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, …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …