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Interviews CrowdRise Spotlight

What 8 fundraising experts had to say about taking their events to the next level

Fundraising for an event, whether it’s a fun run, gala, dinner, or 5k, is a staple in the nonprofit community. But, taking these events and adding in ...

How Jam Kancer in the Kan made it simple to make an impact with CrowdRise

"Having not been computer savvy, when looking at CrowdRise, I was like, ‘wow, this is pretty simple. I can do this.’ Then I had to sell the platform t...

Nonprofit donor data hygiene: Why a clean up now means long-term benefits

Has this ever happened to you...

Webinar Recap: 5 ways to get in front of your post-campaign planning

Didn’t get a chance to check out our webinar about post-campaign planning? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered.

Sticker announcement + let’s talk 2019 nonprofit conferences

We recently went out to all you Decent Humans and asked for your vote on which sticker we should make for the upcoming 2019 conference season. And, th...

How to modernize your next nonprofit capital campaign

In the past, financial hardships were an isolating and often insurmountable challenge, but with technology tools like GoFundMe, people can now tap int...

5 tips to get more recurring donors over the holidays

#GivingTuesday, the global day of philanthropy that kicks off the holiday giving season, is right around the corner. And, if you’re like most nonprofi...

Marketing

8 marketing tips from HubSpot’s INBOUND 2018 that nonprofits should know

We’ve heard over and over again that marketing initiatives are some of the biggest pain points and challenges for nonprofits.

Our Culture

Nonprofit stickers you'd actually want on your laptop - Vote

We love stickers. We even have a room at the CrowdRise office that’s plastered from floor to ceiling with a mess of our favorite stickers. So, when it...

Interviews

Webinar Recap: Ellen McElligott at the Pat Tillman Foundation

Did you get a chance to check out our webinar, 10 ways to modernize your next endurance event? If not, no worries, we’ve got everything you need to kn...

Marketing Events

8 nonprofit success tips from the 2018 NTEN and IFC fundraising conferences

8 nonprofit success tips from NTEN and IFC 2018 Last week we headed to New Orleans to eat some beignets and attend two of the biggest nonprofit fundra...

News, Research & Trends Marketing Events

Live from IFC 2018: The social fundraising data report for nonprofits

This week, the CrowdRise team has descended upon New Orleans to eat some po’ boys and attend two of the biggest nonprofit fundraising conferences of t...

Marketing Events

Live from IFC 2018: What stories to tell to get your donors to take action

This week, the CrowdRise team has descended upon New Orleans to eat some po’ boys and attend two of the biggest nonprofit fundraising conferences of t...

Marketing Events

Live from 18NTC: The evolution and continued rise of mobile donations

This week, the CrowdRise team has descended upon New Orleans to eat some po’ boys and attend two of the biggest nonprofit fundraising conferences of t...

Marketing Events

We’re going to the IFC and 18NTC fundraising conferences so you don’t have to

We’ll be swimming in beignets and gumbo starting tomorrow as we attend both The 2018 International Fundraising Conference and the Nonprofit Technology...

Marketing Events

7 things we learned at the 2018 Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum Conference

7 things we learned at P2P 2018 Whether you were there with us at the 2018 Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum Conference in Miami, or you were busy putti...

Marketing Decent Humans

Live from P2P Professional Forum 2018: The power of word of mouth

Relationships are messy, complicated and beautiful. And it’s no big shock that relationships are what make life worth living for individuals — but the...

Marketing Decent Humans

Live from P2P Professional Forum 2018: Activating Zero Dollar Fundraisers

Do you have any zero dollar fundraisers at your cause? Sure you do. Every organization does.