August 2015: Fundraising

Tales from the Individual Donor Benchmark Project

Submitted on Thu, 8/13/2015 - 5:35pm
Spoiler alert: To excel at fundraising as a small and mighty nonprofit, have a plan.
By Heather Yandow

Fundraising Online 2015: Five key takeaways

Submitted on Tue, 8/18/2015 - 4:00pm
Whether or not you were able to attend the 2015 Fundraising Online Conference, here are five takeaways to help you raise funds.
By Laura Boulton

Step-by-Step Guide to Cultivating a Community For Fundraising

Submitted on Thu, 8/20/2015 - 4:45pm
From discovery to call to action, your community should be the hub of your fundraising efforts.
By Rob Wu – CEO

Fundraising Trends and Counting Deck Chairs on the Titanic

Submitted on Fri, 8/21/2015 - 3:10pm
Be careful what you're counting, and make sure it includes your impact.
By George Weiner

Give Local America

Submitted on Tue, 8/25/2015 - 4:13pm
The anatomy of a successful crowdfunding event, two years after its inception.
By Lori Finch – Vice President of Community Giving

Finding Your Path Just Got Easier

Submitted on Tue, 8/25/2015 - 6:14pm
GrantStation's new tool is geared to make us all better fundraisers.
By Cynthia M. Adams – CEO

10 Things We Learned From Our Nepal Response

Submitted on Mon, 8/10/2015 - 4:22pm
Emergency response planning is a skill that GlobalGiving has developed over time.
By Michael Gale

5 Things You Need to Know About Millennials and Email

Submitted on Thu, 8/6/2015 - 1:48pm
A demographic today, the majority of your donor base tomorrow. Why you should care about how Millennials give.
By Derrick Feldmann

The Secret to Funding Massive Change at Scale

Submitted on Wed, 8/5/2015 - 4:44pm
CJ Cregg from The West Wing has the answer to funding for social impact. Grantors, take note.
By Vanessa Gennarelli

How to Leverage Short Film to Attract New Donors

Submitted on Tue, 8/4/2015 - 2:45pm
Viral fundraising might feel like catching lightning in a bottle. Consider video storytelling your secret sauce.
By Natasha Deganello Giraudie – CEO and Founder

Focusing on Fundraisers and Take Your Charity to the Next Level

Submitted on Tue, 8/4/2015 - 2:38pm
The landscape of traditional giving is changing. Here are a few tips to bring the crowd to your next funding campaign.
By Indy Bishop – Director of Communications