Top 5 Fundraising Ideas from The Next Generation of American Giving [+Slides]

Connection Cafe

Understanding the multichannel preferences and charitable habits of Generation X, Generation Y, Baby Boomers, and Matures could have a significant impact on your nonprofit’s fundraising performance, but it could also leave you frozen, retreating back to the familiar.

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The Evolution of NPTech: Keynote and slides

Amy Sample Ward

There were interesting conversations at every turn and I also had requests to share my notes and slides. Below, you can find my full speech and slides, as well as links to address questions and requests from many of those I met with. There were so many new platforms and applications that provided tools for everything from communications to fundraising, outreach to development, and much more. Slides.

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5 Standout Strategies for Year-End Fundraising Success

Connection Cafe

For nonprofits, the year-end fundraising season always seems to creep up when you least expect it. Summer fades, the leaves start to change, and before you know it, it’s time to kick your fundraising strategies into high gear again! Fundraising software. Now get to fundraising!

The Openness of Slides

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Bill is an incredible storyteller and that has been the key to his fundraising success. Now, this was ten years ago, so he used Kodak slides (remember those) as his visuals. She has also shared her slides and wiki here.

Being brave at the top of the slide

Connection Cafe

Roberta Sladovnik was brave as a child - she's an alum of (and now a fundraiser at) the Colorado Childrens’ Chorale where she took the stage and sang at an early age. I went to Fundraising and then to the Donation Management page.

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End-of-Year Fundraising Campaigns that Will Rock Your World


End-of-year is a very busy time for fundraisers. Lots of ideas are bouncing around, campaigns that have been run for years are spinning up, and new end-of-year fundraising campaigns are coming to life. All great fundraisers are asking themselves these things.

10 Expert Strategies and 500 Minutes of Free Event Fundraising Consulting


Register for our Event Fundraising eNewsletter to receive more practical fundraising tips like these in your inbox. Click Here to Sign-Up and get 5 FREE Event Fundraising Whitepapers! Tired of the same old fundraising routines? Download session slides.

5 Secrets to Fundraising like the Big Boys

Connection Cafe

But no matter the size of your nonprofit, you can start achieving your fundraising goals by being smarter about how you ask for support and by using many of the same strategies as the largest nonprofits. Diversify Your Fundraising Tactics. I have a 2 ½ year old son.

Social Media and Fundraising


Great deck by the always fabulous Carie Lewis of the Humane Society on social media and its relationship to fundraising. Social Media and its Relationship to Online Fundraising from Carie Lewis. This post includes a slide deck.

A Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices that includes a companion “Mobile and Social Fundraising Success Checklist” at the end of the book. Online Fundraising.

Book Giveaway: Mazarine Treyz, The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising

Amy Sample Ward

She’s worked in development offices of all sizes and has recently put her years of experience and training down on paper in The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising. And here’s what she shared: Mazarine Treyz, The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising.

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Data for Good: Fundraising and Technology Insights for your Year-End Campaigns

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Presented on September 20 via webinar, the slides below highlight data from the 2017 Global NGO Technology Report , the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report , and Network for Good’s donor platform to determine if U.S. Tech Report Giving Report Fundraising

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5 Digital Fundraising Trends to Watch for in 2019

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Ray Gary is the CEO of iDonate , a SaaS-based provider of the world’s most innovative Digital Fundraising Platform for nonprofits. As we slide toward the end of 2018, there are five broader digital trends that we see affecting non-profits next year. By Ray Gary.

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Get Results with Online Fundraising


I was asked to to a 50-minute presentation on how libraries can get results with online fundraising (a huge task!). They donate, fundraise, share, and influence others to do the same. Getting Results with Online Fundraising from John Haydon.

Eeyore's Guide to Event Fundraising

Connection Cafe

It all started when I decided to take an informal survey of some friends to see who participates in fundraising events and why, and found that only one in ten has participated in the last 2 years. Since it’s my job to help promote fundraising events, this bit of news got me down.

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9 Essential Elements for Online Success


Download Slides. Download Slides. Download Slides. We wrapped up the “ 9 Essential Elements for Online Success ” webinar series this week and are thrilled at the level of participation we received! By popular demand, here are the presentations for you to review and download: 1.

