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WELCOME! — WISHING YOU GREAT SUCCESS WITH YOUR FIRST FILM:
(Get Your POSTERS Below || Plus learn—How FilmRaiser Works)
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!
Your newly registered cause may take at least 24 hours to show up on our "get tickets" page. We will email you when it's live!
Gather your team. Let people know this huge fall movie will be a fundraiser for your cause. And we will email you when tickets are available online—two weeks before the movie opens on Oct 6th.
Make a physical guest list:
Just like you would for a birthday party—then reach people directly. By phone, email, and in person. It’s the BEST METHOD we have seen to guarantee turnout.
$1.00 FROM EVERY OPENING WEEKEND MOVIE TICKET—BENEFITS YOUR CAUSE—WHEN PEOPLE SELECT YOUR CAUSE ON FILMRAISER.COM/TICKETS BEFORE PURCHASING.
Invite friends in other cities. ANYONE IN THE U.S. can select your cause!
When tickets go on sale:
We will email you to:
- SEND everyone to www.filmraiser.com.
- To SELECT YOUR CAUSE.
- And CLICK through to Fandango or Atom. All tickets bought will track to your cause.
ONLY THREE THINGS TO PROMOTE:
- Opening Weekend Dates
- Your School Name or Cause.
And after opening weekend we email a sales report to participating causes—and will ask for your current mailing address so that we can send you a check! : )
See you at the movies!
PS. (Links or promo codes will not be emailed to you—our program does not use them.)
MOVIE POSTERS FOR YOU. ADD your CAUSE—and share:
3) Upload your blank poster poster to Canva.
4) Add text on top. Size the text to fit.
5) Download the photo as a PDF or JPEG—and share it with your supporters! : )
More goodies are coming soon...! We will email you as more promo materials get posted here.
Coming soon—pics to make an instagram story.
SAMPLE FACEBOOK POSTS:
MORE ABOUT FILMRAISER:
- FilmRaiser welcomes schools, clubs and causes—and many wonderful organizations, both national and local. Including community sports teams, churches, youth programs, non-profits, social groups and fundraising projects.
- (You do not need 501c3 charity status).
- THE PROGRAM IS FREE to organize. And movie tickets are face value.
- FilmRaiser works at ANY MOVIE THEATER where tickets can be bought on Fandango or Atom Tickets - depending on which ticket platform is our partner for the event.
- $1.00 from every ticket comes back to your cause—to any showing on Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday of opening weekend [or longer if stated so] for the film being offered. It all adds to the your earnings!
- After opening weekend—we tally the box office sales and mail a check to you.
- The opportunity works all day, for every screening.
- And runs ALL OPENING WEEKEND LONG.
- PLUS—your community can promote the event to relatives and friends ALL OVER THE COUNTRY—anywhere in the U.S. where someone selects your cause our website before buying tickets to see the movie—money comes back to your cause!
- And after reaching local friends, family, co-workers and your community—your team should reach out to contacts and friends in other cities. It's all pretty awesome. : )
WHEN EACH NEW FILM IS ANNOUNCED—FILMRAISER WILL INVITE YOUr cause to PARTICIPATE! LET'S SEE GREAT FILMS TOGETHER!
- We will notify you every month or so when new movies become available as fundraisers.
- Studios decide which films are chosen...but we aim to give you several weeks to prepare.
- Participate as often as you like! Just click “Participate” in the emails we send to you.
- You can select the movies that fit your community—and skip others.
HOW EVENTS WORK:
- We'll email to invite you to PARTICIPATE in a new movie.
- Click YES.
- We'll send you some great studio art (digital posters).
- And we'll show you how to easily add the name of your cause to the poster.
- Then you simply send people to www.FilmRaiser.com.
- When they select your cause from a list—a unique link will pop up.
- Any tickets to the movie bought through that link track back to your school!
- Some events checkout on Fandango, some checkout out on Atom Tickets, and sometimes both platforms work; we'll announce with each movie!
Hopefully some of this helps!
Find us anytime with questions.
Does FANDANGO work in your city?
Enter your city on FANDANGO to see if theaters in your area are supported. Our sincere apologies if your community is not supported yet. FANDANGO works almost everywhere in the U.S. (and ATOM TICKETS currently works at every AMC, Regal and Arclight).