses

Tori Cook February 16, 2017
Researching grants for choirs is literally THE worst. If you're looking for grants for a community chorus, here are 11 grants which could be a perfect fit!
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From Jerusalem With Love: Maintaining Personal Relationships With Your Patrons

Jacob Levine October 28, 2016
Maintaining personal relationships with your patrons is important. When the BGMC toured the Middle East, find out how they engaged their patrons upon return.
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