Early this Spring, my wife and I signed up (technically she signed us up) once again for the Moonlight Classic bicycle ride.  The ride takes place at 9:00pm in Downtown Des Moines.  It’s a festive occasion where people dress up themselves and their bikes, trikes and one unicycle with glow sticks, flashing lights and all…

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Norwalk PTO relies on FundMonkey to manage their fundraising campaigns for two elementary schools, Lakewood Elementary and Oviatt Elementary.   The two schools hold their fundraising campaigns simultaneously and then hold their events a week apart. This year they raised $57,886 for their efforts.  Thank you to Norwalk PTO for their continued trust in FundMonkey and…

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Hudson Elementary PTO raised $15,608 in their first ever Pirate Jog-a-thon.  FundMonkey loves working with small schools who want to raise more money with healthier more profitable fundraising events.  We provide the tools and resources and our best customers like the parents behind Hudson PTO provide the motivation and energy.  Thank you Hudson PTO!

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Waverly – Shell Rock middle school held their first Go-Hawk Hustle as a fall fitness event.  They enabled FundMonkey to register participants and take donations, but at no time did they label their fitness event as a fundraiser. Lindsay Schaapveld commented, “We enabled the FundMonkey donation codes and website, but we never marketed this event…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/5/2016 CONTACT: Shannon Godwin Executive Director 515-371-7321 shannon@empowermentsolutions.net FundMonkey™ partners with central Iowa schools to help PTO/PTA groups raise over $240,000 dollars. Launched in 2012, FundMonkey is the second generation of campaign management software designed to help fundraising groups raise more money with event-based fundraisers such as Walks and Fun Runs. Typical…

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FundMonkey processed it’s ten thousandth online donation on October 4th, 2016 at exactly 9:50pm. “10,000 individual donations just kind of snuck up on us”, stated Shannon Godwin. “It was only a few years ago we were testing the online donations and the credit card capability for the first time.  We would like to thank the…

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A little k-8 school in Granger with around 65 students held another successful Bike Ride Around Granger (B.R.A.G.), raising over $30,000 in total donations on what happened to be their 10th anniversary of the ride. At FundMonkey, this was our first school, as a matter of fact, Cindy and I built the FundMonkey campaign management…

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