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Intro to Snapchat for Nonprofits
INTRO TO SNAPCHAT FOR NONPROFITS
In this free webinar, we’ll dive into an introduction to Snapchat for nonprofits. We’ll look at hownonprofits can get started on Snapchat, what they can/should post, and who’s already using Snapchat.

Nonprofit Secrets to Raising Corporate Dollars
NONPROFIT SECRETS TO RAISING CORPORATE DOLLARS
You’ve been diversifying your development efforts for a while, grants, and individual donors, and earned revenue. But it’s time to take advantage of one more funding avenue: corporate dollars. Not sure where to start? Find out how to reach those local business funds in our recorded webin...

3 Keys to Setting Up Your Fundraising Calendar for Success
3 KEYS TO SETTING UP YOUR FUNDRAISING CALENDAR FOR SUCCESS
Now that the 2015 giving season is over, you’re probably knee deep into planning your fundraising calendar for 2016. We invited special guest Brad Davies, Fundraising Expert from NextAfter to share his experience and talk through a specific strategy on how to grow your organization this year a...

Nonprofit Insights Part 2 – Planning for the Future: Building a Strong Board
NONPROFIT INSIGHTS PART 2 – PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE: BUILDING A STRONG BOARD
Board members play a critical role in the success of all sizes and types of organizations—yet most haven’t been properly trained. In this webinar we’ll discuss governance/policies, legal and ethical responsibilities, self-evaluation, committees and recruitment. We’ll also exp...

Fundraising Tips for Directors of Nonprofit Organisations Webinar
FUNDRAISING TIPS FOR DIRECTORS OF NONPROFIT ORGANISATIONS WEBINAR
In small to medium organisations, CEOs and Board Members have a key role to play in fundraising. Not everything can be allocated to staff, and there are things that only Directors can do. This webinar is designed for organisations with at least one fundraising staff member.

Great Nonprofit Boards and How to Build Yours
GREAT NONPROFIT BOARDS AND HOW TO BUILD YOURS
At Tides, we see the important contributions that a highly functioning board can have in the growth and stability of a nonprofit. Likewise, we also have seen the problems that arise when there are misunderstandings, misaligned expectations, and a lack of investment into board purpose and health. On ...

How Charitable Giving Empowers Wellness at CDM Smith
HOW CHARITABLE GIVING EMPOWERS WELLNESS AT CDM SMITH
Leading engineering and construction firm CDM Smith recognized the passion within their employees towards giving back to the community. Learn how they combine charitable giving with their wellness goals to create a community of friendly competition and a workplace their employees feel proud of.

NONPROFIT MARKETING & FUNDRAISING ACCELERATOR
NONPROFIT MARKETING & FUNDRAISING ACCELERATOR
Are your fundraising events causing donor burnout? Are you struggling to grow your nonprofit’s loyal followers? If you want to increase donors, sponsors and event attendees… It’s time to hit the reset button on your marketing and fundraising. Learn the strategies of a Nonprofit Ch...

Addressing Critical Partnership Issues for Nonprofits
ADDRESSING CRITICAL PARTNERSHIP ISSUES FOR NONPROFITS
Nonprofits have hidden advantages, and real challenges, in communicating their marketing strength to potential corporate partners. What used to be all about “the story” turned into reporting tangible results. The true success stories are those nonprofits that use both heartstrings and ha...

Fast Fundraising 101: How to Quickly Raise Funds for Any Cause
FAST FUNDRAISING 101: HOW TO QUICKLY RAISE FUNDS FOR ANY CAUSE
Almost every nonprofit team has experienced a crisis moment like a major natural disaster or a breaking news story that forces you to drop everything and react quickly. In this moment, do you have the tools to set an effective fundraising plan in motion?

Is Your Non-Profit Organization FASB Ready?
IS YOUR NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION FASB READY?
The new changes for FASB financial reporting are now applicable for 2018 for many non-profit organizations. In this presentation, we’ll share the implications of the new standards, the impact on non- profits, and discuss how organizations can tell their story through their financial statements...

HOW TO BUILD A HIGH-REVENUE SPONSOR PROGRAM FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
HOW TO BUILD A HIGH-REVENUE SPONSOR PROGRAM FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
If you want more sponsors, you need a proven nonprofit sponsor-building strategy. Register for immediate access to this on-demand training and learn how to create a sponsor program that adds value for sponsors and inspires them to support your nonprofit.

Using remote teams to support your nonprofit organization
USING REMOTE TEAMS TO SUPPORT YOUR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION
All organizations, nonprofit or for-profit, have funding limitations. This means they are often unable to hire all the skills they need. For example, they may not need or be able to afford a full-time a web developer, marketer, grant writer, HR professional, etc. And yet, having these skills availab...

Latest Developments in Government and Nonprofit Accounting and Auditing
LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN GOVERNMENT AND NONPROFIT ACCOUNTING AND AUDITING
This year is indeed another year of significant change in the world of government and nonprofit accounting and auditing. Time is valuable, and it’s hard to stay current in today’s rapidly changing environment. Let us save you time and effort in staying current through this informative up...

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits Webinar
FINANCE UNLOCKED FOR NONPROFITS WEBINAR
Through this interactive, hands-on workshop, we will work through the why, what, who, and how of nonprofit finance. We will cover the five main topics that every nonprofit person needs to know about nonprofit finance: Balance Sheets, Income Statements, 990, Giving and Oversight. We will share FUN re...

How Nonprofits Inspire & Engage Supporters with UGC
HOW NONPROFITS INSPIRE & ENGAGE SUPPORTERS WITH UGC
In today’s crowded landscape, nonprofits and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) need to stand out online to reach new audiences, attract support and drive donations. User-generated content (UGC) has proven to be an incredibly effective tool for nonprofit marketers. Since 92 percent of peopl...

FREE TOOLS TO CREATE HIGH PERFORMING NONPROFIT CONTENT IN MINUTES
FREE TOOLS TO CREATE HIGH PERFORMING NONPROFIT CONTENT IN MINUTES
In a recent Academy survey of nonprofit leaders, 36% of respondents said they struggled with content strategy and creation. An additional 50% of respondents struggled with having the time and capacity to create valuable content.  When you are facing challenges like these, it’s hard to eve...

HOW TO USE NONPROFIT CONTENT MARKETING TO DRASTICALLY INCREASE DONORS
HOW TO USE NONPROFIT CONTENT MARKETING TO DRASTICALLY INCREASE DONORS
Want to get the word out about your nonprofit and get more donors contributing to your cause? Implementing a strategic multichannel content marketing strategy will help produce the results you need.

Accelerating Your Grateful Patient Fundraising Program
ACCELERATING YOUR GRATEFUL PATIENT FUNDRAISING PROGRAM
The prevalent impact of grateful patients and their families on healthcare philanthropy is widely accepted and well documented. Healthcare organizations recognize the philanthropic potential of those whose lives they have influenced and the power giving can have on their patient experience. However,...

Maximising Effective Fundraising in International Schools
MAXIMISING EFFECTIVE FUNDRAISING IN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS
In today’s increasingly global and connected world, more parents are choosing international schools for their children, whether they are on short-term job placements, are long-term expats, or are local families looking for a worldly educational institution and curriculum.  This presents n...

How To Successfully Fundraise On Social Media
HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY FUNDRAISE ON SOCIAL MEDIA
The rise in popularity of social media channels over the past decade has fundamentally changed how we connect with one another, how we discover news, and how we consume and share information that matters.

The New Nonprofit Financial Reporting Standards
THE NEW NONPROFIT FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS
Please join Warady & Davis LLP clients and friends for an ON-DEMAND webinar presentation addressing understanding the new not-for-profit financial reporting standards and how they will impact your organization.

Streamline Operations and Increase Efficiency with the Acumatica Nonprofit Accounting Suite
STREAMLINE OPERATIONS AND INCREASE EFFICIENCY WITH THE ACUMATICA NONPROFIT ACCOUNTING SUITE
Because of these unique needs, we’ve partnered with NonProfitPlus to create an integrated solution built exclusively for nonprofits. The Acumatica Nonprofit Accounting Suite enables your organization to demonstrate accountability and stewardship, maintain funding sources, and engage leadership...

What Every Nonprofit Should Know About Cryptocurrency
WHAT EVERY NONPROFIT SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CRYPTOCURRENCY
Hundreds of millions of dollars in cryptocurrency were donated in 2017. Because the IRS has classified cryptocurrency as property for tax purposes, it’s just like donating stocks or real estate; yet, it can be instantly converted to U.S. dollars on the public market.

Meeting Evolving Nonprofit Regulations and Standards in 2017
MEETING EVOLVING NONPROFIT REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS IN 2017
Join us for the one hour webinar “Meeting Evolving Nonprofit Regulations and Standards”, as nonprofit accounting expert, Jacqueline Tiso of JMT Consulting, explains how nonprofits can leverage their accounting systems to effectively meet and comply with ever evolving regulations and stan...

Yes, You Can Integrate Talent into Your Nonprofit’s Strategic Plan
YES, YOU CAN INTEGRATE TALENT INTO YOUR NONPROFIT’S STRATEGIC PLAN
Strategic planning is an annual ritual for many nonprofits. Yet countless organizations plan for programs, and fundraising without thinking about the talent needed to meet those goals, and ultimately their mission. Attend this session and discover how you can influence your organization’s lead...

How to Choose the Best Nonprofit Accounting Software for Your Organization
HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST NONPROFIT ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION
No matter the size or mission, nonprofit organizations are upgrading to modern accounting systems at an unprecedented rate. Don’t let spreadsheets and manual processes drain your productivity. Break free and upgrade to a modern nonprofit accounting solution.

Entry Points to Philanthropy
ENTRY POINTS TO PHILANTHROPY
Engagement in philanthropy contributes to 22-40 developmental assets. How are you engaging the next generations? Jill Gordon and Samantha Alarie-Leca discuss these benefits, as well as different entry points and models for engagement from early childhood to young adults.

Engage Your Community Foundation in Youth Philanthropy
ENGAGE YOUR COMMUNITY FOUNDATION IN YOUTH PHILANTHROPY
Is your foundation actively involved in youth philanthropy? If not, you're missing out on an important aspect of donor stewardship and community development. Learn the top five reasons why you should engage in youth philanthropy: Provides a unique perspective of your community.

BUILDING TRUST WITH YOUR NONPROFIT TEAM
BUILDING TRUST WITH YOUR NONPROFIT TEAM
Studies show the best leaders, those who are effective and have a loyal following, have high levels of engagement with their team. Their team trusts them and respects them. As such, their team works well with the leader to serve the mission of the organization. Many leaders have no idea how to devel...

5 Things Everyone Needs to Know About Fundraising
5 THINGS EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT FUNDRAISING
Your organization runs on donations and the generosity of others. Fundraising is key to achieving and growing your mission. It is important for everyone in your organization to understand the basic fundamentals of fundraising, from the CEO to the volunteers at your fundraiser.

NONPROFIT MARKETING & FUNDRAISING ACCELERATOR
NONPROFIT MARKETING & FUNDRAISING ACCELERATOR
Are your fundraising events causing donor burnout? Are you struggling to grow your nonprofit’s loyal followers? If you want to increase donors, sponsors and event attendees. It’s time to hit the reset button on your marketing and fundraising. Learn the strategies of a Nonprofit Chief Gro...

Nonprofit PR Webinar
NONPROFIT PR WEBINAR
Are you perpetually struggling with fundraising because nobody’s heard of your nonprofit? Or perhaps you’ve built some awareness and gotten some press, but are looking to take your PR program to the next level before the fundraising season ends. Either way, Get Press On Demand is the tra...

FASB Revenue Recognition Standards for Nonprofits
FASB REVENUE RECOGNITION STANDARDS FOR NONPROFITS
The Financial Accounting Standards Board’s (FASB’s) new revenue recognition standards will take effect for most nonprofit organizations in 2019. These regulations create a new model for a core nonprofit activity: generating resources for your mission. Join Spencer Kemmeling, Blackbaud su...

How to Become a Data-Driven Nonprofit Finance Leader
HOW TO BECOME A DATA-DRIVEN NONPROFIT FINANCE LEADER
As a nonprofit finance leader, you need fact-based data analytics to provide lines of sight across the organization and enable you to make informed decisions. You need to transition from historical scorekeeper to future-focused data-driven strategist, but how.

Grant Writing For Nonprofits 501: How to Use Critical Grant Competencies to Win the Grant
GRANT WRITING FOR NONPROFITS 501: HOW TO USE CRITICAL GRANT COMPETENCIES TO WIN THE GRANT
As a grant professional or an aspiring grant professional, you will learn the eight competencies of the "Grant Professional Credential" (GPC) and we will walk you through step-by-step how to use them effectively to give you a massive tactical advantage to win the grant for your nonprofit. ...

How to Master Nonprofit Grants: Strategy, Calendars, and Teams
HOW TO MASTER NONPROFIT GRANTS: STRATEGY, CALENDARS, AND TEAMS
Mastering nonprofit grants takes more than just being a strong writer. Every nonprofit grant professional needs to know how to master grant strategy, grant calendars, and grant teams perfectly and during this nonprofit webinar, we will show you how! How to form and facilitate a new nonprofit grant t...

