Fundraising Archive

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

March 26, 2020
By Kayla Matthews, writer at 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 During the COVID-19 Crisis

March 9, 2020
UPDATE: This webinar was presented on April 21, 2020. You can view a recording on GoFundMe Charity’s website as well as download the slides. GoFundMe Charity will discuss how to run a successful campaign, share their experience in peer-to-peer fundraising, and discuss the COVID-19 response in the

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
UPDATE: This webinar was presented on April 7, 2020. You can view a recording on the Harbor Compliance website. 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

3 Easy Ways to Get New Email Subscribers and Drive Donor Growth

February 13, 2020
By Josh Kashorek, Director of Marketing at Journity, and advocate for using data to create high-performance nonprofit marketing campaigns. Every nonprofit needs two things to drive sustainable growth: new contacts and new donors. There’s no silver bullet that will make donors come flocking to your website eager