Fundraising Archive

How to Create a Nonprofit Fundraising Events Strategy for 2022

November 10, 2021
Nonprofit fundraising changed drastically in 2020 with a shift toward virtual galas and a need to raise money online. It shifted again in 2021 as small social gatherings returned, enabling nonprofits to produce hybrid fundraisers that connected them with in-person and online donors. These changes mean nonprofits...

What are Key Messages and How Can Nonprofits Use Them Effectively?

November 7, 2021
If your organization is like most nonprofits, you are continually reaching out to stakeholders to: Educate Change minds Move people to action Recruit for an event Ask for financial support This is why you need to define your organization’s key messages — a set of concise statements...

64 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits and the Greater Good

November 4, 2021
The National Retail Federation expects online holiday sales in the United States to shatter previous records by reaching at least $218.3 billion in 2021. By shopping at any of the 64 online stores listed below, socially conscious and ethical consumers can channel some of their spending power this...

[DATA] The 10 Most Effective Digital Marketing & Fundraising Tools

October 22, 2021
The 2021 Open Data Project  seeks to gain a better understanding of how nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide use technology for digital marketing and fundraising. At the core of the project is the 2021 Global NGO Technology Survey and the data below is based on the survey responses of 1,148...

How to Decide Which Fundraising Software Your Nonprofit Should Use

October 17, 2021
Though recommendations from third parties may help you narrow down the wide selection of nonprofit CRMs available, only you and your team know what’s best for your organization. There is a fundraising software that will help your staff manage fundraising campaigns and donor data efficiently and engage...

8 Best Practices for a Successful 2022 Golf Fundraiser

October 10, 2021
The past 18+ months have been challenging for the nonprofit sector, but golf tournaments have provided and continue to provide an opportunity to gather safely, raise crucial dollars, attract corporate support, and steward donors and sponsors. With 2022 approaching and plans for spring events firming up, now’s...

Why Your Nonprofit Should Prioritize Tribute Giving in Your Fundraising Strategy

September 27, 2021
Tribute and honorary gifts, made in honor or in memory of someone who is not a donor, are a great way for nonprofit organizations to raise awareness and funds while honoring an individual, either in memoriam or celebration. In fact, according to the 2020 Global Trends in...