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An expert guide to effective fundraising recruitment using email

The holiday season is such an incredible time to consider launching a peer-to-peer opportunity for your supporters.  But when it comes to engaging you...

Webinar Recap: The season for peer-to-peer

Missed our webinar all about why social fundraising works best for holiday giving? No worries. After all, it was on Halloween. So spooky. Either way, ...

The science behind why social fundraising works

When embraced, social fundraising can be an incredibly successful way for nonprofits to engage, empower, and activate their community of supporters. C...

#GivingTuesday - Proof that social fundraising works

#GivingTuesday is an incredible day in November (the 27th of November this year, to be exact) when the world comes together to share their support for...

Auctions vs. sweepstakes: What’s best for your nonprofit?

Auctions can be a staple of many nonprofit events, such as dinners, galas, and even school fundraisers. But are they the right strategy for your nonpr...

Events

Exciting announcement + your #GivingTuesday game plan

Now in its 7th year, #GivingTuesday (November 27th, 2018) has become the World Series for giving and a kick off to the generosity surrounding the holi...

5 simple ways to boost your donate button

As the nonprofit world moves more and more online, organizations are embracing various functionality that not only help to enhance their supporter’s o...

8 event fundraising questions answered

Events, whether they’re endurance-based, a-thons, or even dinners and galas, are often the cornerstone of nonprofit fundraising strategies. And for go...

Webinar Recap: The Social Guide to Modern Event Fundraising

Didn’t have a chance to catch our webinar The Social Guide to Modern Event Fundraising? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our promise...

At CrowdRise by GoFundMe, our content core values are more than just words without meaning. Our readers are the visionaries. The hard workers. The peo...

New CrowdRise Pricing: Options for every nonprofit

At CrowdRise, we know that nonprofits have varying goals, strategies, and supporters that are unique to their organization and mission. And therefore,...

A nonprofit’s guide to using incentives to engage zero-dollar fundraisers

It’s an all too common problem. You’re hosting an event and have fundraisers signed up to raise money on your behalf. Everything is going smoothly, un...

Fundraising

10 DIY fundraising questions answered

DIY fundraising (or do-it-yourself) fundraising is one of the most exciting topics in the nonprofit community right now — in fact, we’ve already writt...

Events

Webinar recap: 6 nonprofit event fundraising hacks

Nonprofit fundraising events can be a great opportunity to bring the support of donors, volunteers, and fundraisers together in real life to rally aro...

Capital campaigns and why nonprofits should consider them

Nonprofits are not strangers to the art of the fundraising campaign. Determining an initiative, creating a goal in order to help solve or combat the i...

Why turning donors into fundraisers can have big payoffs for your nonprofit

When it comes to fundraising, many nonprofits tend to focus most, if not all, of their efforts on getting more donors and donor retention. The art of ...

Connecting with Gen Z supporters

Gen Zs are a fast-growing, diverse generation with a population size larger than that of Baby Boomers or even Millennials. And this tech-savvy generat...

Map of a DIY peer-to-peer fundraising program

DIY (or do-it-yourself) fundraisers can take on many forms. These supporter started peer-to-peer campaigns can include bake sales, bowl-a-thons, memor...

Feature spotlight: The power of social in fundraising

“1 in 3 consumers would mention a brand while sharing a personal accomplishment on social media."*

Events

9 tips to get the most out of your next ticketed charity event

Events such as walks, bowl-a-thons, or galas are staples in most fundraising programs. And as an organizer, your job is to make sure you’re maximizing...

Fundraising

The quickest nonprofit guide to DIY fundraising

DIY (or do-it-yourself) fundraising is a hot topic in the land of peer-to-peer. Not only is it a new channel largely untapped by nonprofits, but it’s ...