Entries by Adam Weinger

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Corporate Sponsorship for Your Run, Walk, or Ride Event

Most nonprofits are used to asking individuals for donations to support their run, walk, or ride fundraising events. But asking businesses to sponsor those same events can be just as important! In fact, IEG, an organization that tracks corporate sponsorship of charitable causes, projects that total sponsorship spending by businesses in North America alone will reach […]

DonorShops / Double the Donation Integration Guide

Does your nonprofit use DonorShops? Are you looking to incorporate Double the Donation’s matching gift information into your DonorShops donation pages? If so then this guide is for you. How does the integration work? DonorShops will display a Double the Donation widget after a donation or purchase is completed, on the Thank You or Order Review […]

4aGoodCause / Double the Donation Matching Gift Integration

4aGoodCause and Double the Donation have teamed up to help your online donors acquire matching gifts from their employers. How it Works 4aGoodCause clients can integrate Double the Donation’s search tool directly on the thank you pages of their fundraising campaigns. Donors can then lookup company specific matching gift information right after donating. After the donor […]

How to Measure Your Company’s Social Impact

Which statement has more impact? “We donated $300 to a charity who feeds the hungry.” “We fed a single mother’s family of four children for a week.” Data and numbers have more meaning when they tell a story. But with hundreds or thousands of employees at your company, it becomes infinitely more difficult to pinpoint […]

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Volunteer Grants

Did you know that one volunteer hour equates to about $23 for your organization? Of course, this may vary by state or location, but volunteer hours have a significant impact on the nonprofits they serve. Did you also know that those volunteer hours can have a large financial benefit to your organization if they come […]

Do Matching Gifts Inspire Employee Giving?

Are employees more motivated to donate to nonprofits if their employer is willing to match their gift? Thousands of companies across the United States offer this incentive to employees through “matching gift programs.” In fact, two-thirds of employers surveyed in America’s Charities’ 2015 Snapshot Report indicate they match employee payroll contributions. That’s a 62% increase […]

Boost Membership Engagement in 7 Steps

If you want to grow and maintain your membership program, you’ll likely spend a large chunk of your time planning and executing some sort of membership engagement plan. Unfortunately, because “membership engagement” is such a broad concept, it’s tough to get your strategy right on the first try (or even after many tries!). Lucky for […]

Fundraising Then and Now

Over the years, fundraising has improved dramatically by embracing technology improvements in every aspect of the fundraising process. More and more nonprofits and individual fundraisers are taking advantage of the amazing tools and strategies now available to them, but there is still much room to grow. In order to highlight the improvements that have been […]

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