How do I ask for it and when can I expect the PAC money?
I'm hoping to get a great deal of money from PACs who support my ideals? What is the best approach to get them on board? When can I expect the money to come in? ...show more
I'm hoping to get a great deal of money from PACs who support my ideals? What is the best approach to get them on board? When can I expect the money to come in? ...show less
Author: john_b     Submitted on Jul 11, 2013     Last Updated on Jul 11, 2013, 5:36 pm     Comments: 1
Tags: candidate, fundraising, pacs, asking for money    
Can a good fundraising consultant raise the money that I need?
I want to hire a professional fundraiser for my campaign. I hate to sell myself and ask for money but everyone tells me I have to be involved and call. Is that true? Can't a good fundraiser raise the money I need? ...show more
I want to hire a professional fundraiser for my campaign. I hate to sell myself and ask for money but everyone tells me I have to be involved and call. Is that true? Can't a good fundraiser raise the money I need? ...show less
Author: john_b     Submitted on Jul 11, 2013     Last Updated on Jul 13, 2013, 3:39 pm     Comments: 1
Tags: candidate, fundraising, fundraising consultant, asking for money    
How do you estimate how much my campaign will cost?
I read in the paper how many millions of dollars are spent on campaigns today. It's enough to make anyone think more than twice about running for any office. How do you estimate the cost of a campaign? Is there a rule ...show more
I read in the paper how many millions of dollars are spent on campaigns today. It's enough to make anyone think more than twice about running for any office. How do you estimate the cost of a campaign? Is there a rule of thumb that I can go by? ...show less
Author: roselij     Submitted on Jul 12, 2013     Last Updated on Jul 20, 2013, 9:13 am     Comments: 2
Tags: campaign, fundraising, money, budget, cost, incumbent, spending, financial filing, board of elections, campaign weapons    
Can a direct mail campaign raise much money or is it really reserved for delivering your message?
Obviously direct mail is used extensively to deliver the campaign message, but can it be used to raise money? I expect the bulk of the direct mail message heads almost directly into the waste basket ... what about a ...show more
Obviously direct mail is used extensively to deliver the campaign message, but can it be used to raise money? I expect the bulk of the direct mail message heads almost directly into the waste basket ... what about a fundraising piece. Should it be direct mail or spend the extra bucks and make it personal mail? ...show less
Author: veronica_p     Submitted on Jul 11, 2013     Last Updated on Jul 23, 2013, 4:40 am     Comments: 2
Tags: candidate, mail campaign, fundraising, direct mail    
I'm in a Primary - how much of my resources should be spent on the Primary? How much reserved for the General?
I am interested in the smart decision in regard to how much of your resources should be spent/utilized in the Primary Election, or should money be reserved and remain available for General Election spending? Where do ...show more
I am interested in the smart decision in regard to how much of your resources should be spent/utilized in the Primary Election, or should money be reserved and remain available for General Election spending? Where do you draw the line? ...show less
Author: joy_l     Submitted on Jul 20, 2013     Last Updated on Aug 2, 2013, 11:13 am     Comments: 2
Tags: primary election spending, general election spending, fundraising    
Creating the financial plan .... which comes first, the campaign plan or the fundraising plan?
What comes first ... the plan or the money that you need to spend on it? In other words, should I estimate how much I can raise and then figure out how best to spend it or figure out how much I need to spend and then ...show more
What comes first ... the plan or the money that you need to spend on it? In other words, should I estimate how much I can raise and then figure out how best to spend it or figure out how much I need to spend and then plan on how to raise it? Both seem dangerously wrong. ...show less
Author: joy_l     Submitted on Jul 12, 2013     Last Updated on Aug 15, 2013, 3:46 pm     Comments: 3
Tags: financial plan, budget, fundraising, resources, costs, name recognition, favorability rating, campaign weapons, contingency plan, campaign plan, fund raising plan, exploratory committee    
Who do you need and where do you find skilled campaign operatives?
I'm running for office and need to know how to avoid the need to micro-manage everything. How much can a candidate reasonably do alone? What roles are absolutely necessary for me to find key people to fill? Where do ...show more
I'm running for office and need to know how to avoid the need to micro-manage everything. How much can a candidate reasonably do alone? What roles are absolutely necessary for me to find key people to fill? Where do you find experienced people or can all of these skills be learned quickly? ...show less
Author: seth_o     Submitted on Jul 12, 2013     Last Updated on Aug 15, 2013, 4:26 pm     Comments: 5
Tags: campaign operatives, campaign managers, volunteers, roles, organization needs, campaign manager, volunteer coordinator, fundraising director, finance chairman, grassroots coordinator    
I need to do a fund raiser in a new district for an "incumbent"?
Due to redistricting, my incumbent was redistricted into a new area & I need to introduce her to a new set of voters and raise money. ...show more
Due to redistricting, my incumbent was redistricted into a new area & I need to introduce her to a new set of voters and raise money. ...show less
Author: Lewis     Submitted on Aug 13, 2013     Last Updated on Aug 16, 2013, 5:57 pm     Comments: 2
Tags: fundraising, new district, redistricting, house party    
Showing 8 of 8 Matches   |   Page: 1  
Search
Account Login
User Name:
Password:
Forgot Password?
Top Experts
Fastest Movers
amakaram
Reponses: 27 Highest Rank: 7,850
1,800
jdjustus
Reponses: 3 Highest Rank: 1,250
1,250
Highest Ranking Experts
amurray
Reponses: 10 Highest Rank: 3,800
3,800
Corneo
Reponses: 20 Highest Rank: 3,050
3,050
greendogdemo
Reponses: 18 Highest Rank: 2,350
2,350