Elissa K. Miller

Elissa Miller, M.Ed. is Communications Director for Doubleknot and ClearView CRM.  As the former development director for a regional nonprofit, she's passionate about helping nonprofits and youth-serving organizations effectively harness new technologies to streamline operations and support their missions. 

Top 6 Museum Fundraising Event Ideas to Benefit Your Museum

Check out the top fundraising event ideas for your museum.

As nonprofit institutions, museums and science centers rely on admission, their gift shop, and special programming to bring in the revenue necessary to support their operations. When these sources aren’t enough, especially during times of big projects or expansion, the museum development team can turn to the tried-and-true method of hosting a fundraising event. If …

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Top 7 Museum Programming Ideas to Engage Your Visitors

Bring in new visitors with these top museum programming event ideas!

When it comes to your visitors’ leisure time, museums and science centers have a lot of competition. If you’re looking to boost attendance, revenue, and community spirit, upgrading your existing programs or adding new ones could be the perfect move. There are so many great museum programs out there, so how do you know which …

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Auction Fundraising Items: Procurement, Pricing & Profit

There are two crucial components to make an auction fundraiser soar: auction items and bidders. Gear the auction item procurement to match the audience, and the audience will show up and bid on the auction items. Auction fundraisers can only yield bids with desirable, quality auction items. In general, mainstream goods and services from both …

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