Nonprofit Fundraising Videos Inspire More Giving

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Nonprofit fundraising videos bring your organization’s work to life in a way that written stories just can’t. Nonprofit fundraising videos help you raise more money. People who are new to your nonprofit will learn a lot from this type of video.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! Nonprofit Management. Nonprofit Technology, and more! Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar 2019. Nonprofit Leadership Alliance / Orlando, FL/ $625. Nonprofit Management / #AMI2019 / @NPL_Alliance. Nonprofit Management.


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The 6 Scariest Monsters Nonprofit Fundraisers Are Facing This Halloween


This October 31 st , it’s not ghosts and ghouls that most nonprofit fundraisers are worried about. As the End-of-Year fundraising season approaches and strategic planning for 2019 looms, technological advances, donor demographic shifts and nonprofit workloads all pose challenges for nonprofit fundraising professionals. Rising email spam rates Many nonprofits depend on email as the backbone of their digital fundraising programs. fundraising nonprofit tools

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How To Overcome Nonprofit Imposter Syndrome


It affects professionals of all occupations and backgrounds, with the impact on individuals in the nonprofit community being a significant one. . Two groups who—on average—make up a larger percentage of a nonprofit’s staff and volunteer force.

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20+ Nonprofit Tools You Need to Get Your New Nonprofit Up and Running

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Building an organization from the ground up is a challenge, but with the right nonprofit tools, the heavy lifting gets easier. There are SO MANY nonprofit tools out there, all promising to make your work easier as you grow your new nonprofit.

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10 Instagram Best Practices for Nonprofits

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This is the seventh post in a blog and webinar series called 101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits , written and presented by Heather Mansfield. Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts.

Here's 28 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Switch to EveryAction


Thousands of nonprofits use EveryAction every day to raise money, manage offline fundraising through pledges and grants, send emails, run nonprofit digital advocacy campaigns, and so much more. It's trusted by some of the largest nonprofits. EveryAction is built to scale and is now trusted by some of the nation's largest nonprofits - from the United Nations Foundation, to Planned Parenthood, Comic Relief, the Audubon Society and Greenpeace.

Personal Nonprofit Branding: What’s Your Nonprofit’s Superpower?


Do they recognize your personal nonprofit branding and know what it is your organization stands to change? So why the superhero angle for personal nonprofit branding? Start by identifying through an informal focus group our own nonprofit’s communication weak points.

10 Facebook Best Practices for Nonprofits

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This is the sixth post in a blog and webinar series called 101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits , written and presented by Heather Mansfield. Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts.

25 Virtual Fundraising Event Ideas for Your Nonprofit


We surveyed hundreds of nonprofits who successfully shifted their events online and they shared lots of donor-engaging, money-raising ideas to inspire and encourage you and your team. Thinking about hosting a virtual fundraising event but not sure what to do?

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3 Easy Ways To Make Your Nonprofit's Email Program Stand Out Today [With Free Templates]


For most nonprofits, email is the backbone of their digital fundraising program. Use a welcome email series Marketing automation is more than just a buzzword for nonprofits today, it is a necessary tool, saving valuable staff time that can then be spent on more valuable tasks. However, as all digital fundraisers know, effective email fundraising consists of far more than sending out an ask for donations.

9 Things Every Nonprofit Website Should Have


As a nonprofit organization aiming to reach a wider audience and soliciting support, a functional website is one of the most valuable communication tools at your disposal. There are important things that every nonprofit website should have […]. Nonprofit Tips Resources

When and How to Pay Yourself a Nonprofit Salary

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As the founder of a new nonprofit, you are probably doing everything yourself and working for free instead of taking a nonprofit salary. . Or pay yourself more than you are now so that your nonprofit provides you with a living wage. For many nonprofits, revenue is cyclical.

How to Identify and Support Future Leaders at Your Nonprofit

Hands on Fundraising

All nonprofits have growth in mind. The post How to Identify and Support Future Leaders at Your Nonprofit appeared first on Hands-On Fundraising. Blog Nonprofits nonprofit leadershipWhen you grow your organization, you raise more funds.

