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Webinar Recap: How nonprofits can raise more money through crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is an incredible way to raise money for your cause and to get your network of supporters involved in your mission. That’s why we recently...

Social Social Fundraising

8 tips for promoting your charity event on social

Have a charity event coming up? Whether you’ve started selling tickets, are just beginning to think about your theme, or your event is next week, it’s...

Press Release: CrowdRise by GoFundMe Releases Registration and Ticketing Functionality for Nonprofit Fundraisers

REDWOOD CITY, Calif .- -(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CrowdRise by GoFundMe, the world’s largest and most trusted social fundraising platform dedicated to charit...

The creativity that DIY fundraising inspires

DIY peer-to-peer fundraising, or do-it-yourself fundraising if you’re not into acronyms, is quickly becoming an integral component to the modern nonpr...

4 ways to make your fundraising campaign work harder at the end of the year

With just a couple weeks left in 2018, we’ve got some quick tips you can use to maximize the last few days of the year. Not only are your supporters i...

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 ...