10 Simple Strategies for a Successful Year-End Giving Campaign

Get Fully Funded

With Giving Tuesday in the rear view, it’s tempting to forgo a year-end giving campaign and coast to the end of the year, catching up on work and enjoying the holidays. A year-end giving campaign is your chance to win over donors when they are in a giving frame of mind.

2018's Best Giving Tuesday Campaigns


With Giving Tuesday behind us, it's time to highlight just a few of the organizations who ran stellar campaigns, activated supporters, and beat their fundraising goals. Successful fundraising campaigns come in many shapes and sizes, and not every tactic works for every organization's audience. Best Social Media Campaign: Woodstock Sanctuary. Check out the whole page to see a great example of a microsite that can be used for multiple fundraising campaigns.


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[FREE WEBINAR] 6 Weeks to a Successful #GivingTuesday Campaign

Nonprofit Tech for Good

We’ve created a 6-week plan to help you run a powerhouse campaign that increases reach and giving. You’ll learn: – A 6-week plan for before, during and after your #GivingTuesday campaign. Date: Tuesday, October 19, 2021. Time: 1pm EDT / 10am PDT.

5 Consultant-Approved Strategies for Capital Campaigns in 2021

NonProfit PRO

Are you planning or considering a capital campaign for your nonprofit? Use these consultant-approved strategies to maximize your campaign’s chances of success. Agency/Consultant Relationships Capital Campaigns Capital campaigns Consultants

5 Reasons Nonprofits Need to Invest in Annual Fundraising Campaigns


Annual giving campaigns, sometimes referred to as “cornerstone campaigns,” form the backbone of many nonprofit fundraising programs for good reason; they provide a structure for the yearly schedule and a reliable and predictable source of income, making life easier for Development staff at all levels. However, just because they are a fundraising staple doesn’t mean that annual campaigns don’t require the same amount of attention, creativity, and work that other campaigns do.

Going Viral: Creative Social Media Campaigns to Inspire Museums


With hours of mindless scrolling available with just a few swipes and taps, it’s crucial for museums to get savvy and creative with social media campaigns to stand out. In 2016 UK charity Art Fund harnessed the power of video to create the successful campaign “See Everything”.

4 Free Campaign Tools You're Probably Forgetting


nonprofit campaigns campaignsImagine your nonprofit is gearing up for a big initiative and, after lots and lots of research, you've settled on the amazing tools you're going to use for things like fundraising, marketing, and outreach.

15+ Giving Tuesday Campaign Ideas (and Expert Tips) for 2021


Explore this definitive guide to learn more about Giving Tuesday, get great campaign ideas, and soak up some best practices. Giving Tuesday FAQs 15+ Surefire Giving Tuesday Campaign Ideas to Set You Up for Success Giving Tuesday Campaign Best Practices. Launch a major campaign.

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How to Effectively Share Text-to-Donate Campaigns on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Sharing your text-to-donate keyword and shortcode on social media helps brand your campaign and allows donors to easily give from their mobile devices, which is where most people view social media.

2 Email Templates to Soft Launch Your Nonprofit’s Fundraising Campaign

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A fundraising campaign soft launch—the release of your campaign to a limited audience prior to the general public—allows your organization to establish early momentum on your campaign. Email #1: Introduce the Campaign. Provide campaign updates.

11 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Ideas to Boost Your Campaign


The cost of holding a peer-to-peer fundraiser is minimal, and that is why more nonprofits are choosing to add these campaigns to their strategic plans. The post 11 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Ideas to Boost Your Campaign appeared first on Nonprofit Blog.

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A Nonprofit’s Quick Guide to Mobile Giving Campaigns

Charity Navigator

By pursuing mobile-giving campaigns, you can boost your visibility and your funding by providing supporters with a highly convenient donation channel on a device they use all the time. digital fundraising donately Fundraising fundraising campaign mobile fundraising mobile giving

6 Practical Tips for Promoting Your #GivingTuesday Campaign on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Below are simple, yet often overlooked, social media tips to help your nonprofit’s campaign get noticed this #GivingTuesday. This helps spread awareness of your #GivingTuesday campaign to all visitors. 5) Leverage user-generated content in your #GivingTuesday campaign.

