Your nonprofit is always on the lookout for ways to expand your pool of loyal supporters. You might have millennials and older generations’ support, but have you considered tapping into the power of Generation Z and welcoming the newest generation of change-makers into your community? Gen Z, with their digital savviness and passion for change, […]
Joseph is a leading expert on nonprofit fundraising & crowdfunding. He started Crowd101 which is one of the first educational blogs on crowdfunding and fundraising and is widely recognized as an expert on these topics.
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You wouldn’t host a fundraising event without creating a plan first, right? You’d need time to find a venue, secure volunteers, finalize your budget, and send out invitations. The same rules apply to crowdfunding— you must spend ample time preparing to succeed. So, before you press “post” for your digital campaign, there are a few essential […]
Sororities and fraternities, like all other tax-exempt organizations, rely on community support to make their fundraisers thrive. As a fraternity or sorority chapter leader, financial best practices should be a top priority to properly manage your philanthropy efforts. Hosting a successful sorority or fraternity fundraiser on behalf of a national philanthropic partner is often easier said […]
So you’ve decided to host an auction. An exciting event like this for your school or nonprofit is a time-tested way to engage your guests and bring in fundraising revenue. And as you’re also probably realizing, auctions involve a lot of planning. One of the most complex planning aspects is the item solicitation. That’s why we’ve […]
As a nonprofit professional, your days are likely spent brainstorming new ways to increase donations and support your beneficiaries and community. While this may entail innovative fundraising ideas and program development, there are also internal ways to sustain your nonprofit’s operations. Your website is one of the most powerful tools you have at your disposal for rallying […]