10 Simple Ways Nonprofits Can Prepare for A Successful #GivingTuesday

10 Simple Ways Nonprofits Can Prepare for A Successful #GivingTuesday

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising 1 Comment

#GivingTuesday, the international day of giving, is set for November 28th this year! Last year, the total amount donated on #GivingTuesday was $168 million, up from $116.7 million in 2015. #GivingTuesday is certainly growing in popularity, but success on this special giving day comes with a caveat. Much like donors don’t give to you simply because they have lots of …

Battle-Tested Tools to Rock Your Digital Storytelling

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Social Media, Storytelling, Strategy, Visual Marketing Leave a Comment

Storytelling Summer School is in session! Haven’t signed up yet? Not to worry! Sign up here and you will get access to all previous and future lessons.  In this week’s lesson, I walk you through a variety of tools and mobile apps that you can use to create graphics, enhance photos, and make awesome videos for your digital storytelling campaigns. Catch the replay …

How Nonprofits Can Be #InstaAwesome on Instagram

Julia Claire Campbell Instagram, Nonprofits, Social Media 2 Comments

Instagram is a marketing powerhouse for brands, companies, and nonprofits alike. If you want to target a younger demographic, Instagram could be for you, with 59% of online adults ages 18-29 active on the network. More than 500 million people have Instagram accounts, more than 300 million of which use it daily! Another key characteristic that differentiates Instagram from social …

How To Fill Out A Nonprofit Digital Storytelling Calendar

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Social Media, Storytelling, Strategy Leave a Comment

Storytelling Summer School is in session! Haven’t signed up yet? Not to worry! Sign up here and you will get access to all previous and future lessons.  In this week’s lesson, I walk you through the topics and ideas to enter into your Digital Storytelling Calendar. Catch the replay of the video on my Facebook Page by clicking here. Here are just 5 benefits of …

5 Key Decisions Your Nonprofit Needs to Make Before Giving Tuesday

5 Key Decisions Your Nonprofit Needs to Make Before #GivingTuesday

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising 1 Comment

Friendly reminder – #GivingTuesday 2017 is less than 100 days away! It’s tempting to see the astounding fundraising numbers from last year – 1,640,000 gifts made; 177 million raised in over 98 countries – and think that this day of giving will work for your nonprofit. You may be saying, “Sure it will work? I mean, it worked for so …

10 Specific Ways to Use Digital Storytelling in Your Next Fundraising Campaign

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

Storytelling Summer School is in session! Haven’t signed up yet? Not to worry! Sign up here and you will get access to all previous and future lessons.  In this week’s lesson, I give specific examples of digital storytelling tactics to use during your next fundraising campaign. Catch the replay of the video on my Facebook Page by clicking here. Here the 10 specific ways to …

how to create a story series for your nonprofit

How to Create a Story Series for Your Nonprofit

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media, Storytelling 1 Comment

Great storytelling is the best way to capture the attention, as well as the hearts and minds, of your supporters. Using digital tools like your website, email newsletter, and social networks are vital in the quest to get your stories in front of a critical mass of people. Working together, the power of great stories and the reach of digital …