10 Powerful Online Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits

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By Emily Rose Patz , Senior Copywriter at DonorPerfect – a top-rated donor management system and fundraising platform for nonprofits. So much so that online revenue in the nonprofit sector grew by 32 percent in 2020. After all, your nonprofit work shares that same purpose.

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5 Steps to Improve Your Nonprofit Website

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Your website is your nonprofit’s digital home. Nonprofit websites must be engaging, effective, and purposeful. 54% of donors worldwide prefer to give online, and up to 20% of donors are most inspired to give by a nonprofit’s website. Search for your nonprofit name.

The State of Nonprofit Donor Retention (And What To Do About It)


As such, for most nonprofit organizations, pursuing strategies to reducing donor losses is the most affordable strategy for increasing net fundraising gains. Unfortunately, across the nonprofit sector, donor retention rates are low and getting worse. Less than half of all donors return to nonprofits each year, leaving organizations in a perpetual scramble to attract dwindling numbers of new donors. What should nonprofits do to rise above the retention slump?

5 Easy Ways Nonprofits Can Use Testing to Increase Digital Engagement


There’s no secret trick to instantly improving digital engagement for nonprofits. While it’s important to follow standard best practices, engagement rates depend highly on the preferences of one’s audience, which can vary greatly between nonprofits who serve a diverse array of communities and issues. For nonprofits, an effective call to action is paramount.

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Essential Grant Writing Tips for Your Nonprofit

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Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Essential Grant Writing Tips for Your Nonprofit. They exist for all kinds of nonprofits and a huge variety of projects. They are a major lifeline of many nonprofits and can account for a significant chunk of your organization’s annual funds.

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[DATA] 11 Must-Know Stats About Nonprofit Websites

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The 2021 Open Data Project [ español , français ] seeks to gain a better understanding of how nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide use technology for digital marketing and fundraising. 1) 60% of nonprofits worldwide use WordPress as their website’s content management system.

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3 Smart Branding Strategies for Nonprofits

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By Beth Singer , Principal at Beth Singer Design, LLC – a design and communications firm specializing in nonprofit organizations to help them fundraise, educate, and promote membership and events through design solutions.

7 Nonprofits Fighting for Immigrant Rights


campaigns Nonprofit SeriesThere are nearly 800,000 people protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA paved the way for these children of immigrants to obtain work authorization and relief from deportation, enabling them to go on to universities and build careers and families. With the announcement of DACA’s repeal, the program has stopped accepting new applications.

Choosing a Nonprofit Consultant: Advice for Nonprofits

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Your nonprofit is considering hiring a consultant to assist with a certain project or task. In this quick guide, we’ll discuss whether your nonprofit is ready to work with a consultant. consultant consulting firms fundraising consultant nonprofit consultants

What Can Salesforce Do For Nonprofits?

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In this blog, I’m going back to the basics to illustrate what exactly Salesforce’s many clouds can do for customers in the nonprofit space. To understand the depth and breadth of Salesforce’s offerings for nonprofits, we must first understand the Salesforce Customer 360 approach.

GUIDE: Voter Registration Campaigns for Nonprofits


For nonprofits which engage in advocacy around civic engagement or political issues, voter registration drives are a great tool for activating your volunteer base, deepening relationships within your community, and increasing local democratic participation. To maintain 501c3 status, nonprofits must carefully avoid any partisan activity, actions that endorse a candidate or party.

Technology Grants for Nonprofits: Where and How to Find Them


Grants are one of the primary sources of income for nonprofits. Many nonprofits apply for grants that fund their operational budget or nonprofit programs, but did you know there are technology grants for nonprofits? Nonprofit Tips Resources

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20 subtle ways white supremacy manifests in nonprofit and philanthropy

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leadership nonprofit field Race, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion inclusion Tulsa race massacre white supremacyHi everyone, this post may be less coherent and more serious than normal. I can’t stop thinking about the news.

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Top 5 Reasons Tech Team Augmentation is Necessary for Nonprofits

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By Brian Greenwald , Nonprofit Superfan at Generate_Impact – a human-centered technology services company focused solely on celebrating and serving humanitarian, social impact and sustainability organizations and causes.

