Fundraising Archive

5 Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2014

January 11, 2014
2014 will be an exciting year for nonprofit technology. Numerous communications and fundraising trends are on the verge of going mainstream and nonprofits committed to early adoption have a number of new tools and strategies to pioneer this year. Social media will remain a top priority for

It’s #FundraisingFriday :: Please Donate to Your Favorite Nonprofit!

January 1, 2014
#FundraisingFriday is a campaign meant to inspire individuals to commit to donating at least $10 to one of their favorite nonprofits every Friday. First tweeted in May 2012 from @NonprofitOrgs, the hashtag has since then been tweeted and retweeted thousands of times. If you are a nonprofit, use

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

November 13, 2013
In honor of World NGO Day on Thursday, February 27, Nonprofit Tech for Good will be presenting a free webinar covering the top 10 online communications and fundraising best practices for NGOs. Date: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Time: 9am (New York City), 2pm (London), 5pm (Nairobi) Cost: Free Duration: 90 minutes

19 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

November 11, 2013
As follow-up to 29 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits, below are 19 nonprofits that are offering symbolic gifts and adoptions this holiday season. These gift programs are ideal for socially and environmentally conscious holiday shoppers that would prefer their spending directly empower nonprofits. They also make excellent

New Amazon Program Enables Shoppers to Easily Donate to Their Favorite Nonprofits

November 2, 2013
AmazonSmile is a new program that enables Amazon shoppers to easily donate 0.5% of their purchases ($.50 per $100 spent) to their favorite U.S.-based nonprofits. With $26.5 billion in sales projected for the fourth quarter for 2013 alone, up to $13.25 million in funds could be raised.

5 Mobile Fundraising Apps for Do-Gooders and Nonprofits

October 31, 2013
Since the launch of the iPhone on June 29, 2007 many mobile fundraising apps have been released, but few have been successful. Some apps were based on good ideas, but ahead of their time and others simply weren’t good enough to keep users interested. Six years later

29 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

October 27, 2013
Updated: View 2019 Holiday Shopping Guide The National Retail Federation is projecting that the average American holiday shopper will spend on $738 this holiday season generating more than $602 billion in total sales. That’s a lot of consumer spending power that when spent consciously can help finance