“Has anyone ever donated something to a charity event or local show as your business? I’ve been approached asking if I can provide anything for a raffle prize at a local fundraiser, but I can’t really afford to keep giving out a free photoshoot (as I’ve done in the past).”
I believe in supporting the industry that supports you, and so giving back to your particular community in the forms of donations, sponsorships, in kind donations is a great way to do that.
The only problem is, as a small business owner who is active in your community, you can be inundated with requests from committees and supporters looking for help. So where do you draw the line? Here are my tips for balancing giving back and looking after your business. Continue reading