As the years pass by, the state school budget has been greatly affected because of economic crisis. The cost of everything got increased and the budget is not able to meet to this situation. Fundraising projects have become unavoidable and useful for all schools to counter this problem. After deciding to go for fundraising project, we should think of the way of promoting it, for maximum and effective funds. But the problem here is, for promotion of the projects and for the advertisement, the cost will be higher. And so, we should go to the easier and low cost methods of promotion. Good news is that, there is also availability of promoting the projects for free. And the effective method for free advertising is through internet.
Thanks to the advancement in technology, today we are living in a world where we can get anything and everything in just a click. Yes, of course, am saying about internet. And you promote your fundraising project through social networking sites like Facebook, twitter, Orkut etc.; all you just need is a PC with internet connection.
These entire social networking website, allows you to create an account for free. And creating an account is not as difficult as opening an account in bank. It will just take five to ten minutes, all just you need to do is, give the details which was asked in the site. And remember, you must be having a valid e-mail id for creating account in social sites. In Facebook, for example, after successfully creating the account, you can create a community about your school. You can post pictures, enter every detail about your school and the need, importance of fundraising projects. And you can promote to others by getting the link of your community and posting in their wall. Your community will be catchier, if you enter every detail about your school, past achievements of your school, awardees and old student of your school who are now in high position, track of your school strength, details about faculty with their profile details about their education, etc., and the current position of your school. You must be mentioning about the method of payment of fund and it will be good enough, if you provide the bank account number, full address of you school location, and last, but not the least, remember to mention your school contact numbers, so the fund provider who is willing to contribute can get in touch and enquire about the details.
So, why are you still waiting? Just sit before your Pc, take your mobile with you, and start raising the funds for your school.
Filed Under: Computers & Technology
About the Author: Darlene Aronson holds a degree in English literature and is a college teacher in Texas, USA. She likes to help others by sharing her experiences in education and training field. She has written for many blogs as well as local magazines.