Entries by Adam Weinger

Top Secrets to Year-End Giving Success [Infographic]

The end of the year is a crucial time for nonprofits. After all, over 25% of total charitable giving takes place between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. If you’re not sure how to kick your fundraising strategy into high gear this holiday season, we’ve got the tips you need! Just check out MobileCause’s fact-packed year-end giving […]

9 Essential Elements of Successful Email Sign Up Forms

Email marketing is lauded year after year as the most effective digital marketing strategy. In fact, email is 40 times more successful at acquiring customers than either Facebook or Twitter. To top it all off, email marketing delivers a $38 ROI for every $1 spent. However, enjoying the spoils of a 3800% ROI only comes […]

Top 8 Nonprofit Technology Consulting Firms — Reviewed!

Note   Ready to work with a nonprofit technology consultant? Download our free resource to help streamline the process! For nonprofits of all sizes, technology is crucial. Especially as your organization grows in scale, you’ll need to find software solutions to help you manage donor information, market your campaigns, and track fundraising data. And those […]

7 Disaster-Relief Fundraisers Using Matching Gifts to Raise More Money

The past few months have seen some of the worst natural disasters in recent memory strike. Between the earthquakes in Mexico and the hurricanes in the Caribbean and southern parts of the United States, there are so many regions and people in need of help. If you’re considering donating to a fundraising campaign that’s sending […]

4 Ways You Can Raise Money and Support Victims of the California Wildfires

This post was last edited on 10.10.17 at 3:07 PM EST. On Sunday night, fires ignited in Northern California in areas including Napa and Sonoma. According to CNN, these massive wildfires (in excess of a dozen) have already destroyed more than 1,500 homes and commercial buildings as well as covered approximately 120,000 acres and continue […]

5 Tips to Keep Your Giving Tuesday Momentum Going Year-Round

According to data reported by Blackbaud, Giving Tuesday 2017 has yielded at least a 28% increase in online giving over 2016 campaigns. In 2016, Giving Tuesday yielded over 168 million in donations. This figure does not include the amount of volunteer hours that were also provided to nonprofits due to the initiative. Remember, a volunteer […]

8 Storytelling Tools to Boost Donation

Human beings like stories. We are exposed to them from the moment we are born and learn how to connect with and learn from others through storytelling. Although everyone is not a natural born storyteller, everyone does have the ability to tell a good story if given the right tools. Developing storytelling skills is essential […]

Raiser’s Edge: 5 Critical Pros and Cons (You Need to Know!)

If your nonprofit is considering implementing Blackbaud’s Raiser’s Edge as your all-in-one fundraising solution, you’ll inevitably have a lot to think about. While a number of nonprofits have made Raiser’s Edge (and its newest iteration, Raiser’s Edge NXT) their Blackbaud software product of choice, like any software, Raiser’s Edge comes with a number of advantages and […]

Blackbaud CRM: 5 Ways to Know If It’s Right for You

If your organization is considering upgrading to new constituent relationship management (CRM) software, the well known product Blackbaud CRM might be toward the top of your list. While Blackbaud is known for having a wide range of versatile nonprofit software products, Blackbaud CRM is a unique solution designed specifically for established organizations with highly expansive […]

Salesforce for Nonprofits: 5 Features You Need to Know

A popular solution for for-profit businesses, Salesforce has earned its place as one of the most comprehensive CRM software options on the market. With so many companies relying on it for sales, marketing, and more, you’re probably familiar with Salesforce to some extent—but did you know that your nonprofit can take advantage of the full […]