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How to Create an Irresistible Donation Page for Intermediates

Intermediate’s Guide to Creating an Irresistible Donation Page Now that you have experienced the benefits of online registration and donations, we have a few suggestions for streamlining your processes and increase your revenue even more. Online registration goal—Set a goal to register a percentage of your invitees online. You can determine your target number of online… Read More »


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10 Easy Giving Tuesday Ideas

We asked 400 organizations around the U.S. how they’re going to participate this year in #GivingTuesday, and here are the 10 easy Giving Tuesday ideas they gave us:     Social media E-blast Announcement on website Video Social media posts with content tied to their annual appeal Match dollars raised Mailing Upload a video to… Read More »


Auctionpay

Greater Giving Auctionpay Streamlines Check-in and Check-out

How Greater Giving Auctionpay Streamlines Your Auction’s Check-out Long check-out lines with manual credit card processing spoil auctions. Auctionpay terminals, card readers, and mobile card readers streamline the cashiering process at benefit events. Whether you’re holding a gala, auction, luncheon or golf tournament, Auctionpay creates a better event experience for guests, staff, and volunteers. Long… Read More »


Mobile Bidding 101

Mobile Bidding 101: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you’re gearing up for an upcoming mobile bidding event or considering a switch to mobile at a future event, here’s everything you need to know to make your mobile auction a successful one. Open the channels of communication early. Especially if your organization is new to mobile bidding, start communicating with your attendees about… Read More »


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Announcing the Greater Giving Tablet App

Announcing the Greater Giving Tablet App You can download the Greater Giving Tablet App today Earlier this year, Greater Giving released its tablet application, currently available in the Apple App store and Google Play. The goal of the Greater Giving Tablet app is to create a tool where nonprofits can run check-in and check-out from a tablet. After… Read More »


How to Create an Irresistible Donation Page for Beginners

Beginner’s Guide to Creating an Irresistible Donation Page By making the move to online registration and donations, you’ll save time and money and provide a wonderful convenience for your donors. Here are some tips to make your giving pages even more effective. Easy donation selections— Make your donation form effective and easy to complete by including these… Read More »


Michelle Renner

Michelle Renner on Nonprofit Technology

Michelle Renner is the Director of Advancement Services at Chaminade College Preparatory School in St. Louis, MO. She shared with us that one of her biggest fundraising challenges is having enough time in the day to get everything done. Staying on top of nonprofit technology also takes quite a bit of effort. Greater Giving has provided… Read More »


Giving Tuesday Infographic

What is Giving Tuesday and How Do I Promote It?

#GivingTuesday 2014 #GivingTuesday™ (#GT) is a movement to create a national day of giving added to the calendar on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The third annual GivingTuesday is on December 2, 2014. In the same way that retail stores take part in Black Friday, this movement wants the giving community to come… Read More »



How to Choose a Benefit Auctioneer

Choosing a benefit auctioneer can be difficult—but it doesn’t have to be! The first thing to know is that a “free” benefit auctioneer is never free. To get a professional, experienced, and effective charity auctioneer on stage at your next event, expect to pay a fee. Hiring a professional charity auctioneer can definitely be worth… Read More »