Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report

AFP Blog

Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report : "By most accounts, the annual late November #GivingTuesday online giving tradition has been gaining traction since 2012. TechSoup donor partner Blackbaud recently released a report that digs deep into the #GivingTuesday results over three years to reveal the patterns that are emerging from this increasingly important national day of charitable giving.

12 Key Digital Engagement Trends from the 2018 M+R Benchmarks Report

EveryAction

The annual M+R Benchmarks Report has arrived again, shining a light on trends that are shaping nonprofits’ digital programs. It’s clear to us from this year’s report, that digital engagement has taken some important leaps forward for nonprofits of all shapes and sizes. Having shared and discussed this year’s Benchmarks Report with many of our partners, here’s twelve key trends that have resonated strongly within the EveryAction community.

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The 2018 Internet Trends Report is Out

SocialFish

Internet Trends Report 2018 from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Tons of useful and interesting data, as always. Grab a coffee – this will take you a while to get through. Photo by Yeshi Kangrang on Unsplash. Debunking the Hype Industry Insider Useful Data

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What We Learned About Digital Engagement from the 2019 M+R Benchmarks Report

EveryAction

Every year, nonprofit consultants M+R release their annual Benchmarks report , which provides an overview of digital trends in the sector. This year's report addressed issues such as email list growth and churn, the rise of monthly giving, and the impact of social media's peer-to-peer fundraising for nonprofits. If you haven't yet had time to dig into the full report, here are some of the top highlights that we think are important for nonprofits to know: 1.

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot

The latest edition of the Nonprofit Communications Trends Report offers up some excellent insight into the minds of non-profit staff. We''ve gathered some highlights and shared a handy inforgraphic to help make sense of it all. nonprofit research

The Biggest Digital Fundraising Trends of 2018 (And How To Use Them This Year)

EveryAction

To read our full report on the biggest nonprofit tech trends of 2018, what to expect in the year ahead, and how nonprofits of all sizes should be preparing to stay at the top of the technology game, click here. Some of the biggest trends that emerged in 2018 include: 1. digital fundraising trends

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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. 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report. Giving Report

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.

Nonprofit Communications Trend Report Released

Wild Apricot

What are the trends for non-profit communications in 2012? Here's an overview of Kivi Leroux Miller's Nonprofit Communications Trend Report. Non-profit Communications

[New Quiz] Test & Refresh Your Knowledge of Trends in Charitable Giving

Connection Cafe

The Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic released the fifth-annual Charitable Giving Report at the beginning of the year. This report leverages The Blackbaud Index to provide one of the most credible resources on fundraising performance in the social good community. If you’ve already read the Charitable Giving Report , you got some great insight into the big trends in charitable giving that hopefully helped guide your fundraising strategy for 2017.

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2018’s Top Trends in Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

Take a look below to discover the Blackbaud Institute’s top trends that reverberated across the social good sector this year. as reported in Giving USA. These figures revealed an interesting trend if we take a deeper dive into the data. Retention is here to stay: As noted in our Charitable Giving Report, the retention rate for first-year, offline donors sat around 31%.

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2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot

Here are highlights of the 2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. Curious about how other nonprofits will communicate in 2014? nonprofit-communications

[New Report] Giving in an Uncertain Year

Connection Cafe

This 2017 Charitable Giving Report gives us our first means of answering that question through data. The data supports many of the trends we saw shaping up over the year. As our first glimpse into the data behind the trends, the 2017 Charitable Giving Report offers us a place to start. Nonprofit Fundraising Nonprofit News charitable giving charitable giving report Donor Advised Funds donor retention fundraising trends online donations political giving

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

NetWits

We recently released the most comprehensive analysis of online giving trends in the nonprofit sector. Ok, ok … that sounds a little bit like bragging, but I promise the report is worth the read. In our 2011 Online Giving Report we’ve combined findings from The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving with additional multi-year giving data, which allows us to pull out a very rich set of insights. >> Download the Complete 2011 Online Giving Report for FREE Today.

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[New Report] Online Giving Increased by 7.9% in 2016

Connection Cafe

This is based on the latest findings of the Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact in the 2 016 Charitable Giving Report. The 2016 Charitable Giving Report includes overall giving data from 6,845 nonprofit organizations representing $23 billion in total fundraising from 2016. The report also includes online giving data from 5,210 nonprofits representing $2.6 Key findings from the 2016 Charitable Giving Report.

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The 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report Is Now Available for Download!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report is based on the survey results of 6,057 donors worldwide and available for download in four languages – English , español , français , and português. Sponsored by the Public Interest Registry and produced by Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report summarizes donor data across six continents about how online technology effects giving. The report also examines the impact of gender, generation, ideology, religion, and donor size upon giving.

