106 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

February 20, 2019
The internet is loaded with amazing free or low-cost tools and resources! Provided you set aside the time to explore and experiment, your nonprofit can use the tools listed below to significantly improve your web and email communications and your social media campaigns. Social Media 1. Buffer

[FREE WEBINAR] 10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small Nonprofits

February 19, 2019
Date: March 12, 2019 Time: 1pm EST Presented by: Heather Mansfield, Founder of Nonprofit Tech for Good Fundraiser for: Wildlife SOS (Donation Optional) Customized for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this webinar will highlight current trends in online fundraising. Online donations make up an average of 7-10% of a

How to Run Facebook Fundraising Ads: 5 Simple Steps

February 14, 2019
Brent Merritt is a digital strategy consultant at Metric Communications and blogger at The Caliper. His work is focused on nonprofits, advocacy, and public affairs. Digital fundraising professionals face a significant new challenge when it comes to fundraising on Facebook. How do you get your appeals in front of

Giving Trends in Mexico: Millennials and Gen Z Drive Rise in Online Giving

February 7, 2019
An Interview with Fanny Villiers, Directora General of Donadora – an official partner of the Global Trends in Giving Report (en español). 1) Access to the internet in Mexico has grown very rapidly over the last decade. How has this impacted individual giving to NGOs in Mexico? Is online giving growing

5 Ways to Protect Your Nonprofit’s Data

February 1, 2019
By Ryan Polk, a Policy Advisor at the Internet Society, where he is primarily focused on issues related to Internet trust. Odds are your nonprofit has amassed valuable data as a result of regular day-to-day activities like processing online donations; managing virtual staff or volunteers; or capturing details

10 Best Practices for a Successful Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Program

January 24, 2019
By Gary Wohlfeill, Director of Marketing at CrowdRise, who works with partners to develop highly engaging fundraising campaigns and leads the marketing team in developing the CrowdRise brand. The nature of why a supporter chooses to fundraise for your nonprofit is most likely a personal one. Whether

10 Steps to Improve Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Content Calendar in 2019

January 17, 2019
By Tereza Litsa, Social Media Manager at Lightful, a simple social media management platform for nonprofits. A new year brings new goals and now is the perfect time to plan your social media content calendar for 2019. A content calendar is the link between posting daily on