5 Fundraising Metrics Nonprofits Should Watch

5 Fundraising Metrics Nonprofits Should Watch

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Guest blog by Dan Quirk Fundraising metrics are crucial analytical tools for nonprofit organizations. They help determine how successful certain fundraising strategies are and can help you adjust those strategies when needed. Therefore, it’s absolutely critical to keep your eye on them so you know how well your nonprofit is doing and how you can continue honing your overall fundraising strategy. …

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How Much Was Raised On Giving Tuesday?

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

The numbers for 2015’s #GivingTuesday are in, and they are astounding! **$116.7 million dollars raised through over 1 million gifts **The mean gift size was over $100! **Social media mentions of the hashtag #GivingTuesday were at least 1.3 million. **71 countries across the globe participated. And the numbers and data keep coming in! To get your nonprofit counted, please fill out …

4 Ways to Incorporate Corporate Philanthropy into your Digital Fundraising

4 Ways to Incorporate Corporate Philanthropy into your Digital Fundraising

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

Guest blog by Adam Weinger Corporate philanthropy has been a hot button topic recently. If your nonprofit is smart (and I know it is), you want to make the most of the generosity of companies as it relates to your digital fundraising efforts. Corporate giving to charities has increased by almost 14% in previous years, and nonprofits received over $17 billion from …

How to Raise More Money from Matching Gifts Using Email and Social Media

How to Raise More Money from Matching Gifts Using Email and Social Media

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Online Fundraising 2 Comments

This week I am pleased to present a guest post from Adam Weinger of Double the Donation.  Imagine using the Pony Express to make matching gift appeals. With all due respect to horses, your messages probably won’t arrive in the timely manner you desire. The internet has facilitated the creation of several fast, efficient ways to fundraise. These include using …

5 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Raise Money Like charity:water

5 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Raise Money Like charity:water

Julia Claire Campbell Content Creation, Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising 7 Comments

You may have heard of the mammoth success of the nonprofit charity:water and its effectiveness in raising money online. When you hear about its amazing story, you may shake your head and say: “Sigh. There is absolutely NO way that my tiny, itty bitty, bootstrapped nonprofit can do what they do.” But you are wrong! Take the advice of the …

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What Will Be The Next Ice Bucket Challenge?

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media 2 Comments

It seems like every charity is taking to social media to become the next Ice Bucket Challenge. But when does it become too much? Writing for The Guardian, Hadley Freeman explains that while she gritted her teeth through the #NoMakeUpSelfie craze and of course, the #IceBucketChallenge, the latest trend in celebrity “slacktivism” is just too much for her. It’s organized by …