Volunteer Grants: The Ultimate Dollars for Doers Guide

When you think of corporate giving, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? It might be matching donations. And that’s totally fair! Matching gifts are one of the most common forms of corporate … [Read More...]

11 Essential Questions About Corporate Matching Gifts

Are you curious about matching gifts? If you work for a nonprofit organization, it’s very possible that matching gifts have been mentioned across your fundraising team. But does your staff actually … [Read More...]

Top 5 Tips to Raise More Money for Your Greek Organization

This post was contributed by our friends at OmegaFi.  Greek organizations, like all other nonprofits, survive only with the support of their community. As a fraternity or sorority chapter officer, fundraising is likely always at the forefront of your mind. After all, without sufficient funds, your Greek organization can’t function properly.  However, hosting a successful […]

6 Strategies to Maximize Your Fundraising Potential

Take a close look at the fundraisers your nonprofit has hosted in the past. How successful were they? How did you execute them? These are all questions to ask before you begin planning your next one, especially if you want to maximize fundraising potential. In addition to coming up with specific fundraising ideas, there are […]

8+ Quick Fundraising Ideas that Work! [Updated 2019]

Too often, fundraising campaigns struggle to gain momentum and fizzle out into obscurity. The best solution? Incorporate some quick fundraising ideas into your strategy to raise awareness and boost the visibility of your project. If your team takes the time to plan a few extra quick fundraising ideas, you will invariably see better results in […]

5 Benefits of T-Shirt Crowdfunding (Plus Why It Works)

Whether you’re an organization fundraising for a community project or an individual fundraising for a personal mission, crowdfunding is a strategic way to gain awareness, raise money, and engage your … [Read More...]

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 … [Read More...]

Ultimate Real Estate Crowdfunding Guide for Beginners

Use this real estate crowdfunding guide to decide if the new opportunity in property investing is right for you From commercial real estate agent to investor and landlord, I think I’ve been involved in just about every step in property investing. I’ve been investing in real estate for about as long as I’ve had money […]

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A Real Estate Crowdfunding Investor Shares His Secrets

A real estate professional shares his experience and tips as a real estate crowdfunding investor Real estate crowdfunding is quickly becoming the new alternative asset class of choice for investors. I’ve shared my experience investing on RealtyShares and PeerStreet here on the blog but wanted to get another investor’s perspective on a different website. The VP of Communications, Soren […]

Best Real Estate Crowdfunding Platforms for Double-Digit Returns

Learn how to boost returns and diversify your portfolio with the best real estate crowdfunding platforms Real estate crowdfunding still seems like one of those few undiscovered investments that most people aren’t using yet. The first real estate platforms were created less than a decade ago, but the asset only just got going in the […]

Ultimate List of Crowdfunding and Fundraising Websites [Updated 2019]

Understanding the fees and unique features on crowdfunding sites and fundraising websites can help you choose between the hundreds of options. There are hundreds of other crowdfunding and fundraising websites to meet your campaign goal. Understanding the fees and unique features at each will help you take full advantage of the boom in alternative funding. […]

12+ Top Church Fundraising Ideas: Revamped for 2019

Your church deserves to be able to continue working in your community, supporting your mission work, and providing programs and services within your church. However, to do this, you need to raise a considerable amount of funds. Fundraising doesn’t have to be a stumbling block for your church! Raising money for your church can still […]

Guaranteed Funding for Real Estate Crowdfunding

Our post today comes from an interview with Dan Miller, co-founder of the real estate crowdfunding site Fundrise. Dan and his brother started the platform in 2010 as a spin-off of a family real estate development business. After a decade of developing mixed-use space in the District of Columbia, technology had caught up to their […]

Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding Marketing Strategy

Reach the real crowd in crowdfunding with a crowdfunding marketing strategy and don’t join the 60% of campaigns that fail to reach their funding goal This post is a follow-up to a post last week on the different resources in crowdfunding campaign marketing and how to get the most bang for your buck. Social media […]