Category: Effective Golf Events

Golf’s Longest Day: Summer Solstice A Charitable Initiator For Perfect Golf Event’s Organizing Tool

The Summer Solstice occurs on Thursday, June 21, signaling that we can officially call this time of year Summer. The longest day of the year also encourages charitable golf events to develop all sorts of fundraisers to celebrate a sunup to sundown challenge to raise money for their causes, ranging from health afflictions to military… Read more »

Why Launch Your 2019 Golf Event Website Now?

We work with thousands of golf event organizers and many are working with us already on their 2019 golf event. There are many advantages to launching your 2018 golf event website now to have a more successful event. Here are a few: If you had an event in 2019, launch your 2018 event now so… Read more »

Raise More Money with Your Fundraising Golf Event

Whether this is your first fundraising golf event or you have coordinated one in the past, this session will focus on how to raise more money for your cause. We’ll focus on new strategies and techniques to have a more successful event and build momentum for future years. Topics include: -How to organize the right… Read more »

21 Ways to Sell Sponsorships to a Fundraising Golf Event

Learn how to offer the right sponsorships, identify potential sponsors and gain their support for your event. This is a 30-minute, fast-paced session that will help you have a more successful event and raise more money. Topics will include: -How to identify potential sponsors -The right sponsorship packages -Closing the sales with sponsor benefits -How… Read more »

A Successful Golf Event Starts with Your Budget

The first step in planning your event is to set your financial goals. This mean establishing revenue and expense projections. We recommend that you have a three year plan in place for your event with goals for each year. So if this is your first event, set your goals for the next three years. If… Read more »

Choose the Right Golf Course for Your Event

Choosing the right golf course is one of the most important parts in creating a successful golf tournament. Golfers will remember your event in part by their experience on the golf course. Make sure you choose the right course to keep participants coming back year after year. Get at least three proposals based on your… Read more »

How to Maximize Your Tournament Committee for a Golf Event

Every successful golf event has a tournament committee. Your tournament committee should be made up of motivated individuals who have more than a casual interest in your cause. Seek out business people whom have contacts outside of your organization’s network, this will help to secure more sponsors. Below are several tips for running a successful… Read more »

Another Perfect Golf Event

Great opportunity to support St. Louis BackStoppers. They provide financial assistance and support to the spouses and children of all police officers, firefighters, publicly-funded paramedics and EMTs and volunteer fire protection units who have lost their lives performing their duty.  Perfect Golf Event is proud to help them launch their first fundraising golf event at… Read more »

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Selling Sponsorships to Your Golf Event

At Perfect Golf Event our goal is to help you have a successful event. Here are some techniques that work in selling sponsorships to a fundraising golf event: 1. Offer wide variety of sponsorships. Include a range of sponsorships at various costs to fit the budget of any sponsor that wants to support your event.… Read more »

Why Have a Fundraising Golf Event

There are three primary reasons to have a fundraising golf event: • To raise money • To reinforce relationships with existing supporters, staff and volunteers • To introduce your organization to new potential supporters • Before You Start Important considerations as you organize a fundraising golf event: – Have you allowed enough time to plan… Read more »

Marketing Your Golf Event

Marketing your golf event can be done effectively without spending a lot of money. Here are some ideas on how to plan a charity golf tournament: The most first step is setting up your website. Not only it is an effective way to promote your event, but you eliminate cost of printing and mailing brochures.… Read more »

Committees and Fundraising Golf Events

Committees are critical to a successful fundraising or corporate golf event. Here are some guidelines that can help: Select committee members with a wide range of experience. For example some from sales and marketing, some from operations, some from finance, some from a technical background and some with fundraising experience. Find committee members who have… Read more »

How to Plan Your First Golf Event

Planning a golf event is a challenge but can be rewarding if you follow the right steps. Here is a quick checklist of items to consider. You can learn more and build your custom event website on PerfectGolfEvent.com: 1. Develop your goals. Why are you having the event and, a fundraiser, how much do you… Read more »

Popular Fundraising Golf Contests

Contests are a great way to add excitement to your golf event and to raise additional money. Here are some of the most popular contests (note, you can see these contests and more in the Perfect Golf Event Tournament Shop (PerfectGolfEventShop.com) Before your event: Putting Contests Chipping Contest “Guess Your Distance” During your event: Hole-in-One… Read more »