Peer-to-Peer Fundraising and Matching Gifts

Peer-to-peer fundraising is a fantastic way to raise money for your organization. You have people on the ground, gathering support from each of their individual networks, but how can we push those fundraising efforts even further? The answer is corporate matching gifts. In this article, we are going to answer these three questions: What are corporate matching gifts? How do matching gift … [Read more...]

Church Fundraising Ideas that Raised $450,000 – Case Study

These 11 crowdfunding campaigns offer some creative church fundraising ideas to raise big money for your church project or cause. I got an email from a pastor about church fundraising ideas after last week’s post on planning your Giving Tuesday fundraising campaign. I thought I would check in with the church fundraising campaigns we highlighted in this post and add some more ways to raise money … [Read more...]

What is the Best Time of Year for Crowdfunding?

Data shows when the best time of year and even the best time of the month to launch a crowdfunding campaign I get asked when is the best time to start a crowdfunding campaign quite a bit from readers. The question takes different forms like, “What’s the best time of year for crowdfunding?” or the best times of the week or month. Launching your crowdfunding campaign will come down to other … [Read more...]

How to Raise $326,908 for School Fundraising Ideas

These 11 crowdfunding campaigns offer some creative school fundraising ideas to raise big money for your educational project or cause. October is the unofficial start of fundraising season for many non-profit organizations so I thought I would check in on a few of the fundraising campaigns we looked at in this post. Whether you’re looking for fundraising ideas or want to see what works, these 11 … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding Photography Software, a Campaign Review

Demetrio Fortman shares his experience with crowdfunding photography software and Crowdfunding Best Practices he learned as a result. Demetrio’s Kickstarter campaign for Defrozo Photography Software is a great follow-up to yesterday’s campaign review of Brian Cattelle’s BARE USA campaign. Photography and video projects have really benefited from crowdfunding and the exposure from the medium. With … [Read more...]