Client Stories

Boys & Girls Club of the Tri-County Area

The Boys & Girls Club of the Tri-County Area wanted to replicate the experience of a traditional, in-person gala for their virtual event, so they streamed a professionally-produced one-hour show with the look and feel of their typical annual fundraiser. Read the story »

Hybrid Gala for Woodland Zoo Event Case study

Woodland Park Zoo

Moving from Virtual to Hybrid Event. Deciding to go hybrid with their fundraiser early on in the planning process played a big part in the Woodland Park Zoo’s success. Committing so soon gave them plenty of time to plan the important details. Read the story »

Celebrity Waiters Luncheon Organization

Celebrity Waiters expanded their virtual event to include a small, in-person gathering with limited attendance. The live event was safely spaced and socially-distanced, and attendees had such a good time that they stayed long after the program was over. Read the story »

Dougy Center

Dougy Center surrounded their event with opportunities for bidders to get involved, using the Text to Donate feature in Greater Giving Online Bidding to send out daily challenges—like a drawing for today’s bidders— to encourage participation in the online auction before the event. Read the story »

Community Action – Virtual Event

By holding their fundraiser online, Community Action saved on costs and came close to last year’s net revenue. Using Greater Giving Event Software made it easy to transition to an online event. To keep the energy high, they displayed a fundraising “thermometer” using Greater Giving’s Appeal Board. With Online Bidding, Community Action was able to... Read More » Read the story »

Youth Music Project

Youth Music Project’s virtual event netted more money than previous years thanks to the lower cost. Using the Greater Giving Online Bidding tools to add last-minute auction items kept the excitement going throughout the live feed. The Giving Board recognized donors on screen and encouraged higher giving. By making their virtual event free to attend... Read More » Read the story »

DoveLewis Wet Nose Soiree Goes Online

DoveLewis saw a surge of new followers as a result of holding their gala online. Ticket holders found it easy to convert their payment to a straight donation. Small group Zoom cocktail meetings allowed supporters to still have a “table” at the event. Read the story »

Breast Cancer Resource Center (BCRC)

Using Greater Giving’s peer-to-peer fundraising tool and mobile bidding platform, Breast Cancer Resource Center (BCRC) was able to have their supporters give to the Art Bra® Austin event before and during the event, as well as allowing for remote bidders to join in on the fun. Read the story »

Abiqua Academy

Abiqua Academy

  Brittany Fobi Director of Development & Enrollment   Sherilyn Pilgrim Director, Finance & Operations Abiqua Academy leveraged auction games that generated 10% of total fundraising at their Griffin Gala “This year we used four different auction games during the event. We did the wall of wine, then we did wheel of fun, griffin glitter... Read More » Read the story »