Fundraising & Development

7 ways to make your first #GivingTuesday a fundraising success

November 15, 2017
For organizations that have never participated in Giving Tuesday before, it can feel overwhelming. These seven tips will help you meet your fundraising goals and engage new supporters.

Why #GivingTuesday 2017 is the year for peer-to-peer fundraising

September 15, 2017
This year, you can leverage peer-to-peer fundraising to meet not only your #GivingTuesday goals, but to reach new supporters and increase your year-end giving overall.

Winter is coming: Start preparing now for year-end fundraising

July 6, 2017
You’ve seen year-end fundraising before: you know that, however busy you are this summer, you’ll be busier come year-end. Anything you do now to set yourself up for stronger fundraising will help you succeed when it matters.

Meet your donors where they are

June 1, 2017
The data indicates that SMS donations can increase your overall reach, giving you new audiences that you wouldn't otherwise be able to connect with. As younger audiences have begun to move away from traditional giving and towards mobile giving, adding this technology to your fundraising mix means your nonprofit will be better positioned to meet prospective donors where they are.

How many fundraising platforms do you have?

May 25, 2017
When it comes to fundraising platforms, it's all too easy to start using a shiny new tool and end up with several systems that don't talk to each other—leading to extra expenses and duplication of work. Find out how one organization evaluated and consolidated platforms, saving time and money.

2017 Nonprofit Technology Staffing and Investments Report

May 24, 2017
Find out how other nonprofits are investing in technology staff, hardware and services and see how they compare to yours.

How to create a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign on Facebook

May 11, 2017
5 quick steps to empowering your supporters to fundraise for your nonprofit.

2017 Digital Outlook Report

March 14, 2017
A hands-on guide to developing first-class digital strategy, advocacy, and fundraising programs, tailored to three experience levels.

2017 Consumers Guide to Low-Cost Donor Management Systems

February 14, 2017
A resource to help you find your donor management system perfect match. Includes case studies, best practices, and a resource directory.

Wanted: Your Fundraising and Marketing Know-How

December 23, 2016
NTEN is again teaming up with M+R on its Benchmarks Study: an in-depth look at nonprofit data, strategy, and trends. The study helps nonprofit fundraisers, organizers, and marketers make smart decisions based on the experiences of their peers. But we need your help.