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How to Use Storytelling for Nonprofits to Tug Heartstrings and Raise Funds

Get Fully Funded

Everyone loves a good story, and your skills in storytelling for nonprofits can make the difference between getting big bucks and donation requests that fall flat. The good news is that great stories are all around you. EVERY nonprofit has stories to tell!

8 Easy Things to Do to Raise More Money for Year-End

NonProfit PRO

The biggest fundraising time of the year for most nonprofits is here. You’ve no doubt been working on the big things for year-end. Yet often it’s the little things that count and pack a surprising wallop. Here are eight simple efforts that could help your nonprofit raise more money before Dec.

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Bloomerang Launches Tribute Notifications


Streamline your tribute letters with a personal touch. Tribute donations can be a major source of revenue for nonprofits that can lead to legacy gifts and deeper relationships with the family.

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20 Nonprofit Dad Jokes to Brighten (or Possibly Ruin) Your Day

Non Profit AF

Hi everyone, before we get started, here are a couple of cool and free webinars that you can register for. Humor Random stuff

Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

The Best Volunteer Management Software – Our Top 10 Picks

Donorbox Nonprofit

Many nonprofits are volunteer-led, and even more, they require volunteers to complete their work. Hence, volunteers are necessary, but managing volunteers can be difficult if you’re unprepared. Volunteer management software is an efficient tool that nonprofits should consider.

3 Ways the Corporate World Has Shaped Donor’s Online Expectations

NonProfit PRO

The corporate world has helped shape people’s online expectations of the brands and organizations they support. Here are a few examples of online expectations created by the corporate world and how nonprofits can meet them with their digital ecosystems.

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Technology Isn’t Always the Hero or the Villain—Sometimes It’s a Bit Player


We think of technology as the good guy or the bully. It’s a silent partner in our work; and if things aren’t going well, that uncooperative software platform often takes the wrap. My business revolves around digital initiatives. When people call me to discuss a new purchase, I ask lots of questions.

Four need-to-know tips when it’s time to buy an AMS

Nimble AMS

When it’s time for your association to purchase new software, you don’t want to cut corners just because you’re eager for new technology.

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5 Tips for an Ethical Digital Marketing Strategy

NonProfit PRO

Digital and web marketing are excellent tools for promoting your nonprofit and reaching more potential donors. They also provide a path and a place where you can engage with the public on a deep level, building relationships and generating goodwill.

Nonprofit Success: Increase Donor Retention for Your Giving Tuesday Donors


The post Nonprofit Success: Increase Donor Retention for Your Giving Tuesday Donors appeared first on Bloomerang. giving tuesday

Nonprofit Technology Adoption: Why It Matters and How to Be Successful

Discover how this high-level overview report can help get your organization in shape for technology adoption and read helpful best practices for facilitating this critical process.

Everything You Need to Become an Expert in Nonprofit Membership!

Wild Apricot

Want to build a community and boost your revenue? Then it’s time to become an expert in nonprofit membership programs! From growing your following to brainstorming member perks to setting up a great website, we have everything you need to know. membership

Four easy ways to boost member appreciation and increase retention

Nimble AMS

‘Tis the season to give thanks for your members ! S how ing your members you appreciate their involvement in your organization will help them feel more connected, increasing member engagement.

What Can You Do for Donors During Thanksgiving Week?

NonProfit PRO

I know you are focused on Giving Tuesday, but what is often forgotten is how to show gratitude for past giving. I suggest making this week, leading up to Thanksgiving, the time to say “thank you.”. Monthly Giving Gift Thanksgiving

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Developing an SEO Strategy for Translated Content

Forum One

If your organization requires the translation of content to languages other than English, it means that your audience is multicultural, multilingual, and diverse. Translating content from English to any other language presents challenges that go beyond the selection of accurate words.

Achieving Organizational Transformation: Pathways to Success

Association executives—and hopefully their boards—know that they are facing perilous times. Driven by the pace of cultural and technological change, they are experiencing major disruptions in the traditional business models that used to guide organizational growth strategies.orgSource offers a straightforward approach to navigating these changes and readying your organization for growth.

The Fundamentals of Email Marketing for Nonprofits

Charity Village

Original Broadcast Date: November 17, 2022. Summary: Email marketing is an important communication channel for nonprofits. Whether you’re sending newsletters or fundraising appeals, you can personalize your messages and connect with donors via emails better than you can with traditional advertising.