Staying Current on Insurance Issues Confronting Nonprofit Organizations
STAYING CURRENT ON INSURANCE ISSUES CONFRONTING NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
For most nonprofit organizations, the importance of insurance is old news. Too often, that appreciation stops at the headline and remains frozen in the past. Nonprofit organizations, their directors, and their executives sometimes assume that broadly named form insurance policies cover their potenti...

FOUR-STEP STRATEGY TO ACCELERATE YOUR NONPROFIT MARKETING CAREER
FOUR-STEP STRATEGY TO ACCELERATE YOUR NONPROFIT MARKETING CAREER
A career serving a nonprofit can be incredibly rewarding, and there is a high demand for skilled nonprofit marketers who can lead a nonprofit to meet its revenue goals. Do you have modern marketing skills that today’s nonprofits need and demand? Who should watch? This session is designed ...

The Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your Donor Lifecycle
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO OPTIMIZING YOUR DONOR LIFECYCLE
What is (and isn’t) the donor lifecycle. Why the entire lifecycle is important. How to track, measure, and act on each stage. Practical ways to start managing your donors better.

The Marketing 101 Guide for Fundraisers
THE MARKETING 101 GUIDE FOR FUNDRAISERS
All about the donor journey and why it's important. What is content marketing and how can your nonprofit benefit from it. Why your nonprofit should be A|B testing (and give you examples of what to test). How to write the perfect donor email. So grab a coffee and your notetaking method of choice ...

Mitigating Non-Profit Fraud with IT Controls
MITIGATING NON-PROFIT FRAUD WITH IT CONTROLS
The pace of change is fast across all sectors and specialties. Even accounting and finance policies are subject to more rapid change than ever before. To keep up, the role of technology has been elevated to new heights. Join Financial Edge NXT™ Software Development Leader Heather Templeton and...

Data Driven Nonprofits
DATA DRIVEN NONPROFITS
Nonprofit organizations are vital to making meaningful change in the world, and they have significant amounts of untapped potential in their data. This session will focus on how nonprofits can use the right strategies, skills, and guidance to make better decisions based on their data. Join Steve Mac...

Transforming Your Board into a Fundraising Force
TRANSFORMING YOUR BOARD INTO A FUNDRAISING FORCE
Mobilizing your board to maximize revenue generation is a major goal for nonprofit staff and board leadership. Yet, there are many obstacles to enlisting their engagement in resource development. Kay Sprinkel Grace will unpack board reluctance and provide solutions to these common obstacles. During ...

THE EIGHT PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABLE FUNDRAISING
THE EIGHT PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABLE FUNDRAISING
If you get anxious when it comes to raising funds for your organization, this free webinar is the perfect remedy for you. It is presented by Larry Johnson, one of the world’s most renowned experts on fundraising and the author of The Eight Principles of Sustainable Fundraising.

Your Guide to Content Marketing for Nonprofits
YOUR GUIDE TO CONTENT MARKETING FOR NONPROFITS
Social media, blogs, webinars, infographics there are so many types of content, but which ones does your nonprofit need? Nonprofits are already strapped for time and money, so how can you create an efficient but effective content strategy? In this webinar, we will go over how you can set up a conten...

How To Tell Stories that Resonate and Raise Money for Your Nonprofit
HOW TO TELL STORIES THAT RESONATE AND RAISE MONEY FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
If most non-profits are telling stories as a part of their fundraising and communications strategy, how can you make sure you tell stories that stand out and get results? It all comes down to the connection you form with the audience through the story you tell. And while that connection may pull at ...

Donor Stewardship 101: How to Combat Donor Fatigue
DONOR STEWARDSHIP 101: HOW TO COMBAT DONOR FATIGUE
According to a 2016 report by The Nonprofit Times, of the 4.88M new and reactivated donors, 4.83M lapsed a loss of 99 donors for every 100 gained. High donor attrition statistics like these remind us why fighting donor fatigue is a real thing. In this webinar, you’ll learn how to create a dono...

Coloring Outside the Lines: Creative Approaches to Peer-to-Peer Fundraising
COLORING OUTSIDE THE LINES: CREATIVE APPROACHES TO PEER-TO-PEER FUNDRAISING
Organizations are finding new ways to use TeamRaiser and unique approaches to raise money and engage supporterts.  Traditional walk-a-thons aren't going anywhere, but tools that were originally intended for such events are now being used for virtual food drives, mission trips, fraternity ev...

Nonprofits—Can You Automate Gratitude?
NONPROFITS—CAN YOU AUTOMATE GRATITUDE?
While the nonprofit sector continues to grow in size, retention rates are continuing to drop. In order to create a sustainable future for all of us, we need to bring those retention rates back up. The data shows us that the best way to ensure that donors stay loyal to our organization is through inv...

Creating a Sustainable Future for Your Nonprofit Through Your Employees
CREATING A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FOR YOUR NONPROFIT THROUGH YOUR EMPLOYEES
The reality is that many nonprofits are struggling with a high-staff turnover rate, which supports the fact the biggest challenge facing leadership teams in the nonprofit sector is finding adequate resources. What nonprofits don't realize is that their team of staff members is their organization...

7 Lessons Learned from Nonprofit Leaders
7 LESSONS LEARNED FROM NONPROFIT LEADERS
Nonprofit leaders face many challenges as they work toward achieving their missions. How best can they lead as they juggle multiple demands? Learn to recognize seven top pitfalls common to nonprofit leadership and how to rise above them. During this webinar, you will learn the key ingredients to: op...

Turning Supporters into Fundraisers this GivingTuesday
TURNING SUPPORTERS INTO FUNDRAISERS THIS GIVINGTUESDAY
GivingTuesday is right around the corner! On November 27, you’ll have a small window of time to make a big impact, so make the most of every minute. Join us for a review of quick-win strategies and campaign essentials. Discover how your organization can empower supporters and turn them into fu...

Enhancing Your GivingTuesday with Social Media
ENHANCING YOUR GIVINGTUESDAY WITH SOCIAL MEDIA
Your GivingTuesday strategy is coming together and you’re set up for the most successful giving day yet, but are you leveraging every channel available to reach your supporters? Join Sabrina Paul-Noel, Director of Donor Relations and Development Communications at the Archdiocese of Miami, to s...

10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small Nonprofits
10 ONLINE FUNDRAISING BEST PRACTICES FOR SMALL NONPROFITS
Customized for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this webinar will highlight current trends in online fundraising. Online donations make up an average of 8.5% of a nonprofit’s annual budget, but that number will grow rapidly in the coming years. It’s crucial that your nonprofit knows...

End-of-Year Fundraising: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
END-OF-YEAR FUNDRAISING: THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY
End-of-year and GivingTuesday continue to provide organizations with a huge opportunity to raise a significant percentage of their annual funds. Despite nonprofits’ valiant efforts to capitalize on the giving season, there’s still room for improvement from subject lines to storytelling t...

Nonprofit Academy: The Secret to Creating A+ Emails
NONPROFIT ACADEMY: THE SECRET TO CREATING A+ EMAILS
In this webinar, learn how effective email marketing can activate supporters and super-charge your fundraising efforts. You’ll get tons of email content and design best practices directly from the Classy Customer Success Managers, marketing team and VP of Design, Joe Callahan.

Market Where it Matters: How to Scale Online Giving in Today
MARKET WHERE IT MATTERS: HOW TO SCALE ONLINE GIVING IN TODAY'S DIGITAL WORLD
Frustrated by lackluster online donor acquisition? It is time for your nonprofit to market effectively where people’s attention is actually at—which is on Google, Facebook, Instagram and in their email inbox. Watch the webinar as the team from Community Boost shares digital best practice...

How the New Tax Law is Impacting Nonprofits
HOW THE NEW TAX LAW IS IMPACTING NONPROFITS
Many predicted detrimental consequences for the nonprofit sector, mainly due to a significant increase in the standard deduction. This increase would make the threshold for deducting charitable gifts difficult to meet for many donors, causing great concern that the industry would experience signific...

Nonprofit GAAP Update
NONPROFIT GAAP UPDATE
Gain a better understanding of the new standards and stay updated and informed on what needs to be implemented. It's been over 20 years since the FASB did a complete re-evaluation of the financial reporting model used by nonprofit organizations. ASU 2016-14 Presentation of Financial Statements o...

How to Create and Use Nonprofit Dashboards
HOW TO CREATE AND USE NONPROFIT DASHBOARDS
During this nonprofit webinar recording, we will show you step-by-step how to easily create powerful dashboards to help you communicate your nonprofit’s performance to staff, board members, and donors. You will also receive worksheets for collecting the data you need for your dashboard as well...

 How to Write Your First Grant
HOW TO WRITE YOUR FIRST GRANT
You’ve been tasked with writing your first grant proposal for your organization, and you have no idea where to start.  What information goes in which section? Are you using enough data? How much money should you ask for? If you’re new to grant writing, the process can seem convolute...

I Wish I’d Thought of That: “Best of” Fundraising Examples
I WISH I’D THOUGHT OF THAT: “BEST OF” FUNDRAISING EXAMPLES
Ready for eye candy campaigns that make you wish YOU’D thought of that?  Buckle up, buttercup. We’re firing up the very best fundraising examples from budgets small and large. This session will inspire and delight you with eye-candy examples and concrete tactics you can implement in...

THE EVOLUTION OF DIGITAL DATA IN PHILANTHROPY
THE EVOLUTION OF DIGITAL DATA IN PHILANTHROPY
Foundations are learning more about themselves and their grantees, assessing the accuracy and impact of their strategies, and using data to improve upon and sustain their work like never before. While digital data holds tremendous promise for how the sector uses and shares its work, it also raises b...

Happy Donors - Keeping and Finding the Best Donors
HAPPY DONORS - KEEPING AND FINDING THE BEST DONORS
Happy donors are generous donors, but what makes donors happy? Donor relations guru Wayne Olson shows you how to find new donors and tap into the things that make them happy to get bigger and better donations. Learn how to look at donor relations from the customer service lens. How to discover ...

The Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Journey: Keeping Donors Engaged
THE PEER-TO-PEER FUNDRAISING JOURNEY: KEEPING DONORS ENGAGED
The rise of social media, live stream, and Facebook gives rise to a new group of peer-to-peer donors. To attract and convert them in this digital age of fundraising, nonprofits need a plan that taps in to their unique motivators. The new mantra: Fundraising is a journey, not a transaction. Succ...

Easy Tips to Supercharge Your Next Fundraising Campaign
EASY TIPS TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR NEXT FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
Looking for ways to level-up your fundraising appeals? It's time to make it multi-channel. It might sound complicated, but it's a concept that fundraising programs of all sizes can use. This webinar is an opportunity to learn the basics of multi-channel campaigns and the exact steps your org...

NEED MORE FUNDING FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
NEED MORE FUNDING FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
Are the usual suspects crushing your nonprofit? Not enough resources limited staff severe lack of funds or too much fundraising competition? Then join us in May as we welcome Jo Lynn Deal, a former chief of fund development and Academy instructor. Jo Lynn will share modern strategies you can start i...

9 Ways Nonprofits Can Nail It On Social
9 WAYS NONPROFITS CAN NAIL IT ON SOCIAL
Most nonprofits are strapped for resources and need creative, cost-efficient ways to engage with their audience. That’s why many nonprofits rely on social media to build awareness for their specific causes and grow their bases of support. But where do you start? And how can you stand out? Join...

Measuring Fundraising Success
MEASURING FUNDRAISING SUCCESS
Benchmarking is core to measurable fundraising success. Join us as Esther Netter and Aashika Patel share the rationale, methods, and outcomes of using benchmarks to forecast and drive fundraising activity. Using the Cayton Children's Museum by ShareWell as an example, Aashika and Esther will exp...

Evolving Changes in the Not-For-Profit Industry
EVOLVING CHANGES IN THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT INDUSTRY
This program will focus on the current IRS areas of interest in evolving changes in the not for profit industry. You will learn what nonprofit practitioners, board members and staff need to know to proactively preserve exempt status - don't wait for an audit! Learn how to use practical proactive...

Why Fundraising is the F-Word to Your Board & How to Fix It
WHY FUNDRAISING IS THE F-WORD TO YOUR BOARD & HOW TO FIX IT
Do you have board members who are “allergic” to fundraising? Few things are more critical to your nonprofits health, success and sustainability than an effective board of directors. If you are ready to transform your D-list to an A-list, come learn tips and tools to get board members wil...

Salesforce Reporting 101 for Nonprofits
SALESFORCE REPORTING 101 FOR NONPROFITS
Watch this back-to-the-basics webinar recording, and learn about the reporting capabilities Salesforce has to offer. In this session, Data Consultant Dan Weik, and Database and CRM Manager Matt Devine, will show you how to: – Navigate the folder structure in the Salesforce Report “h...

Coloring Outside the Lines Creative Approaches to Peer to Peer Fundraising
COLORING OUTSIDE THE LINES CREATIVE APPROACHES TO PEER TO PEER FUNDRAISING
Organizations are finding new ways to use peer-to-peer tools and approaches to raise money and engage supporters. Traditional walk-a-thons aren’t going anywhere, but tools that were originally intended for such events are now being used for everything from virtual food drives to mission trips ...

