Not sure I can justify the title of this article with a reference to the early ’90s Guns N’ Roses song. That’s much more depressing than this blog post strives to be. Over the summer and early fall our team […]Continue Reading
Last year, nonprofits raised over $45.7 million dollars worldwide on #GivingTuesday. That’s an incredible number, and it’s expected to increase each year! Are you joining the #GivingTuesday movement? If not, it’s not too late! With only a month to go, we want to make sure you’re making the most of #GivingTuesday. Read on for 4 simple ways you can do just that!Continue Reading
There are many “dos and don’ts” when it comes to fundraising online, but responsive design is actually one of the best things you can do to pave the way for a successful campaign. When you hear someone talk about a web page as being responsive, what that essentially means is…Continue Reading
#GivingTuesday has quickly become one of the most charitable days of the year, but this new movement is still an unfamiliar concept to many of us. Setting up an entirely new campaign and finding a way to market it can feel a bit overwhelming.
But relax! We’ve teamed up with Heather, a nonprofit leader who plans on running an end-of-year campaign on GiveGab that launches on #GivingTuesday. Over the coming weeks, we’re following her through the process of creating and promoting her campaign. We hope from through Heather’s trials and successes you’ll find answers to questions you may also have.Continue Reading
Of all the nonprofits that raised $5,000 or more on GiveGab this year, 81% of them had help from peer-to-peer fundraisers. So why not give peer-to-peer fundraising a try for your upcoming #GivingTuesday campaign?Continue Reading
On #GivingTuesday, GiveGab wants to give back to the Nonprofits that work so tirelessly for the causes that they serve. On #GivingTuesday, GiveGab will be waving their processing fee for all donations!Continue Reading
If you haven’t dipped into online fundraising yet, never fear! I’m going to break down some very basic, yet essential, parts of an online fundraising campaign. If you have had experience with online fundraising but haven’t seen much success, my hope is that you’ll be inspired to give it another go.Continue Reading
Well, online fundraising, is about the money, sort of. But it should be much more than that. Money should be the least important reason why your organization jumps into the online fundraising game. This is the first of a 4 part blog series on why your organization should be doing online fundraising.Continue Reading
You want to run a crowdfunding campaign for your amazing nonprofit organization but have no idea where to start. You know your organization needs money and you know that you’ll use the money in an awesome way to help your community. You also know that fundraising is an important piece of that money puzzle and if you have a compelling story you’re more likely to get donors. So what are you actually going to use that money for? What’s your story? Need some help? Well, the fundraising experts here at GiveGab came up with a list of 100 different reasons to get your campaign up and running.
Here at GiveGab, we’ve taken strides to improving our own blogging habits by getting more folks on our team involved. I put together a blog post about just that.. blogging! What goes into creating a tasty blog post? I hope this will help guide you in crafting your next post.
So you know you need to write a blog post, but maybe you don’t know what to write about. Brainstorm some ideas, ask others if they have any ideas and the do a little research. Sometimes the best recipes are ones that are found and adapted!
Look at competitors or other folks writing about that topic and try to think of how you can do something similar or better (note: do not copy it). Once you’ve decided, let your idea marinade for a while.