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The Ultimate Guide to Fundraising Ideas

Coming up with unique fundraising ideas each year can feel challenging, even for the most creative groups. Before you launch into idea mode or start planning, you’ll need to determine what the campaign or event will be about and decide what ideas will generate the most interest from participants. There are so many great fundraising ideas out there which can be tailored to your campaign so it’s unique to your organization or school, the trick is deciding which events will lead to the best results. You should find a fundraiser that will work for you and that will generate enthusiasm excitement in your volunteers and donors.  

Check out these great fundraising ideas for organizations, pick one that fits your needs and resources and take a look at the helpful hints on how to run a great fundraising campaign.

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How Your Business Can Wow at a Trade Show

Businesses wanting to connect with prospective clients and increase their exposure should attend a trade show. However, as the events are often filled with gimmicks, it can be hard for a brand to stand out from the crowd.

To grab people’s attention and substantially increase your return on investment, you must develop a strategy that will ensure people are talking about your brand long after the event is over. Find out how your business can wow at a trade show.

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Easy Fundraiser Ideas and Ways to Make Them Succeed

Are you planning a fundraiser? The key aspect to consider is how to make yours stand out, although there are a lot of other facets to think about as well, you definitely want to make sure your attendees take note of your fundraiser and remember it. With so many walkathons, marathons, charity events, and raffles or other community events happening each year, it can be tough to find a way to make yours seem unique.

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2019 DiscountMugs New Year Catalog!

December is officially here and as hard as it is for some of us to believe, the year is coming to an end. Around this time of the year, most of us reflect on the laughs shared with the ones we care most about and the trying moments that strengthened our relationships. This is also the time to ask yourself questions like where do I want to be in a year from now? Or what do I envision for the future of my business? And what are my plans to get there?

With such questions in mind, and our commitment to empower you to share your message and create lasting impressions, we’re pleased to announce the release of 2019 DiscountMugs New Year Catalog!

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Winter Wedding Ideas Everyone Will Love

A winter wonderland wedding is unlike any other celebration. The air is crisp, so everyone has to bundle up and get cozy. The setting is dreamy and romantic, with snow all around and the possibility of a snowfall that could happen any time, making it seem like the celebration is taking place inside a beautiful snow globe. Winter weddings are a magical time to come together and commemorate the love shared between two people, but most people overlook them or don’t consider it when in the wedding planning process. It’s more common for couples to immediately consider spring or summer weddings, but a winter-themed wedding can be stunning and offer a more intimate feel that summer weddings just don’t seem to hit.

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The Complete Guide To Buying The Perfect Gift

Gift buying isn’t always easy, and many people struggle with this task, so know that you’re not alone if you feel this way too. You’ll be glad to discover that there are tips and tricks you can use that are going to make the process a lot smoother and as hassle-free as possible for you. It’s all about you putting a little extra time and energy into this endeavor and not settling for the first gift you see.

The last situation you want is to feel pressure and stress related to gift buying. Shopping for someone you care about or want to impress should be a fun and enjoyable experience. The following advice is going to help you buy the perfect gift so you feel satisfied with your purchase and confident the other person will adore it.

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Promotional Ideas for Your Bar or Restaurant

Is your bar or restaurant experiencing a slump in business? Maybe you are just looking for something to liven up the atmosphere, or maybe you want to bring in more customers without having to spend a lot on advertising. Whatever the case may be, you want your bar to be the hit spot on the weekends, the go-to place for after work drinks, or the first place people think of when they want to get together with friends. 

What can you offer that you aren’t doing already? Well, there are a lot of options to offer your patrons discounts, like happy hour deals, or a discount on a meal with a good review, but what if your bar or restaurant can’t afford to be giving out discounts? If your business is already strapped for cash and is looking for a way to bring in more customers without affecting your bottom line, there are plenty of other options. 

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2018 Fall - Winter Season Catalog

Sometimes we get lucky, except if you live in Florida, and can almost touch the change of the seasons. As Autumn rolls in and leaves start to fall, the skies darken, and we can feel the winter winds creep in. Fall – winter promotions are no different. No matter what your advertising needs are, when fall arrives we know winter and the holidays season aren’t far behind. Here’s an overview of our 2018 season catalog! It’s the perfect time to reach out to consumers and get your brand in on the action.

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Get Ready for Fall! DiscountMugs 2018

Summer is coming to a close and Fall is in everyone’s mind. As hot days melt into a cold and crisp breeze, autumn leaves will be seen on surfaces everywhere and businesses like yours will be including the season’s theme into their promotional approach. But whether you own your own business or are looking to bring the spirit of the season to your personal events, you can get help from our product experts to shop affordable and high-quality printed items to support the outpouring of autumn. Here’s a sneak peek at what you can expect to find on our Fall Catalog!

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DiscountMugs Catalog: Back to School Edition

Parents everywhere are spending the big bucks in family vacations, and even if you’re staying home this summer, keeping your kids entertained doesn’t come at a cheap price. Don’t even get me started on sending them off to college for the first time – there isn’t enough time in the day with all the planning and shopping you need to get through to make sure they’re all set for their first day. For that reason, back to school is simply our favorite season.

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DiscountMugs Summer 2018 Catalog

Completely devoted to good times and fun, summer is probably a favorite among the seasons for most people. Days turn much longer, the beach is finally warm enough to enjoy, and local ice cream places are all the rave.  Life is really about the little things, and your business or personal event can also benefit from the warmest time of the year.

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Inside 5 Perfect Tote Bags for Work

Packing the perfect tote bags for work may come difficult to some – especially women who are undeniably at the mercy of fashion and lack the comfort and convenience of pockets. However, gender differences have come to a halt in recent years, and even men can be seen carrying purses and handbags to simplify their lives. More so than a fashion statement, work bags are becoming a necessity. Often, employers will recommend that employees take laptops, tablets and other devices with them back home and/or on the go, therefore making work bags another space where the consequences of gender differences are challenged by the modern world.

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DiscountMugs 2018 Spring Catalog is Here

Although summer, winter, and fall season have a magic of their own, spring is hands down the most lovable of all four. For starters, the weather finally reaches moderate temperatures and sets the stage to transition from the harsh cold to sunny beach days and outdoor fun. Days become longer, the birds return from their winter migration, and there are baby squirrels and bunnies everywhere. Are you not convinced yet? Here’s a bonus: Our Spring Catalog is also on its way out to you!

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DiscountMugs 2018 Winter Catalog is In

The leafs on our trees are long gone, and snow covers inches of our streets, but DiscountMugs’ winter catalog is officially here and out on its way to your mailbox!

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'Tis The Season to Give a Little and Mean a Lot

We all dream of making a difference and changing the world. The little girl playing doctor with younger siblings or stuffed animals, and the little boy rushing with a garden hose to put out a fire only fairies and golems can see. Somewhere along the way, we alienate ourselves from the invisible web connecting us to existence and become engulfed in living our own lives.

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