Fundraising that dirty little word


Fundraising, that dirty little word. Over the years, I have heard from many new youth workers the statement: my church told me “oh don’t worry you will never need to fundraise, we fully fund our ministries.” What they mean is “You won’t need to fundraise; unless you actually decide to do your job… because this […]


Stuck in the Bell Tower


Please don’t ever put me in a bell tower. I found a story the other day about a youth worker named Scott Gibson who in order to raise money for his youth ministry, he temporarily lived in a bell tower. During his 68 hours in the tower he raised $2,500, or about $36.76 an hour. […]