Today, we are excited to unveil the latest hotels and newly-slashed prices of the Winspire Hotel Giveback Program: an exclusive opportunity for you and your donors to travel to some of the most in-demand destinations worldwide, all while supporting your organization.
For a very limited time, donors can book discounted luxury hotels through Winspire at www.hotelgiveback.com. Each booking costs significantly less than advertised prices on Expedia or Hotwire - up to 50% off retail. Best of all, 30% of every booking goes to the charity of the traveler's choice.
If you or your donors, board members or staff plan to travel, this is a no-hassle way to enjoy luxury properties while capturing extra funds.
Winspire Hotel Giveback: Overview
Since 2008, Winspire has helped nonprofits raise over $48 million by providing and fulfilling unique no-risk travel packages for fundraising auctions, raffles and more.
One of our favorite initiatives is the Winspire Hotel Giveback, a win-win that sends charity supporters around the globe. Here's how it works.
Step 1. Share the Giveback link.
The first step is to share this link with supporters: www.winspireme.com/giveback.
Important: All trips must be booked by October 31, 2018 and completed by June 30, 2019. With just a few weeks left to book, you and your supporters can snag our best prices of the year.
Step 2. Check availability.
Once the traveler has found a desired property, submit a contact form on the website or give our booking agents a call.
We will check the availability of that property during desired dates or, if travel dates are flexible, provide available dates. We'll then confirm the traveler's interest before payment.
Step 3. Remind the traveler to mention your nonprofit.
During booking, we'll ask if there is a nonprofit the traveler would like to support with their purchase. Remind your donors to mention your organization by name. If your nonprofit is a specific chapter or branch, be sure to specify which one.
Step 4. Receive a check in the mail.
Once the transaction is complete, we'll send a check in the mail for 30% of each booking to the nonprofit named.
Last year, we sent checks to over 50 nonprofits totaling over $20,000. We hope to raise even more this year!
Never worked with Winspire?
If you plan to participate in the Winspire Giveback but have never worked with Winspire, no problem. Click here or below to provide your best mailing address.
Here are just a few of nearly 100 worldwide properties eligible for the Giveback:
The Chattanooga Choo Choo
Retail rate: $154/nightOur rate: $77/night
Litchfield Park, Arizona
Retail rate: $215/nightOur rate: $108/night
Wynn Las Vegas and Encore
Las Vegas, NV
Retail rate: $509/nightOur rate: $255/night
Villa del Palmar Cancún
Retail rate: $334/nightOur rate: $167/night
With limited nights, we expect them to sell quickly—and when they're gone, they're gone. But as a blog subscriber, your organization is among the first to access the latest prices.
Email/Blog Post Template
Here's a handy email or blog post template to customize and send to your whole donor base.
Luxury hotel bookings can benefit [Nonprofit]
[Nonprofit] is pleased to partner with Winspire, Inc. to participate in their Hotel Giveback program.
Winspire specializes in travel opportunities that find exceptional deals and can benefit non-profit organizations through giving back 30% of the booking costs as a contribution to [Nonprofit].
The properties are provided through Preferred Hotels & Resorts, with eligible properties throughout the US and in many exciting destinations around the world. Hotel rates in many locations are even lower than what can be found on Travelocity or Expedia!
The program and hotel details are available on the Giveback program website: http://www.winspireme.com/giveback. Please be sure to mention [Nonprofit] as the recipient of your giveback when making your bookings.
Wishing you the best of luck as you share this deal with your donors - and I hope you are able to get away and take advantage of these great deals yourself!
If you have any questions, give us a call at the number on the Giveback site, or let us know in the comments below.