Tag: fundraising ideas

Spread the Word!

https://www.ispeech.orgOur volunteers are our best ambassadors.  Not only do they give of their time, they spread the word among their friends and contacts and bring in others to volunteer. Many of our volunteers come along with a friend and end up staying and getting involved in many ways.  ...

Family Golf Tournament = Lunch for Many

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechToday we received a cheque for the proceeds from a family golf tournament.  Their attire involved an apron, and they decided providing a healthy lunch for the poor in our community would be a worthy recipient of their donation.  We are thrilled to receive donations such as this one...

Artists launch fundraiser

https://www.ispeech.orgVolunteers, Joan Hibbert and Sandra Hasenack have taken on a project to fill the coffers for the Oak Table Art Program.  Recognizing the expense in purchasing art supplies, the two decided they could do something about it.  With Joan's artistry and Sandra's marketing skills they are selling the beautifully...

Too Much Stuff?

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechOver the last couple of days I've had two door knob advertisements delivered to my home from "Got Junk?"  Here is a company that has made its fortune based on our continued need for "stuff", and their willingness to haul it away.  We accumulate more and more, cluttering our...

A Little Barn Board…..A Little Ingenuity

iSpeech.orgWith a little ingenuity  a backyard fence gave a group of Oak Table volunteers and artists an idea for a fundraiser.  The old boards were repurposed and turned into garden and/or home decorations. A number of Oak Table Artists have completed their first project using reclaimed cedar boards.  On...