How To Use Facebook’s Free Fundraising Tools on #GivingTuesday

How To Use Facebook’s Free Fundraising Tools on #GivingTuesday

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising 11 Comments

#GivingTuesday is less than one month away! On November 28th, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are matching up to $2 million in funds raised on Facebook for U.S-based nonprofits. Also on #GivingTuesday, Facebook is waiving all fees for donations made on Facebook. (Before and after #GivingTuesday, charitable organizations that have signed up to use Facebook’s fundraising tools will pay …

How to Create and Use a Nonprofit Social Media Calendar [with template]

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media, Strategy, Time Management Leave a Comment

As a nonprofit marketer, you wear many hats. Between answering emails, making phone calls to supporters, editing the annual appeal letter and coordinating fundraising events, who has time to maintain more than one social media site? You do have time. I promise. The answer to managing it all lies in one word – scheduling! Use a simple Social Media Calendar: …

8 Tips for a Profitable Nonprofit #GivingTuesday Campaign

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Infographics, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising Leave a Comment

Hard to believe but #GivingTuesday is only a little over one month away! Is this powerhouse giving day right for your nonprofit? Participation numbers and dollars raised skyrocketed last year, and are sure to increase even more in 2017. Time is running out, but the good news is, if you plan well and if you plan strategically, it’s not too …

3 Engagement Crushing Mistakes Nonprofits Are Making On Social Media – And What To Do Instead

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

Facebook and Instagram went down on Wednesday and people lost their minds. They were worried they couldn’t get the latest updates from friends and family members, but also they lost their major source of news, information, and community. Sound scary? It’s just reality! Social media tools have completely revolutionized the way human beings communicate, research information, ask questions, and express …

10 Free Ways to Re-Purpose Your Nonprofit’s Stories

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Storytelling, Visual Marketing Leave a Comment

Storytelling is critical to achieve success on social media, where the goal is to grab attention and pique interest. Without some sort of visual element to your storytelling, it will likely fall flat and get ignored. I’ve written several posts on how to collect stories, how to tell great stories, and how to promote stories using social media, websites, and …

7 Ways to Beat Overwhelm and Get Things Done

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Time Management Leave a Comment

You wake up in the morning dreading tackling your ever-expanding To Do list. At the end of the week, you feel like you worked so hard and you are so tired – but you didn’t really accomplish anything. Your nonprofit is not hitting it’s quarterly targets, despite you feeling stretched so thin and pulled in 100 different directions. There are …