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Giving Tuesday doesn’t always have to be about the money

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a way to encourage people to do good. Last year, 34.8 million people participated in the Tuesday after Thanksgiving event, and gave an estimated $2.47 billion in the US alone. But Giving Tuesday is not just about giving money, it’s about giving back, in any way that you can. […]

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Campaign checklist: driving more donors to your online appeal

We love how creative nonprofits can be. Even in these COVID-times, organizations are rising to the challenge, pivoting campaigns, and embracing the world of digital fundraising. But it isn’t easy, particularly with so many organizations clamoring for clicks. For every success story, another organization is struggling to get its message out there. So, we put […]

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TikTok: Everything your nonprofit wants to know, but is afraid to ask

Everywhere you go these days, people are talking about TikTok —the latest surging social media trend. You’re probably wondering what it’s all about, and if your organization should be on it. We know there can be a lot of pressure when it comes to social media for nonprofits. There are so many platforms out there, it […]

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How to maximize your nonprofit’s social media fundraising

We all know that in digital fundraising content is key. But there is no point spending hours perfecting your post if it’s going to be forgotten a short time later. True, you could spend a fortune on paid promotion. But if you really want to make the most of your nonprofit’s social media posts you […]

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How to run a hybrid fundraising event

COVID has impacted our lives in so many ways the past 18 months. This “new normal” also brings change, change again, and more change.  This has been especially true in the world of fundraising. With in-person events canceled, fundraisers all over went virtual – with great results!  But what happens now that restrictions have started […]

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Ways to get ready for in person fundraising events

Just when you thought we were seeing the light at the end of the tunnel, the emergence and spread of the new Delta variant is starting to make us hesitate once again. It certainly doesn’t make event planning easy, but it is important to start thinking forward. The last year and a half or so […]

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Ways to say ‘thank you’ to your donors

Thank you. Two words that make a world of difference. It sounds pretty obvious. But you would be surprised just how many organizations don’t say thank you often enough, or worse, don’t say it at all. More than just good manners, it’s an important part of the relationship-building process. No donor should only ever hear […]

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thankQ USA Appoints James Walker as President

New York, New York, July 19, 2021 – thankQ USA, the North American distributor of thankQ CRM, announces the appointment of James Walker as the company’s President. Walker—who has an extensive background in executive leadership and nonprofit technology—will lead the company in its corporate strategy, client success, and product integration efforts. As a respected and […]

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Digital fundraising jargon at a glance

Looking to refresh your nonprofit’s digital fundraising strategy? No doubt you’ll be scanning the landscape for digital disruptions, evaluating progress against your KPIs, analyzing the CTC and CPC of your latest A/B split tests and calculating event ROIs. Sound confusing? It’s meant to. We all love to play a bit of buzzword bingo, but when […]

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Volunteer retention strategies that work

Now that COVID restrictions are starting to lift a bit, it seems like the right time to think about the role volunteers play in your organization. Whether it’s administrative support, event stewardship, skills-sharing, or mentoring, volunteering is an important part of most nonprofits. Never to be taken for granted, this post is all about developing a […]

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