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How to Tell Your Nonprofit’s Story 

July 31, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Sometimes the trickiest part of telling your nonprofit’s story is simply getting the order right. Subplots and tangents have a way of derailing a good story and causing your audience to lose interest. But creating a compelling story arc doesn’t have to be difficult. Think back to you high school English classes… Read More

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

Happy 4th of July 

July 3, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

This 4th of July, the country will be full of festivities ranging from fireworks, parades and concerts to gatherings of family and friends around barbecues or at the beach. Hopefully, you’ve successfully made your way through the traffic and are enjoying the holiday. In honor of Independence Day, we thought a loo… 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

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