User Best Practices

Greater Giving Event Software Reports

Auction Event Software: Tailored Reports and Next Year’s Event

Tailored Reports and Next Year’s Event So the hurricane that is your annual auction has just ended. Using Greater Giving’s Event Software, this quick list will help you print totals reports for your event director, measure your event against your benchmarks, and create a master list of sales and purchases. These auction event software reports… Read More »


Secure Transactions

Don’t Be a Fraud: Secure Transactions, PCI Compliance, and Fraud Alerts

*Post updated 3/16/2016 Avoiding fraud and keeping your donors’ information secure is a high priority for any nonprofit in today’s world. Greater Giving has a wealth of experience in helping nonprofits offer secure credit card transactions. Below are three of the biggest hazards faced by nonprofits and what to do about them: Obtain a Signature… Read More »




Humane Society for Southwest Washington

Humane Society for Southwest Washington’s Stephanie Baker on Procurement

Stephanie Baker, Marketing and Events Coordinator of the Humane Society for Southwest Washington (HSSW), describes her biggest challenge as prioritizing and finding the time to put into procurement. She credits her success to her volunteers: “There’s no way I could do what I do without them.” Baker advises other nonprofits to “tell your story.” Working… Read More »



Fundraising Challenges

Fundraising Challenges

Your organization offers a valuable service to the community and you are passionate about raising funds to accomplish your mission. Sometimes, though, the work of raising funds can be a bit daunting. Luckily, Greater Giving is here to make your life easier. Let’s take a look at some fundraising challenges and the tools that can… Read More »


noprofit stories

Smiles for SMA’s Cole Parker Randall Memorial Golf Tournament

On Saturday, September 27, 2014, The Randall family along with Smiles for SMA, held the inaugural Cole Parker Randall Memorial Golf Tournament. This event had three objectives: To raise awareness of the number one genetic cause of mortality in infants; to raise funds for research to cure SMA; and most of all to honor the life and memory of… Read More »



Southfield School’s Melanie Johnson on Fundraising Challenges

We sat down with Melanie Johnson, with Southfield School in Shreveport, LA to talk about how she chose Greater Giving and what makes her successful in her role, organizing auctions and fundraising challenges. Melanie Johnson, Director of Alumni and Special Events at Southfield School in Shreveport, Louisana, shares her insights. One of their greatest fundraising challenges… Read More »