Giving Tuesday 2017 Wrap Up - What Worked and What Didn't

#GivingTuesday 2017 Recap – What Worked and What Didn’t

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media Leave a Comment

The results are in – this year was the biggest Giving Tuesday yet! According to the Giving Tuesday Facebook Page, Giving Tuesday 2018: **$274 million raised online **2.4 million gifts **$110.98 mean gift size **Over 1 million social mentions and 21.7 billion impressions **Participants in over 150 counties around the world **100+ community coalitions Here are the numbers in nifty, …

How to use a smartphone to make a nonprofit donor thank you video

How to Use Your Smartphone to Make a Donor Thank You Video  

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Video 1 Comment

Bloomerang found that for every 100 donors gained by nonprofits in 2016, 99 were lost due to attrition. That is an astounding number, and one that should be sending chills down the spine of every single development director! The reason for this high level of attrition is that nonprofits tend to do a poor job of keeping donors informed about …

9 Social Media Trends that will Shape 2018

9 Social Media Trends That Will Shape Marketing In 2018

Julia Claire Campbell Infographics, Nonprofits, Social Media Leave a Comment

What’s on tap in digital marketing for 2018? Which social media trends do nonprofits need to understand and be aware of? In this infographic, Filmora lays out 9 of the top social media trends. Highlights: ** Video will comprise 80% of global internet traffic by 2020. It’s not too late – 2018 is the perfect time to get your nonprofit on board …

15 Steps to Launching a Wildly Successful Nonprofit Crowdfunding Campaign

15 Steps to Launching a Wildly Successful Nonprofit Crowdfunding Campaign

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Online Fundraising Leave a Comment

Has your nonprofit considered launching a crowdfunding campaign, but you don’t know if this type of fundraising is for you – or even where to begin? I’ve got you covered! Nonprofits small and large are using the power of “crowdfunding” (online fundraising campaigns that use the collective effort of individuals to raise money for specific projects) to generate millions of …

5 quick social media tips to create buzz before giving tuesday

5 Quick Social Media Tips to Create Buzz Before #GivingTuesday

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media Leave a Comment

Giving Tuesday is just one week away! Love it or hate it, the truth is that this wildly popular international day of giving and giving back will most certainly generate record amounts of press coverage, website clicks, and donations to charities small and large. Not sure if you should carry out a campaign this year? Before you launch a #GivingTuesday campaign, …

5 Ways to Thank and Recognize Your Donors Using Digital Tools & Social Media

5 Ways to Thank and Recognize Your Donors Using Digital Tools and Social Media

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Social Media, Video 1 Comment

Donor attrition continues at a startling rate. Some nonprofits are losing as many as 90% of their first-time donors on an annual basis! The average across all types of donors isn’t much better, with about 59% of annual givers dropping off the radar each year.   Let’s discuss why this may be happening, and what we can do better. Join …

How to Coordinate an Army of Nonprofit Social Media Ambassadors on #GivingTuesday (and beyond)

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media Leave a Comment

It’s hard to believe, but #GivingTuesday, the international day of giving back, is just 22 days away! If you are planning on leveraging the social media power of that day to ask for donations, you probably know that you can’t do it alone. Sending out solicitations and appeals from your own organization won’t work. Carrying out an online fundraising campaign …