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. Their header clearly states and quantifies the impact that Giving Tuesday donations will have, and a goal thermometer displayed underneath allows donors to see how their participation will bolster the campaign’s progress. giving tuesday #givingtuesday

Giving Beyond Giving Tuesday

Givinga Blog

Generosity is magnified and celebrated by millions of people across the world on Giving Tuesday (December 1 st this year). But why limit the attention on giving to just one day each year? Think Giving Tuesday every day – and now you’re talking about something spectacular.”.


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Why Give Black?

Charity Navigator

A recent survey reports that 25 percent of donors say they’ll give even more this year. Black history Black History Month Black-founded nonprofits civil rights civil rights movement George Floyd give black Give Blck human rights Philanthropy

5 Online Strategies to Encourage Recurring Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To address this, our team studied the campaigns of our top recurring giving customers within the MobileCause platform to identify some best practices and strategies. Take a look at some of the examples and strategies below for ideas for your own recurring giving campaigns.

2021 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising and social media awareness campaigns. 30: Giving Tuesday — #GivingTuesday.

What’s in My Mailbox | Bethany’s Monthly Giving Invitation

Pamela Grow

When JodiJoy O’Keefe decided to introduce a monthly giving program at her organization, Bethany Health Care , she did it by way of an invitation. Here’s what I love about this monthly giving ask: Specific ask amounts paint a clear picture of what the donor is funding.

Giving Tuesday!


Make a difference and give today. Yes, during a pandemic it's hard to take the time. But perhaps now is the best time. And if you're reading this after Tuesday--so what? To whom?

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Encourage Recurring Giving: 3 Simple Digital Strategies


The average recurring donor gives an astounding 42% more per year than one-time donors. So how can you best share this valuable giving opportunity? Plus, there are plenty of tools available to simplify the management of recurring giving.

Nonprofit Giving Trends and Future Fundraising Strategy


You may be wondering where to focus your fundraising as we emerge from the fog of 2020 and into, perhaps, a less cloudy future when it comes to nonprofit giving trends. Charitable giving was up in 2020 , and projections for nonprofit giving trends in 2021 and 2022 are even rosier.

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The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 191: How Households Make Giving Decisions


For decades now, it’s been important to understand some of the differences in philanthropic giving between men and women. The focus of the Women Give 2021 report. The categories of giving decisions in a household. How couples talking about giving affects their giving.

Giving Trends in Mexico: Millennials and Gen Z Drive Rise in Online Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

An Interview with Fanny Villiers , Directora General of Donadora – an official partner of the Global Trends in Giving Report ( en español ). How has this impacted individual giving to NGOs in Mexico? Is online giving growing rapidly as well? Online giving is growing as fast as e-commerce. Since Millennials and Gen Z are a growing proportion of the giving population, mistrust in online payments is decreasing. 33% are enrolled in a monthly giving program. ?

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Giving Trends in Kenya: How the Growth of Mobile Payments Are Transforming Community Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

An Interview with Matt Roberts-Davies , General Manager of M-Changa – an official partner of the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report. In the local context, Kenyan’s give an extremely high proportion of their earnings as donations (cc. However, this type of community giving (known as Harambee in Kiswahili) usually goes towards individuals rather than organisations, common examples include medical bills, funeral costs & weddings. Research Giving Report

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[ASK AN EXPERT] What are Predictive Analytics for Planned Giving?


Today’s question comes from a nonprofit leader who needs advice on identifying planned giving prospects through predictions and analytics. . Your data is melded with general database data to come up with profiles that identify those with particular “planned giving likelihood” for you.

25 Must-Know Global Trends in Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Based upon the survey results of 4,084 donors worldwide, the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report is an annual research project that examines how donors prefer to give and engage with their favorite causes and charitable organizations. Sponsored by the Public Interest Registry and researched by Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report summarizes donor data across six continents about how online and mobile technology effects giving. 57% of religious giving in Asia is online.

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2020 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising campaigns. 1: Giving Tuesday — #GivingTuesday. The first step is to decide which days to build a campaign upon and then add them to your 2020 editorial calendar.

10 Reasons Donors Give Up on Giving

Greater Giving

Next look at their history of giving prior to that point and then ask what events connect those dates. The top ten reasons donors stop giving to nonprofits really fall into just two categories. The post 10 Reasons Donors Give Up on Giving appeared first on Greater Giving Blog.

