Fundraising & Development

Unlock a Giving Tuesday donation match

November 14, 2018
On the biggest single giving day of the year, Facebook is running a match campaign for US-based nonprofits. Learn how to make the most of this match and activate your fundraising "deputies" on Giving Tuesday 2018.

Use your brand and engage donors this year-end season

October 5, 2018
It's never too early to get started on your year-end fundraising strategy, and I want to help make it easy—so let’s focus on the tools you already have: your brand and your donors.

New payment processors are changing the fundraising game

August 2, 2018
New payment methods like Apple Pay and Google Pay are all the rage among consumers—but what does that mean for nonprofits?

Gala events are horrible and everyone hates them

July 24, 2018
Fundraising events take what should be a social transaction and convert it into a monetary transaction with a low reward. What's a nonprofit to do?

The real cost of online fundraising for nonprofits

July 12, 2018
As online giving grows every year, access to online fundraising is crucial for nonprofits. Here’s a breakdown of the costs and considerations to keep in mind.

5 tips for a successful fundraising auction

May 16, 2018
Collecting key fundraising metrics is a valuable part of any fundraising event. Thoughtfully planning your auction and considering your exact goals well ahead of time will ensure a successful event that boosts engagement and raises funds.

Find the missing pieces of your fundraising strategy

May 11, 2018
If you want your nonprofit's worthy cause to stand out from the #GivingTuesday crowd and inspire your supporters, now is the time to start your plans.

2018 M+R Benchmarks Study

April 27, 2018
The M+R Benchmarks Study is your in-depth annual review of what’s working, what’s trending, and what’s changing for online fundraising, advocacy, and marketing.

Social fundraising has real-world value

March 12, 2018
Social fundraising is about getting the most out of what you're already doing. Harnessing the value of social fundraising can be a powerful tool to meet next-level fundraising.