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Jamie McDonald

Chief Giving Officer

Jamie's mission is to spur people to give, act and innovate on behalf of communities, causes and schools. Jamie's an expert in online engagement and giving, inspiring millennial donors, and the force behind several giving movements, notably, BMore Gives More, the movement to raise $5.7 million in a day on Giving Tuesday 2013.


7 Steps to Social Success on #GivingTuesday 

November 18, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

Giving days are inherently social: here's how to get ready for the big campaign.… Read More

Ready, Set, #GivingTuesday! 

November 18, 2014

Speaker: Jamie McDonald

We're here to help with last-minute strategies for rallying your supporters this #GivingTuesday. This session will give you the key tactics for attracting new donors, spreading your message, and raising more money for your mission on this giving day.…

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Double December Giving with #GivingTuesday! 

November 11, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

It’s game time! What a great time of year! For all fundraisers, November and December are the playoffs and Superbowl. Success in the next seven weeks will provide the financial foundation for the impact that can be made on those we serve in 2015. If you could invest energy in a program that could double… Read More

Four Weeks ‘Til #GivingTuesday (and $125,000 in matching funds!) 

November 4, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

New partner joins the N4G Gives #GivingTuesday team! Halloween is behind us, but let’s carry that sugar rush into November as we hit the four-week countdown to the launch of the giving season—starting with #GivingTuesday. And to make this caffeine and chocolate-fueled time of year even sweeter, we’re pleased to a… Read More

Five secrets to growing your base of monthly givers on #GivingTuesday 

October 28, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

November is quickly approaching and your #GivingTuesday and year-end planning is well underway. You’ve organized your team, set your goals, assembled your stories, and thought through your marketing approach. (If you still need some ideas, check out our resources here.) There is barely enough time to take a breat… Read More

11 Great Online Giving Tips for #GivingTuesday and Every Day 

October 14, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

Make this #GivingTuesday your best yet! Kick off your year-end fundraising with our tools, training and matching funds. It doesn’t matter if your organization has 2 staff members or 200, you can raise money on #GivingTuesday and we can help. Free #GivingTuesday resources are available to all nonprofits through Networ… Read More

Strategies to turn supporters into fundraisers for #GivingTuesday, and beyond. 

October 8, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

Your year-end campaigns are just about ready to go, but making the most of December is probably in the back of your mind all the time. Perhaps you’re asking yourself if there is anything else you can put into motion today that can move the needle at year end. Yes! Try a peer fundraising campaign.… Read More

You can do it! Goal setting for #GivingTuesday 

October 7, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

Party on! If you’re a fundraiser, you’re seeing news about #GivingTuesday everywhere. And the buzz is for good reason – #GivingTuesday is not only the launch of the giving season, but has become an international celebration of generosity. And your donors, prospects, staff and volunteers are likely to be heari… Read More

Announcing N4G Gives, Network for Good’s campaign for #GivingTuesday 2014 

September 30, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

Resources, Training, and $100,000 in matching funds for the Network for Good community. Proud partners in the #GivingTuesday Movement In 2012, a group of visionary nonprofit leaders at 92Y and the UN Foundation had an idea: to take back the giving season after the shopping binge of Black Friday and CyberMonday. With li… Read More

Creating the perfect campaign for #GivingTuesday 

September 23, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

The time is…NOW. With year-end quickly approaching, and #GivingTuesday just ten weeks away, we’re hurtling toward the giving season. It’s that generous time of year that fundraisers count on to be sure that they are well positioned—and well funded—to fulfill their missions for another year. Now is the time to… Read More

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