CrowdRise Blog

Small wins: How to crush your next peer-to-peer campaign

Some things in life can seem daunting and overwhelming. Like building a house, losing 40 pounds, getting out of debt, or even cleaning up after dinner...

Q&A: Why we built the new CrowdRise by GoFundMe

As you might have heard, we’ve been making some pretty big changes around here. Rethought and rebuilt for nonprofits, the CrowdRise by GoFundMe platfo...

The complete social fundraising eGuide - All five chapters

Ready to learn everything there is to know about social fundraising and why it’s so important to embrace as a nonprofit?

Some amazing changes coming to CrowdRise

When it comes to fundraising, we know how important it is for nonprofits to work faster and get more done. So we’ve been building a bunch of new, even...

Decent Humans: Colby Marple at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)

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...

News, Research & Trends

The 1,000 biggest challenges facing nonprofits today

All industries have challenges… and the nonprofit world is no exception. So, when we asked 1,000 nonprofits who use CrowdRise by GoFundMe to let us kn...

Social Marketing

4 technology tools worth the investment for nonprofits

Investment as it relates to growth is a major topic right now in the nonprofit space and, as we dug into last month, one of the key ways you can actua...

Fundraising Data

The least scary blog about nonprofit data you’ll ever read

The D word. D-A-T-A. It’s that topic that’s at the top of everyone’s list these days but, let’s be honest, it can be a little bit intimidating.

Product

Some decent things nonprofits have said about us

We love our nonprofits and, it turns out, they love us back. So, to give you a little idea why there’s so much love in the room, we’ve got a bunch of ...

Fundraising

What nonprofits in China have to do with your overhead

“As the nonprofit employees in the room struggled and strategized whether or not 30% or 25% overhead margins were realistic, one man in the crowd stoo...

Events Marketing

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...

Marketing

Why video is such a powerful storytelling tool

You’ve got one job. Well, ok, that may not be entirely true... we know you’ve got a million jobs. (Has your floor been swept lately?) But at the end o...

Decent Humans

Decent Humans: Ellen McElligott at the Pat Tillman Foundation

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...

Events Marketing News, Research & Trends

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...

Events Marketing

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...

Fundraising Marketing

Cycling + social fundraising: A perfect match

Social fundraising has become a must in an event’s toolkit, and cycling events are no exception.

Events Marketing

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...

Events Marketing

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 Data

Social fundraising data report for nonprofits - powered by CrowdRise and GoFundMe

The Social fundraising data report for nonprofits was created to use the massive amount of GoFundMe data tracked through campaigns, donations, and soc...

Social

10 things that can make a big difference in your fundraising strategy

In case you missed it, last month we partnered with our friends over at Guidestar on a webinar about 10 easy and actionable things nonprofits can do t...

Fundraising

What is CrowdRise by GoFundMe?

What is CrowdRise by GoFundMe?