Raise More Money by Inspiring P2P Fundraisers
May23

Raise More Money by Inspiring P2P Fundraisers

Abby Jarvis of Qgiv is back today to talk about events with a peer-to-peer fundraising component and how to get your supporters to fundraise for you. ~ Kristina Guest Post by Abby Jarvis When running an event, it’s so easy to focus on getting tons of registrants and to neglect everything else. It’s so satisfying to see registrations come pouring in! But registrations are only half of the equation when you’re running a peer-to-peer...

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How to Run a Great Text Giving Campaign
May11

How to Run a Great Text Giving Campaign

If you are thinking of starting a text giving campaign, Abby Jarvis of Qgiv is here today to share some tips on how to make it successful. ~ Kristina Guest Post by Abby Jarvis Next time you’re at a restaurant or sporting event, take a look around. Odds are you’ll see at least one person on their cell phone, and it’s very likely you’ll see more than just one. As phones become more ubiquitous, nonprofits are experimenting with different...

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The Importance of Your Digital House
Dec19

The Importance of Your Digital House

Today’s guest post reminds us not to forget about our websites in the age of social media. ~Kristina Guest Post by Elizabeth Brigham While it seems passé to talk about the importance of our websites – haven’t we been talking about this for 20 years? – they are the foundation of everything we do to engage our communities online. As marketers and communicators, we easily get caught up in the latest shiny thing and often...

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The Happy Healthy Nonprofit Marketer: Marketing Success from the Inside Out
Oct19

The Happy Healthy Nonprofit Marketer: Marketing Success from the Inside Out

We are all about helping you not only learn your job but love your job. Part of loving your job is taking care of yourself to avoid burnout. Today’s post by Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman gives you some insight into their new book The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout.  ~Kristina Guest Post by Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman, Co-Authors, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout...

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How We Created Our (First-Ever) Brand Identity
Oct04

How We Created Our (First-Ever) Brand Identity

If you are curious about how other nonprofits handle branding and graphic design, join us Thursday, October 20th for our latest Nonprofit Q&A Panel. Today’s guest post is by one of the panelists, Cindy Olnick.  ~Kristina Guest Post by Cindy Olnick of the Los Angeles Conservancy After thirty-five years, the Los Angeles Conservancy got its first graphic identity system in 2013. We’d had the same logo since 1982, but we’d never...

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How Does Your Nonprofit’s Donor Retention Rate Stack Up?
Sep07

How Does Your Nonprofit’s Donor Retention Rate Stack Up?

In today’s post,we dive into the Individual Donor Benchmark Report by Third Space Studio and focus on donor retention numbers. ~Kristina Guest Post by Heather Yandow of Third Space Studio Do you ever wonder how you stack up against other nonprofits? What the average organization’s donor base looks like? Or what you can expect to raise from monthly giving? The Individual Donor Benchmark Report answers all those questions and...

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