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Nonprofit Board of Directors: How to Do Fundraising

You want to succeed in your fundraising. One of the best places to begin is with your nonprofit board of directors. It’s not essential who serves on your board—every board can support and get motivated to raise money. Also, all boards have a fiduciary responsibility to ensure the sustainability of a charity. So, leading the giving efforts is a great place to start. Learn five practical ways to help your nonprofit board of directors to undertake their responsibility successfully: Show......

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Virtual Fundraising Ideas: 5 Innovative (and Fun) Ones!

Many nonprofits have a lot more to handle now with the rising needs in their communities. So, that means that fundraising is crucial at this time with fundraisers seeking proven fundraising ideas. With the general unease in communities, nonprofits have had to think fast to maintain revenue. But as we know, donors and the public want to support a good cause, which is why virtual fundraising ideas have taken hold. At a time when many people and families are staying......

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Fundraising Online: Reach Your #FundraisingGoals

You may have read that there is so much demand for GoFundMe fundraising online that most fundraisers fail. As professional fundraisers can well imagine, it’s obvious for people to turn to a crowdfunding campaign. However, what most people don’t realize is that successful fundraisers take a lot of promotion and creativity to be successful. Nonprofits understand that they have to raise money for their causes, now more than ever. And, many nonprofit leaders are getting even more creati...

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Engage Your Community: 25 New Ideas For Your Fundraiser

We know for your nonprofit, school, church, or civic group, fundraising is essential. And, that means that it’s necessary to engage your community in your efforts. Further, with social media and peer-to-peer fundraising, you can allow your champions to help you broaden your reach. Nevertheless, engaging the broader community beyond your everyday supporters is not easy, and it’s tough to raise money in challenging economic times. Still, with a concerted effort and creativity, it can b...

Nonprofit Payment Processing: Tips in Times of Crisis

As a modern fundraiser, you already know how important your donors are to your nonprofit. Without their moral and financial support for your cause, you wouldn’t have as much of an impact or the funds to make meaningful change. With a global pandemic on our hands and the CDC recommending everyone partake in safe social distancing practices, it’s even more important to think of your donors. This isn’t the time to continue your fundraising asks, but to remember to check......

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COVID-19 Resources

Now that social distancing is in full effect, you might be wondering what’s next for your organization. And while it’s not exactly business as usual these days, we’ve created a few resources that will hopefully help. If your organization is struggling with fundraising during this difficult time, call us at 407-930-2979 or by email [email protected] to learn about a shoe drive fundraiser. Earn incremental fundraising dollars just by asking your supporters to clean out their closet. W...

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What To Do At Home To Make A Difference

First, the team at Funds2Orgs wants to express our good wishes to you and your family. Indeed, these are challenging times for the world, but the human and collective community spirit is inspiring. All over the globe, people are sharing like never before and supporting each other—even strangers. Still, before we give you some ideas for what to do at home during any lockdown or isolation, we want to thank people throughout our communities. Of course, we’re sure you agree......

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How to Raise Money for Your Cause—Easily

Last month, we wrote a piece on the financial challenges groups have when they can’t raise money for their cause. Unfortunately, many nonprofits, schools, civic groups, and churches have a tough time raising money. Of the 1.6 million nonprofits, many say that finding enough money to operate is the biggest challenge. But, it doesn’t have that way if you know 3 essential principles. Before we share our thoughts on how to raise money for your cause—no matter what—let’s see why...

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Top Marketing Ideas for Your Nonprofit

As you know, it’s essential always to discover fresh marketing ideas for your nonprofit. For instance, a top marketing idea is to have a monthly giving program, like Charity: Water has for its leading nonprofit. When you have a monthly giving program, you don’t have to spend more resources raising funds, as you have money from donors monthly. As Hubspot reported, nonprofits raise $52 and $623 annually, compared the only $128 with a one-time gift. You can also take a......

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Financial Challenges Caused by Lack of Fundraising

Nonprofits, schools, churches and civic groups often face financial challenges brought on by the lack of fundraising dollars. It takes money to accomplish things and make a difference. However, getting funds is not easy. And, it’s especially challenging for groups that have limited resources to both money and people to get the job done. So, we’ve decided to do a two-part series. This week, you’ll learn about the things that create financial challenges for your organization. As ...

