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Greater Giving wants to support your nonprofit this #GivingTuesday

Win $500 for your organization on #GivingTuesday November 29, 2016 isn’t just another Tuesday, it is this year’s #GivingTuesday! Greater Giving knows first-hand how this giving day can impact your year-end donations and we want to be a part of your success. With that in mind… Greater Giving is excited to announce our Fourth Annual… Read More »


Do’s and Don’ts of Creating Silent Auction Displays

Grabbing the attention of bidders with auction packages you and your team have spent weeks procuring and curating is never easy. We’ve compiled a few ideas to help make the job easier of preparing your silent auction displays to capture the attention of your donors.   DO: Thank the donor! The quickest way to ensure auction item donors return year… Read More »


Nonprofit Organization Halloween Opportunities

Halloween… What used to be a cute kid’s holiday has now turned into an extravaganza of costumes, parties and celebrations of all kinds. Some nonprofits may be looking to harness this energy and build awareness for their cause. Here are 10 reasons nonprofits are hosting Halloween-themed fundraisers. Certainly you and your staff can dress up… Read More »


Top New Fall 2016 Greater Giving Features

What’s New at Greater Giving Here at Greater Giving, we strive to provide our clients with the most comprehensive and robust set of tools to help produce the best fundraising events out there. Here’s a brief look into our latest round of improvements and features to help make your fundraising easier. Saved Searches & Exports Frustrated with continually… Read More »


Pitching for Yes

Pitching for a Yes, Part 1: Exploring Your Value

This post is the fifth in a series designed to open you up to a new way of viewing sponsors and their role within your nonprofit’s overall strategy. These posts are based on the “Sponsorship Strategy: Recruiting and Keeping Sponsor Partners” eBook from the Greater Giving Fundraising Excellence Series. Each new post focuses on a different… Read More »


Guest Post: Which Comes First – Venue or Auctioneer?

For the past several years the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) has put on the Benefit Auction Summit, where fundraising auctioneer professionals come together to talk through client challenges, share best practices, exchange ideas and brainstorm on dynamic new ways to help customers raise more money and achieve other non-financial goals. More than 130 colleagues attended… Read More »


Listening

One Trick that Guarantees a Sponsorship? LISTENING

This post is the fourth in a series designed to open you up to a new way of viewing sponsors and their role within your nonprofit’s overall strategy. These posts are based on the “Sponsorship Strategy: Recruiting and Keeping Sponsor Partners” eBook from the Greater Giving Fundraising Excellence Series. Each new post focuses on a different… Read More »


Harnessing Corporate Altruism

This post is the third in a series designed to open you up to a new way of viewing sponsors and their role within your nonprofit’s overall strategy. These posts are based on the “Sponsorship Strategy: Recruiting and Keeping Sponsor Partners” eBook from the Greater Giving Fundraising Excellence Series. Each new post focuses on a different… Read More »