Non-Profit - Competition Details

Help NPR and KCRW raise money!
Idea Marketplace
Mar 23, 2014
Market Price
Help NPR come up with some creative ideas for how they can maximize their biannual pledge drive or come up with new ideas for how they can raise money through out the year.
On behalf of Idea Marketplace, we are launching an innovation Competition to help NPR and KCRW to come up with innovative ideas to help them raise money. Today, they have biannual 'pledge drives' that some people find disruptive as the entire week is dedicated to raising money, and not providing as much content. Help NPR and KCRW come up with ideas to improve their pledge drives or come up with some entirely new ideas for how they can better service their user base and raise money at the same time. Good luck!
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