What happened in 2020 disaster philanthropy beyond COVID-19?  


The year 2020 was an astounding year for disaster philanthropy, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

4 Approaches Nonprofits Should Take to Create Successful Strategic Plans

NonProfit PRO

Strategic plans set organizational direction, but just as important as determining organizational direction is determining the direction of the planning process itself.

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Rethinking how or if to celebrate your anniversary

Big Duck

The post Rethinking how or if to celebrate your anniversary appeared first on Big Duck

The Denan Project - Leveraging WhatsApp for Good

As part of building a new supporter journey (from making a one-time donation to becoming a sustaining supporter), The Denan Project set out to shorten the time between the first donation and the recurring donations.

Participate in research to determine the extent of health coverage at Canadian nonprofit organizations

Charity Village

The Foundation for Black Communities, Black Health Alliance, TAIBU Community Health Centre, Ontario Nonprofit Network, and Imagine Canada (the Partnership Collective) are conducting research to learn about extended health benefits (e.g.,

How to Host a Member Appreciation Week (+ 10 More Ideas!)

Wild Apricot

Your members are the people who turn your mission into a reality—which is why it’s so essential to show member appreciation! Inspiring positive feelings in your members keeps them connected to your cause, and motivates them to keep giving. membership

Why I Love Lapsed Donors

NonProfit PRO

It's true, I will say it, I wish every lapsed donor was still giving to my organization. And at the same time, I learn so much from lapsed donors. The trick is how to learn these things before they lapse. Retention Donor retention Lapsed donors

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2 Weeks Until Giving Tuesday! Is Your Organization Ready?


It’s hard to believe that Giving Tuesday is just two weeks away!

Research surfaces learnings from COVID-19 responses to address critical issues facing communities

Charity Village

The United Way Greater Toronto‘s mobilization efforts to meet the urgent needs of communities during the pandemic have led to effective innovations.

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How to Streamline Your Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns with Asana


Seasonal fundraising campaigns give your nonprofit the opportunity to call on the generosity of your community to support the work you do each day.

Biden-Harris Administration Launches $50M Program for Nonprofits to Make Critical Energy Upgrades

NonProfit PRO

The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), released a pilot program that will help make nonprofit buildings more efficient, saving organizations money to reinvest in mission-driven work.

Building the Business Case and Proving the ROI of Your Extensibility Project


Everywhere we turn, we hear talk of automation. Large and small nonprofits are finding ways to automate repetitive tasks, reach out to supporters in new, more personalized ways, and connect applications that don’t usually connect.

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A Home in Government for Nonprofits in BC: An interview with Parliamentary Secretary Niki Sharma

Charity Village

In November 2020, an announcement about a new role for a British Columbia MLA was anything but routine, at least for the charitable sector in that province: Niki Sharma was to become Parliamentary Secretary for Community Development and Non-Profits.

Tips for Inclusive Thanksgiving Communications: Practicing Mindfulness During the Holidays (And Beyond!)

Whole Whale

Thanksgiving is nearly here, and it seems to sneak up faster year after year. It’s a great time to show appreciation for our family, friends, and colleagues.

Mind 52 Transforms the Donor-Advised Fund Into the LinkedIn for Giving

NonProfit PRO announces the roll-out of new features to better discover charities through friends and colleagues, support causes and organizations together, and inspire one another with our philanthropic passions.

The Beginner’s Guide to Nonprofit Fundraising Platforms


Navigating the world of nonprofit tools can be tough. There are a lot of options to choose from and with so many features, how do you decide which software solution is best for you?

22% of Canadians plan to access charitable services to meet essential needs in the next six months

Charity Village

CanadaHelps has published the findings from a new Ipsos poll that reveals 22 percent of Canadians say they plan to access charitable services to meet essential needs such as food, clothing, or shelter in the next six months.

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Create a Foolproof Crisis Communication Plan for Your Nonprofit

Donorbox Nonprofit

Communication plans are essential for all nonprofits, but during a crisis, your regular communication plan will take second place to a crisis communication plan. You never expect an emergency, but a communication plan and strategy specific to such situations must be in place.

Rounding Up for Nonprofits: New Technologies and Habits Create Everyday Donors

NonProfit PRO

Most nonprofits recognize that the Holy Grail of giving is connecting with the “everyday donor.” These donors take advantage of monthly recurring donation programs, or have a way to steadily give throughout the course of their everyday lives. Here is how your organization can gain everyday donors.

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