How Your Nonprofit Can Get $10K Per Month In Free Google Advertising
HOW YOUR NONPROFIT CAN GET $10K PER MONTH IN FREE GOOGLE ADVERTISING
As a nonprofit, have you ever wanted a six-figure marketing budget without the six-figure price tag? Google Grants gives nonprofits $10,000 per month in free online advertising to promote their organizations and causes on Google search results. If you think it would be valuable for your nonprof...

How to Run an Amazing Giving Tuesday Campaign - A Step-by-Step Guide with Calendar
HOW TO RUN AN AMAZING GIVING TUESDAY CAMPAIGN - A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE WITH CALENDAR
Do you want to raise more money and connect with more supporters this Giving Tuesday? You're in luck because Julia Campbell who has helped dozens of small and mid-size nonprofits launch successful Giving Tuesday campaigns will teach you exactly what to do to reach your goals this Giving Tuesday ...

Managing Organizational Change at Your Nonprofit
MANAGING ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE AT YOUR NONPROFIT
In this webinar, Alice L. Ferris, MBA, CFRE, ACFRE and James Anderson, CFRE will discuss the stages of organizational growth, personality archetypes you may encounter, and strategies to build momentum toward change.

Spring Cleaning for Your Donor Data
SPRING CLEANING FOR YOUR DONOR DATA
Why reinvent the fundraising wheel when you can borrow ideas from your nonprofit peers? Spring is in the air! There’s no better time to organize your donor information. Whether it’s living in spreadsheets, multiple systems, or just really outdated or inaccurate, Network for Good’s ...

HOW TO BUILD A DONOR COMMUNICATIONS PLAN THAT WILL MAKE THEM FALL IN LOVE
HOW TO BUILD A DONOR COMMUNICATIONS PLAN THAT WILL MAKE THEM FALL IN LOVE
The angel in your supporters’ hearts overrules the bookkeeper in their heads all the time – and yet many nonprofits center their donor communications on the bookkeeper, talking mostly about tax receipts, to-do lists, event logistics, and program statistics. Instead, what if you focused o...

MAKE YOUR DONORS FALL IN LOVE WITH YOUR NONPROFIT
MAKE YOUR DONORS FALL IN LOVE WITH YOUR NONPROFIT
If you weren’t one of the 1,000+ who registered originally for our webinar, How to Build a Donor Communications Plan That Will Make Them Fall in Love, you can now get the recording too! A recent study on nonprofit donor engagement found that donors gave two-thirds of their annual charitable do...

A Month-by-Month Guide to Year End Fundraising
A MONTH-BY-MONTH GUIDE TO YEAR END FUNDRAISING
Maximize your End of Year campaign planning for the months of October through December with a number of helpful tips and tricks. Join Charity Dynamics’ Principal Consultant, Dolores McDonagh to gain access to specific checklists, tips and insights for impactful EOY planning.

Compensation Guide for Nonprofits
COMPENSATION GUIDE FOR NONPROFITS
The regulations under Section 457(f) provide planning opportunities for nonprofit entities in structuring deferred compensation plans for executives. This has become particularly important with the recent passage of new tax reform legislation that adds a 21% tax penalty on most tax-exempt organizati...

How to Write an Effective Nonprofit Annual Report
HOW TO WRITE AN EFFECTIVE NONPROFIT ANNUAL REPORT
This information will explain why creating an annual report is important for your organization and how to ensure you create a report that engages all your target audiences. You will learn how to simplify your information gathering for what to include in your report; discover effective report themes,...

Start Your 2019 Grant Strategy Off Right
START YOUR 2019 GRANT STRATEGY OFF RIGHT
As the calendar year begins to wind down and you think about the new year, are you also thinking about how to strengthen your grant seeking strategy in the upcoming year? Starting your year off with a strong plan and clear goals in place will ensure that you secure the funding necessary to achieve y...

The Donor Thank You Bundle
THE DONOR THANK YOU BUNDLE
Now is a great time to set aside some time to show appreciation to your donors who have supported your organization over the past few months. The great news is that saying “thanks” to your donors goes a long way...not only will your donors feel appreciated, but it can improve your donor ...

How To Design + Grow A Successful Monthly Giving Campaign
HOW TO DESIGN + GROW A SUCCESSFUL MONTHLY GIVING CAMPAIGN
According to the 2018 M+R Benchmark Report, revenue from monthly giving grew over 40% and participation levels are nearly 45% across millennials, boomers, and gen-Xers. Additionally, monthly donor retention rates average over 80%. Monthly giving campaigns are tough to get right and notoriously diffi...

Fundraising Best Practices, Trends & Must-Dos for K-12 Districts & Ed Funds
FUNDRAISING BEST PRACTICES, TRENDS & MUST-DOS FOR K-12 DISTRICTS & ED FUNDS
Watch this webinar recording with public school district fundraising consultants Give Better Group who formerly raised millions of dollars for DC Public Schools as they share the key findings of their new whitepaper: A 6-Step Recipe for Fundraising Success.

Nonprofit Social Media Policy
NONPROFIT SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY
Many charitable nonprofits that regularly use social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to amplify their missions and raise funds do not adequately understand the issues such use may create. They also do not understand how to create and implement an appropriate social media policy...

The 7 Fundamentals of a Monthly Giving Program
THE 7 FUNDAMENTALS OF A MONTHLY GIVING PROGRAM
If you’re thinking about starting a monthly giving program, this free webinar recording is for you! Learn the fundamentals needed to start a Monthly Giving program, so you can benefit from the tremendous opportunities it can offer your organization. The initial tools and resources to...

How to Turn Event Guests Into Donors
HOW TO TURN EVENT GUESTS INTO DONORS
Wouldn’t it be great if there was an easy-to-follow strategy that helped organizations engage event guests and turn them into donors? In this free 45-minute recorded webinar, event planning expert A.J. Steinberg will show you how to make guests feel the love at your event and turn that in...

Facebook Success Strategies for Nonprofit Organizations
FACEBOOK SUCCESS STRATEGIES FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
Many nonprofits who are utilizing Facebook® to market campaigns often do not understand how to catch their target audience's attention in a way that will engage their audience, to like, comment, participate in polls, watch videos from beginning to end. They also do not understand how to take...

Exploring the Disciplines of Successful Major Gift Fundraising with Moves Management
EXPLORING THE DISCIPLINES OF SUCCESSFUL MAJOR GIFT FUNDRAISING WITH MOVES MANAGEMENT
This free on-demand webinar provides practical guidance and tools for monitoring your existing constituent database, tracking the various stages of major gifts, and building a sustainable pipeline for future major donors.

Accelerating Your Grateful Patient Fundraising Program
ACCELERATING YOUR GRATEFUL PATIENT FUNDRAISING PROGRAM
The prevalent impact of grateful patients and their families on healthcare philanthropy is widely accepted and well documented. Healthcare organizations recognize the philanthropic potential of those whose lives they have influenced and the power giving can have on their patient experience. However,...

5 Things Every Nonprofit Needs to Consider About Its Website
5 THINGS EVERY NONPROFIT NEEDS TO CONSIDER ABOUT ITS WEBSITE
Is your nonprofit's website maximizing its impact and your effectiveness? Most nonprofits struggle with this because, even though websites are familiar, they are difficult to create, manage, and make effective. This webinar will walk you through five things that every nonprofit should consider a...

NEW VIEWS ON NONPROFIT
NEW VIEWS ON NONPROFIT'S COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
Members of BDO’s Compensation and Benefits practice will share insights on recently issued preliminary guidance from the IRS regarding the new 21% excise tax where tax-exempt employers could owe taxes on annual executive compensation over $1 million. The excise tax could also be applied to sep...

THE CURRENT STATE AND LOCAL TAX ENVIRONMENT FOR NONPROFITS
THE CURRENT STATE AND LOCAL TAX ENVIRONMENT FOR NONPROFITS
This webinar will provide participants with an overview of key state and local tax considerations for nonprofit organizations. Topics covered will include establishing a state nexus, state reporting of unrelated business income, and understanding how sales and use taxes apply to nonprofit organizati...

How to Make Crowdfunding Go Viral
HOW TO MAKE CROWDFUNDING GO VIRAL
Are you curious about the power of crowdfunding but not sure where to start? Join Moshe Hecht, CIO of the fundraising organization Charidy, who will share the insights and campaign experience that have led to hundreds of viral crowdfunding campaigns. During this 60-minute webinar, we will focus on a...

Mobile and Social Fundraising Insights
MOBILE AND SOCIAL FUNDRAISING INSIGHTS
Join Donna Wilkins, Founder of Charity Dynamics to learn more about your peer-to-peer participants’ mobile device fundraising patterns, which social tools amplify fundraising the most and how to use mobile behaviors to boost fundraising.

How to Turn a Passion Project into a $1M Nonprofit
HOW TO TURN A PASSION PROJECT INTO A $1M NONPROFIT
Two years ago, Chase Jones decided to make a difference in the lives of children living with cancer. He founded Vs. Cancer and started empowering teams of athletes and local communities to fundraise over 2 million dollars in support of childhood cancer research. What’s the secret behind V...

Show Me The Money: How to Find Prospects That Want to Fund You
SHOW ME THE MONEY: HOW TO FIND PROSPECTS THAT WANT TO FUND YOU
Are you wanting to apply for grant funds to help support your organization, but are having a hard time finding the grants? This is the webinar for you! This workshop is designed for to help you learn the details needed to begin research, to conduct successful grant research, and the skill set t...

Everything We Know About Fundraising Is Wrong
EVERYTHING WE KNOW ABOUT FUNDRAISING IS WRONG
Fundraising seems pretty simple, doesn't it? You ask for money, you get money. Unfortunately for all of us, that's not the way it works. Fundraising is becoming more about strategy and even more about learning donor behavior. In this interactive webinar, Steve MacLaughin, Vice President...

Nonprofit Academy: The Secret to Creating A+ Emails
NONPROFIT ACADEMY: THE SECRET TO CREATING A+ EMAILS
In this webinar, learn how effective email marketing can activate supporters and super-charge your fundraising efforts. You’ll get tons of email content and design best practices directly from the Classy Customer Success Managers, marketing team and VP of Design, Joe Callahan.

Maximize Donations for Your Next Major Event
MAXIMIZE DONATIONS FOR YOUR NEXT MAJOR EVENT
Is your fundraising event set up to maximize donor engagement? Tune into this webinar to hear best practices for driving donor engagement before, during, and after your fundraising event.  If you want to retain your event donors and make the most of an opportunity to engage new people, you...

Going Beyond the Gala: Alternative Event Fundraising Ideas
GOING BEYOND THE GALA: ALTERNATIVE EVENT FUNDRAISING IDEAS
For decades, fundraisers have focused on big, splashy events, consisting of a rubber chicken dinner and formal attire, culminating in an appeal to donors at the end of the night. Over the past few years, donors have shifted their approach to philanthropy and now desire to make a deeper impact throug...

9 Key Responsibilities of Nonprofit Executive Directors
9 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF NONPROFIT EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS
The role of a nonprofit executive director (ED) is all-encompassing. The ED is literally in charge of everything, including the success of their board. And while every nonprofit is different, there are nine key areas that every ED should master. Don't count on your board to know what EDs actuall...

CanadaHelps Fundraising Tools For Any Occasion
CANADAHELPS FUNDRAISING TOOLS FOR ANY OCCASION
Offer your donors a tailored experience by launching customizable and unlimited campaigns at no cost! Join Jacob O’Connor and Lucas Froese from the CanadaHelps Charity Engagement Team, as they walk you through just how easy it is to inspire donations for any occasion like Mother’s D...

Aviva Community Fund
AVIVA COMMUNITY FUND
The Aviva Community Fund is back and better than ever! To celebrate their 10th anniversary, they’re giving away $1 million in project funding to charities across Canada, this year, featuring 160 chances to win! Join Nadine Pinto from Aviva to learn about exciting new changes to the Aviva ...

Why 2019 is the year to try peer-to-peer fundraising
WHY 2019 IS THE YEAR TO TRY PEER-TO-PEER FUNDRAISING
A new year means a whole new set of CrowdRise webinars coming your way. We’ve got some pretty informative, relevant, and not super boring webinars planned for this year. Want to stay in the know for all upcoming webinars? Sign up by subscribing to our emails on this page. Speaking of webi...

How To Successfully Promote Your Year-End Fundraising Campaign
HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY PROMOTE YOUR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
After seeing thousands of campaigns here at CauseVox, we know that promoting your fundraiser the right way can help to ensure a successful campaign. This is especially the case as the year comes to an end and your fundraising efforts ramp up. During this 30-minute webinar, we will share what we...

The Fundamentals of a Sustainable Recurring Giving Program
THE FUNDAMENTALS OF A SUSTAINABLE RECURRING GIVING PROGRAM
Monthly recurring revenue has proven to be more valuable than one-time donations. In 2014, the average online one-time gift was $104 and the average recurring gift was $23 per month, or $276 in one year. To help you build a recurring giving strategy, we’ve invited Matt Scott, Chief Develo...

An Introduction to Nonprofit Cloud
AN INTRODUCTION TO NONPROFIT CLOUD
As a nonprofit, nothing is more important than being able to connect everything to your mission: your staff, your community, and your constituents. Watch this webinar recording to see how Salesforce.org Nonprofit Cloud can help you: Gain a complete view of your constituents and your mission.

