Some of them are tried and true while others show a lot of creativity ... All of them are obviously not appropriate for every group, but sometimes, with only a little modification, your might find some fund raising ideas that are perfect for your group.
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Last week, I told you all about the five types of dating you'd never catch me doing, and I promised you a follow-up list of fun dating events, compiled from my online research into the dating scene.
As a matchmaker, I have been known to host some kick-ass events to ensure my clients have a great experience and help them find them whatever it is that they are looking for.
Whether your needs are casual or more serious, speed dating is definitely something all singles should employ on their quest to find love.
Research Your Options There are many companies out there that organize speed dating events and all of them operate differently.
You should only host the event on your property if you’re comfortable doing so, and you know the guests or at least know people who can vouch for them.
If you’re inviting strangers, you might want to book a private room at a restaurant or the meeting room of your church.
You can start with your single friends and then branch out, asking people to invite single friends.
Beth Brindle, writing for the website of "TLC," recommends capping the guest list at around 20, and of course, keeping an even number.