Adam Schultz | Rea CPA
Dec 18, 2023

Not-For-Profit Fundraising with Sports Betting: It’s a Gamble

Betting on sports, especially around big events like the Super Bowl, college football rivalries, or college basketball's March Madness tournament, has become a staple in many workplaces, including not-for-profits. They're seen as a fun way to engage employees and foster a sense of community. They’ve even been used as a fundraiser for some organizations – and you may be considering this approach for your organization. However, before you agree to this creative fundraising approach, you should know that beneath the surface of these seemingly harmless activities, there are potential risks that nonprofit organizations need to know.