Snowball Fundraising

20
Aug

Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits | Directory of 75+ Ideas

Finding the perfect fundraising ideas for your organization is crucial, especially if your nonprofit is new. The right ideas will engage your community, grow your audience, and (most importantly) raise more money for your cause. However, the day-to-day challenges of pursuing your mission can make it a challenge to constantly come up with new, engaging fundraising ideas that haven’t been

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12
Jun

Pledge Software: A Secret Weapon for Nonprofit Fundraising

Pledge software — a secret weapon for nonprofits that know raising money is all about speed. Launching a pledge campaign can generate a lot of support for your cause quickly, but it does require forethought and planning. The pledge software you choose to use plays a big role in the campaign’s success or failure. We’ve written about pledge drives before,

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4
Jun

Recurring Donations: Building a Stronger Fundraising Model

More and more nonprofit organizations are building their fundraising models around recurring donations. Why? Because they provide an incredible level of reliable support for your mission. Recurring donations should be the bedrock of your fundraising strategies, the foundation of your monthly revenue from fundraising. By building out a strong program for incentivizing and then securing these donations from your supporters,

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9
May

The Perfect Donation Page: How to Raise More Than Ever

Your donation page can make or break your nonprofit. That’s not an exaggeration. A ton of small organizations struggle to get a foothold because they forget to cover their bases. Today, that means online fundraising. Here at Snowball, we create the quickest, easiest, free way to get all the donation page basics (plus some extras, too). We know what holds

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24
Apr

Best Nonprofit Software to Raise Money Fast | 2020 Edition

There’s no reason your organization shouldn’t thrive online these days. After all, that’s where your donors are. You have to master this medium if you want to make meaningful connections and sustainably grow your nonprofit. Maybe you’ve already moved online but need an upgrade. Remember, using outdated or ineffective tools is probably the biggest time-suck and money-waster out there! Quit

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23
Apr

How to Grow Church Giving: 5 Essential Steps to Take

This guest article was written by Vision2, makers of church engagement and management tools. There’s no question that your church’s members benefit from participating in your services, ministries, and programs each day. Managing your church means providing them with a community in which they can strengthen their relationships with one another and especially with God. Your members will feel more

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28
Mar

10 Awesome & Easy Sorority and Fraternity Recruitment Ideas

Rush is a stressful time for everyone. A lot of people tend to believe that PNMs (potential new members) take on the majority of this stress. But the truth is, Greek officers take on a lot of responsibility themselves during the rush process! If officers don’t have access to the proper tools, rush becomes much more difficult. Make sure your sorority

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10
Feb

5 Great Tips for Holding the Perfect School Fundraiser

Whether your school is raising money for a favorite charitable cause or helping one of your own organizations or teams reach their goals, a fundraiser is an effective way to get everyone involved in the effort. A well-organized school fundraiser gets students excited about a good cause and has a positive impact on your school or community. How can your

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28
Jan

The 5 Best Strategies for Reeling in More Major Gifts

Your nonprofit depends on the support of those in your community. They show their appreciation for the work that you do through their contributions of both time and money, and your nonprofit is all the better for it. You work hard to ensure that your community trusts your organization to steward their contributions effectively. All levels of contribution are important

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28
Jan

Donor Management Software: A Buyer’s Essential Guide

Your nonprofit juggles all sorts of information. You have information about your donors, the gifts they give, restrictions on those gifts, and more. Keeping it all straight may seem like a challenge, especially for a small organization trying to grow. Luckily, nonprofit donor management software is specifically designed to help keep your nonprofit organized. However, each database is designed with

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