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Powerful Segmentation Ideas for Year-End Online Fundraising Campaigns

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

As you approach your year-end fundraising planning, consider these segmentation strategies for your campaign: Transactional. Of course not!

3 Ideas for Getting the Word Out to Your Donors About Online Fundraising Campaigns

J Campbell Social Marketing

That’s fundraising 101. Below, you’ll find three ideas for promoting online fundraising campaigns to donors. Well, maybe.

[INTERVIEW] 8 Questions Answered about Online Fundraising!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Get Schooled! In online Fundraising! So they have different constraints than American fundraisers do. Which charity, if so?

The Online Nonprofit Leadership Summit Rocked SO HARD!

Wild Woman Fundraising

feel I understand my role a little more as a board member but also realize the importance of fundraising and having a decided plan to move forward.

The 3 Worst Mistakes a Nonprofit Can Make When Trying to Acknowledge Online Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Below you’ll find some of the most common errors you make when thanking donors who gave online. Gretchen Barry. Kristina. Expediency.

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The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Though Fundraiser-Ideas.net generally publishes one comprehensive description of a fundraising idea at a time, we know that many people are looking for ways to integrate their passion for art with their fundraising efforts and thus we decided to post a long list of art fundraising ideas.  Custom postcards and stationary. 

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The Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Especially during difficult economic times, charities and nonprofit organizations should consider fundraising strategies that require little or no cash outlay. The revenues generated by free fundraising ideas can be directly used for the work of the organization and require no upfront expenditure of already limited funds. Recycling.

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The 22 Things You Absolutely Must Do Before a Fundraising Event

Fundraiser Ideas

After being on so many fundraising teams, I’ve noticed what is done before an event directly correlates with how the fundraising event turns out. An Unsuccessful Vs. Successful Fundraising Event. Since we didn’t have the money to pay for these items out of pocket, we would have fundraising events. What do they like to do?

10 Excellent Club Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Organizing fundraisers for clubs and activities can be a fun and educational experience for high school students. Here are ten club fundraising ideas that go beyond the same old bake sale or car wash routine. Sell promotional materials through online storefronts. Related posts: The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas.

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10 Good Fundraising Ideas for the Novice Fundraiser

Fundraiser Ideas

You don’t have to be a professional to be successful at fundraising. In fact, some of the best fundraisers are so easy anyone can organize them! The following are 10 good fundraising ideas for the novice fundraiser. People love this type of fundraiser. Our favorite free online fundraising platform is GoFundMe.

Reclaim Back to School: Stay Energized, Relevant and Top of Your Game

Getting Attention

Back to school is one of the definers of fall as we know it—right up there with apples, the changing of the leaves and Halloween.

Guess what? For-Profit Online Universities are.

Wild Woman Fundraising

In this case, the person writing to me was an online for-profit university, in the guise of a “writer and editor.” Watch yourself.

Do You Make Any of These 10 Fundraising Mistakes?

Fundraiser Ideas

With over a decade of fundraising experience, I have stumbled over many fundraising mistakes. This way, you can achieve the same success I have in my fundraising without having to deal with the mistakes first. Many fundraising teams make the mistake of not considering whom they are targeting when planning what they will sell.

Major Gift Fundraising for Small Shops {Book Review}

J Campbell Social Marketing

Why just two hours a week is enough to get any nonprofit fundraiser started in major gift fundraising (but five hours is ideal to keep it going).

2015 Digital Fundraising To Do List #2 Get Serious About Email Fundraising

Giving in a Digital World

Sadly, I also don’t know of many who are really pleased with the fundraising results they receive through their email programmes.

How to Fundraise: 7 Things Everyone Needs to Know

Fundraiser Ideas

The conclusion is that if you’re going to stay afloat for the next year, you need to consider some serious fundraising. But how to fundraise? Individuals:  The bald truth is, when you get serious about how to fundraise, taxes must be your first consideration. Do you need to hire a fundraising consultant ? Taxes. . Goals.

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Are you being tested?

iMarketSmart

In 2010, Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook founder and CEO) gave $100 million to help fix Newark, New Jersey’s failing school system.

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Are you attacked for not being corporate enough?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Cutting these programs while putting in “university of phoenix” style online education to UVA is morally bankrupt. Who is she?

How Your Nonprofit Can Plan Ahead for #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

Plan for the day as you would a big in-person fundraising event, with tasks, deadlines and responsibilities. Think again! . Why or why not?

Low-Cost Fundraising: 6 Innovative Ideas

Ann Green

In this post, Kerri Moore of Booster has some low-cost fundraising ideas for you. The labor of your staff, volunteers, and fundraising team.

