Fundraising Archive

Planning a Golf Fundraiser in Uncertain Times: Technology Offers Time Savings & Flexibility

March 28, 2020
By Katie Casillas, director of marketing at GolfStatus.org, an event management platform specifically for golf fundraisers. The challenges fundraisers face in the months ahead present a complicated outlook—especially for those with budgets that rely heavily on event revenue. Will venues be open? Will supporters be willing and able to

What Are Gaming Fundraisers and How Can They Raise Donations for Your Nonprofit?

March 26, 2020
By Kayla Matthews, writer at ProductivityTheory.com and journalist dedicated to helping others better their productivity. The rise of the livestream, combined with the growing popularity and widespread appeal of video games, has created an attractive new opportunity for charities — gaming fundraisers. These events are an exciting new kind

[FREE WEBINAR] How Nonprofits Can Use Crowdfunding to Raise More Money

March 9, 2020
Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2020 Time: 1pm EDT / 10am PDT Presented by: Jared Kylstad and Lauren Slocum, Charity Services Specialists at GoFundMe Charity This webinar will walk you through the basics of crowdfunding for nonprofits. We will show how your nonprofit can leverage the trend of crowdfunding to

5 Ways to Use Your Smartphone for Social Good

March 4, 2020
By Kaley Aposporos, Content Writer at GoFundMe Charity As a nonprofit, there are certain ways you can encourage your donors to use their phones for good. With these methods, your nonprofit can advocate for general philanthropy and altruism. In a few different instances, you can even point

Quick Favor Please! Take the 2020 Global Trends in Giving Survey

March 3, 2020
The 2020 Global Trends in Giving Survey is now live and available in seven languages! This year’s questions delve into how donors prefer to give to their favorite causes and will reveal the impact of social media, emerging trends (such as cryptocurrency, Amazon Alexa, gaming for good), and the

5 Social Media Templates for Nonprofit Fundraising Events

February 27, 2020
By Emily Rose Patz, Senior Copywriter at DonorPerfect Check out these social media post templates for ideas of post themes and content format for your Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds. Just plug your content into the placeholders, and you’re good to go. 1) Introduce your event theme with eye-catching

[FREE WEBINAR] Charitable Online Solicitation: Is Your Nonprofit Compliant?

February 25, 2020
Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 Time: 1pm EDT / 10am PDT Presented by: Sharon Cody, Partnership Manager at Harbor Compliance Your website and social media channels are remarkable tools that provide boundless opportunities to reach new donors to fuel your mission. But along with wider support, online fundraising