Leverage Social to Engage Millennials & Drive Event Fundraising
LEVERAGE SOCIAL TO ENGAGE MILLENNIALS & DRIVE EVENT FUNDRAISING
Did you know that 11% of charitable donations in the United States come from millennials? In this recorded webinar, social entrepreneur, fundraiser, and author Darian Rodriguez Heyman shares tips from his new book, Nonprofit Fundraising 101. You’ll gain valuable insight into what motivates thi...

Trust in Media is at an All-Time Low: What Nonprofits, Funders, & Organizations Can Do
TRUST IN MEDIA IS AT AN ALL-TIME LOW: WHAT NONPROFITS, FUNDERS, & ORGANIZATIONS CAN DO
Americans estimate that 44% of the news they see on TV, read in newspapers, or hear on radio is inaccurate. And they believe 64% of the news they see on social media is inaccurate too. Declining trust in media is an issue that affects organizations of all kinds from nonprofits and foundations to tec...

How to Plan, Launch, Run, and Wrap Up Successful Online P2P Fundraising Campaigns and Events
HOW TO PLAN, LAUNCH, RUN, AND WRAP UP SUCCESSFUL ONLINE P2P FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGNS AND EVENTS
Whether it’s associated with a large event like a walk-a-thon, or it’s year-round like a tribute campaign, peer-to-peer (p2p) fundraising is all about engaging supporters to raise funds from their own networks on your nonprofit’s behalf. No matter what type of peer-to-peer fundrais...

The Three Lanes Approach to Fundraising
THE THREE LANES APPROACH TO FUNDRAISING
Don't miss this special fundraising toolbox series from AFP Master Trainer Jason Lewis. This four-part series will give you the tools you need to raise money and operate efficiently in the digital age. In the Three Lanes Approach,  each lane represents an important phase of the fundrai...

Navigating Midterm Elections So You Can Fundraise
NAVIGATING MIDTERM ELECTIONS SO YOU CAN FUNDRAISE
This time of year is an important one for nonprofits and a frustrating one. As we begin to build and launch our year-end campaigns, nonprofits find themselves competing, not just for dollars, but for attention. With local and national media coverage focused on the upcoming midterm election where can...

The Value of Nonprofit Succession Planning
THE VALUE OF NONPROFIT SUCCESSION PLANNING
In this webinar, Andy Robinson will help you understand the value of succession planning to nonprofits. All right, great. Well, good afternoon, everyone, on the East Coast, and good morning if you are on the West Coast or somewhere in between. Thanks for being here for today’s Bloomerang ...

Renovate Your Donor Data! Data Management Lessons from the American Red Cross
RENOVATE YOUR DONOR DATA! DATA MANAGEMENT LESSONS FROM THE AMERICAN RED CROSS
For many nonprofits, getting donor data under control seems like an insurmountable task. Multiple databases, multiple departments using data differently, and multiple tools to manage data - it's no wonder it can be overwhelming. How can a nonprofit get their data organized, centralized, and acce...

How to Successfully Ask Anyone for a Donation to Your Healthcare Organization
HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY ASK ANYONE FOR A DONATION TO YOUR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATION
There’s no reason to get nervous or anxious when making asks for your organization even large asks. In this webinar, we’ll give you the key to making successful asks, without the stress. You’ll learn a simple, six-step strategy for your next ask conversation, as well as the th...

How to Write a Successful Fundraising Plan for Your Healthcare Organization
HOW TO WRITE A SUCCESSFUL FUNDRAISING PLAN FOR YOUR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATION
Every non-profit needs a strong fundraising plan in order to succeed. During this one-hour webinar, we’ll show you the secrets to writing a plan that works for your healthcare organization. You’ll learn the 10 components of a successful plan, how to choose the strategies that will raise ...

Introducing Boundless Fundraising Social
INTRODUCING BOUNDLESS FUNDRAISING SOCIAL
Charity Dynamics is excited to announce the next generation of socially-enabled fundraising technology – Boundless Fundraising Social! Nestled within your existing event website, Boundless Fundraising Social represents a significant advancement for cause-based organizations looking to mor...

Surviving a Nonprofit Rebrand
SURVIVING A NONPROFIT REBRAND
In this webinar, Sarah Durham will map out how to plan and manage rebranding so your nonprofit has the best chance of success. Lots of people are chatting in that the volume is very low on me. So I’m moving my headset a little bit closer to my mouth. But if those of you who are struggling to h...

What Nonprofits Need to Know About Digital Currency
WHAT NONPROFITS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DIGITAL CURRENCY
Is it just a passing fad, or a lasting change? We will cover what nonprofit leaders need to know in order to evaluate whether digital currency is worth their attention, and what the risks and benefits are. We will also discuss what you need in place in terms of technologies, policies, and procedures...

How to Write an Effective Fundraising Plan for Your Nonprofit
HOW TO WRITE AN EFFECTIVE FUNDRAISING PLAN FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
Every non-profit, no matter how small or large, needs a strong fundraising plan in order to thrive. Join us for this hour-long webinar to learn how to write a successful fundraising plan for your non-profit. Everyone who registers will also get a copy of a complete, professionally-written sample fun...

Building a Foundation for Digital Fundraising Success
BUILDING A FOUNDATION FOR DIGITAL FUNDRAISING SUCCESS
In this webinar, Danielle Johnson Vermenton, CFRE will provide practical advice and leave you with a list of action steps that you can implement to prepare your organization for a successful digital fundraising program. And just a couple of housekeeping items real quick. I just want to let you know ...

Top 5 Fundraising Campaigns of 2018
TOP 5 FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGNS OF 2018
While the New Year is regarded as a time to look ahead, we also understand the value in taking a look back on what we’ve learned, what’s changed and what has made the greatest impact. So your nonprofit can make waves in 2019, Classy gathered five of the top fundraising campaigns of 2018,...

Fundraising for Introverts: How to be Successful When You Just Want to Go Home
FUNDRAISING FOR INTROVERTS: HOW TO BE SUCCESSFUL WHEN YOU JUST WANT TO GO HOME
You must be outgoing, extroverted, and the life of the party to bring in big gifts. Reality: Everyone can be successful at fundraising. This presentation brings together three successful fundraisers who will share their highlights as introverts in a world of extroverts. Throw out your old way of thi...

Two Fundraising Cultures: From Fundraising to Friendraising
TWO FUNDRAISING CULTURES: FROM FUNDRAISING TO FRIENDRAISING
The Two Fundraising Cultures model is a systems archetype which mirrors similar behavioral patterns that are observable in many other aspects of our personal and professional lives. For our purposes, the “shifting the burden archetype” distinguishes between a fundraising culture that con...

How You Can Use Your Campaign to Energize Leaders, Attract New Donors, and Accelerate Your Annual Fund
HOW YOU CAN USE YOUR CAMPAIGN TO ENERGIZE LEADERS, ATTRACT NEW DONORS, AND ACCELERATE YOUR ANNUAL FUND
It’s widely accepted that a campaign is an opportunity to focus your community around common goals and raise extraordinary support for key organizational priorities.  But a campaign has multiple benefits; it can inspire leadership, elevate giving levels of current donors, and attract new ...

How to Create a Data Plan for Small to Medium Sized Charities
HOW TO CREATE A DATA PLAN FOR SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED CHARITIES
Data has the power to provide invaluable insights that can transform your organization and grow your fundraising results. Designed specifically for professionals working in the charitable sector with beginner to intermediate experience working with data, the on-demand webinar will begin with a Data ...

Future of Philanthropy: Monitoring & Evaluation in the Digital Age
FUTURE OF PHILANTHROPY: MONITORING & EVALUATION IN THE DIGITAL AGE
Without clearly understanding the differences between and nuances of monitoring and evaluation, nonprofits can struggle in tracking their progress toward higher impact, and donors might not ask the right questions when analyzing organizations. This is made even more complex as new technologies emerg...

How to Raise Money from Individuals
HOW TO RAISE MONEY FROM INDIVIDUALS
This webinar will help you address your roadblocks asking for money. Learn how to avoid some common mistakes in fundraising from individuals and learn the facts about who gives away money and who can be asked for a donation. Take away specific language to make a strong ask, which is based on relatio...

Take Your Events and Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Online
TAKE YOUR EVENTS AND PEER-TO-PEER FUNDRAISING ONLINE
Learn how to call on your supporters and conveniently manage your charity’s events such as galas and golf tournaments, or peer-to-peer social fundraisers like walkathons and runs, all in one place.Join Jacob O’Connor and Lucas Froese from the CanadaHelps Charity Engagement Team, as they ...

Digital Storytelling: Understanding Social Media and Visual Storytelling Tools for Nonprofits
DIGITAL STORYTELLING: UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL MEDIA AND VISUAL STORYTELLING TOOLS FOR NONPROFITS
In the webinar, we show you how some nonprofits are using social media platforms for digital storytelling, with examples of successful campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. How to tailor content and visuals to your organization’s social media platforms.

CRM Integration Basics for Nonprofits
CRM INTEGRATION BASICS FOR NONPROFITS
Is your nonprofit missing out on opportunities or efficiencies because your data is too scattered? Integrating the tools that comprise your Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) system which include the databases where you keep broadcast emails, donor data, case histories, event registratio...

The Landscape of Project Management Tools for Nonprofits
THE LANDSCAPE OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT TOOLS FOR NONPROFITS
When you think of project management, do you think of a series of processes and best practices employed to keep staff and projects on schedule and on budget? Or do you think of a piece of software used for similar goals? The fact is, project management is a discipline that includes both best pr...

Segmentation Strategies That Raise More Money
SEGMENTATION STRATEGIES THAT RAISE MORE MONEY
The statistics for donor retention don't look good. According to the latest report from the Association of Fundraising Professionals, for every $100 in new donations nonprofits gained in 2014, they lost $95 in lapsed or reduced donations and worse, for every 100 new donors nonprofits gained, the...

PAC Fundraising in a Nonelection Year
PAC FUNDRAISING IN A NONELECTION YEAR
It’s not an election year. Your Political Action Committee donors are weary. So how do you keep your PAC funded? You activate today’s best off-year fundraising incentives. Do it now and your PAC can be strong and ready for the next election cycle. Plus, steady contributions make sur...

4 Keys to Successful Storytelling in Philanthropy with the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
4 KEYS TO SUCCESSFUL STORYTELLING IN PHILANTHROPY WITH THE WINTHROP ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION
Numbers alone can't fuel strategic insights and action in grantmaking. Often, it's the stories that come with the data that are the most compelling. How can you use storytelling to amplify the impact of your grantmaking? In this live webinar, Brad Cameron-Cooper of Winthrop Rockefeller ...

Bay Area Corporate Philanthropy Panel
BAY AREA CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY PANEL
This annual corporate giving panel and luncheon, presented in partnership with the Development Executives Roundtable and San Francisco Business Times, highlights companies within our community that are dedicated to fostering a culture of giving. As the San Francisco Business Times’ Corporate P...

IS BLOCKCHAIN THE FUTURE OF ACCOUNTABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY IN PHILANTHROPY
IS BLOCKCHAIN THE FUTURE OF ACCOUNTABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY IN PHILANTHROPY
With billions of dollars flowing from foundations, charities, and individual donors, philanthropy is making great gains in tackling many of today’s most pressing issues. Still, there remains great potential to incentivize transparency and encourage giving by improving the processes used for tr...

4 KEY AREAS WHERE TECHNOLOGY IS MOST EFFECTIVELY BEING APPLIED TO THE PHILANTHROPIC SPACE
4 KEY AREAS WHERE TECHNOLOGY IS MOST EFFECTIVELY BEING APPLIED TO THE PHILANTHROPIC SPACE
Seeing the positive impact of your organization’s grants can be deeply rewarding, yet we all know that the processes involved in grantmaking itself are often downright tedious and cumbersome for both the grantmakers and the nonprofits they serve. There is a major role for technology to play in...

Nonprofit Direct Mail Tips and Tricks for Fundraising
NONPROFIT DIRECT MAIL TIPS AND TRICKS FOR FUNDRAISING
While online fundraising is growing, direct mail is still one of the top ways that nonprofits raise funds for their general operating budget. Watch Salesforce.org’s Lead Solution Engineer, and the author of our new Direct Mail for Nonprofits e-book, while we dive into the tips and tricks for m...

An Introduction to Fundraising on Nonprofit Cloud
AN INTRODUCTION TO FUNDRAISING ON NONPROFIT CLOUD
As a nonprofit fundraiser, gaining a full view of your donors and prospects is key to your fundraising success. Whether you need a basic donor management tool or are looking for a system you can customize to meet your unique organizational needs, Nonprofit Cloud is here to help.

How to Use Neuromarketing to Surprise and Delight Your Donors and Raise More Money
HOW TO USE NEUROMARKETING TO SURPRISE AND DELIGHT YOUR DONORS AND RAISE MORE MONEY
If you're like most nonprofits, engaging donors (retaining and acquiring) is a constant challenge. That's because getting attention, keeping supporters engaged, and ultimately asking for donations comes down to answering this simple question: what really makes your donors tick? Accordin...

