#GivingTuesday Story
What #GivingTuesday Story Will You Tell Your Supporters?

On #GivingTuesday, make your donations go further just by crafting an engaging and compelling story that engages your supporters, old and new, and motivates them to give. This is larger than just your individual campaign story: when your donors give, they become part of the nonprofit’s story. What story are they becoming a part of? How can they engage with you? Ensure that the first donation your new donor gives is the start of a new chapter with your organization – and let’s start this on #GivingTuesday!

Continue Reading
How to make your Fundraisers FEEL like the Champions they are!

Here at GiveGab we truly believe a campaign’s success is strongly tied to the success of the Fundraising Champions. They are the face of your campaign, generating a grassroots effort around it, pulling in friends and family members and then their friends and family members to create a web of giving all towards your cause. Without fundraising champions, a campaign can quickly fizzle out after the initial ask, but with highly motivated fundraising champions your campaign can take off and continue to soar!

Continue Reading
The Metrics Behind Relationships

Days of Giving are a hot topic these days.  You don’t have to look far in the world of philanthropy without hearing how such and such state raised $20 million, or so and so county raised $3 million, or x college raised x millions.  

It would be easy to think that somehow these days of giving are all about the money, but the more we learn with our partner customers the more we realize that the money is just a by-product…

Continue Reading
Nonprofit Crowdfunding: Feel Good Fundraising for Feel Good Stories

Regardless of your beliefs on technology’s influence on fundraising, the verdict is in: crowdfunding is legit and it’s NOT going away.  Why? Because people aren’t going away.  

Crowdfunding is less about technology and more about people.  People live their lives online.  They share pictures of their food, meet their future spouses, work a continent away from their office, watch tv shows and movies, and yes, even engage in philanthropy.  You might feel like the status quo has always served you well so why bother adopting a new strategy for your non-profit?  Well, it just so happens I believe in answering my own rhetorical questions, so here goes…

Continue Reading