User Best Practices


Common User Questions

Most Common User Questions—Answered!

Most Common User Questions From Greater Giving Clients—Answered! At Greater Giving, we offer free technical help to our users from day one. We love that we get to be your first line of support, so we can be a part of your success. To help you get off on the right foot, we sought out… Read More »




Mobile Hot Spot Hotspot

Event WiFi Mobile HotSpots: Do’s and Don’ts

So you have an event and either the venue’s WiFi is too expensive or the venue doesn’t even have WiFi. If that’s the case, you can turn to mobile ‘hotspots’ as a solution. Mobile hot spots are puck-size objects that you can rent, borrow or buy that create an internet connection in the surrounding area. For… Read More »


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 »