Can Nonprofits Really Raise Money With 5Ks?

Connection Cafe

When looking outside the nonprofit world, we also find that the running boom has slowed and after many years of increases, we now have two straight years of decreases in the amount of race finishers. Your work is important and it takes money to realize your goals.

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How Nonprofits Can Raise Money Using YouTube

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Julia Campbell , a social media and storytelling consultant for nonprofits and author of Storytelling in the Digital Age: A Guide for Nonprofits. She regularly provides useful tips and resources to the nonprofit sector through her blog, #501SocialBlog.

DIY Fundraising – Easy Money for Your Nonprofit?

Connection Cafe

At numerous nonprofits, these DIY programs were created years ago to provide some extra income without much staff involvement. These days, nonprofits are wiping the cobwebs off of these forgotten programs.

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[FREE WEBINAR] How Nonprofits Can Raise More Money Through Crowdfunding

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This webinar will walk through the basics of crowdfunding so that your nonprofit can utilize this growing fundraising method to bring in more money for your cause. How to set up your nonprofit crowdfunding page. Date: April 16, 2019. Time: 1 pm EST/10 am PST.

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From Money to Meaning

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

If you’ve been burning to use your considerable talents to make a difference, rather than make a lot of money, it’s time you considered joining our growing team. Our benefits are great, and our pay is excellent by nonprofit standards! That’s why Benetech is organized as a nonprofit: we can afford to work on exciting problems. Big complex social problems. Your skills and experiences. Benetech. Combining those three potent ingredients is how we change the world.

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Nonprofit Budgeting: Making Money Go Further

NonProfit Hub

This article was originally published in Nonprofit Hub Magazine. Here’s the biggest truth bomb that nobody is exclusively talking about when it comes to nonprofit finances: there’s no way for us to tell you exactly how your nonprofit’s budget should be spent.

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Does Responsive Design Really Raise More Money for Nonprofits? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Connection Cafe

So many nonprofit websites are moving to responsive, but how does responsive help organizations raise more money? This month, I gathered some compelling data across 105 nonprofits to help answer these questions. Many more nonprofit websites are responsive than expected.

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EOY Hacks: 8 Online Fundraising Ideas to Save Money + Time


Last week, I had the ear of a brilliant nonprofit guru and jumped on the chance to ask her for some advice. Brilliant Nonprofit Guru: End-of-year fundraising. This time of year, the only thing nonprofit pros need more than fundraising ideas is more time and money to implement them.

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How to Use Facebook Live to Raise Money

Connection Cafe

You’re probably already aware that Facebook Live lets any nonprofit live-stream fundraising events , breaking news, impact stories, and more, directly from their Facebook Page. But did you know that Facebook now lets some nonprofits add a donate button to their Facebook Live broadcast ?

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6 Ideas for Using the Instagram Donation Sticker to Raise Money

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Julia Campbell , a social media and storytelling consultant for nonprofits and author of Storytelling in the Digital Age: A Guide for Nonprofits. She regularly provides useful tips and resources to the nonprofit sector through her blog, #501SocialBlog.

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How To Use Stories To Raise Money On Social Media


Are they just empty buzzwords, or actual tools that can help your nonprofit raise money online? Here are 5 ways that you can use stories to raise money for your nonprofit on social media.

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Elephant in the Sanctuary: Talking Money in Church

Connection Cafe

I’ve worked with nonprofits and social good organizations for almost two decades. As time went on, I realized that my church and thousands of other churches don’t fundraise or talk about money the same way most social good organizations do. Where does the current fund money go?

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How to Tell Your Donors Where Their Money Is Going

NonProfit Hub

If people decide to part with their hard-earned money, they want to know where it ends up. Overhead costs pay for important investments like training and fundraising efforts, which are crucial in making your nonprofit sustainable.

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5 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Use Behavioral Science to Raise More Money Online

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Nate Andorsky , CEO of Creative Science , a digital agency that aligns behavioral science with design and technology to help nonprofits, foundations, and mission-driven companies rethink the way that they engage with people.

