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Social Media Content Is Sitting Right in Front of You 

June 1, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

Content for your social media channels is sitting right in front of you. Really! Your website, donor appeals, and newsletters are just waiting to be translated into a Facebook post, tweet, or YouTube video. Repurposing content can take some time, but once you get the hang of it, you’ll start thinking of ideas to feed… Read More

The 4 T’s of Amazing Fundraising Appeals 

May 28, 2015

By: Caryn Stein

At Network for Good we spend a lot of time analyzing what makes an ask more effective, as a really good fundraising appeal is so crucial for nonprofits to connect with supporters and inspire donors to give. Our CEO, Bill Strathmann, is a big fan of alliteration and recently shared four T’s for effective appeals.… Read More

A Few of My Favorite Tools 

May 27, 2015

By: Nancy Schwartz

Like many of your organizations, my business is basically a tiny shop. There’s never enough time and everything to do. Plus, as a working mom (and daughter of a 92-year-old), I’m multitasking day and night and always have too much on my plate. I think you see what I mean. We all need help to… Read More

How to Get Your Board on Board with Peer-to-Peer Fundraising 

May 26, 2015

By: Caryn Stein

Inspire board members to fundraise on your behalf and influence their networks to give to your organization.… Read More

Half of Your Email Subscribers Are Ignoring You 

May 20, 2015

By: Liz Ragland

New research from the 2015 M+R Benchmarks Study tells us that, on average, almost half (45%) of small nonprofits’ email subscribers are inactive. Yikes! Inactive could mean different things to different organizations. Many organizations define inactive subscribers as those who’ve gone one year with no activity. (Th… Read More

Philanthropy Outlook Rosy, Reports IU Lilly School of Philanthropy 

May 19, 2015

By: Nancy Schwartz

U.S. charitable giving predicted to rise 4.8 percent in 2015. The tide may be turning! Giving momentum is strong and getting stronger, according to research findings recently released by the IU Lilly School of Philanthropy and Martz & Lundy. Here’s more of the good news reported in The Philanthropy Outlook 2015 &… Read More

Our Top 4 Takeaways from the Millennial Alumni Study Research Update 

May 12, 2015

By: Helene Kahn

Thanks to our friends at Achieve, we have valuable new insights into how Millennial alumni think, act, and support their alma maters and favorite organizations. Here are our key takeaways:… Read More

Wow: Recurring Giving Challenge Winners 

May 6, 2015

By: Annika Pettitt

Wow! That’s the general sentiment around here at Network for Good at the conclusion of the Recurring Giving Challenge. We officially ended the challenge last Thursday and while we’ve crunched the numbers and updated the leaderboards we’ve let out a never-ending chorus of wows and today we’re so excited to share… Read More

More Must-Read Insight into Millennials: Interview with Kari Saratovsky (Part Two) 

May 5, 2015

By: Nancy Schwartz

Read Part One » After my initial sit-down with Kari Saratovsky, author of the just-released Millennial Donor Playbook (download your free copy here) I was thirsting to know even more about how to engage Millennials. Here’s the second part of our conversation.… Read More

Nonprofit Spotlight: Homeless Children’s Playtime Project 

April 30, 2015

By: Annika Pettitt

Network for Good works with so many amazing nonprofits and we want to introduce you to them and the great work they are doing! This week we want to introduce you to someone close to our home office here in Washington, DC. We love supporting our customers with great online fundraising tools and in real… Read More

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