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Best Practices to Kickoff 2012 Online Fundraising


When is the last time you sat down and analyzed your donation page completion rates - meaning the number of people who clicked to your donate page from an online fundraising appeal but did not complete the donation? You can listen to the webinar here and check out the slides below.

Presentation: Getting Started with Multi-Channel Fundraising


Getting Started with Multi-Channel Fundraising ” In addition to the terrific stats and resources the panelists shared, Gulseth also discussed Earth Justice’s online fundraising success in raising $1.2 Getting Started with Multichannel Fundraising.

Slides from Kellogg Action Lab: College of Consultants - Making Sense and Success with Social Media

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My slides and other resources are on the wiki. These folks are experts in strategic planning, financial management, facilitation, board development, fundraising - virtually all levels of nonprofit operation and capacity building. College of Consultants Presentation - Kellogg Action Lab View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: nonprofits socialmedia ). Last week I facilitated a workshop at the Kellogg Action Lab's College of Consultants Convening.

Connection Café: Social Media Makes a Splash at the Association of Fundraising Professionals Conference

AFP Blog

Connection Café: Social Media Makes a Splash at the Association of Fundraising Professionals Conference: "Former President of AFP Golden Gate Nicci Noble and current AFP Golden Gate President and Development Director of Center for Environmental Health Sean Sullivan presented on 'How Tweet It Is!: Mastering Social Media for Fundraising Success'. (**full presentation slides can be found here) My

NTEN and TechSoup Webinar: Share Your Story - ROI and Social Media - Slides and Notes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here's how I've documented all the social media fundraising campaigns: Objective and Audience. Fundraising – reach new donors – both small and large. There are a couple of bonus slides in the deck about how to use metrics for podcasts and video. Corey Pudhorodsky of the 501-Casts was kind of enough to create some slides for me. Share Your Story: ROI, Social Media, Nonprofits. View more presentations from kanter. tags: nonprofits roi ).

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Social Media Makes a Splash at the Association of Fundraising Professionals Conference

Connection Cafe

Last week at the 47th Annual Association of Fundraising Professionals Conference in Baltimore, online fundraising and outreach was a key issue covered throughout the event and the topic of social media was more popular than ever to this group of fundraising pros.

Reflections from #MFOM14: Email Marketing, Fundraising, and Visual Communications


On August 2-3, I attended the 5th biennial Money for Our Movements (MFOM) social justice fundraising conference in Baltimore, Maryland, convened by the Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training. Special thanks to the mighty team at the Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training!

Ramp Up Fundraising & Monthly Giving with Social Media


Food & Water Watch's Sarah Alexander sums up 10 key steps that your organization can take to launch an effective, well-integrated fundraising campaign. For more tips like these, listen to the web recording here or view the slides below.

A Mobile and Social Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. Mobile for Good is written as practical how-to guide in simple language with a companion “Mobile and Social Fundraising Success Checklist” at the end. Online Fundraising. ?

Slides from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Local Initiatives Funding Partners Annual Meeting - Web 2.0 Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Lately, I have been working with the fundraising, communications, and marketing side of nonprofits on adopting Web2.0 | View | Upload your own. Resource Sheet I had the opportunity to do two workshops here. strategies and tools. This audience was different. It was mostly people who provide direct social or medical services, program directors, and executive directors and mostly baby boomers like me. I got some great questions as you would expect.

Free Live Interactive Event: Future of Fundraising

Tech Soup Blog

Technology for nonprofit development and fundraising is quickly changing. In the TechSoup premiere our new #NPLive interactive series of video events, join us to discuss The Future of Fundraising online in the social media matrix on Tuesday, May 24 at 11 a.m.

What I Learned About Online Donor Engagement from Fundraisers in Brasil

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last week, I was in Sao Paolo for the ABCR Festival, the leading conference in Brasil for fundraising for nonprofit organizations. João is also the executive director of ABCR , the professional association for fundraisers in Brasil and the host of the annual ABCR Festival.

