5 Digital Fundraising Trends to Watch for in 2019

August 16, 2018
By Ray Gary Ray Gary is the CEO of iDonate, a SaaS-based provider of the world’s most innovative Digital Fundraising Platform for nonprofits. Ray’s experience in launching and building businesses spans nearly three decades, including leadership positions in multiple technology companies. Non-profits aren’t immune to the changes driven

3 Reasons Why Pinterest Is Still Relevant for Nonprofits

August 10, 2018
By Julia Campbell  Julia Campbell is social media and storytelling consultant for nonprofits and author of Storytelling in the Digital Age: A Guide for Nonprofits. She regularly provides useful tips and resources to the nonprofit sector through her blog, #501SocialBlog. The first question that probably comes to your

Facebook Fundraising Tools Now Allow Monthly Giving

July 27, 2018
According to the soon-to-be-released 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report, 18% of donors worldwide have donated to a nonprofit through Facebook Fundraising Tools. Of those, 40% say they are very likely to donate again directly through Facebook. 48% say they are somewhat likely. Whatever your personal feelings

On a Blog Break Until July 27!

June 18, 2018
Hi everyone! I need to take a break from blogging until July 27. To write the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report. My family and I are in the process of moving from St. Louis, MO to Tucson, AZ 🌵. Hope you are enjoying your summer! Thank

A Sneak Peek at Who Is Taking the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Survey

May 22, 2018
Inspiring people to take online surveys is tough! We are grateful to the 3,573 people who have taken the 2018 Global Trends In Giving Survey thus far. This year we are getting more participants from outside of the United States, but we definitely need more diversity in

Why Your Nonprofit Should Retweet Its Own Tweets – and How to Do It

May 15, 2018
One of the most frequent questions asked by nonprofits is: Can I tweet the same content more than once? Most nonprofits only tweet a new blog post, website article, or infographic once (maybe twice) out of fear of appearing spammy on Twitter. However, when you look at

20 Crowdfunding Services for Nonprofits Worldwide

April 27, 2018
Nonprofits in North America, Europe, and Australia have a multitude of online fundraising services to choose from mostly thanks to their government’s efforts to build digital records and databases of legally verified nonprofits. In most parts of the world, however, government’s digital capabilities remain a work in