3 Giving Tuesday Campaign Ideas That Will Stand Out


One way you can make sure your message gets in front of the right people on Giving Tuesday is to segment your campaigns for specific audiences. In my experience, I’ve found that campaigns that are segmented for specific audiences outperform one-size-fits-all campaigns.

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Your Complete Giving Tuesday Campaign Guide


The post Your Complete Giving Tuesday Campaign Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs. Giving Tuesday is the biggest giving day of the year.

GUIDE: Voter Registration Campaigns for Nonprofits


This makes voter registration campaigns an ideal way to set foot into the world of civic engagement. For full instructions on running voter registration and other types of civic engagement campaigns, download our nonprofit guide today! For more tips on navigating legal boundaries and planning a full campaign, download the complete guide below!

Branding and your capital campaign

Big Duck

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All About Capital Campaigns: Branding your campaign

Big Duck

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Year-End Fundraising: Increase awareness of your campaign with stories

The Storytelling Non-profit

In addition to the vast amounts of copywriting I do for clients, I also provide strategy work for campaigns. Specifically, what to do before and during the campaign to generate additional awareness. Using Stories to Increase Awareness of a Year-End Fundraising Campaign.

How To Recruit Sponsors For Your Fundraising Events & Campaigns


But donors aren’t the only people who make your fundraising events and campaigns successful, and they aren’t the only people whose needs you should be considering. Usually you’ll want to make this agreement in advance of the event or campaign together with your sponsor.

Mapping Your Advocacy Campaign


That’s Salsa’s vision for social good organizations and the reason we get so excited when they execute successful advocacy campaigns using our software. Their voices will lend credibility to our campaign because they are trusted friends and colleagues of our target and their opinions matter.

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Best Practices for Your Next Text Fundraising Campaign

NonProfit PRO

However, text messaging has emerged as an effective way to make a big impact for your next fundraising campaign. Fundraising Mobile Fundraising campaign Text messagingEmails, social media posts, direct mail, phone calls — there are so many ways to reach donors.

Capital Campaigns | The Ultimate Guide to Capital Fundraising Campaigns


As a fundraiser, you may or may not find yourself responsible for running a capital campaign. The post Capital Campaigns | The Ultimate Guide to Capital Fundraising Campaigns appeared first on Nonprofit Blog.

33+ Giving Tuesday Ideas: Expert Tips and Campaigns to Try


Then, we’ll dive into more than 20 campaign ideas that your nonprofit can adopt. . Start a Social Media Outreach Campaign. Launch an Email Marketing Campaign. Follow Up After the Campaign. Analyze Campaign Data. Giving Tuesday Campaign Ideas.

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Will a Capital Campaign Cannibalize Your Annual Fundraising?

Wild Apricot

This is a blog post by Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE, and Andrea Kihlstedt, co-founders of the Capital Campaign Toolkit. Are you worried that if you ask for big campaign gifts, donors won’t give smaller amounts towards your annual appeals?

Get These FREE GivingTuesday Campaign Resources

NonProfit PRO

To help you prepare for your next GivingTuesday campaign, we’ve compiled this list of free campaign templates, tips, and resources. GivingTuesday is the biggest day in nonprofit fundraising. Are you ready for it?

The Ideal Year-End Fundraising Campaign Timeline


To get started preparing for the most wonderful time of the year for nonprofits and charities, ensure you’ve covered your year-end fundraising basics with this year-end fundraising campaign timeline. Suggestion: Pre-Year End Fundraising Thank You Campaign .

3 Keys to a Successful GivingTuesday Email Campaign


Below, we cover three keys to any successful GivingTuesday email campaign. Send a personalized “ Save the Date ” email to generate momentum and inform recipients of your campaign goals. . Check out our 33+ Giving Tuesday Ideas: Expert Tips and Campaigns to Try.

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3 Keys to a Successful GivingTuesday Email Campaign


Below, we cover three keys to any successful GivingTuesday email campaign. Send a personalized “ Save the Date ” email to generate momentum and inform recipients of your campaign goals. . Check out our 33+ Giving Tuesday Ideas: Expert Tips and Campaigns to Try.

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9 Tips for Creating a Social Media Advocacy Campaign

Media Cause

Amidst the constant stream of news updates, social media advocacy campaigns offer people a relevant way to make a difference on the issues they care about. As we enter an era of record-breaking advocacy numbers, here are 9 tips for positioning your advocacy campaigns on social media: 1.

