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Membership-based organizations often struggle with dues collection because of payroll deduction issues and inadequate payment collection infrastructure among other challenging roadblocks That’s why these organizations need a reliable way to collect dues and other important payments so they can provide quality benefits and strengthen their membership retention efforts. In this guide, we’ll explain how to

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This guide will cover eight camp management features that help facilitate camp growth.

Improving your camp’s day-to-day operations is crucial, especially for providing the very best experience possible to your campers. However, monitoring and promoting the growth of your business is essential to continue to do what you love: making a difference in campers’ lives. It’s never too early to strategically plan your camp’s growth, and a key component of

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This guide will go over business best practices that nonprofits can use.

Nonprofit organizations exist in a different world from for-profit organizations—however, they share some key similarities. For instance, nonprofits solicit donors to make gifts to help further their cause; businesses solicit customers to purchase items or services to increase their revenue. Nonprofits seek out major donors and corporate sponsors; businesses look for investors. Although nonprofit rules do

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Whether you’re hosting a capital campaign, trying to increase major gifts, or looking to personalize your donor communications, wealth screening is an invaluable tool. However, many nonprofits are unfamiliar with the ins and outs of the wealth screening process. To clear up any confusion, we’ll answer all of your wealth screening questions so your organization

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In this guide, we’ll cover four key benefits of strategic planning for nonprofits.

Every goal needs a plan to get there, whether you’re trying to learn an instrument, scale a mountain, or enact positive change in your community. From fundraising to advocacy, your nonprofit engages in a variety of activities to make a difference in the lives of those you serve, but how do you ensure that you’re creating the

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If your nonprofit’s emails are getting lost in supporters’ inboxes or your organization isn’t seeing the results it used to, you may be thinking about exploring other avenues. But email is a staple of nonprofit marketing, so can you afford to move away from it completely? Should you? Is there another channel you can use to

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Matching Gifts and Matching Grants Double the Impact!

In today’s fundraising landscape, every dollar counts. And what’s better than the amount of funds your organization is currently receiving? If you could double that number! With the power of matching gifts and matching grants, that possibility can become your reality. In this blog post, we’ll explore how each of these dynamic donation match strategies

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In this quick guide, we’ll go over why and how to promote text-to-give at your next charity auction.

As a nonprofit professional, you’re constantly on the lookout for the latest and greatest fundraising ideas for your cause. Fortunately, as technology advances, many tools have emerged for engaging supporters, including text-to-give. Thanks to the prevalence of mobile phones in today’s society, text-to-give is a powerful addition to any fundraising strategy. What’s more, you can couple it

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Your nonprofit’s constituent relationship management (CRM) software is pivotal to your fundraising success. Your CRM houses all of your most important data and enables you to better understand donors, ultimately boosting gifts to fuel your mission. This makes it crucial that your CRM is comprehensive and tailored to meet nonprofit needs. That’s why so many organizations choose Salesforce

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In this article, explore ways to inspire generosity in your supporters and encourage them to give in-kind donations that further your mission.

Running a nonprofit means you’ll need to inspire generosity to garner monetary support from your donors. Then, you’ll need to manage your finances well to ensure that your beneficiaries receive the help they need. Although your supporters want to help power your mission, there are a multitude of reasons why they might not be able to make

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This article will discuss how you can engage a diverse live auction audience.

Imagine this—you’re experiencing a live auction event atmosphere that is bustling with excitement, energy, and enthusiasm. The auctioneer sets a quick, engaging pace that invites bidders to support the associated charitable cause wholeheartedly. You look around the ballroom and start to notice each guest seems to have their own bidding tendencies. Maybe one bidder seems

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In this post, we’ll examine four digital tools that will help you improve your healthcare organization’s fundraising efforts.

It’s been said that health is wealth. But for healthcare organizations like yours that are committed to improving how they serve patients and communities, pulling in fundraising revenue is a critical aspect of your operations. Not only does fundraising allow you to pay your staff, invest in new equipment, and maintain your facilities, but it also empowers

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What to know about POINT's corporate giving platform

We’ve written before about the importance of corporate giving vendors in nonprofit fundraising. One such platform is POINT. In this guide, we’re going to dive deeper into that solution and see what you, as a nonprofit fundraising professional, should know about it. Specifically, we’ll cover the following key points (no pun intended!): What is the

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In this article, explore how your organization can use technology to streamline the donor journey and make the donor experience better.

With advancements in technology, nonprofits have an incredible opportunity to revolutionize the way in which they engage with donors, cultivate relationships, and approach the donor journey. The donor journey is the path individuals take from initial awareness to becoming dedicated supporters. At a basic level, it encompasses the following stages: Awareness Consideration Decision Retention In this guide, we’ll

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This guide goes over how nonprofits can keep their employees motivated.

Working for an organization committed to social good can be fulfilling work. However, it can just as easily be draining, and even the most passionate employees are subject to burnout, declining motivation, and disengagement.  This is a problem that plagues both for- and nonprofit organizations, impacting their ability to make a profit and achieve their

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