Giving & Gabbing Podcast: Growing New Hampshire’s Giving Day By 526%

Giving & Gabbing is GiveGab’s podcast hosted by Karin from our Customer Success team and Jackie from our Relationship Management team. Tune in as we discuss online fundraising concepts such as donor engagement, community involvement, donor stewardship, and interviews with philanthropic leaders. Giving & Gabbing is meant to educate and inspire nonprofit administrators across the country – and perhaps even provide [a small morsel of] entertainment.

In episode 7 of Giving & Gabbing, Jackie is joined by a very special guest co-host, Charlie Mulligan, CEO of GiveGab. Together they interview Deborah Clark, Information & Technology Director at the NH Center for Nonprofits.

Her team has hosted their annual state-wide Giving Day, NH Gives, with GiveGab since 2016 and saw an unimaginable 526% year over year increase in dollars raised during their most recent day this past June.

Their 5th NH Gives took place amidst the Covid-19 pandemic that left nonprofits throughout New Hampshire vulnerable and in need of greater support. The NH Center for Nonprofits took this as their driving motivation to work more closely with community members to generate a greater sense of unity and involvement. Because of these new community partnerships, NH Gives was able to flourish and raised an incredible $3,372,355 for nonprofits participating in the day.

Check out this incredibly fun and uplifting video that highlights New Hampshire’s dedication to creating a community that cares through a song produced especially for NH Gives.

In this episode of Giving and Gabbing our guest, Deborah Clark discusses:

New Hampshire Giving Day
  • Her team’s experience choosing GiveGab as their technology partner in 2016
  • Changes her team has observed in their community as a result of NH Gives growing and gaining recognition
  • Their marketing and communication strategies that led to a 526% growth in their day
  • Advice for smaller Giving Days just starting out
  • Their plans to maintain growth for next year

Check out the full interview with Deborah Clark on Growing Your Giving Day Through Community Involvement by listening to our Giving & Gabbing episode below or wherever you get your podcasts!


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Podcast episodes include nonprofit communication and marketing strategies and interviews with fundraising professionals from across the nonprofit and education sectors.

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