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How to Start a Corporate Giving Program

Givinga Blog

As companies consider effective, modernized methods to connect with their employees, proactive giving plans and programs are becoming more popular – and more critical. It’s become readily apparent that enhancing and executing philanthropic programs, designed to not only give back but also attract and retain employees, benefits the community and the company as well. What do you want your giving program to look like? Step 5: Connect Giving and Employee Engagement.

6 Reasons Why People Do Not Give to Charity

Nonprofit Tech for Good

7,106 people worldwide participated in the survey for the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report. Here are six reasons why: 1) 43% responded that they do not give to charity because they do not have the financial resources. That said, those that do not give money to charity, do participate in civic life and are involved in charitable programs – just not as much as donors. Research Giving Report

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How To Give Praise

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Entrepreneur magazine's February 2012 issue offered these great, timeless tips on how to give praise : Praise followed by criticism is not praise. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Giving Praise Leadership Praise

10 Quick Tips to Create a Great Monthly Giving Program


When it comes to non-profit fundraising, monthly giving (otherwise known as recurring giving) reigns supreme. Although big donations are valuable and should still be pursued, recurring giving programs provide a reliable source of income for your nonprofit.

5 Tips to Modernize Your Workplace Giving Solution

Givinga Blog

For those considering establishing or enhancing their corporate giving program, our CEO and cofounder Joe Phoenix shared with HR Morning five tips to empower you to maximize corporate giving and increase employee engagement.

Quick Favor Please! Take the 2020 Global Trends in Giving Survey

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The 2020 Global Trends in Giving Survey is now live and available in seven languages! The survey is anonymous and your participation will help provide charitable giving benchmarks for nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide. Fundraising Giving Report Research Social Media

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Newly Released! The 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Now in its third edition, the 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report provides 100+ donor benchmarks for NPOs, NGOs, and charities worldwide. The data reveal how donors prefer to give and engage with their favorite causes and charitable organizations. 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report.

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The Ultimate Guide to Year-End Giving

Wild Apricot

Follow these steps to make your year-end giving campaign the best yet, as well as getting inspired by three great examples

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8 Hard Truths About Church Giving (Insights & Actionable Tips)


A lot of people have a lot to say on church giving. How right is it to use guilt to get people to give? The post 8 Hard Truths About Church Giving (Insights & Actionable Tips) appeared first on Nonprofit Blog. Church and money.

Call for Partners! The 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The third edition of the Global Trends in Giving Report (the sister report to the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report ) will be published September 15, 2020 , and for the first time, we are conducting an open call for partners worldwide. For the 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report, we are seeking partners that are nonprofit organizations, service providers, and/or media outlets who are willing to promote the online survey via email and on social media. Giving Report Research

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The Ultimate Guide to Year-End Giving

Wild Apricot

Follow these steps to make your year-end giving campaign the best yet, as well as getting inspired by three great examples. year-end-giving-campaign year-end-giving

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In Challenging Times, Channeling Negative Emotions into Impactful Giving

Charity Navigator

What drives someone to give? civil rights coronavirus covid COVID-19 elections impactful giving impactful philanthropy Philanthropy presidential elections racial justice voting voting rights

3 Ways to Spotlight Your Monthly Giving Program on #GivingTuesday

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This post is part of Your #GivingTuesday Game Plan , a new nonprofit resource hub by DonorPerfect that offers interactive Giving Tuesday communication templates that you can fill in and integrate into your campaign. A monthly giving program is the most effective and effortless way to retain #GivingTuesday donor support beyond the 24-hour social media buzz. 3 Ways To Promote Monthly Giving On Giving Tuesday . Give here: yournonprofit.org/givemonthly.

Tips for individual giving in uncertain times


Pop quiz: Historically, what has been the biggest source of private giving in the United States? A recent study by the Fundraising Effectiveness Project finds that charitable giving grew 10.6 They are your new and greatest fans, and the potential for them to give more is strong.

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Fundraise Across Borders with International Giving on EveryAction


Many large U.S. based nonprofits working in the areas of international development, refugee services, and environmental conservation, among other sectors, perform a significant amount of work and raise a significant amount of money in the United Kingdom, Europe, and Canada. Those nonprofits should be able to easily raise money and process contributions across international borders without complication or difficulty.

