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?

Fundraising Social Marketing

Social fundraising guide - Chapter Five: Design for real humans

Are you getting the most out of your social fundraising efforts? By crafting your supporters’ experience to fit how they actually behave, you’ll see b...

Social

4 ways to grow your peer-to-peer fundraising

When you think of online fundraising on CrowdRise, you might think of one of the amazing marathons we partner with, or our much anticipated giving cha...

Marketing Decent Humans

Decent Humans: Laura Glaza at The Allstate 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...

Marketing

Webinar Recap: Shannon Malloy at Cure JM

Missed our webinar How to get more peer-to-peer fundraisers in 2018? No worries. We’ve got you covered.

Events Marketing

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

Why voice and tone might be the secret sauce to social fundraising success

Nonprofits are used to holding their narratives close to the chest — “this is who we are, what we do, and we’d love if you’d rally behind our cause.” ...

Fundraising Social Marketing

Social fundraising guide - Chapter Four: Go beyond the donation

Getting donations is great and definitely something to seek out. But, what if the end result of successful fundraising was more holistic? What if fund...

Marketing

2 data trends nonprofits can't afford to ignore

At CrowdRise and GoFundMe, we're combing through huge amounts of social fundraising data and putting together a report that will help nonprofits bette...

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.

Marketing Decent Humans

Decent Humans: Chilton at Epilepsy Foundation of Metropolitan New York

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...

Social Marketing

Social fundraising guide - Chapter Three: Your supporter's megaphone is larger and louder than yours

The power of the crowd is real. And when a passionate supporter embraces a nonprofit’s story as part of their own, it resonates with their networks on...

Marketing Decent Humans

The new Facebook algorithm: Why the change is so good for nonprofits

No one likes change. It’s scary. It’s disruptive. So when Facebook announced last month that they were making more changes to their algorithm and what...

Marketing Decent Humans

5 things you hear when you tell someone you work for a nonprofit

You’re at a party. You’re mingling. People still mingle, right? You’re probably eating some cheese or maybe a nice pinwheel of sorts. You’re talking t...

Marketing Decent Humans

How to attend P2P Professional Forum 2018 without actually attending

Can’t make it to the Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum Conference 2018 in Miami later this month? We got you…

Fundraising Social Marketing

Social fundraising guide - Chapter Two: Fundraising on social is not social fundraising

One of the biggest misconceptions of social fundraising is that it simply means to be active on social media using your nonprofit account. So for Chap...