Why the Name Sixpence? (Understanding Christian Generosity)
Why Don't Believers Give (And How Can We Empower Them To)
The Research In 2018, our team first began exploring the reasons why people give, along with the reasons we don't. We also started looking at what was being done to address both of those factors, why we give and why we don't.
Christian Financial Community Reimagined
The average American church tends to follow the Pareto Principle with their congregants' giving; roughly 20% of congregants provide 80% of funds. By emphasizing participation itself over dollar amounts given, we want to double financial…
How to Fundraise in an Age of Futility Thinking
It’s one of fundraising’s most frustrating questions: Why bother?
Curious About School Fundraising? Ask Sixpence!
Need Resources for School Fundraising? Ask Sixpence! Public education is one of the biggest values to a local community, even helping grow home and public recreation value.
4 Simple Fundraising Ideas For Sports Boosters
Prepping for your next season? Every year, it seems equipment and transportation costs keep climbing, requiring more and more support from not only players’ parents but the community as a whole. We've gathered some ways to simplify your fundraising…
Get Involved In Your Child's Education!
Parents are an overwhelming force in the development of their child’s education. The Public School Review notes that parental involvement at a young age throughout a child’s development not only improves academic grades, but can improve classroom…
How Your PTO Can Best Support Teachers and Parents
Parent Teacher Associations are the backbone of school fundraising and community engagement! They serve as the main point of contact for engaging both parents and teachers on current events and general opinions. Here are 3 ways that parent-teacher…
5 Steps to Success for Your Classroom Budgeting
Stuck trying to find a way to pay for the next field trip or a new batch of textbooks? Budget cuts have made it harder than ever for teachers to find resources for the classroom. For a teacher, every dollar in funding is an opportunity to further…
3 Easy Fundraising Tips for School Administrators
Setting up fundraising across a full school district can be a logistics nightmare. Everything from the planning to the execution takes time and resources away from your fellow administrators, teachers, and most importantly, parents! Here are 3…