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5 things to remember from the mGive #GivingTuesday webinar

Posted by Elizabeth Same on Nov 9, 2013 6:00:00 AM

Use mobile during Did you miss our How Mobile Can Boost Your Nonprofit on #GivingTuesday webinar yesterday? Here’s a quick recap.

With a little under 30 days left and 4,000+ partners we are looking forward to an even bigger give back this year. #GivingTuesday is taking over our mSpirations and we will be sharing stories, tips and ideas each week leading up to December 3rd, this year’s #GivingTuesday.

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Topics: Strategies and Tactics, Beginner, mSpiration, Fundraising Ideas, year-end

The Wireless Industry- An Example of Working for the Common Good

Posted by Elizabeth Same on Oct 25, 2013 1:31:00 PM

By Jenifer Snyder, Executive Director, The mGive Foundation

Work together like the wireless carriers

At a time when collaboration sometimes seems in short supply, we wanted to highlight the example set by the wireless industry, who have been coming together for 30 years now, to create and preserve the common ground of  the wireless system that is now so central to all aspects of our daily lives.  The wireless industry’s achievement is proof that collaboration among rivals is not only possible but that working together can truly benefit the world. 

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Topics: Strategies and Tactics, Innovation and Creativity, year-end, Mobile History

mSpiration: Some mTips for Making Good on bbcon2013 Advice

Posted by Elizabeth Same on Oct 8, 2013 8:40:00 AM

mGive was delighted to attend the annual Blackbaud conference for nonprofit fundraisers, “BBCON 2013.”  Our staff had a “super” time, which included meeting with attendees and discussing how to become a mobile superhero (see our Facebook page for some real action shots!).  A highlight for us was presenting with Ann Maier from the National Geographic Society on Using the Mobile Channel:  What the Man of Steel Can Teach You About Mobile.

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Topics: Strategies and Tactics, Beginner, mSpiration, Social Good, Education, year-end

Mobile Text Campaigns Ideas for Your End-of-Year Fundraising Campaign

Posted by Elizabeth Same on Oct 2, 2013 11:17:00 AM

End of Year Giving

Fall is rapidly approaching and you are probably busy finalizing your end-of-year giving plans. Have you considered using mobile as a way to tie it all together?

The first thing many people think about when it comes to mobile is text donations.  Mobile can indeed be used to ask donors for contributions but limiting mobile to that narrow role is like using the Internet just for email.  The Internet has many uses – and so does mobile. 

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Topics: Mobile Fundraising, Strategies and Tactics, Beginner, Intermediate, Fundraising Ideas, Education, Mobile Engagement, year-end, holiday giving

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