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Donor Retention: The Easiest Money You’ll Ever Raise

Connection Cafe

Getting your donors to renew their gifts is the easiest way to raise money for any nonprofit. A sustainable funding base: the holy grail for nonprofits. Write to them like you are just thrilled to receive their money—which you are, of course.

Money Talks: The Latest and Greatest in Online Payment Services

Byte Technology

Wallet allows users to digitally store debit, credit and gift cards; transfer money via email; work from a single card; link the system to all your other Google accounts; and get comprehensive fraud protection. Digital Resources Nonprofit Web Design

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3 Great Ways Your Board Can Get More Involved with Fundraising (Other Than Asking for Money)

Connection Cafe

When you tell board members that you need help with fundraising, many of them automatically think you are telling them they need to go ask their friends and colleagues for money. Here are 3 different ways your board members can participate in the fundraising process… without asking for money : . #1: A non-ask event is an event held by your nonprofit , that targets donors and prospects, but does not include any fundraising ask or cost of admission for attendees.

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Raise More Money: Incentive-Based Fundraising 101

NonProfit Hub

Modern nonprofit fundraising is more than writing an appeal letter and waiting for donations to pour in. As such, these individuals can hold more influence over their networks than your nonprofit. Links to engaging material about your nonprofit.

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Nonprofits, Competition, and Money

Vertex Systems

We hate to think of the "C" word (Competition) and the "M" word (Money) in the nonprofit world because it seemingly grates against our value system. The problem is that nonprofits, contrary to what the designation would suggest, need to make money to continue on their mission.

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[FREE WEBINAR] How to Use Social Media to Raise Money Online

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Packed with practical, how-to advice and examples for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this free webinar will show you how to leverage your social media accounts to raise money and strengthen relationships with donors so they give again. Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

How Can I Raise More Money with My 5K?

Connection Cafe

A great example is the tale told by this graphic, Where does the money come from?, Practical Ways to Raise More Money with Your 5K. Delve into the rich library of peer-to-peer webinars by nonprofit industry experts on our Straight Up P2P site.

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To raise money with social media, start with social data

Connection Cafe

Fundraising CARE data insights database nonprofit social mediaI’m sorry to say it, but.your social media presence is not the key to fundraising. However, that being said, data acquired through social media holds the key to dramatically improved fundraising.

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[FREE WEBINAR] How to Use Social Media to Raise Money Online

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Packed with practical, how-to advice and examples for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this free webinar will show you how to leverage your social media accounts to raise money and strengthen relationships with donors so they give again. Date: February 19, 2019.

3 Ways Prospect Research Can Help Nonprofits Raise More Money at Events


Do you have events planned as part of your end-of-year fundraising push? If so, you may be missing out on some key pieces of information about your attendees that may make all the difference in your fundraising goals.

5 Ways to Use Social Media to Raise More Money at Year-end

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Julia Campbell , a social media and storytelling consultant for nonprofits and author of Storytelling in the Digital Age: A Guide for Nonprofits. She regularly provides useful tips and resources to the nonprofit sector through her blog, #501SocialBlog. nonprofits.

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Can Nonprofits Raise Money on Social Media?


Does senior leadership at your organization ask “why can’t we raise money on social media? Comparing your nonprofit to a Presidential campaign is ridiculous. Second, the majority of nonprofits have not raised a dime on social media. 17% raised money via Causes.

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Money Matters: Creating a Donation Form for Your WordPress Site

Byte Technology

It’s no great secret that the vast majority of nonprofits operating today live and die by the amount of support they can garner in the form of monetary donations. And it’s also no great surprise that the organizations most successful at raising money are those that give supporters the ability to donate directly via their website, with an easy-to-use form that visitors can quickly and intuitively utilize.

7 Ingenious Fundraising Ideas to Raise Money Online

NonProfit Hub

Raising money for charity is such a rewarding experience, but it can be challenging even at the best of times. Everyone needs a bit of inspiration to uncover new and wacky ways to raise money for a good cause. Raise money through the power of knowledge.

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The 10 Best Social Media Tools for Nonprofits That Save Time and Money (2018 Update)

Wild Apricot

Here are the 10 best social media tools for nonprofits to save time (and money) scheduling, managing, and optimizing their social networks. social media

Are Nonprofits Raising Money Via Social Networks?


