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Online Giving Platforms: Friend or Foe?

Posted by S. Townshend on Mar 21, 2017 9:00:00 AM

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Microgiving, Online Giving Platforms, & the Rise of GoFundMe

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Topics: Fundraising, Marketing, Giving Platforms

3 Ways to Follow Up After the Event to Maximize Donor Engagement

Posted by Jonathan Bray on Mar 8, 2017 3:25:55 PM

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People think that when the event is done, their job is done.

E. I. E. I. NOOOOO!

The follow up is as nearly important as the event itself!

If people had fun or were inspired, they’re ready to talk about it and remember the good times RIGHT NOW! You spent a lot of time making the event a success... following up is easy work that often gets overlooked. However, proper follow up is a massive opportunity to maximize your efforts to build and strengthen your community.

You want to follow up and create some stickiness with your community so that they share it with their friends and remember the good time they had. Here's mGive's very own Spencer Townshend to discuss event follow up best practices. Check out the video and read on for more detail! 
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Topics: Fundraising, Marketing, Events

Mobile Giving: A How to Guide

Posted by Angela Whaley on Jan 12, 2017 12:29:05 PM

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Mobile Giving from An Expert's Viewpoint

We were thrilled to have the opportunity to speak directly to the next generation of fundraisers, nonprofit advocates, and world-changers courtesy of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance. The energy brought by these students is empowering and humbling. We look forward to the way they will change the nonprofit landscape by using digital tools and next generation platforms. 

The digital landscape is becoming an increasingly powerful way to engage your community, whether by web, social media, or text. Mobile represents a significant opportunity to add a dynamic tool to your fundraising and marketing toolkit. 

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Topics: mobile giving, Fundraising, Marketing, Giving Platforms

A World of Good at the Alliance Management Institute 2017

Posted by S. Townshend on Jan 6, 2017 1:51:36 PM

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Learning to Lead with the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance

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Topics: Fundraising, Marketing, Giving Platforms

Turnkey Strategy to Immediately Kickstart #GivingTuesday

Posted by S. Townshend on Nov 2, 2016 11:15:52 AM

 

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A 2016 Guide to Gear Up Your 2017

#GivingTuesday has been growing steadily since its inception in 2012 and there is an opportunity for your nonprofit to leverage this movement to slingshot you into a growth phase. Let’s close out the year strong while adding tremendous momentum to your organization next year.

NOV 29th is Right Around the Corner!

Nonprofit Quarterly noted last year that on these online collaborative giving days, you’ll see new donors who have never given to your organization before, and that’s often a result of social giving, where your existing supporters are acting as fundraisers and introducing their family and friends to your cause.

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Topics: Fundraising, #GivingTuesday, Marketing

Maximizing Engagement, Acquisition, & Fundraising #During Your Events

Posted by Jonathan Bray on Jun 9, 2016 3:05:23 PM

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When your supporters are finally at your event, face-to-face, it’s really important to make the most out of that time by communicating all the outcomes you’re seeking.

Don’t leave anything on that proverbial table!

One common thing that can go wrong at a fundraising event is that people get caught up in all the fun you’ve planned and forget that’s it’s actually about fundraising!
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Topics: Fundraising, Marketing, Events

A Super Bowl Reflection

Posted by Jonathan Bray on Feb 12, 2016 5:12:49 PM

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How to Better Execute a Text-Book Text Message Call-to-Action

The Super Bowl is always a fun time for many gathering around the television to enjoy food and drink with close friends.

We can seemingly feel the electricity through the television set!

We just love to watch the ads...maybe for entertainment, maybe to get some ideas for our own marketing efforts…. and maybe just for the implied Buffalo Wings.

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Topics: Marketing, Advertising, Call-to-Action, Text

5 Facebook Tips to Propel your Giving Tuesday Efforts

Posted by Jonathan Bray on Oct 22, 2015 3:03:25 PM

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Topics: Facebook Ads, Facebook, Marketing, Digital Marketing

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