CrowdRise Blog

Marketing CrowdRise Updates

Engaging your community is made easier with new marketing integrations

In the nonprofit event world, email communication is still king in driving interest to your fundraising events, ticket sales and registrations, or get...

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...

All the things from AFP ICON 2019

Oh San Antonio. How we love thee. Your Tex-Mex, your cowboy boots, your conference halls. In short, we had a great time at the show this year. We desc...

Live from AFP ICON: 4 issues & trends affecting fundraising in the US

This week, the CrowdRise by GoFundMe team is in San Antonio for the AFP ICON 2019 conference, and also to get in a few bites of Tex-Mex. While we’re a...

Why you’ll want to come see us at AFP ICON

We’re heading to San Antonio. And not just for the tex-mex or a leisurely stroll along the River Walk. We’re coming to hit up the AFP ICON conference ...

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...

Live from P2P Forum 2019: Four peer-to-peer diagnostics that increase engagement

This week, the CrowdRise team is in New Orleans to mostly check out the parades at Mardi Gras, but also stop by one of the biggest fundraising confere...

Decent Humans

Decent Humans: Lauren & Erika at The Empowerment Plan

Decent Humans is what we call the incredible community we witness on CrowdRise each and every day doing amazing things for good. And each month, we’re...

How to attend the year’s best nonprofit conferences without actually going

It’s that time again. Conference season. The time when Decent Humans from all over the globe come together to learn new fundraising strategies, exchan...

All the reasons to see us at Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum

 It’s that time of year. The time when we descend on New Orleans to eat our way through all the beignets (again), pretend we’re bold enough to go on a...

How BvB Dallas used CrowdRise to turn their community into a movement

“We needed a place we could advertise and push out, and that could collect our funds and show it in the right way. It needed to be user friendly for o...

Product CrowdRise Updates

Major update to CrowdRise registration (and all the ways it will help you raise more money)

Hi there. We’ve got some pretty big news and can’t wait to tell you about it.

Decent Humans: Sara at Experience Camps

Decent Humans is what we call the incredible community we witness on CrowdRise each and every day doing amazing things for good. And each month, we’re...

Fundraising

Webinar Recap: Why 2019 is the year to try peer-to-peer fundraising

A new year means a whole new set of CrowdRise webinars coming your way. We’ve got some pretty informative, relevant, and not super boring webinars pla...

CrowdRise Spotlight Interviews

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 ...

Fundraising

Filling in your fundraising gaps with DIY

From a business standpoint, whether you’re for-profit or not-for-profit, the start of a new year really can be a time where you can gain momentum from...

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...

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...

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

Has this ever happened to you...

5 simple additions to boost your next nonprofit event

 With the start of a new year, it’s always good to take a step back and not only assess what’s working and what’s not working so well, but also see wh...