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How to Use Storytelling to Engage Donors 

July 26, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Nonprofit storytelling is the basis of everything we do. It is how we know our personal and cultural histories, how we connect to the world around us, and how we understand each other. Story inspires, informs, and motivates us. A story that captures the imagination and motivates your audience to take action is the foun… Read More

Promote Special Projects with Mobile Giving 

July 24, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Nonprofits have a valuable opportunity to use mobile fundraising to increase giving by supporters who prefer using their mobile devices over a desktop or laptop. Integrate mobile giving tactics into all of your fundraising strategies. They’re especially impactful when you use them to fundraise for special projects or… Read More

Boost Your Fundraising Events with Text-to-Give 

July 19, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Most nonprofits rely on events as an important part of their fundraising strategies. Events help strengthen your relationship with your donors, and also help raise additional funds. Text-to-give is a popular form of mobile giving that nonprofits can use to boost the success of fundraising events. In this post, we’ll… Read More

Get More From Mobile Giving with Donor Management 

July 17, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Knowledge is power. For nonprofits, harnessing that power comes in the form of a donor management system, or DMS. Using a DMS allows you to effectively gather and analyze information that would be very time consuming or impossible to access without one. A DMS allows you to see what parts of your organization’s mobile… Read More

4 Steps to Boost Peer-to-Peer with Mobile Giving 

July 12, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

The power of social media, combined with the ease of online giving, has contributed to the rise in popularity of peer-to-peer giving—one of the best ways for a nonprofit to fundraise. It’s an effective strategy, because people are more likely to give to organizations that their friends support. Peer-to-peer sharing… Read More

5 Factors for Successful Mobile Giving 

July 10, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Mobile fundraising is a valuable tool that nonprofits can use to improve the performance of campaigns of all types. A mobile giving initiative can include mobile-focused strategies such as text-to-give, and also incorporate mobile tactics into broader campaigns that feature direct mail and other more traditional elemen… Read More

4 Types of Mobile Giving for Better Fundraising 

July 6, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

If you’re new to mobile giving but are convinced it could benefit your organization and boost your fundraising campaign results, you may want to integrate one of the various types of mobile giving into your campaigns. There are four main categories of mobile giving, which provide convenience to your donors and opport… Read More

How Mobile Giving Benefits You and Your Donors 

July 2, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Today, 25% of donors complete their donations on mobile devices, while 37% of Millennials report using a smartphone to give. Moreover, when you look at the increase in mobile giving year over year, this trend’s growth is astounding. In 2015, mobile giving made up 14% of donations. In 2014, the percentage was only 9%.… Read More

Upgrade Your Fundraising Campaigns with Mobile Giving 

June 28, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

The nonprofit world is hearing a lot about mobile giving these days. Mobile giving is more than just a buzzword. It’s a tool that fundraisers can use to boost the performance of their fundraising campaigns, generating more revenue for their organizations. Mobile giving is even more powerful when it’s integrated int… Read More

3 Ways to Shape Your Nonprofit’s Message 

June 27, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Knowing what to say is a top concern, according to questions the Network for Good support team regularly fields from fundraisers. The most valuable nonprofit messaging guidance we can share with you is to communicate back to your donors first and foremost with what connects them with your organization; what they care a… Read More

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