Fundraising Online – HelpAFund.com

Another good site for fundraising online is HelpAFund.com which provides an easy way to raise money online while also integrating well with your social media efforts. If you are seeking donations online, Help A Fund makes everything quick and easy.

Facebook Donate Now Button

Facebook has rolled out a Donate Now button as a call-to-action option specifically for pages belonging to non-profit organizations. While some non-profit groups think Facebook should have offered a more comprehensive solution that handled all the details right on their site, the Facebook Donate Now button is actually a very powerful tool for nonprofits.Think about […]

7 Online Fundraising Tips

In this article offering 7 online fundraising tips, fundraising consultant Alan Sharpe uses the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to provide examples of the best online fundraising ideas. If you want to get your creative juices flowing and raise more money for your non-profit organization or favorite cause, it’s well worth reading.Seven Online Lessons in Fundraising […]

Four Online Fundraising Tips

When fundraising online, there are four words that your website must have to engage visitors and maximize donations. Obviously, the Donate Button must be prominently featured, but these 4 words are what you really need on your website.4 Words For Online Fundraising Success:SubscribeVolunteerJoinWatchOnline Fundraising – Are These Four Vital Words on Your Non Profit Fund […]

Fundraising Apps

With the rise of online fundraising websites, these fundraising apps for smartphones have become the go-to choice for many users. Apps for fundraising from Kickstarter, JustGiving, Razoo and others are an important part of how quickly and effectively you can raise funds for your cause.In this article, fundraising consultant Marcie Wagner looks at five of […]

Fundraising Online – GiveAsYouLive.com

Another great way for non-profit fundraising online is the website GiveAsYouLive.com which lets charities raise money when their supporters shop online. Voted the Best Giving Platform for 2013 by the Institute of Fundraising, this UK-based site enables users to find the best online price for an item with their comparison shopping engine and then automatically […]

Fundraising Online: EventBrite.com

Another website that’s part of our Fundraising Online series is Eventbrite.com, which makes it easy to sell tickets online or at the door for your event.  One of the difficulties with fundraising events is finding a simple method for processing ticket sales and Eventbrite provides multiple payment gateways for processing transactions.You can use Eventbrite’s own […]

Fundraising Online: FirstGiving.com

If you are looking into fundraising online FirstGiving.com is a great website for both non-profit groups and individuals to raise funds online for their cause. The site is completely packed with handy features like event registration, credit card processing, and instant fundraising page creation for new group members.FirstGiving.com started back in 2003 as a way […]

Fundraising Online: Causes.com

Another site for fundraising online is Causes.com, which started off as Facebook Causes back in 2007 as an advocacy and fundraising app. With 100 million users, Causes.com is one of the largest online platforms for social activism and – to some extent – online fundraising.The reason I say to some extent is because for all […]

Fundraising Online: MyWhereAbouts.co.uk

As part of our series on fundraising online, MyWhereAbouts.co.uk offers a great charity app based on GPS tracking. While the site is based in Great Britain, their charity app concept is simply brilliant. Once started, the MyWhereAbouts GPS tracking app will automatically send updates to Facebook & Twitter detailing your performance and location information during […]

School Box Tops Fundraiser

Many schools use Box Tops for Education (BTFE) as a way to raise more money. If your school does not yet have a Box Tops program, here are some great tips on how to get started and promote it.If you already have a BTFE fundraiser in place, there are some great ways to get the […]

Online Fundraising Email Strategies

Guest article by Alan Sharpe, President of Raiser Sharpe, a direct mail fundraising agency that helps non-profit organizations raise funds, build relationships and improve their online fundraising efforts.Your greatest challenge as an email fundraiser is your list. If your organization is typical, only 10% of the people in your donor file have given you their […]

Promo Fundraising

A new trend in easy fundraisers is promo fundraising or getting commissions on affiliate sales. Essentially, you are raising funds by referring new customers to businesses offering popular goods and services.Among the most popular are Internet service providers, long distance service, cellular phone service, credit cards, flowers, magazines, and other highly competitive markets. Instead of […]

Online Fundraising Tips

Here are some great ideas and online fundraising tips you can use to supplement your internet fundraiser efforts:Nine Reasons To Use Online Fundraising1. Increased ReachEmail makes it possible to contact supporters, family and friends from different geographic locations as opposed to those only within close proximity. Campaigns can now reach potential supporters from coast to […]

Nonprofit Fundraisers

Read this informative article by Jacob Ackart, an experienced participant in Nonprofit Fundraisers:In a time when public and private philanthropic funds are shrinking, non-profits are scrambling to come up with bigger and better fundraisers to get their share of a smaller pie. In this difficult development atmosphere, non-profits must get the most out of the […]

Nonprofit eBay Fundraiser

Another unique way for nonprofit groups to raise funds is by selling items on eBay. The world’s largest auction marketplace has some special guidelines for nonprofits to follow. Here is the low-down on starting your Nonprofit eBay Fundraiser.Nonprofit eBay Fundraiser AuctionThe program is called eBay Giving Works. There are two different fundraising approaches for nonprofits […]

Non-Profit Website Design

While it’s true that your non-profit website is the information center for your organization, and the way you let the world know about your programs and efforts, you may be missing out on one of the most powerful fundraising opportunities available.The Key To Fundraising Through Your WebsiteDesign and content – is that all there is […]

Online Fundraiser Ideas

Many groups are searching for easy fundraisers that they can do online using their own or a supplier’s website. Here are some online fundraiser ideas to consider that will work for your group.Easy Fundraisers Using The InternetAffiliate Marketing Fundraiser – New online fundraiser promoting consumer offers from great companies – Raise funds fast with an […]

Nonprofit Website SEO Tips

Here is a helpful article by SEO Copywriter/Consultant, Scott Salwolke, who has spent 20 years assisting charities and non-profit agencies about Nonprofit Website SEO.Few organizations would benefit more from search engine marketing than charities. And yet most agencies still seem content with simply having a website. They don’t seem to realize the potential a successfully […]

Donor Fundraising Articles

Here are our donor fundraising related articles grouped by category of donor management, donor recognition, or donation letters.Donor ManagementDonor Management Tips – Ten donor management tips you can use to develop your donor base – Why fundraising is equivalent to friend raising and what it means to your approach.Fundraising Management – Tips on maximizing capital […]