Major Donor Fundraising
MAJOR DONOR FUNDRAISING
What's the secret to acquiring more major donors? In this webinar we'll talk about strategies for getting your nonprofit story in front of this donor profile and methods to solicit gifts. trategies for conducting prospect research on major donors, Methods to solicit donations, ...

Introducing Batch Gift Entry in Nonprofit Cloud
INTRODUCING BATCH GIFT ENTRY IN NONPROFIT CLOUD
Fundraisers need a complete view of their fundraising and part of that process is getting clean and accurate data into Salesforce. Watch an overview of our newest Nonprofit Cloud feature, Batch Gift Entry.

How to Maximize the Power of Offline and Online Fundraising Channels
HOW TO MAXIMIZE THE POWER OF OFFLINE AND ONLINE FUNDRAISING CHANNELS
Your offline and online fundraising strategies shouldn't feel disconnected. Learn how to integrate the two channels in a joint campaign that increases donor retention and engagement. Join us during the live session and we'll share how organizations have found success with this strategy.

5 Tips to Master Nonprofit Storytelling in a Digital World
5 TIPS TO MASTER NONPROFIT STORYTELLING IN A DIGITAL WORLD
Stories are central to your nonprofit, regardless of your size, mission, or cause sector storytelling is how you showcase your mission and engage supporters. Watch the webinar for five tips to master storytelling across online channels. You’ll see these tips in action as we share creative...

Nonprofit and Library Technology Trends for 2019
NONPROFIT AND LIBRARY TECHNOLOGY TRENDS FOR 2019
Join TechSoup's Jim Lynch for a lively discussion on what tech trends are in store for us in the coming year. You'll hear insights from Jim Lynch himself, as well as what he learned when he interviewed nonprofit and library tech experts about what they thought would be the most important tre...

How Top Nonprofit Leaders Avoid Burnout
HOW TOP NONPROFIT LEADERS AVOID BURNOUT
Do you care so much about your nonprofit’s cause that you push yourself too far? If so, you have lots of company. Most people who join nonprofits find it hard to look after themselves. Take a step to help yourself and join our special webinar with Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman, coauthors ...

How to Write a Thank You Letter That Makes Donors Smile and Want to Give Again
HOW TO WRITE A THANK YOU LETTER THAT MAKES DONORS SMILE AND WANT TO GIVE AGAIN
According to multiple studies, the thank you letter is the first - and possibly most important - step in donor retention. It can inspire a second gift or start a lifelong relationship. Your thank you letter should be personalized. It should be authentic. And it absolutely must be donor-centered.&nbs...

Showcasing the Best of Fundraising Examples
SHOWCASING THE BEST OF FUNDRAISING EXAMPLES
Ready for eye candy campaigns that make you wish YOU'D thought of that? Buckle up, buttercup. We're firing up the very best fundraising examples from budgets small and large, digital and print, social and SO MUCH  MORE! Be inspired and delighted with eye-candy examples and concrete tact...

A Nonprofit Website That Works: How to Turn Visitors Into Donors
A NONPROFIT WEBSITE THAT WORKS: HOW TO TURN VISITORS INTO DONORS
A quality website is essential to attracting potential donors to your nonprofit. So, ask yourself: Is your website turning visitors into donors? Just because your website looks great doesn’t mean it’s working effectively. But a few simple changes can make a big difference. In this w...

Redefining What Leadership Means to Today
REDEFINING WHAT LEADERSHIP MEANS TO TODAY'S NONPROFIT
As nonprofit organizations evolve, one thing is constant: a successful nonprofit depends on powerful leadership to drive its growth. Nonprofits are becoming more aware of how important leadership is to its growth and sustainability the foundation that paves the way toward nonprofit success or failur...

Nonprofit Accounting for Fundraisers
NONPROFIT ACCOUNTING FOR FUNDRAISERS
Looking for synergy between your development and financial offices? This 60-minute session is for you! Come learn about common situations that impact both development and finance offices, and walk away with a high-level view of nonprofit accounting. We use simple language and realistic scenarios to ...

10 Ways to Supercharge Your Storytelling
10 WAYS TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR STORYTELLING
The secret is out! Raising money is much easier when you tell a story. A story that motivates a donor to give. But how do you write a compelling story? And what makes a good story great? If you want to hook your reader and reel them in for good, then you’ll need a basic understanding of storyt...

Corporate Matching Gifts: The Beginner’s Essential Skills with Double the Donation
CORPORATE MATCHING GIFTS: THE BEGINNER’S ESSENTIAL SKILLS WITH DOUBLE THE DONATION
Corporate matching gifts are the most important source of revenue you’re probably missing out on. It’s not personal overall, between $6 and $10 billion in matched donations are left unclaimed by nonprofits every year. So what can you do to change that? In this educational webinar, C...

Nonprofit Design 360: Tools + tips to advance your organization’s mission
NONPROFIT DESIGN 360: TOOLS + TIPS TO ADVANCE YOUR ORGANIZATION’S MISSION
Design for nonprofits goes far beyond an organization’s visual identity. Good design can help your organization express “personality” and build the trust needed to drive supporters towards meaningful action. But what makes for good design? In this event, we’ll break down nonp...

10 Tips and Tricks for a Successful Grant Seeking Strategy
10 TIPS AND TRICKS FOR A SUCCESSFUL GRANT SEEKING STRATEGY
In this recorded webinar, we will go through ten tips that all grant professionals can use to help implement a successful grant seeking strategy in their organization. We will look at specific examples of how these tips can and have been successfully used so you can consider how to best utilize the ...

A Revolutionary Concept in Fundraising
A REVOLUTIONARY CONCEPT IN FUNDRAISING
There is no one right way to ask for a donation. Some people take great care preparing well-organized and complete presentations. Others prepare with just a few talking points and then use the energy of the prospect to guide the conversation. Some people are energized by the prospect of tying down a...

State of Fundraising in 2019
STATE OF FUNDRAISING IN 2019
Get the scoop on the trends that will affect your peer-to-peer fundraising this year. Join Maggie Brennan, Client Success Manager at DonorDrive, as she presents the just-released DonorDrive State of Fundraising 2019 Report.

Staying Cool in the Heat of Giving Season
STAYING COOL IN THE HEAT OF GIVING SEASON
It's the time of year we love to hate: we're raising two-thirds of our money, while keeping our cool as fundraising professionals. Does it feel like your wheels are about to fall off? Need to find a little calm in the chaos of the giving season? Tune into this webinar to get practical: tips ...

Last Minute Tips to Boost Year-End Giving
LAST MINUTE TIPS TO BOOST YEAR-END GIVING
It's the season of giving! With just one month left in the year, are you doing everything you can to meet your 2018 fundraising goal? Join us for a free webinar with fundraising expert Gail Perry, President of Fired Up Fundraising. You'll discover proven, fast-action tips that will help...

GivingTwoDays: A Toolkit for Year-End Fundraising
GIVINGTWODAYS: A TOOLKIT FOR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING
GivingTuesday is behind us, but there's still time to boost fundraising on the last two days of the year where half of all the gifts made in December will be made on December 30 and 31, totaling about $30 Million. Inside of just thirty minutes, we'll preview the plan you need to retain donor...

The State of Modern Philanthropy
THE STATE OF MODERN PHILANTHROPY
There are a lot of fundraising reports out there, but few provide data that’s truly actionable. The State of Modern Philanthropy is a brand new report from Classy that explores online and mobile fundraising trends and closely examines donor behavior across our platform in 2017. We surface...

How to Thank Donors So They Really Feel Thanked: Donor Love Techniques that Work
HOW TO THANK DONORS SO THEY REALLY FEEL THANKED: DONOR LOVE TECHNIQUES THAT WORK
Why thanking your donors and doing it well makes all the difference. How the donor retention crisis is sinking many nonprofits, and how you can easily beat the trend. Your mother was right: “Thank you” is a magic phrase. Fundraising is relationship building. Acknowledging: The front line...

How To Optimize Your Donation Pages & Raise More Online
HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR DONATION PAGES & RAISE MORE ONLINE
Online donations have grown rapidly over the last three years. This shift follows an overall trend where people are moving more of their transactions and engagement online. From clothing and household goods, to groceries and travel. However, this isn't as simple as throwing up a donation form an...

How Do I Successfully Advance My Annual Fund
HOW DO I SUCCESSFULLY ADVANCE MY ANNUAL FUND
How do you successfully invigorate your organization’s annual giving program? This webinar will explore the opportunities that arise when an annual fundraising program is developed beyond a series of appeals. Learn strategies to maximize on best practices and innovations, and see how the Chape...

Advance Your Mission with Technology: Activating & Funding Digital for Good
ADVANCE YOUR MISSION WITH TECHNOLOGY: ACTIVATING & FUNDING DIGITAL FOR GOOD
We live in an epicenter of technological innovation and use technology in our daily lives. But most of us involved in the Bay Area nonprofit sector have yet to understand how the "digital transformation" happening in other industries can be initiated and practically applied within our orga...

Getting Started in Grants Bundle
GETTING STARTED IN GRANTS BUNDLE
What if you could discover how to research, identify, and build relationships with grant makers and then submit a competitive application to secure funding for your organization? This 3-webinar bundle will take you step-by-step through the process of getting started in grants, from research to secur...

Digital Fundraising Tools and Trends for 2018
DIGITAL FUNDRAISING TOOLS AND TRENDS FOR 2018
12This webinar is designed to help your nonprofit improve its digital fundraising practices and better understand the latest digital fundraising tools. We'll discuss a wide range of digital tools & opportunities such as: Email messaging, Email subscriber welcome series, Mobile design, A...

5 Ways to Hit Your 2019 Fundraising Goals With a Donor Management System
5 WAYS TO HIT YOUR 2019 FUNDRAISING GOALS WITH A DONOR MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Will 2019 be the year of the donor management system for your nonprofit? The right technology plays a major role in keeping nonprofits organized and on top of fundraising activities. Join this webinar and you'll learn how you can leverage a Donor Management System to accomplish five key tasks th...

TURNING ONLINE SUPPORTERS INTO MAJOR DONORS
TURNING ONLINE SUPPORTERS INTO MAJOR DONORS
Understanding your online supporters better can help you build a strong major giving program. Since major giving potential can be informed by factors such as gift history, giving capacity, relationship and affinity indicators it’s important to have all of this information in order to segment a...

How to Unify Fundraising and Finance Systems
HOW TO UNIFY FUNDRAISING AND FINANCE SYSTEMS
Join federal grant insider Lucy Morgan as she presents key findings from her white paper Best Practices for Grant Management: Mapping Success at Five Leading Organizations. Learn about seven common grant management challenges including managing multiple funder compliance requirements and capturing a...

10 TECH TOOLS & SKILLS FUNDRAISERS CAN’T SUCCEED WITHOUT IN 2018
10 TECH TOOLS & SKILLS FUNDRAISERS CAN’T SUCCEED WITHOUT IN 2018
If you want to learn how some of the best fundraisers are able to hit higher and higher fundraising targets, I encourage you to join our free webinar on December 19 with Joe Waters. Joe is a sought-after speaker, writer and fundraising consultant who will show you how to make 2018 a banner year for ...

How to Plan a Record Breaking End-of-Year Fundraising Push
HOW TO PLAN A RECORD BREAKING END-OF-YEAR FUNDRAISING PUSH
Between GivingTuesday, fundraising galas, last-minute donations, and annual appeals, the end of the year can be incredibly difficult to navigate. But, it's by far the most important fundraising season of the year. This webinar is designed to help your nonprofit take full advantage of the end-of-...

Boost Your Holiday Campaigns with CanadaHelps Fundraising Tools
BOOST YOUR HOLIDAY CAMPAIGNS WITH CANADAHELPS FUNDRAISING TOOLS
It’s the giving season and people are likely visiting your charity’s website. Looking to increase donations via your website during the holidays? Learn how to optimize your online fundraising through campaigns created on both your website and CanadaHelps.org! Join Jacob O’Conn...

Serving on a Nonprofit Board
SERVING ON A NONPROFIT BOARD
Get the most out of your service and make sure your nonprofit is efficient, effective, and ethical. Do you currently serve on a nonprofit board, have been asked to serve on one, or would like to serve on one? If so, you probably have a lot of questions how is a nonprofit different than a business, w...

Making the Case for Investing in Your Greatest Asset: Non-Profit People
MAKING THE CASE FOR INVESTING IN YOUR GREATEST ASSET: NON-PROFIT PEOPLE
People are the greatest asset in any nonprofit organization. By investing in the talent needs of your staff, you can increase their effectiveness while also making the organization more sustainable. But what does that investment look like? Find out how funders and nonprofits can work together to sup...

Crowdfunding 101
CROWDFUNDING 101
Crowdfunding has quickly become a new tool in the fundraising toolbox. It allows nonprofits to leverage their networks to raise more money, faster, from a larger audience and is changing the face of nonprofit fundraising as donors welcome a more engaged approached to giving. Forbes reported that 30%...

How To Use Data To Raise More Money from Corporations
HOW TO USE DATA TO RAISE MORE MONEY FROM CORPORATIONS
Take this course to learn what kinds of data Corporate Social Responsibility executives are looking for from their nonprofit partners. Plus, you will learn how to catch a potential partner’s attention through captivating reporting and successful collaboration with your marketing colleagues. Fi...

