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#GivingTuesday Social Media

8 Social Media Tips for #GivingTuesday You Can Do Today

Tips for #GivingTuesday During the holiday season, consumers are barraged with messages about buying and spending. But once a year, between Cyber Monday and Black Friday, the world unites to give to charity instead, under the hashtag #GivingTuesday. The campaign has been incredibly effective, with over $45 million donated on the big day last year…. Read More »


Giving Tuesday 2015

Get $500 for Your Cause with a Few Clicks for Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday was founded in 2012 by New York’s 92nd Street Y in partnership with the United Nations Foundation. Together, with a team of influencers and founding partners, they launched a global movement that has engaged organizations worldwide. Greater Giving is excited to announce our Third Annual Giving Tuesday Donation Page Contest! If you are using Greater Giving’s Online Payments software for… Read More »


Soliciting Auction Items

The Three Commandments of Soliciting Auction Items

Three Commandments of Soliciting Auction Items There are some general rules to help in your soliciting auction items process: Less is more. Your committee only has so much bandwidth to solicit, procure, and organize donations. Start saving time during procurement, and end up with shorter checkout lines at your event, by pursuing fewer, higher-quality items. Focus on… Read More »



Fundraising Best Practices from the Experts at Our Thought Leadership Summit

This summer, Greater Giving gathered with a panel of experts at our annual Thought Leadership Summit to share their fundraising best practices. The round-table discussions lead to an incredible amount of how-to’s, best practices, and thoughts on the future of nonprofit fundraising. Here is a small sneak-peak into what fundraising best practices the group came up… Read More »