How to raise awareness for a cause on a tight advertising budget.Advertising organizations with promotional gifts is an excellent and efficient way to make the best of a limited advertising budget. After all, non-profit organizations, clubs and groups usually have precious little to spare when it cames to raising awareness about a cause or event. Billboards are out of the question. Even one newspaper ad can wipe out half a year's advertising budget.
On the other hand, promotional gifts like pens, mugs and baseball caps can cost as little as a few cents per unit. Distributing them liberally, especially to targeted groups and potential donors, can be a very cost-efficient way to help people remember your organization's name and mission.
No matter what your club or cause, advertising organizations with promotional gifts can get your campaign off to a good start, or inject new life into an existing group or club. The key to effectively using promotional gifts to advertise your organization takes just a little bit of critical thought. Undoubtedly there is a promotional gift that is perfectly suited to your organization and its budget.
Determine who your target audience is.
Carry a variety of promotional gifts.Stocking more than one type of item means that you'll always have just the right gift to hand out.
Always carry the old stand-bys.Pens and mugs are among the oldest of promotional gifts, and for very good reason. Everyone uses them, and they are some of the most cost-efficient advertising items to invest in.
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