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    FansRaise - Crowdfunding for the Performing Arts

    Answerbag - How Big a Group Do I Need For a Crowdfunding Campaign ?

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    This is a common question that is asked by smaller ensembles frequently.

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    Why Social Crowdfunding Campaigns Struggle, and Why Email is Still Vital To Success

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    Facebook is just one example of a social community that has rapidly changed as a result of numerous factors.

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    It's Drum Corps Season, So Commence the GFM Begging...

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    We completely disregard the notion that crowdfunding is a glorified synonym for "begging". It's just not true.

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    Create more student "engagement" by showing them the REAL costs of your program

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    Really quick - grab a snare drummer from your marching band and ask them how much a marching snare drum costs?

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    Crowdfunding as a Different Type of Marching Band Fundraising

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    Having spent most of the last 35 years around music programs and marching bands in various capacities, I can state that there are as many contrasting attitudes and viewpoints on the topic of "marching band fundraising" as there are broken and wonky music stands in the corner of your band room (go ahead and count - I'll wait)...

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    Crowdfunding Campaigns Need Contacts That Meet These 3 Requirements

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    We put together this quick video blog about the three things to consider when adding contacts to your FansRaise crowdfunding contacts list.

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    The 5 Things That Your Band Crowdfunding Campaign Must Have

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    People like lists, and quick-hit, indexed and referenced content that's useful and helpful.

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    Increase your high school's crowdfunding campaign potential by 25% by doing this ONE simple thing.

    Published by Brian Gilbert

    One of the beautiful benefits of large-group crowdfunding within the context of the performing arts is that by nature - crowdfunding is really easy.

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