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Fundraising Tips & Tricks


How Does Your Non-Profit Handle Restricted Funds or Unrestricted Funds?

What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About Unrestricted vs. Restricted Gifts Providing donors with more options about how to give—either unrestricted or restricted gifts—can both encourage your top donors to give more and attract new support to your cause. If you are like most nonprofits or charities, you don’t think much about what kind of… Read More »



Share4Schools Post Contest Social Media Strategy

You’ve Captured Attention on Your Social Networks, Now What?

This post is part of our #Share4Schools social sweepstakes series, designed to help schools engage supporters in social circles to promote fundraising—and possibly win cash prizes. While some of these articles reference #Share4Schools, the concepts are universal. Congratulations! Your #Share4Schools campaign is almost over. It’s been quite an adventure, hasn’t it? Trying out new marketing… Read More »



Use Social Media to Maximize Your Opportunities

This post is part of our #Share4Schools social sweepstakes series, designed to help schools engage supporters in social circles to promote fundraising—and possibly win cash prizes. While some of these articles reference #Share4Schools, the concepts are universal. Almost everyone uses some form of social media. If they’re not on Facebook, they’re on Instagram or Twitter. People use social… Read More »


Communicating The Mission

This post is part of our #Share4Schools social sweepstakes series, designed to help schools engage supporters in social circles to promote fundraising—and possibly win cash prizes. While some of these articles reference #Share4Schools, the concepts are universal. One of the key components to spreading the word about your organization is to clearly communicate your message…. Read More »



Incentivizing Your Network for Sharing

This post is part of our #Share4Schools social sweepstakes series, designed to help schools engage supporters in social circles to promote fundraising—and possibly win cash prizes. While some of these articles reference #Share4Schools, the concepts are universal. Expanding your reach in Social Media revolves around sharing Sometimes sharing is driven by emotional engagement with a… Read More »


The Perfect Guest Experience: JDRF Lincoln and Greater Nebraska’s Quest

Many nonprofits are pioneering fundraising and JDRF is a great example. This story is from one of our many clients who heightened organization, training and communication efforts around their auction—creating a better donor experience. First events are always tough, and Development Coordinator Laura Eberly’s first event with the Lincoln and Greater Nebraska chapter of JDRF… Read More »