2009 Year-End Fundraising Guide


Is your nonprofit sending out 8-10 online fundraising appeals this holiday season? According to Mark Rovner and Alia McKee of Sea Change Strategies who led the recent webinar Procrastinator’s Guide to Year-End Fundraising with Kathryn Powers of Conservation International and moderated by Eric Rardin of Care2 and Rebecca Higman of Network of Good, this tactic has been helping organizations raise a lot of money. Slide Presentation. Tags: Online Fundraising

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Presentation: Best Tactics to Drive Elections Using Online Fundraising and Social Media


Last week, Care2 held a terrific webinar on the latest killer tactics to drive elections using online fundraising and social media. ” Rosenkranz reminded nonprofits and political campaigns that 90% of their donations comes in via direct mail and through email fundraising.

Hot or Not: Which Fundraising Channels Are a Forecast for Success?

NonProfit Trends

Last year, I did a Care2 webinar with Donna Wilkins, President of Charity Dynamic and Jason Wood, Director of Internet Services with The Salvation Army National Headquarters called Hot or Not: What’s Sizzling in Online Fundraising? I will be posting our slides after the session.

Multi-Channel Fundraising Raises More Money


Care2 held a terrific webinar on Multi-Channel Fundraising. During the webinar Jocelyn Harmon, Director of Nonprofit Services for Care2 posed the question "is fundraising via multiple channels magic or myth?" Panelists Allison Van Diest of Blackbaud and Karla Capers of Union of Concerned Scientists agreed that integrating multi-channel fundraising raises more money than single donation channels. Fundraising Statistics You Need To Know.

2011 Online Giving Trends and 5 Tactics Your Nonprofit Must Implement Today


Every nonprofit sector has seen double-digit online fundraising growth since 2009. >> It’s important that you take the appropriate steps to ensure your making the most of your online fundraising efforts.

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Taking Major Gifts Online: Tactics for Going Digital

Connection Cafe

Years ago, I was hired to launch an nonprofit’s online communications and digital fundraising program, but there was a lot of resistance to incorporating major donors into the online program. Create Personalized Online Fundraising Appeals .

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3 Annual Giving Strategies for 2019 

Connection Cafe

By six solicitations, the percentage slides to 90—but savvy fundraisers will realize it’s not worth spending money to chase diminishing returns.?? . in order to reach your fundraising goals.?? .

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Peer-to-Peer Event Registration Discounts – Smart or Not?

Connection Cafe

Discounts are really a registration “drug” In a way, fundraisers can become addicted to offering registration discounts, and participants can really get used to using them. Sliding scale fees.

Web Marketing for Fundraising: Get Found, Get Traffic, Get Ahead

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Nice slide show from Jonathan Coleman

Social Media: The Secret Weapon in the Battle to Retain Donors

Connection Cafe

If you missed it, be sure to check out the slides below. Social Media donor retention fundraising ideas fundraising tips John Haydon Ok, so maybe it’s not really a secret. Maybe you know all about the benefits of using social media.

Relationships and Engagement Fundraising

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

And here's another clever online fundraising strategy for breast cancer. As many of you know, I'm more of a dog person than a cat person, but I thought this was a great example of encouraging deeper engagement with a cause, disease education, and online fundraising.

Year End Resource Roundup

Connection Cafe

Perhaps you’re almost done with your end of year fundraising prep. Either way, I thought a little roundup of my favorite end of year fundraising resources for Luminate Online clients could be helpful. Year End Fundraising Research.

Disaster Can Strike Anywhere. Is Your Organization Prepared?

Connection Cafe

Does your organization need a disaster fundraising plan? There are several components to a disaster fundraising plan. Who will handle putting together and sending an online and/or direct mail fundraising appeal to constituents?

Peter Deitz's Personal Fundraising Wizard

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Peter Deitz, of Social Actions , is an expert on micro philanthropy and social fundraising. If you want to learn about this topic, you must read his blog and his slide presentations are not to be missed: Peter Deitz, Personal Fundraising Presentation. Photo by Dunechaser.

Fundraising Appeal on SlideShare for Cyclone Nargis Relief Efforts

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The slide show mentions this organization, The Haven Project| View | Upload your own.