5 Trends in Giving That Will Reshape Philanthropy in 2017

Connection Cafe

Here are five trends to look out for – and tips for how your organization can leverage them. In the weeks following the 2016 election, Planned Parenthood reported receiving donations at “ 40 times its normal rate.” The 2016 Giving In Numbers report from the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy found that corporate giving teams are growing in both size (a 3 percent in increase since 2013) and prominence.

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Report: The Missing Middle

Connection Cafe

Alia McKee and Mark Rovner with Sea Change Strategies recently released a new report called “The Missing Middle: Neglecting Middle Donors Is Costing You Millions. The findings from all of their research is in the new report. There are some really good insights and suggestions in this section of the report. The report includes some case studies from Human Right’s Campaign and Rainforest Alliance. You can download the report here: [link].

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2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot

If you are still developing your plan or are curious to see what other nonprofits are planning this year, you should have a look at the 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. Conducted by Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com , the report is based on a survey of 780 mostly small to medium-sized nonprofits in North America in December 2010. Here are some highlights from the report: ( read more ).

5 Fundraising Trends for 2021 and Beyond

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Each year we write a fundraising trends blog post, just like this one, but unforeseen events and variables in 2020 made writing this year’s post, without a doubt, the most difficult yet. That’s partly because underlying trends that have been driving the nonprofit sector for years have completely changed. However, we also saw other trends catalyze in the wake of changing circumstances that make it tough to predict where things will settle in 2021.

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2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Tech Soup Blog

That's one of the questions we set out to answer as part of the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. The results are clear: Nonprofits report that their communications effectiveness is closely tied to the adoption and use of marketing technologies. Learn much more about what separates effective and ineffective nonprofit communicators by downloading your free copy of the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report.

Announcing the First Edition of the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good and the Public Interest Registry are pleased to announce the first edition of the Global Trends in Giving Report! Based upon the survey results of 4,084 donors worldwide, the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report summarizes donor data across six continents about how online and mobile technology effects giving. The report also explores the impact of gender, generation, and ideology upon giving and volunteerism. Giving Report Fundraising

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2014 Mid-Year Fundraising Trends

Connection Cafe

Using data from The Blackbaud Index , we are able to provide the first insights into fundraising trends for the first six months of 2014 compared to 2013. The Blackbaud Charitable Giving Report provides insights into fundraising trends on an annual basis. Overall Giving Trends. Online Giving Trends. These groups have traditionally lagged in online giving results, but we are seeing a clear change in trends with these nonprofits.

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Report Explores Nonprofit Social Media Trends - NPQ – Nonprofit Quarterly - Promoting an active and engaged democracy.

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Report Explores Nonprofit Social Media Trends - NPQ – Nonprofit Quarterly - Promoting an active and engaged democracy. Sponsored by the Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN), Common Knowledge and Blackbaud, the “2012 Nonprofit Social Network Benchmark Report” has been released

2018 Charitable Giving Report: Spotlight on Higher Ed with CASE CEO Sue Cunningham

Connection Cafe

The latest 2018 Charitable Giving Report with a spotlight on higher education can help institutions get a handle on the trends. I recently spoke with Sue Cunningham, president and CEO of CASE, to get her take on trends in higher education advancement. We went into more detail during our recent webinar , but here are the most important takeaways Sue and I had from the report: Higher education institutions received 5.4% Download the full report at [link].

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The 2014 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2014 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,798 nonprofit organizations representing more than $16.2 The report also includes online giving data from 3,724 nonprofits representing over $2 billion in online fundraising. Overall Giving Trends. Online Giving Trends. Here are a few key observations from The 2014 Charitable Giving Report : Overall giving grew 2.1%

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The 2013 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2013 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,129 nonprofit organizations representing more than $12.5 The report also includes online giving data from 3,359 nonprofits representing $1.7 Overall Giving Trends . Online Giving Trends. This is the first year that we have included faith-based organizations in the published report. There are some really great insights from this section of the report.

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2011 Online Giving Trends

NetWits

Blackbaud released its 2011 Online Giving report today. The report combines findings from The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving with additional multi-year giving data to provide the most comprehensive analysis of online giving trends in the nonprofit sector. The report includes 24 months of online giving data from 1,895 nonprofit organizations, online major giving data from 2,397 nonprofits, and both online and offline data representing $5.1

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Technology Trends in Associations

SocialFish

Key findings from the 2014 Association Technology Study from Lehman Reports and what they mean for associations. Technology Trends in Associations from Informz on Vimeo. Nice webinar from Informz , Brightfind (formerly Syscom’s web services + Personify Interactive), Higher Logic and Tom Lehman. Lots of good stuff in here about marketing automation, online communities, user experience and more to sink your teeth into.

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5 Foundation Trends for 2019: Conquering the Unknown with the Help of Data

Connection Cafe

2018 was a record-setting year for philanthropy – from the massive fundraising effort in June around reuniting families (setting a record on Facebook) to a 10% increase in average gift amount YOY for #GivingTuesday, as reported by Blackbaud. Though the official numbers for 2018 won’t be out for several months, Giving USA reported giving by foundations in 2017 to be up 6%, totaling $66.9 The good news is that the trends discussed in this post can help guide your way.

