Live Debate: What Are The Pros and Cons of Facebook Fundraising for Nonprofits?

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media 1 Comment

Welcome to Facebook Fridays! Fridays at noon I take 15 minutes to help you navigate the crazy wilderness of Facebook for your nonprofit. Today I brought on special guest Noah Barnett from peer-to-peer online fundraising platform CauseVox to answer your question: What are the biggest pros and cons of setting up and using Facebook fundraising tools for nonprofits? Grab the Nonprofit …

5 Stories to Tell In A Nonprofit Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfunding for Nonprofits: 5 Stories to Tell In Your Fundraising Campaign

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

Crowdfunding for nonprofits is a trendy but often misunderstood term thrown around in nonprofit fundraising circles. Pew Internet found that roughly one-in-five Americans (22%) have contributed to an online fundraising project on a website like Kickstarter or GoFundMe. This percentage has assuredly grown in recent years with the proliferation of crowdfunding platforms and the push from Facebook to use their free fundraising …

How Can We Use Facebook To Promote Our Nonprofit Events?

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

Welcome to Facebook Fridays! Fridays at noon I take 15 minutes to help you navigate the crazy wilderness of Facebook for your nonprofit. Today I answered your question: How can we use Facebook to promote our nonprofit events? The power went out part way through, but I continued the conversation! The show must go on, right? 😉 Grab the Nonprofit Facebook …

5 Strategies to Reach and Engage Young People In Your Nonprofit Work

5 Strategies to Reach and Engage Young People In Your Nonprofit Work

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 3 Comments

“How can our nonprofit get young people involved in our organization?” “Where do we need to be online to reach younger people?” “Do young people still use Facebook?” These are all frequent questions posed in my work with nonprofits large and small. It seems that nonprofits large and small are focused on getting more young people involved in their organizations. …

How Can Nonprofits Use the Facebook Local App for Marketing?

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Facebook, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 1 Comment

Welcome to Facebook Fridays! Fridays at noon I take 15 minutes to help you navigate the crazy wilderness of Facebook for your nonprofit. Today I answered your question: How can my nonprofit use the Facebook Local app for marketing? What is the Facebook Local App?  In November of last year, Facebook launched its standalone Events app as Facebook Local, touted as …

What Russian Troll Farms Can Teach nonprofits About Social media marketing

What Russian Troll Farms Can Teach Nonprofits About Social Media Marketing

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

What an incredibly volatile year it has been for social media platforms – and February isn’t even over yet. Just in the past few weeks, Facebook has released several platform-altering announcements that have sent brands and organizations scrambling to keep up and alter their strategies. Snapchat revealed it’s new widely reviled face lift; Instagram opened its API to allow for …

How Do Nonprofits Receive Donations Made on Facebook?

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

Welcome to Facebook Fridays! Fridays at noon I take 15 minutes to help you navigate the crazy wilderness of Facebook for your nonprofit. Today I answered your question: How do nonprofits receive donations made on Facebook? There are three ways to receive donations made to your nonprofit on Facebook: 1. Nonprofits that are Registered with Facebook Payments When a charitable organization …