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Because You’re Awesome 

November 25, 2015

By: Caryn Stein

To our customers, our partners, our readers:  thank you for doing the good that you do. Every day we’re in awe of you. We’re so grateful for the amazing things that are accomplished by the nonprofits we work with: feeding the hungry, healing the sick, sheltering the homeless, saving animals, preserving the… Read More

When #GivingTuesday Donors Give and What It Means for Your Nonprofit 

November 19, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

On a fundraising day like #GivingTuesday, what times are people most likely to give? I asked our on-staff data dude, Curtis, to show me when donors made donations through the Network for Good platform on #GivingTuesday 2014. Here’s a chart showing an hourly distribution of 30,106 donations made totaling $2.69 million… Read More

Fundraising Wins like Never Before 

October 19, 2015

By: Nancy Schwartz

Ready to move from making mediocre messages to the most donor-delighting, highest-impact asks of your life?… Read More

Here’s Why #GivingTuesday Is Worth It 

September 15, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

Wondering if you should fit this giving day into your year-end strategy? We've got you covered.… Read More

Data Discoveries for Small and Mighty Nonprofits: Take Two 

September 11, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

The results are in: Nonprofits that have a fundraising plan raise more money than those that do not.… Read More

A New Look for Network for Good 

September 8, 2015

By: Caryn Stein

Let us know what you think about our new site design!… Read More

How to Shift Giving: New Money for Good Research Released 

September 1, 2015

By: Caryn Stein

Of all of the research I reference in webinar and conference presentations, the Money for Good studies are a longtime favorite. By delving into the true giving motivations and habits of donors, fundraisers can create more effective strategies and stronger appeals to inspire more giving. These are exactly the kind of in… Read More

Nonprofit Love: A Music Playlist to Inspire You 

August 4, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

Sometimes nonprofit fundraisers and marketers need to take a deep breath and then…rock out. Ok maybe not “rock out,” but listening to music can help spark creativity, help you relax, or pump you up. I reached out to some of my nonprofit friends on Twitter and asked them what they listen to at work to… Read More

The Millennial Impact Report: Q&A with Derrick Feldmann 

July 28, 2015

By: Emily Wang

What inspires Millennials to give and volunteer? How can an organization engage with its Millennials? We’re racking our brains trying to understand the group that’s soon to be the largest living generation in the nation. Fortunately, we’ve got help from Derrick Feldman and his team at Achieve, who recently publis… Read More

Fundraising Data That Keeps on Giving: The IDB Report Is Back! 

July 15, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

Learn how small and mighty nonprofits can enhance fundraising results.… Read More

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