Motivating Your Sellers Is the Key to a Successful Portrait Fundraiser

When you motivate you can anticipate success for your portrait fundraiser If you do not motivate your sellers for your portrait fundraiser, you are sure to fail. Now motivation is not controlling people but teaching them to do what is absolutely necessary for the success of your portrait fundraiser. You will never to be able to control people, but you will be able to let people control themselves in ways that benefit the fundraising goal. What sellers and helpers really need from a coordinator of a portrait fundraiser Most sellers and helpers want to be apart of the success of… Read more

How To Get Your Teen To Smile for The Portrait Fundraiser

Is Getting A Teen To Smile for the Portrait Fundraiser Impossible? So often we get a mother who is so excited about getting a beautiful family portrait of her children at a portrait fundraiser.  More often than we would like to admit teens do not like to smile for the family portrait mom is so desperately trying to get.  The photographer can make jokes and try to get the teen to crack that smile but it is such a difficult thing to do.  And I have often experienced getting a teen to smile by cracking a  joke only to have… Read more

$14,000 collected at Cianci portrait fundraiser

$14,000 collected at Cianci portrait fundraiser PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Vincent “Buddy” Cianci celebrated his 73rd birthday Wednesday night with a party that raised money to help pay for the former mayor’s official portrait at City Hall. The $100 a ticket fundraiser was part of an initiative started by the city’s archivist. Paul Campbell tells Eyewitness News that last night’s event raised about $14,000. $14,000 collected at Cianci portrait fundraiser It costs between $10,000-$15,000 to commission the artist and have the portrait painted and framed. The city is establishing a committee of artists and representatives from the city council and… Read more