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Help Raise Funds for CBTF

People often ask how they can help CBTF raise much-needed funds. Below is a table with some suggestions. Toward the top are ideas that involve only a modest investment of time. As you continue down the table the events have more components and require additional planning and work. If you are thinking about hosting an event to benefit CBTF or have questions about fund raising, please contact our Development Associate, Haley Askew at


In lieu of flowers, make a gift in someone’s memory

In lieu of giving a gift, make a donation honoring special occasions such as a birthdays, weddings, or anniversaries


If you know an individual/organization that might be able to help us, share their contact information


Solicit prizes

Sell tickets


Register for a walk/run

Create a fundraising page on Firstgiving

Solicit donations from friends and family members


Recruit teams of 4-8

Have players create personal Firstgiving page

Contract with bowling alley to reserve lanes

Ask alley or local business to donate snacks

Casino Night

Rent tables/equipment

Hire dealers or provide training for volunteers

Sell tickets

Recruit table sponsors



Find a golf course to host event

Determine # of players and register people to play

Recruit sponsors

Set rules/format for play

Order food/drinks for day of event

Raffle/Auction (optional)


Determine budget

Select date about six months away

Find and reserve venue

Put together benefit committee

Find an honoree

Solicit sponsors



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