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10 Nonprofit Books from 2010

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Technology at the Margins:  How IT Meets The Needs of Emerging Markets by Salesh Chutani, Jessica Rothenberg AAlami, and Akhtar Badshah. Books

7 Online Fundraising Tips I Learned By Participating in Movember

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For the past 30 days I have been participating in Movember : a worldwide team fundraising campaign to fight men’s cancer.

The 2014 Charitable Giving Report

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billion in total fundraising. It is the largest analysis of actual overall and online giving data in the nonprofit sector. Online Giving Trends.

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7 Tips for Successful Online Fundraising

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On mothers day 2010 they set out to raise money for Mama Lucy - a change maker who’s dedicated her life to helping kids in Arusha, Tanzania. We can learn some things from this online fundraising project The folks at Epic Change continue to do great things using the web as their medium.

2010 Online Giving Trends

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All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us Blackbaud.com About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking 2010 Online Giving Trends Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on February 15th, 2011 Blackbaud released its 2010 Online Giving Report today. billion in total fundraising from 1,438 nonprofits. This was led by 55.6% compared to 2009.

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Before You Hit Send: Your End of Year Fundraising Appeal Checklist

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And if you want to really step-up your game,  take a look at the new eBook about writing and designing fundraising appeals that work! ].

5 Ways to Increase Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

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Armed with a fundraising page and email tools, peer-to-peer fundraisers turn their family and friends into donors. million in 2010. 2.

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Video Can Help Boost Donations in End-Of-The-Year Fundraising

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Video Can Help Boost Donations in End-Of-The-Year Fundraising by Michael Hoffman. Tags: Fundraising Guest Post Enjoy. Holy smokes!

Three Ingredients for Successful Year-End Fundraising

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Year-end fundraising is here. Looking for some good data and examples for your fundraising team? Fundraising Facts. billion.

NTC 2011 is Upon Us!

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It’s no easy task to go through 400 entries. I’m mostly looking forward to the communications and fundraising tracks so I spend a bit of time looking over those entries and found a handful or so that look interesting to me. Social Media Fundraising Success – it Does Exist! hope to see you there …. Nonprofit Social Media Jam Session.

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117 Ways to Improve Your Event Fundraising Results Today

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According to the Run Walk Ride fundraising council “The top thirty “thon” event fundraising programs generated $1.69 Have at it!

6 Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever

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Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever – Guest Post by Joe Waters. Disrupting Fundraising Since: 2000.

Getting Creative with Online Fundraising: 10 Campaigns Using Mission Inspired Gifts aka Gift Catalogues

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Author: Jordan Viator. These are often referred to as gift catalogues, as well). See the example of Australia. The beauty of this campaign?

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The #1 Way to Raise More Money Through Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Events

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Chris Noble on Check in for Charity, Pepsi Refresh and Social Media for Nonprofits

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Chris Noble of www.Studiogood.com and www.Whatgives.com took some time to talk with us at SXSWi 2010. Foursquare) and fundraising. We cover a couple cause marketing initiatives (Pepsi Refresh and Check in for Charity) that focus on a really interesting combination of location based social networking (i.e.

Seth Godin on Innovation, Failure and Why Non-profits Should Stop Operating like Businesses

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Troublesome] Fundraising Stats. Fundraising Email Response Rate is 0.13%. though you’d enjoy the interview. solicit.

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New Guiding Principles for Fundraising

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New Guiding Principles for Fundraising. What are the new guiding principles to fundraising? Principle 1: Donor Choice.

7 Secrets to Increasing Online Fundraising Results and Wowing Donors

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Online Fundraising  has become a popular and successful method for nonprofits trying to increase revenue and acquire new donors. Search engines?

Top 4 Online Fundraising Tactics Your Nonprofit Can’t Live Without

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The largest online gift received in 2011 was $260,000 – more than two-and-a-half times 2010′s largest gift. Download the report now!  .

11 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits and Make the World A Better Place :: 2010 Edition

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In addition to all those wonderful programs, I wrote up 11 more for 2010. Tags: Online Fundraising Purchase Green Gifts ]. Shop PETA ].

2010 Overachiever’s Guide to Year-End Fundraising

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For many organizations nearly half of online fundraising revenue comes in during the month of December. Literally.

