A charity auction can be an excellent and fun way to raise money while bringing your community together.
Capital campaign gifts are quite meaningful to donors. Without effective campaign follow-through, you can risk souring your most important donor relationships.
Virtual auctions bring a favorite charity event to the digital realm. Learn how to plan one and how to pick virtual auction software for your organization.
Virtual fundraising events experienced an uptick in popularity with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. As 2021 continues, we see that online events are here to stay.
Is your nonprofit organization applying for structured external funding for the first time? Need help nailing down the essentials of your grant proposal? The competition
“Oh, if we only had the money for that!” Really? Why not? There’s no reason to hold you back from providing a high-quality, robust mission
Generosity is a core element of Christian life and discipleship. From the financial perspective, God doesn’t need our money to further His Kingdom, yet the
Businesses and organizations of all shapes and sizes have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, and many are turning to strategic fundraising efforts to
Why did you choose to go into pet care? Often, the answer is simple: you love animals. You chose to create a safe and enriching
No matter the time of year, Giving Season feels like it’s always right around the corner for nonprofits. You know that the last few months
Any successful fundraising campaign starts with a detailed and actionable fundraising plan. Political fundraisers are no different! That’s why it’s crucial that if you’re looking
Online fundraising has been on the rise for a while, accounting for 8.7% of total giving during 2019. Now, with a global pandemic requiring social
Fundraising is an important (if not the most important) activity that nonprofit organizations must conduct on a continual basis. Yet finding new strategies, donation tools,
New technology has revolutionized churches. From the way congregants relate to one another to the processes involved in hosting a church service, and even to
So much goes into running a nonprofit organization on a day-to-day basis. Between managing team members, recruiting volunteers, raising necessary funds, and keeping daily operations
This post was contributed by Sandy Rees from Get Fully Funded. If you don’t have an annual fundraising plan, you’re not alone. Most folks in
With more options than any other online fundraising software, Snowball Text-to-Give is designed to adapt to your organization’s needs.
Put yourself in a prospective donor’s shoes, and take a close look at your donation website. Can you easily find the resources you need? Does
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In Matthew 28, Jesus says to go out and make disciples of all people, and that’s just what your church is doing. But the necessary
You put so much work into your pledge campaigns! You developed special pledge conditions, chose the perfect tools, and promoted your drive to the community.
Fundraising is an important (if not the most important) activity that nonprofit organizations must conduct on a continual basis. Finding new strategies, donation tools, and
The powerhouse strategy of the fundraising world, a pledge campaign can be an extremely effective way to leverage your network of support. When the right
A nonprofit’s mission statement is incredibly important, perhaps more important than even most experienced nonprofit professionals realize. Your nonprofit’s mission statement represents its guiding vision,
Is your nonprofit organization applying for structured external funding for the first time? The competition can be fierce for nonprofit grants offered by governmental agencies,
If your nonprofit organization has never applied for or received special funding from governmental bodies or grant-giving foundations, the mere idea of grant writing can
If you asked a nonprofit twenty-five years ago how they asked for donations, they likely would have responded with some combination of in-person appeals, direct
Finding the right fraternity dues collection app can sometimes seem like an uphill battle. After all, it can be really tough to keep track of
You might know that 25-35% of giving takes place between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, but do you know how to make the most of your
Looking to supercharge your Salesforce CRM? You’ve come to the right place! Salesforce is a powerful, versatile data management solution used by next-level organizations in
Increasing volunteer awareness of your nonprofit’s opportunities is one of the biggest steps your organization can take to be successful. According to The National Center
As we explained in the announcement post, this month’s carnival theme homed in on the best strategies for mobile giving. (Read the full announcement here!)
With more and more donors preferring to engage with nonprofits through mobile and digital channels, designing a captivating website for your nonprofit is more important
The success of any fundraising event relies on its guests. Perhaps more than any other kind of event, the ability to effectively manage your guest
Every Sunday, your church probably passes an offering plate around to the congregation. But if you’re anything like other churches nowadays, you’ve probably noticed that
Top 5 Tips for a Successful Mobile Crowdfunding Campaign Crowdfunding was made for a mobile world! Crowdfunding is online fundraising housed on a platform that
5 Tips for Planning a Successful Outdoor Fundraiser As the weather warms up, non-profit fundraisers take to the great outdoors in the form of runs,
What is a “golden donation”? Great question! According to the Fundraising Effectiveness Project’s 2015 Survey, only 19% of new donors give again after their first
Now that you’ve gathered a few tips and know a little bit more about how to draft the perfect church fundraising letter and the perfect church newsletter,
There’s nothing better than opening the mailbox to find a beautifully written letter personally addressed to you. About your passions. Your interests. And how you
Your nonprofit has done all that it can do with an email: You came up with a catchy subject line. You clearly stated your mission.
Currently, in the US alone, there are over 1.5 million nonprofit organizations, and each year, an increasing amount of the $300 billion per year average
How you approach social media has a large impact on the impression people will have about your organization. And, their perception of your organization will largely
Donor attrition is the non-profit fundraiser’s greatest challenge, according to the 2013 Fundraising Effectiveness Survey Report, a joint study published by the Association of Fundraising Professionals