Make a monetary donation and ask your company for a match. Many companies offer this and it is a great way to increase your contribution.
Please check with your employer to see if they offer to match a donation to a NFP, 501(c)3 organization. Many companies offer this and it is a great way to increase your contribution. Usually your company will need our Tax Exempt letter. Please email us and we will send that to you. Our email is Placingpaws@yahoo.com.
Donate a Raffle Item
Raffle items are a great Fund Raising opportunity for Placing Paws. Items of any size and value are welcome.
Think big and ask your employer. Companies are looking for business in these trying times. This is a great way to generate some business and get some exposure. Check with your employer to see if they would donate a raffle item. It is a tax write-off and we will put them as a sponsor on our website. They will also be acknowledged at the event where the item is being raffled. We can supply you with a 501c tax exempt letter to present to your employer if needed. We can also supply them with a receipt.
Ask stores and places of service that you frequent if they would like to donate an item, service or gift certificate to raffle. Restaurants, beauty shops and stores are places that are often willing to donate. They can write-off the item and it is exposure for their place of business. We can supply you with a 501c tax exempt letter to present if requested. We can also supply them with a receipt.
Items of any size and value are welcome. Items on our wish list of things to raffle are a flat screen TV, a laptop computer, an IPod, A camera, a vacation, a hotel stay etc. Some other ideas are gift cards, restaurant gift cards, gift theme baskets. Any items are appreciated.
Group Fund Raising Ideas
Schools, Scout Troops, Church Groups, etc, are often looking for a local service project to serve the community. This is great way to help raise money and goods for Placing Paws.
Ideas for the groups:
- Have a bake sale
- Organize a garage sale
- Have a food drive and gather Purina One dog food
- Have a car wash
- Make something and sell it, doggie biscuits, doggie beds etc.
BE CREATIVE!!!! There are lots of ideas out there!