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[Guide] Creating Video for Nonprofits


Fortunately, nonprofits of all sizes can afford to incorporate video into their digital and communications operations. We chatted with digital strategist Yash Mori for insights on creating video for nonprofits, campaigns, and advocacy organizations. So that being said, a lot of these smaller nonprofits won't have distribution channels from local outlets. When you're building a movement, video is an indispensable storytelling tool.

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GUIDE: Using Donor Personas to Maximize Your Nonprofit Fundraising


It’s no secret that storytelling in the digital age is essential for nonprofits , but the efficacy of stories depends largely on how clearly and strategically they’re communicated to each unique segment of your audience, also sometimes known as a persona. Read ahead for a detailed explanation of 9 common personas in the nonprofit development world, and download this excel template to start building your own!

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How To Run An Effective Nonprofit Campaign On Facebook


That's why more and more nonprofits are pooling their resources together to invest in social media advertising. This has given nonprofits access to a considerable pool of supporters, which is why you need to develop an effective marketing strategy for your nonprofit.

Micro-donations: The Future of Nonprofit Fundraising

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With the rise in online and mobile giving, micro-donations, also known as micro philanthropy, have become a positive trend in the nonprofit sector. It would be a grave mistake for nonprofits and even churches to ignore […].

10 Blogging Best Practices for Nonprofits

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This is the third post in a blog and webinar series called 101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits , written and presented by Heather Mansfield. Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts.

The Essential Role of HR in a Nonprofit | Donorbox


Most small nonprofits do not have a separate department, but that does not mean the nonprofit HR department does not play an essential role. Each of these is necessary for staff and volunteers in a nonprofit. Nonprofit Tips Resources


How To Fix Dismal Nonprofit Board Engagement With Financial Reports


7% nonprofit board engagement is not enough! Do your nonprofit’s financial reports speak to the full board? What’s the problem with nonprofit board engagement? This is about inclusion , nonprofit board engagement, and legal duty.

Embracing Change: A Post-Pandemic Nonprofit Sector


It is almost unfathomable that just a little over a year ago nonprofits were operating in a “world-as-we-knew it” mentality. As we begin to consider what a post-pandemic world will look like for the nonprofit sector, the concept of turning towards new measures of success is daunting.

10 Donation Page Best Practices for Nonprofits

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This is the third post in a year-long blog and webinar series called 101 Best Practices for Nonprofits , written and presented by Heather Mansfield. Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts.

7 Fundraising Actions Taken by Successful Nonprofits

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By Korrin Bishop , writer at Classy – a social enterprise that creates world-class online fundraising software for nonprofits, modernizing the giving experience to accelerate social impact around the world. A successful nonprofit dedicates time early on to master the details.

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Best Salesforce Apps for Nonprofits: 19 Essential Tools


Fundraising Top Posts Nonprofit MarketingSalesforce is an incredibly customizable CRM with a vast universe of integrations.

Five 2018 Political Campaign Trends that Nonprofits Should Use Too


Although the election-year onslaught of political marketing can sometimes seem excessive, in many ways it is extremely effective and offers a unique example for nonprofits to follow. As the campaign season kicks into high gear, here are a few trends we’re seeing in 2018 campaigns that nonprofits could benefit from as well! For our full recommendations on campaign strategies that nonprofits should start using, download the complete guide: 1.

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AFP IDEA Survey Reveals an Urgent Need for Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Access in the Nonprofit Workplace


The post AFP IDEA Survey Reveals an Urgent Need for Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Access in the Nonprofit Workplace appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs. AFP Conference DonorPerfect Fundraising Software Featured Nonprofit News Partners

Encompass Advances with A New Rating on Leadership, Strategy, and Adaptability; Invites Nonprofit Storytelling

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This first version of the Leadership & Adaptability beacon will provide donors with insights into the strategy, leadership and adaptability of nonprofit organizations. Written by Stephen Rockwell, Chief Ratings Technology Officer at Charity Navigator.

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Make the Most of Your Nonprofit’s Social Media: The Get-Started Guide


Many nonprofit organizations rely on social media to share the word about their organization, find new supporters, fundraise, and keep everyone informed about upcoming events and milestones. Nonprofit Tips Resources