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 […]

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: 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 […]

Email Fundraising

Here is a good article from Alan Sharpe about using email fundraising to encourage online donations.Sending an email with no links to follow is like mailing a direct mail appeal without enclosing a reply device or return envelope. Costly.Email fundraising only works when you inspire donors to go online. Online is where you get their […]