How Do You Get Funds For Non-Profit Organizations?

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How Do You Get Funds For Non-Profit Organizations?

Imam Helmi Abufarah El Agha

Imam Helmi Abufarah El Agha

Every non-profit organization runs by funds because these organizations don’t make profits. The ultimate motive of these organizations is to serve people and make this world a better place to live. They don’t make profits, they don’t trade to make profits. Instead, they help people, by giving them shelter, offering free education so on and so forth. Their aims are clear, they want to make a difference by helping people. People work for these organizations voluntarily, they work for these organizations because they want to serve people for free.

Imam Helmi Abufarah El Agha

Imam Helmi Abufarah El Agha – Imam & Executive Director, Amyl Council

All the organizations make profits to run, but non-profit organizations don’t make profits, so who runs these organizations? How does the leader get finance to run it and help people? The non-profit leaders set different strategies to raise the funds for their organization. They know that funds are important to help people, hence they set strategies and find the best possible ways to raise the funds in a right manner. Here’s how a non-profit organization raises funds for its operations.

1) Donor

The best ways to raise finance for an organization is to find donors. The donors are people who give money for charity. They offer funds to non-profit organizations to bring a change in this world. The donors are often millionaires and giving a percentage of their income on a monthly basis is not a big deal for them. They have major sources of finance so giving some finance for charitable causes is just a small thing to them. The leaders have to organize meetings and seminars and invite all these donors. They have to prepare a presentation that impresses the donors. The donors are always careful to choose the right organizations, therefore it is important to share the aim of the organization to get these donors on board.

2) Sell items

The non-profit organizations have volunteers and other people who are a part of their organization. They can raise funds by putting their skills to good effect and producing things they are good it. For example, if someone is good at art, he can draw or paint something and sell it in the market.

Imam Abufarah
Imam Abufarah
Imam Abufarah is Imam and Executive Director at AML Council Center. He has strong knowledge in Islamic teachings including Fiqah, Quran and Islamic History. He was born in Saudi Arabia and migrated to the United States when he was 15 years old. He also holds a degree in Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from University at Buffalo.

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