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...

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...

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...

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...