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19 Secrets Charity Fundraisers Will Never Tell You

It's like working in a call centre, but everyone hates you to your face.

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3. Our energy drink intake can be disturbingly high.

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Because walking around for seven hours straight makes you SO TIRED.

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4. We have experienced so many weird reactions to casual questions.

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It's not unheard of to have people slamming the door in your face or chasing you out of their garden with a rake.

8. … But we also have a ready-to-go excuse for anyone that invites us inside when we really, really don’t want to.

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Maybe it's the angry-looking dog lurking behind them, or maybe it's the fact that none of their lights are switched on and they've answered the door in nothing but their underwear.

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11. We often judge people on everything – their houses, their clothes, their response to us – because it’s the only fun we get to have all day.

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16. We know all the secret excuses that people can’t say no to.

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“Rejection handling” is a thing, and most fundraisers are taught to only take no for an answer on the third time.

Note: This post is based on one person’s experiences.

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