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Spiral Wishing Well Coin Funnels

The most profitable fund raising devices of all time.

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Last Updated: November 24, 2014 

Welcome to our website. It has been our privilege to invent, patent, and produce thousands of Spiral Wishing Well Coin Vortex Funnels which have a 25-year track record of international success. Over $1 billion worth of coins have been tossed into these coin funnels for charities throughout the world.

In these tough economic times, as normal donations and funding shrink, more and more organizations are turning to Spiral Wishing Wells as a creative way to increase their income. There is an estimated $10 billion worth of coins in the homes of America. Many homes have over $50 of coins in jars or bottles...just waiting for an invitation to donate them to charity.

We have just completed development of several brand new patented innovations including coin launch ramps OUTSIDE the funnel which produce larger spirals and don't block the view of the coins. We have also introduced a new giant Seven-Footer model with eight coin-launch ramps. It presents a stunning visual image, and the play-attraction is extraordinary. People can play racing games and experiment to see if they have the skill to toss coins in without using the ramps. The revenue is unprecedented.

Non-Profit Grants

We are very excited to announce that ProjectKindness.org is providing grants again this year that pay a significant portion of the cost of the Wells for non-profit use. So if you are a charity, non-profit organization, or if you are a store or other entity purchasing Wells to raise money for a non-profit organization or project, they will cover part of the cost. This is discussed more fully on the Prices and Ordering page.

 

Why do people of all ages toss so much money into these Wells?

It is very simple...

People love to watch coins spin around in circles at eye-blurring speeds seeming to defy the laws of gravity as they descend the nearly vertical walls of the vortex funnel.

It is all about the fascination.

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You Tube Movie Clips

Click on the accompanying picture (right) to view an exciting clip from Japan. The current one day income record in Japan is 75,501 yen! (US$686.37)

Notice the wide spirals of the coins, using the entire funnel since the ramps are mounted "outside" the surface...one of the features of our new models.

Click here to view an in-house demonstration.

Click here to see a video of coins spinning around the new giant Seven-Footer. It has eight launch ramps (2 on each corner) so eight people can play racing games at the same time.

 

If you can't see the above YouTube video image, please click on www.youtube-nocookie.com/v/rfNpjrPTYzU?fs=1&hl=en_US&rel=0

 

coin funnel in Lisbon Portugal The following paragraphs and pages describe why Spiral Wishing Well Coin Funnels are so profitable and popular. They generate LOTS more money than static donation boxes. If you are a charity or a store raising money for a charity, we present to you the simplest, most profitable fund-raising device of all time.

The current one-day record for a single Well is $40,979.37 at a church in Loma Linda California. Click here to read how they did it. The one-day record at a school is $7,352.

A Wishing Well is like a "bill-board" promoting your organization INSIDE retail locations which are the most valuable advertising spaces in the city. This gives valuable exposure to your cause, attracts volunteers and donors, and is often more valuable than the coin revenue itself.

Many gravity wells have generated over $100 a day with only a little promotion. Several have brought in over $100,000 in the same location for several years. The Air Force Museum in Dayton Ohio has had over $1 million worth of coins tossed in during its life so far! Those are the exceptional reports. But even ordinary locations can effortlessly generate $100 to $500 per month and easily out-perform a static donation box.

Click here to read how a pediatric office raises $350 to $1,000 per week in their waiting room. If you have a good foot-traffic location with lots of children, you can copy their strategy.

The Children's Hospital in Albuquerque New Mexico has placed 32 Spiral Wishing Wells in Wal-Mart and Sam's stores throughout the State.

If you represent a regional or national chain of stores, charity, or other organization, we will help you put together a Spiral Wishing Well program that includes funding, custom signs, and promotions that will bring extraordinary results.

With government subsidies to charities being reduced, and proposals to eliminate the charitable tax deduction now being debated by politicians, competition for public money is increasing dramatically. Our Wells are uniquely qualified to fill that need---immediately!

coin funnelSpiral Wishing Wells give something back to the customer---FUN, FUN, FUN! Your customers are not being solicited, a critical point that all stores value.

Great for service clubs. It not only raises a lot of money for your projects, it publishes your name in the community and attracts more members!

Spiral Wishing Wells do not require valuable employee time like most corporate fund raising programs.

Stores and charities can own and control their Spiral Wishing Wells outright so that 100% of the revenue goes to the charity and no splits sent to the manufacturer or a professional fund raiser.

Hands pouring coins into pileSome stores use a Spiral Wishing Well as their "official" fund-raising method and avoid the pressure from the dozens of charities who want to solicit their customers.

Prime locations include restaurants, department and grocery stores, children's toy and clothing stores, museums and zoos, libraries, malls, movie theaters, bowling lanes, and every other location with walk-in customers or visitors. We even have Spiral Wishing Wells in major-league ball parks and on ferry ships. Wherever there are people---the more the better!

Spiral Wishing Wells have raised thousands of dollars at one-day events and short-term campaigns. For instance, high school kids in Oregon helped raise $248,000 in 45 days which paid for a life saving bone morrow transplant for one of their fellow-students. The surplus was matched with state and federal funds, providing transplants for 11 more children!

We can make the funnels in any color you wish to match your decor, school colors, or just to help attract more attention.

The floor model Spiral Wishing Wells and the toy Vortx are invented and Patented by Divnick International, Inc.

We hope you enjoy your review of our website using the links on the left side navigation above. We have also placed many of the most popular links below.

We look forward to serving you.

Steve Divnick



1-937-985-5863 (Eastern USA)

 

 

 

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This Seven Footer raises money for
The Dyess We Care Team

at Dyess Air Force Base in Texas.

Click Here to see other Seven-Footers

International

A large portion of our business is providing Wells internationally. By buying directly from our factory, you can save the mark-up of a local reseller who would also pass on the same shipping cost. With today's easy communication, payment, and shipping options, combined with our ever-ready inventory, it is our pleasure to serve international customers with the same speed and service as those in the USA. Click here to read more about international options.

"Just to let you know that the Wishing Well has arrived safely in less than a week, and we put it into immediate operation.

Thanks for such a smooth international transaction. Some things we order from our nearest town take
longer and are not as smooth as your service!!!!"

Best regards,

M. Bishop, Carisbrooke Castle Museum

 

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