Intelligent Facebook Fundraising
INTELLIGENT FACEBOOK FUNDRAISING
In just two years, Facebook Fundraiser has become a powerhouse in the peer-to-peer fundraising arena. In fact, it’s estimated that 18% of donors worldwide have donated to a nonprofit through Facebook Fundraising Tools*. With Facebook raising $300 Million with over 750,000 nonprofits, this phen...

10 Strategies for Success with Digital Fundraising
10 STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS WITH DIGITAL FUNDRAISING
Digital fundraising is about using all the digital channels at your disposal in an integrated way to reach and expand your audiences, spark engagement, and grow your giving opportunities. Developing a digital fundraising strategy is particularly helpful to reach beyond your local community and engag...

Thanking Your Donors: How to use Technology to Show Gratitude
THANKING YOUR DONORS: HOW TO USE TECHNOLOGY TO SHOW GRATITUDE
Join Network for Good and special guest, Alyssa Wright, for a webinar about an important piece of the donor experience: thanking your donors. In today's giving environment, donors expect more from nonprofits. While a thank-you note sent in the mail a month after making a donation was sufficient ...

Plan Your Way to Success - How to Set Strategic Priorities for Fundraising and Communications Success in 2019
PLAN YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS - HOW TO SET STRATEGIC PRIORITIES FOR FUNDRAISING AND COMMUNICATIONS SUCCESS IN 2019
Goal setting for your fundraising or communications program is essential. But what’s equally important is setting the right priorities to help you reach those goals. The right priorities help you spend your time on projects and initiatives that will make a meaningful difference for your goal.&...

How To Use Community-Driven Fundraising To Activate & Grow Your Supporters
HOW TO USE COMMUNITY-DRIVEN FUNDRAISING TO ACTIVATE & GROW YOUR SUPPORTERS
In today's digital first, distraction-filled world our typical fundraising playbooks are broken. Your community lives inside a personal feed and are blocking out your messages. It’s like running into a brick wall. This is why we’ve introduced our community-driven fundraising playbook...

How To Design A Successful GivingTuesday Campaign With CauseVox
HOW TO DESIGN A SUCCESSFUL GIVINGTUESDAY CAMPAIGN WITH CAUSEVOX
Giving Tuesday is a huge fundraising opportunity for your nonprofit. However, increased participation makes it difficult for your campaign to stand above the noise let alone hit your goals. Watch Rob Wu, CauseVox's CEO, share how you can design a compelling GivingTuesday campaign with CauseVox t...

Selecting the Peer to Peer Fundraising Technology That’s Right for Your Organization
SELECTING THE PEER TO PEER FUNDRAISING TECHNOLOGY THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION
Never before have there been as many software platforms for peer-to-peer fundraising as there are today. But, with so many choices, how do you find the right tool for your nonprofit? In this session, we’ll give you a brief overview of today’s peer-to-peer fundraising technology landscape...

FUNDRAISING TIPS FOR COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS IN THE NEW POLITICAL LANDSCAPE
FUNDRAISING TIPS FOR COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS IN THE NEW POLITICAL LANDSCAPE
Today’s political climate poses unique challenges for community foundations, particularly as local communities and nonprofits deal changes in their communities caused by budget cuts across a variety of programs. But the challenges also pose huge opportunities to fine-tune your organization&rsq...

How to Use Storytelling to Supercharge Your Year-End Fundraising
HOW TO USE STORYTELLING TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING
Are you ready to rock GivingTuesday and year-end fundraising? Your story is the foundation on which your fundraising and communication are built - so make sure it's effective! Join us for a free webinar with fundraising expert Vanessa Chase Lockshin. Learn how to tell stories that resonate ...

A Master Guide to Acquiring New Donors
A MASTER GUIDE TO ACQUIRING NEW DONORS
With 2019 on the horizon, many nonprofits are wondering: how can I acquire new donors to start off the year successfully? Building a network of donors that are inspired by your nonprofit's story can be challenging, but Network for Good is here to offer you tips and tricks to maximize new donor a...

So You Want to Write a Grant
SO YOU WANT TO WRITE A GRANT
Grants are a key part of launching new programs and projects for many tax-exempt organizations and even for-profit businesses. But where to begin? Federal grants? Family foundations? State agencies? Corporate foundations? “So You Want to Write a Grant?” will help you understand how to ge...

HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR NONPROFIT
HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR NONPROFIT'S WEBSITE
Salsa and Elevation present to you suggestions on how to make sure your website and donation pages include the crucial aspects of well-design pages. During this mini-webinar, we'll answer questions like: Should banners and footers be included on donation pages. Best locations for donate buttons....

How to Build a Dashboard for Your Nonprofit
HOW TO BUILD A DASHBOARD FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
A well-designed dashboard is meant to show a glance at whether a nonprofit is making headway on its critical variables. These variables differ from one group to another, but a tailored dashboard organizes and focuses conversations and keeps them moving among various stakeholder groups. Dashboards ar...

THE EIGHT PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABLE FUNDRAISING
THE EIGHT PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABLE FUNDRAISING
If you get anxious when it comes to raising funds for your organization, this free webinar is the perfect remedy for you. It is presented by Larry Johnson, one of the world’s most renowned experts on fundraising and the author of The Eight Principles of Sustainable Fundraising.

How to Raise More With Facebook and Classy This Giving Tuesday
HOW TO RAISE MORE WITH FACEBOOK AND CLASSY THIS GIVING TUESDAY
Today's fundraising landscape can be noisy: nonprofits have a lot of choices on where to host their campaigns. With Giving Tuesday and year-end fast approaching, you might be considering which platform is best for you and your donor base. In this webinar, we discuss the key differences betw...

Integrated Communications Strategies for Nonprofits
INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGIES FOR NONPROFITS
A truly integrated communication strategy can help you acquire new donors and volunteers, boost average annual donations, and drive action to achieve your mission. Unfortunately, communication programs are often low on nonprofit priority lists. The good news is that you don’t have to reinvent ...

Valuation and Reporting of Gifts and Service Donations
VALUATION AND REPORTING OF GIFTS AND SERVICE DONATIONS
Revenue recognition is not always as straight forward as one would wish. This material will explore an overview of the different types of revenue and the role estimates play in the accounting treatment for each. We will also discuss how to thank your donors and what satisfies both accounting and tax...

Raise More Money by Building Better Major Donor Relationships
RAISE MORE MONEY BY BUILDING BETTER MAJOR DONOR RELATIONSHIPS
If you work in major gifts then you know it's all about building strong, lasting relationships with your donors. From identifying your prospects to cultivating your relationships and soliciting your ask, we've assembled the experts to give you their best practices for every stage of the...

Digital Fundraising: Strategies and Tactics to Make an Impact
DIGITAL FUNDRAISING: STRATEGIES AND TACTICS TO MAKE AN IMPACT
Now more than ever, people across the country are looking for a way to advocate for the causes they care about. By building a digital fundraising program, you can give people a concrete way to take action, raise more money for your organization, and build the community support you need to flourish. ...

FIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE YEAR-END DONATION FORMS
FIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE YEAR-END DONATION FORMS
Salsa and Firefly Partners are coming together to present suggestions on how to best prepare and execute fundraising forms and communications for the end of the year. During this webinar, we'll focus on: New ideas and best practices for creating effective fundraising forms for the end-of-ye...

How to Create a New Donor Welcome System for Your Nonprofit Using Your Website, Email, and Social Media
HOW TO CREATE A NEW DONOR WELCOME SYSTEM FOR YOUR NONPROFIT USING YOUR WEBSITE, EMAIL, AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Some nonprofits are losing as many as 90% of their first-time donors on an annual basis! The average donor retention rate isn’t much better, with about 59% of annual givers dropping off the radar each year.

5 Giving Trends For Nonprofits to Watch For in 2019
5 GIVING TRENDS FOR NONPROFITS TO WATCH FOR IN 2019
It may be hard to believe, but 2018 is coming to a close. As this year winds down, we’re beginning to examine what the new year has in store and how nonprofits will continue to adapt. We know that first-time donor churn is still too high, recruiting new supporters is hard work, and the gi...

How To Plan A Successful GivingTuesday 2018 Fundraising Campaign
HOW TO PLAN A SUCCESSFUL GIVINGTUESDAY 2018 FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
GivingTuesday is a global day of giving for nonprofits and charities, that is mostly powered by social media and online giving. In 2017, GivingTuesday saw a significant increase in donations, growing from $116 million in online donations in 2015 to a whopping $300 million in 2017 from over 2 mi...

Nonprofit Accounting for Contributions and Pledges
NONPROFIT ACCOUNTING FOR CONTRIBUTIONS AND PLEDGES
In this day and age, it is essential for nonprofit professionals to have a basic understanding of accounting as it relates to contributions and pledges. The knowledge gained from this timely topic will help you to account for every dollar taken in, and to report accurately and completely on how each...

Digital Currencies and Blockchain for Nonprofits
DIGITAL CURRENCIES AND BLOCKCHAIN FOR NONPROFITS
This session explores the basics of cryptocurrencies and their underlying blockchain technology, all in the context of nonprofits and the social sector. We will examine the trends and opportunities in relevant areas including nonprofit fundraising, impact measurement, and organizational management. ...

Best Practices for Promoting Your GivingTuesday Campaign
BEST PRACTICES FOR PROMOTING YOUR GIVINGTUESDAY CAMPAIGN
GivingTuesday is on away and now is the time to determine how you'll promote your campaign, build momentum, and drive engagement in your campaign. During this webinar, we'll break down the various ways you can effectively promote your GivingTuesday campaign, plus you'll hear best practic...

How to Use Sustainable Philanthropy to Advance Your Nonprofit
HOW TO USE SUSTAINABLE PHILANTHROPY TO ADVANCE YOUR NONPROFIT
There's a growing pool of tech companies infusing sustainable philanthropy models into the cultural fabric of their business. During this webinar, presenters Bryan Breckenridge, Executive Director of Box.org, and Katie Bisbee, Chief Marketing Officer at DonorsChoose, will speak to how nonprofits...

Navigating the Complexities of the Charitable Endowments
NAVIGATING THE COMPLEXITIES OF THE CHARITABLE ENDOWMENTS
Learn about the latest issues impacting charitable endowments from creation to administration. Charitable endowments present complex and challenging issues. Legal, accounting, tax and investment management considerations must be understood in order to successfully manage an endowment. Review the his...

Why Developing Technology Skills is Essential for Nonprofits
WHY DEVELOPING TECHNOLOGY SKILLS IS ESSENTIAL FOR NONPROFITS
As the pace of change accelerates and technology continues to evolve, organizations across all industries are struggling to keep up and the nonprofit sector is no exception. Technology skills are critical to building the solutions that solve the greatest challenges for nonprofits. But developing tec...

Remaking the Economy: A Guide to Nonprofit Roles and Tools
REMAKING THE ECONOMY: A GUIDE TO NONPROFIT ROLES AND TOOLS
What core principles can guide efforts to build a more democratic economy. What role nonprofits can play in addressing income and wealth inequality. How nonprofits can actively work to decolonize wealth by addressing intersecting forms of hierarchy and inequality. What it means to take an “eco...

How To Drive Success This Giving Tuesday
HOW TO DRIVE SUCCESS THIS GIVING TUESDAY
Giving Tuesday is a huge fundraising opportunity for your nonprofit. However, increased participation makes it difficult for your campaign to stand above the noise let alone hit your goals. So, we hosted a live, 45-minute panel discussion with three nonprofit fundraising leaders who will share exact...

How Dashboards Can Help Your Nonprofit Achieve Its Goals
HOW DASHBOARDS CAN HELP YOUR NONPROFIT ACHIEVE ITS GOALS
In this webinar, Hilda Polanco will lead a guided tour through the land of nonprofit dashboards. She will use real-life examples of the way these tailored tools are designed to portray key indicators and help in the creation of common language around goals, an integrated strategy, and course correct...

Future-Proofing Your Nonprofit: Closing the
FUTURE-PROOFING YOUR NONPROFIT: CLOSING THE 'IMAGINATION GAP' BY FOCUSING ON THE BIG PICTURE
Whether you realize it or not, your organization has an imagination gap. Organizations that focus too much on the details - how many followers they have, whether they hit their fundraising goals last quarter -- often find themselves struggling to fulfill their mission. Failing to keep the big-pictur...

5 Things You Need to Crush Your Year-End Fundraising Goals
5 THINGS YOU NEED TO CRUSH YOUR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING GOALS
October through December is the biggest time period nonprofits have to maximize fundraising. From GivingTuesday to holiday campaigns, to thank-a-thons and appeal sprints, nonprofits are juggling several different responsibilities - and it's easy to fall behind. The right technology plays a major...

The Tech, Tools, and Timeline You Need for Year-End Fundraising
THE TECH, TOOLS, AND TIMELINE YOU NEED FOR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING
Inside of just thirty minutes, the fundraising leadership team at Network For Good will preview the tools, tech, and timelines your organization needs to acquire, upgrade, and retain donors for year-end. You'll also learn how to automate many of the fundraising functions that keep you behind you...