Creating a Winning Member Re-engagement Campaign

Nimble AMS

Next, create a winning re-engagement campaign. Come up with a catchy theme for the campaign, such as “Baby, Come Back!”. What does a lapsed member campaign look like? Start your win-back campaign two to six months after your exit survey. Lapsed members.

[VIDEO] Counting the Costs: Where Capital Campaigns Often Miss the Mark


If a capital campaign is on the horizon for your organization, Aaron Bishop and Brian O’Neil will share strategies and resources available to confidently predict your project costs and resources needed. A lot of capital campaign projects going on especially overseas.

5 Creative Angles to Consider for Your Next Fundraising Campaign


Launching a unique campaign can set your organization apart by creating a buzz around your mission, engaging new audiences, and getting people excited to participate in something meaningful. . Download Your Checklists for Crowdfunding, Peer-to-Peer, and Event Fundraising Campaigns.

What Email Spam Rates Mean for Your #GivingTuesday Fundraising Campaign


Here is how spam rates affected nonprofit fundraising last Giving Tuesday, and what you can do to ensure a successful 2018 campaign. Because Giving Tuesday is a key giving day for many in the nonprofit fundraising calendar, organizations that send a significant volume of email around these days typically have a higher average donation amount per email during that campaign, and are likely losing even more money than they realize due to low email deliverability.

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Use These 11 Metrics To Evaluate Your End-Of-Year Fundraising Campaign


After you’re done celebrating your wins, it’s time to evaluate the success of your end-of-year fundraising campaign. . Why you should evaluate your end-of-year fundraising campaign . question, you should look at how this campaign compared to the previous year’s campaign.

Main Ingredients to a Nonprofit Digital Campaign


Last week, we were joined by Cindy Phan, Creative Director at ShareProgress to discuss how to achieve the right "secret sauce" for a nonprofit digital campaign. In honor of this month's webinar (and the relaunch of the oh-so-inspiring Best Nonprofit Digital Campaigns Collection ), here are some of the ingredients you can combine to run a smart, successful campaign. Here comes the star of the meal: your campaign's donation page. campaigns

26 Sample Email Subject Lines For Your Fundraising Campaign


He highlights the importance of email marketing, lead generation, outreach campaigns, customer profiling, and acquisition to maximize ROI for all businesses. 26 Email Subject Lines for Your Fundraising Campaign . This is a guest post by Will Cannon, founder of UpLead and Signaturely.

Facebook Campaigning in Romania

Amy Sample Ward

I also had the chance to provide a couple presentations to the NGO track, one focused specifically on using facebook for campaigning in Romania. The Local Philanthropy Workshop: Facebook Campaigning in Romania. When it comes to campaigning on facebook, the real question is page vs group. Not the best scenario for a campaigner or organizer, but it is the reality. I’d love to hear your examples of campaigning on facebook!

Cause Awareness & Giving Day Campaigns for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The urgency of a campaign occurring on a certain day inspires individuals to donate, but only if your nonprofit prepares in advance and creates an online campaign that taps into the impulsivity of cause awareness and giving day donors. To help your nonprofit prepare and launch a successful cause awareness day and/or giving day online campaign, this webinar was presented on November 14 to more than one thousand nonprofit staff.

How to run the best crowdfunding campaign for your nonprofit

Big Duck

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An 11-Step Guide to Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Paige Kutliek , SEO Manager at GoFundMe ––a free fundraising platform for charities, people, and the causes you care about. To date, more than 50 million donors have given over $5 billion through the GoFundMe fundraisers. The public counts on nonprofit organizations to champion important issues and bring about positive change. But a nonprofit organization’s yearly financial budget isn’t always enough for its goals.

3 Modern Ways To Improve Your DRTV Campaign

NonProfit PRO

Direct response TV campaigns are a tried-and-true fundraising avenue, particularly for nonprofits, but have evolved since their inception in the '60s.

7 End-of-Year Fundraising Campaigns We Love


So we looked through a bunch of our favorite end-of-year fundraising campaigns from 2020 and put together eight examples to inspire you! Brother Wolf Animal Rescue’s Matching Gift Holiday Campaign. Why we love their campaign. Family Care Network’s Give Joy Campaign.