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Nonprofit Leadership for Your Chapters

If you’re the CEO of a national nonprofit chapter or affiliate group, one of the activities you must do is find talented people to lead chapters you create. In fact, one can argue that this is one of the most important things you do for your nonprofit. As you know, good nonprofit leadership can make all the difference in terms of your success. When the time comes to find new leadership talent, keep the following five tips in mind as......

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Future of Social Media: Your 2020s Guide

Social media is something that keeps on evolving, and that continues to be the case in the 2020s. However, nonprofits have to try to master it because social networking is one of the most fundamental forms of communication in the digital age. So, while the future of social media will involve new platforms, attracting new generations of young people, there are still a few platforms that nonprofits can rest assured remain with us for the foreseeable future. Those platforms are......

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Charity Streaming: Get Involved in the Trend

A New Year brings with it new opportunities, and one of them is charity streaming. Haven’t heard of it? No worries. We’re going to explain it here for you. However, what we do want to say first is that nonprofit fundraising is changing. Because of technology and the power of Millennials and Generation Z, an environment of innovation and creative fundraising is happening. In the years ahead, it will only accelerate. So, if you want your nonprofit to stay ahead......

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Holiday Shoes: How They Make a Social Impact

During the holiday season, we hope you had a chance to read our recent article. In it, we wrote about how your shoes can help 300 million people with no shoes. The reality is the end of the year is a time for gratefulness for what we have in our lives. But it’s also a time when we can see how much we have! So many others around the world don’t have nearly as much. Thus, as we come to......

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Donate Shoes and Help 300 Million People in Need

The holiday season is in full swing. For instance, Giving Tuesday has just passed. And now we’re in the middle of the most generous time of year. Did you know that Americans are some of the most giving people in the world? Last year, Americans gave $427.71 billion to charity. According to Independent Sector, “63 million Americans volunteer about 8 billion hours of their time, talent, and effort to improve and strengthen their communities.” And, because of the American spirit,.....

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Giving Tuesday Ideas for Marketing You Can’t Miss

It’s that time of year again for Giving Tuesday ideas. This week, we have Thanksgiving, followed by Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and then Giving Tuesday. It’s an exciting time of year and one where many nonprofits make a lot of their revenue. Because this can raise a lot of fundraising dollars for your group, marketing for Giving Tuesday is something that you’ve hopefully thought about in great detail. If not, it’s not too late to ensure that Giving Tuesday and......

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Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraising Ideas

As many of you know, breast cancer awareness month is in October. But, the reality is that women get diagnosed with breast cancer throughout the year. And, because of it, nonprofits work every day to ensure that breast cancer is top of mind for their donors through fundraising events and other ideas. So, how can you maintain awareness of breast cancer at other times during the year? The following are our creative ideas to help your group make sure that......

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Digital Marketing Trends for 2020 for Nonprofits

We’re coming up on my favorite time of year and the best time to fundraise. As the holidays approach and the holiday parties plan, people will start to feel more generous. And, if they happen to be the lucky ones who receive bonuses, they’ll donate to their favorite cause. However, fundraising depends on your marketing efforts, including social media. So, as you work on prep for the new year, make sure you know the top digital trends for 2020. By......

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How to Network on LinkedIn: The 5 Easy Ways!

If you want to know how to network on LinkedIn, take a look at the 5 easy steps below. But first, let’s drop some facts about the social media platform according to 99 Firms. LinkedIn has over 610 million users. There are 90 million senior-level influencers. There are 63 million decision-makers on the platform. Of the Fortune 500 companies, 92 percent use LinkedIn. Only 3 million users share content on LinkedIn each week. 97 percent of marketers use LinkedIn. 80......

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How to Promote Your YouTube Channel (The Easy Way!)

If you’re looking at how to promote your YouTube channel, you’ve come to the right place. Since I came on board, our team has been working on a YouTube channel for one of our shoe drive fundraising brands. We’re thankful to our supporters who have since followed us and for those that continue to subscribe to our channel. Today, we’re sharing with you a few ideas to help your nonprofit or social enterprise get more viewers to your cause, which......

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