Next-Generation Social Fundraising
NEXT-GENERATION SOCIAL FUNDRAISING
So, you’ve got a great group of event participants signed up for your upcoming peer-to-peer event now what? Give them the ability to fundraise on their choice of social channels at the touch of a button, of course! Nestled within your existing event website, the new Boundless Fundraising ...

An Introduction to Donor Data Segmentation
AN INTRODUCTION TO DONOR DATA SEGMENTATION
You can’t craft a compelling message or story if you don’t know who you’re talking to. Effective storytelling starts with matching your message to your audience. When we don’t segment our messaging, we set ourselves up for failure. In this session, we will share some of ...

Picking the Perfect Volunteer Management System
PICKING THE PERFECT VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Managing volunteers is not just an essential need at any nonprofit, it’s also a highly complex one for any nonprofit. So, picking the perfect integrated volunteer management and tracking system to connect the dots between your volunteers, your organizational needs and your organizational goals...

Year-End Campaigns: Strategies That Work
YEAR-END CAMPAIGNS: STRATEGIES THAT WORK
Many nonprofits raise up to 40 percent of yearly donations during the holiday fundraising season. Join us for an online session that will offer fresh ideas for your critical year-end campaigns. We’ll share examples of approaches that worked at other nonprofits, offer tips for integrating direc...

Raise Money Through Targeted Online Advertising and Marketing
RAISE MONEY THROUGH TARGETED ONLINE ADVERTISING AND MARKETING
Americans on average now spend twice as much time online than they did just a few years ago. That's why it's more important than ever to find smart ways to connect with your supporters online and one effective way to do that is to advertise. Savvy nonprofits are using a wide array of di...

Leverage Your Online Presence to Connect With Current and New Donors
LEVERAGE YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE TO CONNECT WITH CURRENT AND NEW DONORS
More and more funders are discovering, and giving to, organizations online. Do you know what they are seeing about your organization? Your online identity could make or break that donation. Fortunately, creating a strong presence to attract donors who will give to your organization is easier than yo...

The Eight Principles of Sustainable Fundraising
THE EIGHT PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABLE FUNDRAISING
If you get anxious when it comes to raising funds for your organization, we have the perfect remedy for you. On June 20, we are hosting a free webinar with Larry Johnson, one of the world’s most renowned experts on fundraising and the author of The Eight Principles of Sustainable Fundraising. ...

3 Growth Strategies from Top Fundraisers
3 GROWTH STRATEGIES FROM TOP FUNDRAISERS
Have you ever wondered how some charitable organizations get major donors to write those five-figure checks? Or, how they manage to attract all those millennials to volunteer? Or, how they put together those beautiful, emotionally-compelling, multi-channel, integrated-end-of-year campaigns? If so, p...

How to Supercharge Your Fundraising with a Donor Club
HOW TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR FUNDRAISING WITH A DONOR CLUB
In this recorded webinar, you'll learn that with a donor club, you can encourage donors to upgrade their giving to higher levels by rewarding and recognizing them for their commitment to your organization. As a bonus, your donor club provides a systematic way to categorize or group donors based ...

How to Meet and Exceed Major Donor Targets with the Right Donor Planning Tools and Tactics
HOW TO MEET AND EXCEED MAJOR DONOR TARGETS WITH THE RIGHT DONOR PLANNING TOOLS AND TACTICS
As a self-confessed, previously ‘mediocre’ fundraiser, presenter Michelle Stein felt frustrated with the average and reactive major donor program she led at an international development charity. However, once she uncovered the right planning tools and tactics, she saw extraordinary resul...

How to streamline your nonprofit online marketing & communications workflow
HOW TO STREAMLINE YOUR NONPROFIT ONLINE MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS WORKFLOW
If you’re like most non-profit communication professionals, your job description has dramatically changed over the past few years. No longer are your efforts limited to the annual report and the occasional fundraising promotion. The massive growth of social media and mobile demand that nonprof...

10 Email Fundraising Elements Learned from 218 Real Experiments
10 EMAIL FUNDRAISING ELEMENTS LEARNED FROM 218 REAL EXPERIMENTS
Email accounts for more than 28% of all online giving to nonprofits. This makes email an essential channel to invest in and optimize as you grow in 2018. So, we're partnering with Brady Josephson from NextAfter, a nonprofit fundraising optimization firm, to cover the 10 key elements of a great f...

5 Strategies To Grow Your Fundraising In Today’s Connected Economy
5 STRATEGIES TO GROW YOUR FUNDRAISING IN TODAY’S CONNECTED ECONOMY
The world you fundraise in has fundamentally shifted your supporters are hyper-connected, live inside personal feeds, and are continually ambushed with messages vying for their attention. These shifts have made it challenging to cultivate donor relationships and reach new donors. So, we're partn...

Top 10 Tips for Maximizing Donations from Your Website for Beginners
TOP 10 TIPS FOR MAXIMIZING DONATIONS FROM YOUR WEBSITE FOR BEGINNERS
As we approach the busy season of giving, not only is it time to start preparing our year-end fundraising campaigns, but it’s critical to ensure our websites are in tip-top shape and ready for maximizing donations. CanadaHelps studies show that 34% of dollars donated through CanadaHelps are ma...

Meet the Funders: Capital Funding
MEET THE FUNDERS: CAPITAL FUNDING
Finding funding for capital expenses is one of the most challenging fundraising efforts in terms of time, scope and resources an organization ever undertakes. So many funders say they don’t give for capital expenses or to capital campaigns. But a major gift from a foundation can be a life chan...

Maximize Your Giving Tuesday Fundraising and Engagement
MAXIMIZE YOUR GIVING TUESDAY FUNDRAISING AND ENGAGEMENT
As Giving Tuesday has grown to a global day of giving, this is a unique opportunity to engage with your donors, supporters, and volunteers and raise some money! To help you get the most out of Giving Tuesday, this Webinar will discuss picking a campaign theme, focusing on your audiences, getting the...

What Open Source Is and How Your Nonprofit Can Benefit
WHAT OPEN SOURCE IS AND HOW YOUR NONPROFIT CAN BENEFIT
Open source software allows anyone to freely read, study, modify and redistribute a software's source code with little restriction other than that free access is maintained. For a nonprofit, open source represents a fantastic opportunity to tap into some of the best technology out there, to enga...

7 Keys to Successful & Enthusiastic Volunteer Involvement at Your Nonprofit
7 KEYS TO SUCCESSFUL & ENTHUSIASTIC VOLUNTEER INVOLVEMENT AT YOUR NONPROFIT
Volunteers are more than simply an extra pair of hands. They bring special skills, are trusted service delivery partners, and can extend your connections with diverse communities far beyond your agency’s doors.  They are also key financial contributors, donating ten times more than non-vo...

Executive Compensation Issues for Nonprofit Organizations
EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION ISSUES FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
With the recent passage of H.R. 1 'Tax Cuts and Jobs Act', it is essential that not-for-profits review their internal procedures and documentation in order to comply and avoid substantial penalties enacted by this legislation. The IRS and state attorney generals have increasingly questioned ...

Maintaining a good relationship with your funders
MAINTAINING A GOOD RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUR FUNDERS
This video explains how to follow up with you funders after the campaign closes, i.e. your investor relations following a successful fundraising or you customer engagement until you deliver your product or service.

How GuideStar and Salesforce.org’s New Partnership Will Help Your Nonprofit Become ImpactFirst
HOW GUIDESTAR AND SALESFORCE.ORG’S NEW PARTNERSHIP WILL HELP YOUR NONPROFIT BECOME IMPACTFIRST
The nonprofit sector’s future state is one that leads with impact. While much is to be gained by this shift, it is not without significant challenges, including capacity-building, data sharing and governance, to name a few. Watch this webinar recording with Salesforce.org and GuideStar to hear...

Fundraising Forecast 2020
FUNDRAISING FORECAST 2020
Learn how cultural and societal shifts are shaping how people give and how nonprofits need to adjust to stand out within a more competitive and sophisticated marketplace. In addition to sharing results from this year’s Giving USA research, Aly will discuss topics including donor-advised funds,...

How to Attract, Convert, and Nurture Online Donors With Email
HOW TO ATTRACT, CONVERT, AND NURTURE ONLINE DONORS WITH EMAIL
According to the 2018 M+R Benchmarks report, nonprofits sent an average of 66 email messages per subscriber in 2017. The largest category of email messages was fundraising (25 emails per year per subscriber). How are you engaging your supporters via email? In this webinar, the marketing experts at C...

Save Time and Raise More Money with Fundraising Automation
SAVE TIME AND RAISE MORE MONEY WITH FUNDRAISING AUTOMATION
Looking to raise more money without adding staff or hours to your day? Automation is where strategy and technology meet to help you get the right message, to the right person, at the right time. This webinar will show you how to set up several types of automated campaigns for your renewal, appeal, s...

How Fundraising Technology Has Impacted 3 Nonprofits
HOW FUNDRAISING TECHNOLOGY HAS IMPACTED 3 NONPROFITS
If any of these scenarios sound like you, or if you're just looking to hear from your nonprofit peers on how they stay on top of fundraising, then this webinar is for you! Join us as we talk with 3 Network For Good customers on their experience using technology to automate parts of their fundrai...

The Data on Donor-Advised Funds: New Insights You Need to Know
THE DATA ON DONOR-ADVISED FUNDS: NEW INSIGHTS YOU NEED TO KNOW
Donor-advised funds are among today's hottest topics with both donors and nonprofits, but until now there has been little aggregate information available about the granting side of the donor-advised fund equation. How much do donor-advised funds give to nonprofits annually? Which types of nonpro...

Donor Retention Strategies for Nonprofit Organizations
DONOR RETENTION STRATEGIES FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
Donor retention is at an all-time low. We're not keeping our donors involved! The three keys words in fundraising are - relationships, relationships, relationships. In this session, we will discuss why people give or don't give to nonprofit organizations and why they stop giving! We will tal...

Online Tools to Help Nonprofits Learn, Listen, & Engage
ONLINE TOOLS TO HELP NONPROFITS LEARN, LISTEN, & ENGAGE
Nonprofits are notorious for having tight budgets and limited resources. If this sounds like your organization or if you’re looking for ways to help your nonprofit run more effectively, you’ll want to watch this webinar.

Key Trends Impacting Nonprofits in 2018 and Beyond
KEY TRENDS IMPACTING NONPROFITS IN 2018 AND BEYOND
Tech Trust and Salesforce.org teamed up to take a look at some of the key takeaways from the recent Nonprofit Trends Report and explore exactly how these findings could impact UK charities in the coming year and beyond. Watch this webinar to gain insight into the trends that you should look out...

The Role of the Board in Nonprofit Strategic Alliances
THE ROLE OF THE BOARD IN NONPROFIT STRATEGIC ALLIANCES
This fun and informative webinar discusses the role of the board in crafting various types of strategic alliances between nonprofits, from the formal to the very informal. But it also addresses a significant shift in the way we view those kinds of arrangements everything from networks to mergers. Th...

Creating a Powerful Capital Campaign Case for Support
CREATING A POWERFUL CAPITAL CAMPAIGN CASE FOR SUPPORT
In this webinar, Sarah Durham will show you how to brand your capital (or other very large) campaign so it inspires donors to act, what printed or digital tools do you need in the quiet and public phases, and how to inspire major donors to become campaign ambassadors.

Volunteer Handbook Essentials for Your Nonprofit
VOLUNTEER HANDBOOK ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
At times, nonprofit organizations do not put enough emphasis on managing and rewarding their volunteers. Volunteers are a powerful group that can help further your mission, become donors, and become ambassadors to your brand and mission. While volunteers are not employees, they do thrive on structur...

Secrets to Giving Tuesday Success: How to Break a $1M Fundraising Goal
SECRETS TO GIVING TUESDAY SUCCESS: HOW TO BREAK A $1M FUNDRAISING GOAL
Over the past six years, Giving Tuesday has grown in both size and significance. In 2016 alone, over $177M dollars was raised online in one day. As your nonprofit is developing a strategy to capitalize on the day’s momentum, join the Classy team to learn first hand from a Giving Tuesday vetera...

Allocating Direct or Indirect Costs for Nonprofits
ALLOCATING DIRECT OR INDIRECT COSTS FOR NONPROFITS
Indirect cost allocation can be confusing but understanding how to allocate these costs is crucial in order for an organization to accurately capture and recover cost incurred. Overhead and G and A are part of the cost of doing business and nonprofits need to know how to present their programs in a ...

Best Practices for Acknowledging Donors
BEST PRACTICES FOR ACKNOWLEDGING DONORS
October through December is the biggest time period nonprofits have to maximize fundraising- and a genuine thank you process that is personalized, high-touch and easy to execute is essential. The right technology plays a major role in keeping nonprofits organized and on top of thanking donors. ...

Powerful Fundraising Tools at Your Fingertips
POWERFUL FUNDRAISING TOOLS AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
Join us for a live demo of our new leading-edge Customizable Donation Forms and the newly upgraded fundraising and team management experience for our Peer-to-Peer Social Fundraising platform. You’ll also see our Ticketed Events platform in action, including some great charity campaign examples...

