Fundraising Ideas

A collection of the best fundraising ideas for non profits, churches, schools and small groups.


7 Tips for Fulfillment Success

Your donors wait all year to bid on the many great items you have procured for your annual silent auction—both the expected and the unexpected. Keeping the auction filled with packages your donors will be eager to cast their bids on is challenging when you return to the same contributors year after year. We’ve put… Read More »


Are you Tech Ready to Host a Virtual Fundraising Event?

Part of our Virtual Fundraising Event and Gala series, view more articles here – Virtual Fundraising Events We connect with Brian Harris and Todd Campbell from The AV Department to discuss the technical side of hosting virtual fundraising events. A full-service live event audiovisual and media production company, The AV Department understands the needs of… Read More »


How to Host a Virtual Auction

Part of our Virtual Fundraising Event and Gala series, view more articles here – Virtual Fundraising Events Suddenly we find ourselves facing a new fundraising landscape. It’s a time of uncertainty with no clear path going forward, and fundraisers everywhere are concerned about the effects this will ultimately have on their events and relationships with… Read More »


A Successful Model for Online Fundraising and Peer-to-Peer

Part of our Virtual Fundraising Event and Gala series, view more articles here – Virtual Fundraising Events Fundraising when normal business activity is hampered can be very difficult for nonprofits. Fortunately, the implementation of internet-based transaction services has made the problem much easier to overcome. Nearly every demographic in the United States has become accustomed… Read More »



Exchange Sponsor Strategies for Silent Auction Packages

Exchange sponsors, a silent auction contributor who is represented by your regular sponsor, is an out-of-the-box strategy to acquire exciting auction items. It’s a tactic that allows you to establish new relationships, as you strengthen your ties with current sponsors. But what can exchange sponsors offer a silent auction that your regular sponsors haven’t already… Read More »


Fundraising Infographics for your Organization

Fundraising Infographics are a visual way to learn more about a variety of subjects. Our fundraising infographics are another way Greater Giving provides valuable insights from years of experience working with nonprofits and supporting fundraising events. Here is a collection of easy-to-follow Infographics on important subjects created specifically for the nonprofit fundraising professional. We also have… Read More »


Board Meeting Webinar

Board Engagement – Sending a Board Questionnaire

We recently hosted a webinar with Renee Jones, International Champion Auctioneer, and Certified Benefit Specialist, on maximizing board power for your next special event. One of Renee’s biggest takeaways from the webinar was creating and sending out a Board Questionnaire for you and your organization to connect on a deeper level of understanding with your… Read More »


Giving Tuesday 2018 Contest Announcement

Greater Giving is excited to announce our Sixth Annual Giving Tuesday Donation Page Contest! If you use Greater Giving’s Online Payments software for your Giving Tuesday or End of Year campaign this year, send us a screen-shot or URL of your page and you could win a $500 donation for your organization. Your page must… Read More »