The 2 Key Elements of Successful Fundraising Campaigns

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— When creating any fundraising campaign there are two items that should always be on your short list list. Multi-Channel Engagement.

How Minnesota’s ‘Networked Nonprofits’ Raised over $10M in 1 Day!

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Fundraising Guest PostThat’s simple, but wise advice from the definitive nonprofit social media strategy manual, “ The Networked Nonprofit.”

Game Changing Strategies for Nonprofits in 2011

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What fundraising strategies will be a game changer for nonprofits in 2011? Nonprofit marketing, fundraising and communications specialists need to spend more time talking to donors and learning to speak their language. Fundraising is all about channel integration. What’s on tap for social media and advocacy? Mobile! Cloud.

10 Online Fundraising Insights

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To whet your whistle, here are just 10 of the interesting insights this bad boy contains: The median growth rate for online fundraising is 15.8%. The smallest tier of orgs (less than 10,000 email records) experienced a median of $89,917 in online fundraising. percent in 2010 to 11.9 Author: Blair Naylor. percent in 2011.

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Facebook is Great, but Does it Really Work for Fundraising?

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Fundraising via Social Networking. Online Fundraising Social Media #nptech Facebook fundraising Non-Profit Social Media Strategy

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Technology Trends for Nonprofits in 2011

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Tonia Zampieri, Sales & Marketing Manager, LoyaltyClicks at Smart Online. To start with, we conducted a survey (tweet tweet!) Why Go Mobile?

Drive Action by Optimizing Your Online Giving Page: 6 Simple Steps

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Online Fundraising #nptech eMail marketing Non-Profit Non-profit marketing Search Engine Optimization SEOHopefully you agree. raised.

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How Many Free Agents Does It Take To Change A Nonprofit Fortress?

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Networked Nonprofits are masters at: Working with “Free Agent&# fundraisers. Personal Democracy Forum: Rethinking Nonprofits. What works?

Ten Fundraising Strategies to Test Right Now

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Are you stuck in a fundraising rut and looking to try some creative fundraising tactics to engage your supporters? Overdo it. Too strong.

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Eeyore's Guide to Event Fundraising

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Since it’s my job to help promote fundraising events, this bit of news got me down. Mope mope mope. Events are a hassle. Too many events.

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Priming Your Board for Fundraising

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Fundraising the board member performs on behalf of the organization. Author: Rachel Muir. Board Manual. Board Contract. Program attendance.

It's About Impact NOT Influence

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Online Advocacy Online Fundraising Online Organizing Social Networking Technology Trends Web 2.0Do you think your organization has clout or Klout ? Is your organization considered a content curator? Are you a leader or a follower? Or are social media ranking tools an example of more kool-aid mix being added to the overflowing punch bowl?

The 2010 NTEN Community Survey Report: Learn More about Your Nonprofit Technology Community

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We received responses from 1,021 individuals in the spring of 2010. Key Findings. Community nonprofit technology NPTech nten members Planning

The 2010 NTEN Community Survey Report: Learn More about Your Nonprofit Technology Community

NTEN

We received responses from 1,021 individuals in the spring of 2010. Key Findings. Community nonprofit technology NPTech nten members Planning

Why Apple (and their Users) Need A Charity Vetting System for iPhone Apps

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Let’s unpack this … This is a nuanced issue.  No doubt about it.  Apple doesn’t want to do this. Their excuse is a cop out.   mobil

10 Email Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

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Tags: Internet Marketing and Communication Online Fundraising #nptech eMail marketing Non-profit marketing

2010 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study Reveals Surprising Stats

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This stuff fascinates me – which I guess is good since it’s my job.

Year-end Fundraising Domination!

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Is there a light at the end of the tunnel for fundraisers this year? Based on the rock solid fundraising performance by Convio clients, I’m hopeful of what’s to come in 2012. Overall, Convio clients raised 17 percent more online in the last three months of 2011 than in 2010. Author: Jill Ward.

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Crowdsourcing: Measuring the Impact of the Crowd in Funding and Doing

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Impact measures not only looking at the total amount raised, but also the adoption of new online social fundraising tools which was a key objective.