How to Promote Your Online Fundraising Campaign
HOW TO PROMOTE YOUR ONLINE FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
If you build it, they will come right? Not so in the fast-moving, noisy, and cluttered online landscape! Once you have designed an online fundraising campaign, how will you get people to pay attention? Simply sending out one or two emails is not enough! In this free 45-minute recorded webinar, ...

UBIT: What Every Nonprofit Needs to Know about 
Sponsorships, Advertising, Royalties and Cause Marketing
UBIT: WHAT EVERY NONPROFIT NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT SPONSORSHIPS, ADVERTISING, ROYALTIES AND CAUSE MARKETING
Under the unrelated business income tax (UBIT), areas like advertising, royalties, cause marketing and corporate sponsorships can all create tax liability that nonprofits often misunderstand. But with a good understanding of the rules this area, you can often structure these deals in a manner that m...

Community-Driven Fundraising: How To Cultivate Donors & Reach New Donors in Today
COMMUNITY-DRIVEN FUNDRAISING: HOW TO CULTIVATE DONORS & REACH NEW DONORS IN TODAY'S CONNECTED ECONOMY
The world you fundraise in has fundamentally shifted your supporters are hyper-connected, live inside personal feeds, and are continually ambushed with messages vying for their attention. These shifts have made it challenging to cultivate donor relationships and reach new donors. However, many ...

BUILDING A MEASUREMENT FRAMEWORK: AN INTRODUCTION FOR FUNDERS
BUILDING A MEASUREMENT FRAMEWORK: AN INTRODUCTION FOR FUNDERS
Through their grant-making, funders make a difference to people’s lives in countless ways. But just knowing you might be making some kind of difference isn’t enough: you need to understand the difference your grants are making, and you need to have robust data to inform your grantmaking ...

Discover How Small Charities Can Achieve Big Crowdfunding Results
DISCOVER HOW SMALL CHARITIES CAN ACHIEVE BIG CROWDFUNDING RESULTS
From inviting participants and inspiring fundraising success, to day of logistics, countless hours go into planning and executing peer-to-peer campaigns like walks, runs and other “thons”. But with the right online tools, it can be significantly easier. Don’t miss this critical web...

Building a Successful Grants Program 101
BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL GRANTS PROGRAM 101
For many nonprofits, grant writing is a critical piece of a larger fundraising strategy. But if your organization is new to grant writing, building a strong grants program can feel like an overwhelming task. Join us for this FREE 60-minute webinar, where the grant writing experts from Elevate share ...

Donor-Advised Funds: The Basics
DONOR-ADVISED FUNDS: THE BASICS
Join the Chronicle of Philanthropy and our expert guests for a thorough overview of donor-advised funds, including: basic terms and concepts all fundraisers should know, the different types of organizations that sponsor them, their impact on charitable giving and, insights into the donors who set up...

Fundraising Automation: Raise More Money and Get Home to Dinner on Time
FUNDRAISING AUTOMATION: RAISE MORE MONEY AND GET HOME TO DINNER ON TIME
Looking to raise more money without adding staff or hours to your day? Learn how to automate some of your key fundraising campaigns. Automation is where strategy and technology meet to help you get the right message to the right person at the right time.

How the cloud can help Canadian nonprofit organizations
HOW THE CLOUD CAN HELP CANADIAN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
There are many benefits to using the cloud, but many Canadian nonprofits don't know how to get started. In this 30min recorded webinar, hosted by Stevan Beara, Solutions Architect, you will learn: What is AWS and Cloud Computing. How the cloud can solve typical challenges facing nonprofits. Case...

Averting the Crisis in Nonprofit Leadership
AVERTING THE CRISIS IN NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP
What are the most pressing leadership issues facing the nonprofit community today? Does your nonprofit have a plan to face these challenges head on? Marc Pitman, fundraising coach and founder of the Concord Leadership Group will introduce the latest data on these questions. And explore key suggestio...

How to Create Donor Surveys That Improve Your Fundraising
HOW TO CREATE DONOR SURVEYS THAT IMPROVE YOUR FUNDRAISING
If you don’t regularly survey your target donors, your fundraising efforts are merely educated guesses. And if your surveys aren’t carefully crafted, you’ll end up receiving misleading data. But done well, surveys can empower you with real, actionable, and surprising insights into ...

Creative Ways to Cultivate Donors
CREATIVE WAYS TO CULTIVATE DONORS
Motivating donors to give again and again is much easier and cheaper than attracting new ones. Yet for every 100 new donors charities gained last year, they lost 99 existing supporters. That adds up to lots of money, time, and effort poured into fundraising just to break even. How can you develop la...

Creating Your Year-end Fundraising Plan
CREATING YOUR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING PLAN
Fundraising at the end of the year can be a daunting task. Oftentimes, smaller charities and non-profits tend to fall behind, mostly due to limited staff and resources. The key to finishing the year off strong is to hit the ground running and prepare as early as possible. Don’t procrastinate o...

Mobile Fundraising Strategies for Nonprofits
MOBILE FUNDRAISING STRATEGIES FOR NONPROFITS
Mobile giving is on the rise. Learn how your organization can profit from mobile fundraising.Do you constantly wonder what's the best platform to accept charitable donations? Organizations need an affordable solution; one as powerful as it is easy to use. Most people own a smartphone. This has b...

Nonprofit Leader Panel: Fundraising In Today
NONPROFIT LEADER PANEL: FUNDRAISING IN TODAY'S CONNECTED ECONOMY
The world you fundraise in has fundamentally shifted your supporters are hyper-connected, live inside personal feeds, and are continually ambushed with messages vying for their attention. These shifts have made it challenging to cultivate donor relationships and reach new donors. However, many organ...

5 Ways Nonprofits are Actually Attracting New Members with Social Media
5 WAYS NONPROFITS ARE ACTUALLY ATTRACTING NEW MEMBERS WITH SOCIAL MEDIA
If you are spending a ton of time promoting your organization on social media without getting any real results, you’re not alone many organizations struggle with this. That’s why we’re bringing in nonprofit social media expert and author Julia Campbell for our webinar on August 21....

DIY Fundraising – New donors and dollars
DIY FUNDRAISING – NEW DONORS AND DOLLARS
As a nonprofit, you have many jobs that need to get done and most often, there is limited time and resources to make it all happen. Constantly looking for new ideas to increase revenue, change things up, and get new supporters can be exhausting. Do-it-yourself fundraising (or DIY) can be a great way...

Data-driven Fundraising with Fundraising Report Card
DATA-DRIVEN FUNDRAISING WITH FUNDRAISING REPORT CARD
Is your nonprofit data-driven? In a world full of big data, predictive analytics, and artificial intelligence it can be a little intimidating to answer this question. Yet, when you take a step back and focus on the basics, it’s refreshing to see that being “data-driven” isn’t...

5 Fundamentals of Data-Driven Fundraising
5 FUNDAMENTALS OF DATA-DRIVEN FUNDRAISING
The fundamentals of nonprofit fundraising can be broken into five categories: soliciting donations, stewarding donors, acknowledging gifts, analyzing your data, and reporting on activity. On any given day, you are involved in one or more of these jobs. Mastering these essential responsibilities impr...

The 2018 Nonprofit Recurring Giving Benchmark Report: Key Findings in Fundraising
THE 2018 NONPROFIT RECURRING GIVING BENCHMARK REPORT: KEY FINDINGS IN FUNDRAISING
Recurring donors are up to 4x more valuable than one-time donors. Can you imagine the impact your organization could have if you could multiply the donations of your one-time donors by 4x? In January 2018, we teamed up with NextAfter to make recurring donations to 115 organizations across 9 differen...

Fundraising Bright Spots: The Secrets of Successful Fundraising from Individuals
FUNDRAISING BRIGHT SPOTS: THE SECRETS OF SUCCESSFUL FUNDRAISING FROM INDIVIDUALS
A single director of development not working for you? This extraordinary webinar provides a bird’s-eye view of how a successful nonprofit “culture of philanthropy” works. The webinar starts with a review of the distinguishing characteristics of 16 grassroots progressive organizatio...

How to Create a Fundraising Development Plan That Will Help You Raise More Money: A Step-By-Step Guide
HOW TO CREATE A FUNDRAISING DEVELOPMENT PLAN THAT WILL HELP YOU RAISE MORE MONEY: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE
Successful ventures start with a plan. You have to know where you want to go before you can figure out what steps you need to take to get there, right? Fundraising for a nonprofit organization is no different! This session will take you step-by-step through the process of creating a Fundraising Deve...

NoFilter Nonprofit Stocking Stuffers: Fifteen Festive Tips to Fire Up Your Online Fundraising
NOFILTER NONPROFIT STOCKING STUFFERS: FIFTEEN FESTIVE TIPS TO FIRE UP YOUR ONLINE FUNDRAISING
Bring your peppermint mochas, ugly sweaters, and all-around good cheer to a fun and festive webinar full of ideas to fire up your online fundraising for 2017! Blackbaud's Danielle Johnson Vermenton and Raheel Gauba are giving away the best stocking stuffers ever: fifteen fundraising tips that yo...

LEVERAGING NONPROFITS AS ENDOWMENT BUILDERS
LEVERAGING NONPROFITS AS ENDOWMENT BUILDERS
As a Community Foundation, you are the expert on building endowments, but imagine what 10 nonprofit professionals or volunteers working on endowment growth could mean to you. If you want to multiply your efforts, partner with your nonprofits in being successful endowment builders. To help community ...

Non-Profit Continuing Education
NON-PROFIT CONTINUING EDUCATION
As a Non-Profit, you are dealing with a myriad of rules, regulations and tax challenges. The failure to comply can have severe consequences for your organization. Keeping up with the constant changes and revisions to these guidelines requires timely and comprehensive training. Lorman Education Servi...

The Chemistry of Employee Donor Cultivation - Turning Your Year-End Fundraising Efforts into Year-Round Donor Engagement
THE CHEMISTRY OF EMPLOYEE DONOR CULTIVATION - TURNING YOUR YEAR-END FUNDRAISING EFFORTS INTO YEAR-ROUND DONOR ENGAGEMENT
Did you know workplace giving donors give on average five times more, and because donations are typically deducted from paychecks all year long, they are more sustainable? Yet we often treat those donors the same as a one-time donor. In this webinar, America's Charities explores the backbone of ...

How to Improve Non-Profit Performance with the Right Financial Management Software
HOW TO IMPROVE NON-PROFIT PERFORMANCE WITH THE RIGHT FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
Nonprofit organizations of all types face opportunities, challenges, and tough decisions every day. And as you grow, those challenges become more complex and you may find yourself with an accounting system that can’t keep up. This leads to wasted time and inaccurate data. In this webinar, acco...

How To Craft An Effective Fundraising Plan & Calendar for 2018
HOW TO CRAFT AN EFFECTIVE FUNDRAISING PLAN & CALENDAR FOR 2018
Your fundraising plan is an integrated communications calendar and strategic plan. This living document includes key fundraising objectives, detailed plans to execute each fundraiser, and goals. In this 45-minute webinar, I'll show you exactly how to craft a fundraising plan and calendar that wi...

How Nonprofits Can Tap Into the Power of Digital Donations
HOW NONPROFITS CAN TAP INTO THE POWER OF DIGITAL DONATIONS
Online charitable giving grew 8% from 2015 to 2016, compared to 1% growth of charitable giving overall. To capitalize on this growth and convert the next generation of online donors nonprofits need to make sure they are targeting donors the right way, and avoiding the common pitfalls. Join Daniel Ne...

For Fundraising Success-The Secret is in the Plan
FOR FUNDRAISING SUCCESS-THE SECRET IS IN THE PLAN
Individual Donor Benchmark Report Released with More Influential Data for Small and Mighty Nonprofits. What is the fundraising potential for small and mighty nonprofits? How can organizations expand their individual donor programs and see increased success? For nonprofits with budgets under $2 milli...

Segmenting your Donor Base to Maximize Fundraising Potential
SEGMENTING YOUR DONOR BASE TO MAXIMIZE FUNDRAISING POTENTIAL
As a fundraising professional, at times it can be tempting to focus on acquiring new donors. While acquisition is important, an effective donor stewardship program can take your nonprofit to the next level. Challenged with fundraising in a rural area, Melanie Burch, Director of Development at Middle...

Shopping for a Cause: Selecting the Best Tools for Your Nonprofit
SHOPPING FOR A CAUSE: SELECTING THE BEST TOOLS FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
Is your database empowering your nonprofit to thrive? If you feel like you're surviving on old, clunky systems that store your data but aren't making it work for you, you're not alone. We know that you would rather spend your time advancing your cause than evaluating software, but having...

Exceptionally Successful Nonprofit Events
EXCEPTIONALLY SUCCESSFUL NONPROFIT EVENTS
Fundraising events and galas are a permanent part of the nonprofit scene, yet most organizations struggle with their planning and implementation. So many details, so much extra work for the staff and there’s no guarantee your event will even be successful! Put those event planning worries behi...

PHILANTHROPY
PHILANTHROPY'S ROLE IN STRENGTHENING DEMOCRACY
Join foundations and philanthropy serving organizations from across the country for a webinar on July 11th at 2pm EST. “Philanthropy's Role in Strengthening Democracy” is co-sponsored by Council on Foundations, Independent Sector, and Nonprofit VOTE. The webinar will cover companion ...