25 Global Trends in Giving That Nonprofits Need to Know About

Nonprofit Tech for Good

6,057 donors completed the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Survey and based on their responses, the donor community worldwide is made up of primarily women (65%) who have a liberal ideology (53%) , characterize themselves as religious (72%), and give between ($101-$1,000 USD) annually (43%). 1) 54% of donors worldwide prefer to give online with a credit or debit card and 9% through PayPal. Together, digital communications inspire 74% of donors to give.

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[FREE WEBINAR] Online Fundraising Compliance: How to Stay Compliant While Building Trust and Increasing Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Today, potential mission partners have abundant giving opportunities, and trust matters. Date: Tuesday, January 26, 2021. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST. Presented by: Sharon Cody , Partnership Manager at Harbor Compliance. Cost: Free.

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4 Tips to Increase Conversions on Your Online Giving Page

Nonprofit Tech for Good

She advises nonprofits to accelerate their fundraising and engagement efforts through giving and marketing strategies via digital technologies. Here are our 4 proven ways to improve your online giving page so you can bring in more donations. 1) Make Giving Simple. This may seem obvious, but it tops our list because so many nonprofits actually make online giving, well, complicated. Online and Mobile-Friendly is Giving-Friendly.

What A Pandemic Teaches Us About Innovation and Corporate Giving

Givinga Blog

We’ve seen many examples of companies searching for and implementing new ways to give over the last year, and here are some of our insights that reflect what we’ve learned about how to respond to a pandemic, how COVID-19 led to innovation, and how companies can adapt and prepare.

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4 Trends That Will Redefine Corporate Giving For 2021

Givinga Blog

As we’ve watched charitable giving become increasingly core to today’s business and consumer culture, we expect several trends will be central to corporate giving in 2021. Will companies see significant growth in the digital giving sector? Here is our view: Plan to Give.

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[FREE WEBINAR] Giving Tuesday & Welcome Wednesday: Tips, Strategies, and Templates to Help You Gain & Retain Donors

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Last year, 27 million adults participated in Giving Tuesday, and this year, so many more will be seeking ways to contribute to the good that has been getting us through this challenging year. Topics include: Discover the impact of Giving Tuesday as a global day of giving.

5 Ways Your Nonprofit Website Can Promote Planned Giving


Planned Giving is a steadily growing area of focus for nonprofit fundraisers. With such a large group of potential donors waiting to be engaged, more and more nonprofits are devoting time and resources to Planned Giving programs. In the realm of Planned Giving, as is the case for any type of fundraising, you rarely get what you don’t ask for. Asking someone to consider Planned Giving, however, is a more sensitive and complicated task than others.

Planning for Success: What is a Monthly Giving Program?


But while some donors are happy to give monthly for an unspecified length of time, others prefer more structured giving. That’s where a monthly giving program can help! Your nonprofit can also use a monthly giving program to fundraise toward a specific project or goal.

The Ultimate Guide To Text-To-Give Fundraising

Wild Apricot

Have you dipped your toes into the world of text-to-give fundraising? text-to-give-fundraising text-to-donate text-to-giveWhether you've tried it yet or not, we have the ultimate guide to help you succeed.

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2019 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising campaigns. The real-time, in-the-moment nature of cause awareness and giving days can inspire donors to give provided that your nonprofit knows how to promote the days effectively. 3: Giving Tuesday — #GivingTuesday. 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report.

Workplace Giving Data Problems Just Got Worse

3rd Sector Labs

Nonprofits everywhere are struggling to get their hands on reliable, useful workplace giving data from corporate giving programs. “We own the workplace giving data,” was the typical United Way response to charities wanting to know more about the donors supporting them, “because they are United Way donors – our donors.” United Ways no longer dominate workplace giving. “Workplace giving” is actually yesterday’s news.

Looking to Increase Giving This Year?

Blue Fox

Remind Donors of the CARES Act Tax Deductions for Charitable Giving Giving season is upon us, and nonprofits and social impact organizations have been running lean and nimble amid the Coronavirus pandemic. How much do individuals need to give in order to benefit if they want to itemize?