Fundraising Archive

[FREE WEBINAR] How to Use Behavioral Economics to Build a Successful Monthly Giving Program

October 31, 2019
UPDATE: This webinar was presented on December 10, 2019. You can view a recording on YouTube. Monthly donors give 42% more over the course of a year compared to one time donors. They also stick around longer with most programs enjoying donor retention rates north of 85%.

6 Ways to Raise More with Facebook Fundraisers

October 25, 2019
By Brent Merritt, a digital strategy consultant at Metric Communications and blogger at The Caliper. His work is focused on nonprofits, advocacy, and public affairs. Facebook Fundraisers are a relatively new fundraising tool, but they’re already driving a major boost in revenue for some nonprofit organizations. The 2019 M+R

48 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits and the Greater Good

October 20, 2019
The National Retail Federation expects online holiday sales in the United States to increase 14 percent to $163 billion in 2019. By shopping at any of the 48 online stores listed below, socially conscious and ethical consumers can channel some of their consumer spending power into the

Muslim Giving 101: An Introduction for Fundraisers & Nonprofits

October 13, 2019
By Rafia Khader, Program Manager at the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving and Managing Editor of the Journal of Muslim Philanthropy & Civil Society Faith and giving are intrinsically tied with one another. It is this idea that propels the work of Lake Institute on Faith

An 11-Step Guide to Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns for Nonprofit Organizations

October 10, 2019
By Paige Kutliek, SEO Manager at GoFundMe––a free fundraising platform for charities, people, and the causes you care about. To date, more than 50 million donors have given over $5 billion through the GoFundMe fundraisers. The public counts on nonprofit organizations to champion important issues and bring

[FREE WEBINAR] How Nonprofits Can Make Their Fundraising Campaigns More Social

October 9, 2019
UPDATE: This webinar was presented on November 13, 2019 (View Recording and Slides).  Social media channels can help you amplify the message of your fundraising campaigns. What’s important is to understand how to make the most of each social media platform. This webinar will look at the

The Top 5 Fundraising Trends in 2020

October 4, 2019
By Scot Chisholm, CEO and Co-founder of Classy––a social enterprise that creates world-class online fundraising software for nonprofits, modernizing the giving experience to accelerate social impact around the world. If it seems like we’ve been talking about 2020 for decades, it’s because we have been. Over the