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Why did people donate $700,000 online to a bullied bus monitor?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

When video of her torment was posted online, a groundswell of appalled people donated more than $700,000 to a spontaneous campaign on IndieGoGo. As Stevenson notes, campaigns to help suffering individuals crop up online everyday - including for people in life and death situations - but they rarely spark the scale of reaction to Karen Klein.

Are you coming to my free webinar today? What do you mean you wanted more notice?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Build your reputation online in 15 minutes a day and give yourself a leg up the career ladder! What are the ways you can get known online? 4.

A Wake-Up Call for Fundraisers

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When a world-renowned historian discovered there wasn't a single school in his hometown, he decided to raise money to build one. "Do you go to school?" Earlier this year, Dickerson, who has worked in fundraising for forty years, completed his doctoral dissertation on the language of philanthropy. " I asked.

How to Raise Money: 10 Tips Every Group Needs to Consider

Fundraiser Ideas

The secret to raising money is really no secret at all; in general, persistence and commitment are essential elements of success in the fundraising world. Get a little (online) help from your friends. Divide and conquer.  By diversifying fundraising efforts rather than focusing on only one method, you can often achieve better results.

Trivia Night Fundraiser

Fundraiser Ideas

This allows a trivia night fundraiser to become a successful recurring event because it does not exhaust your supporters.

Creating a Fundraising Strategy: What Do You Need to Consider?

Fundraiser Ideas

As someone looking to fundraise, there are many options available at your disposal. While this blue ocean strategy is generally intended for business use, it can also be integrated into a nonprofit’s fundraising strategy. Applying a Blue Ocean Strategy to Fundraising. Putting a Face on Your Fundraising Strategy.

10 Exciting Fundraising Ideas for Sports Teams

Fundraiser Ideas

Whatever the reason your team needs to raise money, here are 10 exciting fundraising ideas for sports teams: Fast Pitch Fundraiser – This is a great fundraiser for baseball teams. Organize your fundraiser at a time when lots of other teams will be in attendance, such as during a tournament. We do.

Your greatest untapped online resource: your people

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today I feature a guest post by Filippo Trevisan of the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Glasgow. I met Filippo after a recent panel discussion on social media. They, and ultimately all users, represent an invaluable, untapped potential that can have a crucial impact way beyond fundraising. He obliged.

3 Surefire Communication Strategies to Follow Your Events

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

After your nonprofit has hosted a fundraising event, you’ll need to take some time to celebrate your success. FundraisingKerri Moore.

How to Make Your Fundraising Efforts Go Viral

Fundraising Coach

Joe is the founder of The Fundraising Authority, a website that offers free articles and advice on raising money for small and medium-sized non-profits. He’s got some great tips on positioning your fundraising appeal to go viral! Viral marketing is the holy grail of online salesmanship. Ask online fundraising social medi

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3 ways to jumpstart year end giving by planning your fall fundraising now

Fundraising Coach

This is not the best way to do year end fundraising. Successful year end fundraising takes strategic planning. Early to mid-November.

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The Procrastinator's Guide to Year-end Fundraising

Fundraising 123

Is your nonprofit ready to ramp up your online fundraising this holiday season? The last weeks of the year are the biggest and most important for online charitable giving. (In fact, Network for Good processes 40% of online donations for nonprofits like yours in December!) Eric Rardin (our host!

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How to Build a Fundraising Tribe for #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

So, if you’re looking to build a fundraising tribe for your #GivingTuesday campaign , here are six need-to-know tips! 1. Keep Them Informed.

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Do Any Online College Classes Focus on Fundraising?

Fundraising Coach

Tweet I’m a big fan of ongoing education, so I was intrigued to be reminded that college courses on fundraising exist online. She currently performs market research for 43a.com when she is not contributing her own thoughts and observations to the online community. Fundraising – it sounds easy enough.

Case Study: How can you make your letter appeal better?

Wild Woman Fundraising

That’s why I’m opening up my 6 month fundraising coaching program to just 3 lucky people. Draft 1 of the letter, page 1. HOPE Inc.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Classy shares  6 Fundraising Psychology Hacks You Need to Know. Hope you had a great week! Looking for attention on Instagram?

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[Guest Post] Crowdfunding – Not the Hail Mary You Think

Fundraising Coach

Deposit a Gift allows anyone - nonprofits, schools, or individuals - to raise money and even sell tickets to benefit events. So, what next?

Share Our Strength crowdsources School Breakfast Week

DonorDigital

Last month, Donordigital worked with Share our Strength to raise national awareness about childhood hunger during School Breakfast Week (March 4-8).

Habitat for Humanity fundraising campaign features March Madness

DonorDigital

Michael Stein is a Senior Account Executive at Donordigital , the online fundraising, marketing, and advertising company.

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Fundraising is like a Waldorf Salad

Fundraising Coach

Forrest Gump could have said, Momma always said, ‘Fundraising’s like a Waldorf Salad. email fundraising.

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