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The Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum provides managers of athletic event fundraising programs with practical information, valuable connections and recognition for outstanding achievement via www.peertopeerforum.com, conferences, workshops and distance learning programs.

    As Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Matures, Professionals Prepare for the Future Image

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    03-08-18

    As Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Matures, Professionals Prepare for the Future

    Peer-to-peer fundraising is in the midst of an exciting transformation, as some of North America’s largest nonprofits shift their focus toward hosting more efficient campaigns and a number of emerging programs show significant growth.

    This was the central theme ...

    As Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Grows Up, New Study Finds Biggest Programs Ceding Ground to Smaller Competitors Image

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    02-24-16

    As Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Grows Up, New Study Finds Biggest Programs Ceding Ground to Smaller Competitors

    Most programs at the top of the list of the nation’s 30 largest peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns are raising substantially less money for their organizations than they were a decade ago.

    But those losses are being more than eclipsed by a growing cadre of small...

    Top Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Efforts Down 2.6% Image

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    02-26-14

    Top Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Efforts Down 2.6%

    Eight-figure revenue contractions by three major programs led the country’s top thirty peer-to-peer fundraising programs to an overall 2.6% decline in 2014, according to the industry’s annual fundraising roundup.

    Seventeen of the top thirty programs reported increased or unchanged revenue,...

    Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum Launches in Atlanta Image

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    02-25-14

    Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum Launches in Atlanta

    As part of its eighth-annual conference in Atlanta this week, the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council launched a new name and brand – transitioning to become the Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum. The rebranding reflects major changes in the peer-to-peer fundraising industry, which has experienced an...

    Thon Fundraising Down Slightly in 2012 Image

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    03-14-13

    Thon Fundraising Down Slightly in 2012

    A nearly 32 percent drop in funds raised by Susan G. Komen’s 3-Day for the Cure walk program due to a controversy had an oversized impact on thon fundraising according to the industry’s annual fundraising roundup.

    Revenue generated by America’s top 30 thon fundraising programs fell by 1.3 ...

    Julie Weiss Named 2013 Cash, Sweat & Tears Award Winner Image

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    03-13-13

    Julie Weiss Named 2013 Cash, Sweat & Tears Award Winner

    Devastated by the loss of her father in 2010 to pancreatic cancer, Julie Weiss channeled her mourning into an audacious quest – run 52 marathons in 52 weeks to raise money and awareness for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

    Today the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council honored Weiss’ ach...

    "Thon" Fundraising Continued to Grow in 2011 Image

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    03-07-12

    "Thon" Fundraising Continued to Grow in 2011

    Exercising for a good cause continued to grow in popularity and in the sums it raises for charity in 2011, according to figures revealed at the annual conference of the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council.

    The top thirty fundraising programs generated $1.69 billion in gross revenue for cha...

    Outstanding Volunteer & Thon Fundraising Marketing Programs Honored Image

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    03-06-12

    Outstanding Volunteer & Thon Fundraising Marketing Programs Honored

    Dedicated volunteers and professional efforts to attract and motivate them are crucial to the success of the runs, walks and rides that raise billions of dollars in the US each year.    Awards that honor both parts of that charitable equation are a highlight of the Run Walk Ride Fundraising confe...

    Charities Driving Millions To Jump Off Buildings, Crawl In Mud Or Walk For Days Image

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    12-05-11

    Charities Driving Millions To Jump Off Buildings, Crawl In Mud Or Walk For Days

    The economy may be in the tank, but that hasn’t stopped millions of people from sponsoring friends in fundraising runs, walks, rides and a growing assortment of alternative events.

    Harnessing the power of such peer-to-peer fundraising progams will be the focus of the Run Walk Ride Fundrais...

    2011 Awards For "Thon" Fundraising Presented Image

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    03-28-11

    2011 Awards For "Thon" Fundraising Presented

    Outstanding marketing programs that get people to sweat for a good cause were honored this month by the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council.

    The AIDS Foundation of Chicago received three trophies making it the first triple winner in the five-year ...

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