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Same Annual Charity Auction Items?

Acquiring charity auction items from your nonprofit supporters? Good or Bad Idea? Good Idea – Free Donated Items – Receive 100% of the Proceeds – Easy routine item request Bad Idea – Your donor is attending the benefit, and their donated item isn’t getting bids. If you are an optimistic person, you’re HOPING they won’t care, but in reality, […]

The Power of Thank You

“The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.” – William James Whether your nonprofit organization has one big benefit function a year or does small continuous giving promotions throughout the year, nonprofits ask for donations all year long, but when do nonprofits ever say “Thank You”? Donors don’t simply give money. […]

Real or Fake Autographed Memorabilia?

Real or Fake Autographed Memorabilia? There are countless questions running through my mind regarding autographed memorabilia. My first thought about the topic of autographed memorabilia is “How did a child’s game of collecting tobacco baseball cards turn into a multi- billion dollar industry?” That question alone deserves an entirely separate blog post (which we will […]

Gimme That Man Cave!

THAT! All that man cave needs is well…Me! I know all of you have superior man caves like this and live extravagantly with your mile high memorabilia collection and hangings of jerseys and helmets… BONK…BONK…BONK… What’s that sound? Your alarm! Wake up man! That fairy tale room was just a dream. Or is it? No […]

2013 in Review

2013 In Review Happy 2014! Can you believe it? Two Thousand and FOURTEEN? 2013 flew by! At the end of each year, and the beginning of a new one, I want to just take a moment to reflect back on how crazy it has been! Optimal Fundraising Group has definitely had its ups and downs in 2013. […]

Why Use Optimal Fundraising Group?

Why Use Optimal Fundraising Group? Charity fundraising can vary depending on the audience you are trying to reach. Gift cards just do NOT cut it anymore. Optimal Fundraising Group understands this dilemma. That is why we offer a variety of VIP Experiences, Vacation Packages, Jewelry, Handbags, and autographed items that can thrill any diverse crowd. On top […]

Sample Listing of Best Selling Auction Items Fall 2013

Below, you will find a listing of the best-selling auction items, so far, for the Fall of 2013: Herschel Walker Hand Signed Official Game Issue Throwback University of Georgia Helmet Dominique Wilkins Hand Signed and Framed Official Game Issue Atlanta Hawks Throwback Jersey Hank Aaron Hand Signed “715th Home Run-Breaking Ruth’s Record” 16×20 Masterpiece Chipper […]

Super Bowl Week – New York 2014

Super Bowl Week in New Orleans was incredible this year.  We are now in the planning stages for a HUGE Super Bowl week in New York/New Jersey for 2014. We already have a few large parties and corporate get-togethers booked! Contact us today to speak to us about how we can enhance your attendees experience […]

Welcome to the New Site!

This is the new site for Optimal Fundraising Group, LLC. Please take a moment to look around and checkout our charity live and silent auction products and services. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at one of our contact phone numbers or fill out the contact form and one of […]