Women's Fund of Hawaii
Tea and Champagne 10th Anniversary
We wanted to do something more than the traditional luncheon. Swell Fundraising enabled the event to be fun and engaging. People were excited to bring social media into the equation.
How did this event benefit from Swell?
Every time the event was shared on social media, the presenting sponsor’s name was visible in the link, offering exponential sponsor visibility. “I know our presenting sponsor was SUPER happy. No question in my mind they’ll sponsor again,” said Executive Director Leela Goldstein.
Due to a generous matching gift and Swell’s software, WF Hawaii netted about $150,000 — a huge leap from the previous year’s net of about $60,000.
Expand the Reach
Leela found the ability to fundraise online before and after the event from supporters who couldn’t attend to be highly profitable. She said, “For me a huge stand out aspect of the experience was collecting nearly $4K before the event, and most of it from people who weren’t there.