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From the Top: How Speeches Kill Fundraising at Benefit Charity Events

Remember NO BS! — No Boring Speeches. What’s a huge mistake at your benefit auction? Hear Kathy Kingston, fundraising auction event strategist offers her strong opinion and best tips to write and present brief inspiring remarks at your fundraiser or … Continue reading

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Kathy’s Best S-I-L-E-N-T Auction Tips

How do you spell Silent Auction Success? Maximize your fundraising and share my new Kathy Kingston S–I–L–E–N–T™ Auction Method with your Auction Committee and volunteers. Avoid common mistakes and make the most profit with your silent auctions by applying my … Continue reading

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Personalize Your Benefit Auction Volunteer Recognition

Recently I had an exciting opportunity to volunteer at the Provincetown International Film Festival: what a great way to support this fantastic event. Their volunteer training and recognition was impressive. And, I loved my volunteer jobs: counting and ripping tickets, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Communicating with Stories

Kathy Kingston gives tips on how to use stories at a benefit to really connect with the guests.

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Best Practices for Auctioneers

Kathy Kingston highlights seven areas to pay close attention to when planning and conducting a benefit.

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