Donating Online: How to Set Up Your Website for Fundraising Success

According to Network for Good, online giving constitutes 10% of total philanthropic giving. The average online gift is $146 compared with $38 for the average direct mail gift. Garner Online Donations Place a prominent “donate” button on the header of the website that is easily visible in the same place from page to page. Offer…

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: How-to-Instagram-for-Good

Did you know that 53% of donors will leave a nonprofit because of a lack of communication?  . Thanks to our modern technology, nonprofits can communicate in less than 140 words and with one photo to keep donors engaged. Instagram is a simple as snapping a photo and sharing it online. The key to making it an…

Social Media and Fundraising

While online giving constitutes only 10% of total philanthropic giving, the average online gift is $146 vs. the average direct mail gift is $38. This build a pretty strong case for your organization to conduct fundraising online. While social media is a wonderful way to help promote fundraising campaigns – it is the messenger, not the…

How do your tweets and status updates impact your job?

With today’s day and age, everyone is online. All the time. We use social media for our personal and professional lives. LinkedIn is all about our professional connections and listing our work experience. And Facebook is for posting photos funny quips, rants, raves and photos of just about anything. Or is it? If you are…