The Independent interviews Morrie Warshawski, whose book The Fundraising Houseparty: How to Party With a Purpose and Raise Money for Your Cause may provide some useful advice on using a “houseparty” to fund your next project.
…Filmmakers increasingly need to seek funds from as many sources as possible. A fundraising party may seem like a fun way to raise much-needed dough, but they are a lot of work. Still, securing the right host, making a personal connection to the guests, and laying the groundwork for future “asks” can have pay-offs far beyond the money raised at the event. Parties can build the community your film needs to get to the next step.— Independent | Read The Full Article