DoJiggy Announces Free Webinar on School Walk-a-thons


Boulder, CO (September 7, 2010)

Online fundraising software provider, DoJiggy, will host a free webinar on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 from 11 am – 12 pm (PST). The webinar, titled “Hosting a Successful School Walk-a-thon” is presented by Suzanne Oehler, founder of Yapper Girl, a firm dedicated to bringing online fundraising to local non-profits and schools.

The webinar will discuss the benefits of implementing an online fundraising campaign for schools hosting a walk-a-thon or similar fundraising event. Topics include: evaluating financials, selecting online software and payment services, managing event registrations and donations, discussing key elements of a walk-a-thon website, and promoting the event within the community.

The DoJiggy and Yapper Girl partnership provides an optimal solution for school fundraising campaigns. Yapper Girl works with schools to manage their transition from paper-based programs to Internet fundraising, in cooperation with DoJiggy’s easy-to-use, affordable online software tools, helping organizations increase efficiency and fundraising results. “With Suzanne’s guidance and DoJiggy’s online tools and customized websites, schools raise more money by extending the reach of their giving campaigns,” explains Lisa Bennett, Director of Sales at DoJiggy.

This free webinar is one part of DoJiggy’s “back-to-school” campaign, launched this August in an effort to help kick-start fundraising for the 2010/2011 school year. The back-to-school campaign includes a special $100 discount for school organizations on any DoJiggy online fundraising software purchase through September 30, 2010. DoJiggy has also created a school fundraising resource center with numerous fundraising tips and tools for schools, school associations, and university fundraising.

Register now for the Free Webinar, “Hosting a Successful School Walk-a-thon!” For more information about the webinar, the back-to-school promotion or DoJiggy’s suite of online fundraising software solutions, call (888) 436-1999 x2 or email

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About DoJiggy

Founded in 2003 and based in Boulder, Colorado, DoJiggy is a leading provider of easy, affordable, online fundraising and event management solutions for nonprofits, schools, churches and community organizations. Using the DoJiggy suite, customers implement online fundraising and event management with tools designed for golf tournaments, online donations, charity events, auctions, walkathons and online pledge collections. The company has helped more than 2,500 customers plan and execute fundraising events and initiatives more effectively.

About Yapper Girl

Suzanne Oehler is the founder of Yapper Girl, a firm dedicated to bringing online fundraising to local nonprofits. She manages the transition from paper-based programs to Internet fundraisers, working with schools, sports organizations, and other locally-based nonprofits to achieve greater donation results by extending the reach of their giving campaigns.

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