Trends in Sustainer Giving – Key Findings from the 2019 donorCentrics Sustainer Summit

Connection Cafe

This year’s summit included 35 large nonprofit organizations that participate in our sustainer program benchmarking to review aggregate program performance, trends and challenges affecting sustainer giving. This figure was in the 24% – 26% range for all other years in the report period. Trends for International Relief and Public Broadcasting are mixed but trending upward since FY2014.

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4 Important Membership Trends Every Museum Needs to Consider

Connection Cafe

Looking to the present and the future, here are four big trends to take notice of to ensure the ongoing success of your membership operation. This is sure to accelerate the trend towards unionization and overall salary equality. According to the Blackbaud Institute’s 2018 Charitable Giving Report , “In 2018, an estimated 24% of online transactions were made using mobile devices. This trend is only likely to increase as Gen Z consumers come of age.

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5 Key Findings from the 2013 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2013 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,129 nonprofit organizations representing more than $12.5 The report also includes online giving data from 3,359 nonprofits representing $1.7 Watch 5 Key Findings from the 2013 Charitable Giving Report on YouTube. Research & Trends Blackbaud Index charitable giving report fundraising online giving The Blackbaud Index

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Nonprofit Communications Trends Report for 2015

John Haydon

As a consultant and trainer in the nonprofit community, I’ve been waiting with bated breath for the Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. Kivi publishing the first Nonprofit Communications Trends Report back in 2011, surveying 780 nonprofits. For the most recent report, Kivi surveyed 1,535 nonprofits – mostly in the United States. Check out the full infograph below, and download your copy of the report here.

Key Findings from Giving USA 2013 Report

Connection Cafe

Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy is the longest running, annual report on U.S. Overall Giving Trends. Sector Giving Trends. Gregg discusses some of the findings, trends, and what it means for the nonprofit sector. Give it a listen: The get the complete Giving USA 2013 report please visit: www.givingusareports.org. Research & Trends fundraising Giving USA

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Key Findings from Giving USA 2014 Report

Connection Cafe

Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy is the longest running, annual report on U.S. Giving USA is published by the Giving USA Foundation and their report on 2013 giving trends is now available. Overall Giving Trends. Sector Giving Trends. Giving Trends in 2014. Earlier this year, the Blackbaud Charitable Giving Report estimated that overall giving in 2013 was up 4.9%. Research & Trends Blackbaud Index fundraising Giving USA

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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. 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report.

The Top 5 Fundraising Trends in 2020

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In 2020, these steps will be a response to certain trends and conversations you’ve likely caught wind of over the last few years. Without further ado, here are the top five trends we see impacting the nonprofit fundraising space in 2020. In the same report, respondents ranked paid time off and paid family leave above salary when considering the most important employee benefits. 55% reported often feeling unappreciated.

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Newly Released in English, español, français e português! The 2019 Global NGO Technology Report

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Now in its fourth edition, the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report provides 100+ technology benchmarks NGOs, NPOs, and charities worldwide. 5,721 organizations from 160 countries participated in the survey and the report is available in English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish. The Global NGO Technology Report is the only crowdsourced, multilingual survey and report for the NGO sector. Please download the report and share with your communities.

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Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup donor partner Blackbaud recently released a report that digs deep into the #GivingTuesday results over three years to reveal the patterns that are emerging from this increasingly important national day of charitable giving. Key Findings of the Blackbaud Report. Blackbaud was a founding partner of #GivingTuesday and has tracked the online giving trends of U.S. Here are six key findings from Blackbaud's #GivingTuesday Trends Report.

Association TRENDS Social Media Report and Rankings 2012

SocialFish

The wide, global comparison across hundreds of associations that Association TRENDS is now offering in their new Association Social Media Report 2012: Adoption and Activity Levels, Rankings and Best Practices. The report is $297. They customize the report with your numbers, which is pretty handy. The report even includes charts that break down the data by national or regional, large staff or small staff, and even sector–i.e. It’s natural, I suppose.

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New Report: #AI4Giving – Unlocking Generosity with Artificial Intelligence

Beth Kanter

We look forward to upcoming events that dive further into our report’s findings and exploring ways that nonprofits can benefit from AI to increase and deepen support for their efforts. Please sign up to download the report and share it with others.

Insights from Giving USA 2018: Charitable Giving Growth & Trends

Connection Cafe

Earlier this year, the Blackbaud Institute’s Charitable Giving Report estimated that charitable giving in US was up approximately 4.1% Giving USA is the longest-running report of charitable giving in the United States and has been an important tool for nonprofit professionals to understand what is happening across the sector. The latest Giving USA report provides additional details about charitable giving and philanthropic trends.

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