The 2011 Nonprofit Social Network Benchmark Report provides some incredible data on how 11K+ nonprofits are using social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and others. Are nonprofits raising any money on social networks? LinkedIn is used by 1 in 3 nonprofits.

Raising Money Equals Better Looking

Connection Cafe

Raising more money makes you better looking. Having a pulse on the current giving environment is critical for any nonprofit organization that is looking to raise more money and spend less money doing so. We recently released our most up-to-date Atlas of Giving report that takes a look at current giving trends to provide guidance for nonprofits on what to expect (and not to expect) as we finish out 2011 and roll into 2012. Author: Guest Blogger.

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Getting Your Money’s Worth From a Nonprofit Consultant


There comes a point in most nonprofit’s lives when they need to go outside their organization and hire a consultant to help with one issue or another. Getting Your Money’s Worth From a Nonprofit Consultant.

Crazy Fundraising Events To Raise Money For Charity


Periodically, we like to give the floor to an association or nonprofit who requests it. There is nothing like surfing the net for amazing and crazy stories of how people have raised money for charity to actually cheer the soul. Best Practices for Nonprofit Video.

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Understanding the Reasons for Nonprofit Donor Churn

Connection Cafe

When nonprofits want to pinpoint where their donors are leaving, they often look at the last thing that happened to their donor as the tipping point that got them to stop donating. To understand why donors stop giving to a nonprofit, we need to understand why they gave in the first place.

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Raise More Money by Way of Innovation

NonProfit Hub

Mazarine Treyz, founder of the Nonprofit Leadership Summit, had the opportunity to sit down with Molly Pinney, CEO of the Global Autism Project to talk about growing your nonprofit by changing your mindset. That made us some real money.

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Raising Money Using Social Media: Five Ways to Support Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers

Connection Cafe

In 1860, the Pony Express was the fastest means to communicate from coast … Benchmarks & Stats Event Fundraising Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Social / Mobile benchmark Friends Asking Friends Social Media Social Media for Nonprofits

Is Your Nonprofit Spending Enough Money On Digital?


Is your nonprofit investing the right amount of money, resources, and strategy into digital? The goal of the report was to determine how nonprofits are approaching digital investment. What are nonprofit''s highest investment priorities?

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Raise More Money: Incentive-Based Fundraising 202 — The Advanced Course

NonProfit Hub

Membership organizations are one of the primary ways that nonprofits can create these high-level donor groups. Because only a select few donors have dedicated themselves so deeply to your nonprofit’s future that they can be said to have truly left a legacy for good.

Do Responsive Websites Raise More Money?


Not only is your audience accessing your website from their mobile device or tablet, they''re also giving more money on sites that are responsive. Of the 105 nonprofits that npENGAGE evaluated manually, 42% has responsive sites.

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Can Nonprofits Raise More Money with Apple Pay?


Good news for nonprofits. Apple just announced that Apple Pay will now allow nonprofits to use the service for donations. Now, nonprofits can incorporate a donate button that processes transactions directly. How do you know if it’s right for your nonprofit?

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Is There Any Grant Money?

Tech Soup Blog

Talk to anyone associated with a nonprofit organization, and they will tell you that there isn't enough grant money. Yet according to The Philanthropy Outlook by Marts & Lundy, giving by foundations is predicted to increase by 5.9 percent in 2017 and by 6.0 percent in 2018.

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3 Simple Email Improvements to Make More Money During EOY Fundraising


We’re just over halfway through 2016 and, if we’ve learned anything so far, it’s that online fundraising has really found its stride in the nonprofit sector. What email deliverability isn’t is a metric that enough nonprofit fundraisers look at to determine the efficacy of their email programs.

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How to Use Google AdWords to Get Free Money

NonProfit Hub

Free money doesn’t exist, but thanks to Google, free advertising can exist for your nonprofit. As a part of Google Grants, qualifying nonprofits can earn a free advertising budget of up to $10,000 each month to use on AdWords to help promote their website and cause.