Trending Sources

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

I 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 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.

Ideas 88

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.

Club 72

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

MARCH – Brooklyn Law School Giving Day. APRIL – Bethel College Online Giving Day (Indiana). Good news! Give Local America .

Nov 77

Strong Emotions Drive Online Video

The Agitator

It’s Friday, and online video watching normally spikes on Fridays. Maybe a good day to talk about online videos. Uh, Roger.]

Trivia Night Fundraiser

Fundraiser Ideas

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

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.

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?

Sponsored Post: Online Fundraising Benefits

A Small Change

“With the help of our online software solutions, many of our customers have quadrupled the amount of funds raised in previous years.”

December is Over, but Fundraising Shouldn’t Be

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The end of the year isn’t the only time to fundraise. These Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns. Online CoursesBRAND NEW WEBINAR.

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.

Dunk Tank

Fundraiser Ideas

A dunk tank is a remarkably easy fundraiser , particularly when it comes to school fundraising. You can see an example of a successful dunk tank fundraiser in the video below. When you’re ready to begin your dunk tank fundraiser, simply search for dunk tank rental companies online. There are lots!

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).

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! Tell an Inspiring Story.

Media 32

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.

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Communications: 5 Mistakes You’re Making (And How to Fix Them!)

J Campbell Social Marketing

Peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns have become more than just an innovative approach to online fundraising : they’re now the standard.

Are you being tested?


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

Test 81

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?

What the hiring manager looks for in fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

This interview is part of a series to help you rise in your fundraising career. What you look for in a fundraiser is fundamentally the same.

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.

Build 18

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?

A Wake-Up Call for Fundraisers

Fundraising 123

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. By diversifying fundraising efforts rather than focusing on only one method, you can often achieve better results. Plan ahead.

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. Depending on the capital and branding needs of your organization, certain fundraising strategies may produce better results than others. Applying a Blue Ocean Strategy to Fundraising. Putting a Face on Your Fundraising Strategy.


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. They, and ultimately all users, represent an invaluable, untapped potential that can have a crucial impact way beyond fundraising. I met Filippo after a recent panel discussion on social media. He obliged.

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

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 In fact, Network for Good processes 40% of online donations for nonprofits like yours in December!) Eric Rardin (our host!

Guide 25

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.

Fall 40

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 when she is not contributing her own thoughts and observations to the online community. Fundraising – it sounds easy enough. c) Marc A.

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.

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.

[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?