If you’re in or near Seattle, or you can manage to get to Seattle, you don’t want to miss the St. Demetrios Greek Festival every September.
The highlight of the Festival for me comes a few months before that, when the organizers send out the fundraising appeal for the community to support the Festival.
It is one of the most amazing super-specific fundraising appeals ever. It lists bulk items the Festival needs and their prices. Here it is:
This may not be right for every charitable cause, but the level of specificity can be powerful, and a great lesson for us all!