Corporate Giving Vendors and Their Importance In Fundraising

Billions of dollars of corporate giving revenue are left on the table each year⁠—largely through workplace giving programs such as matching gifts, volunteer grants, and more. In order to aid with closing the funding gap, more and more nonprofits are beginning to proactively target available corporate giving opportunities. And for many, that means equipping their

Read More
Q+A With The Experts: Matching Gifts and Higher Education

At Fundraising IP, we know a lot about matching gifts and how they go to elevate fundraising at institutions of all shapes, sizes, and missions. Here, we’ll focus on matching gifts and higher education organizations like colleges and universities. Unfortunately, research by matching gift experts reports that billions of available matching dollars go unclaimed by

Read More
How to Navigate Workplace Giving: Top Ways to Help Your Donors

Workplace giving programs are incredibly impactful forms of corporate philanthropy offered by thousands of businesses across the globe. These initiatives enable a company’s employees to have a direct say in their employers’ charitability—including the amount contributed overall and the specific organizations that receive funding⁠—through their own giving efforts. As a result, donors love partaking in

Read More
In this post, you'll learn three mistakes to avoid for your next capital campaign.

A capital campaign is a large-scale fundraising campaign that a nonprofit carries out over a set time period (usually several years) in order to bring in a large amount of money. This money is typically used to secure new equipment or construct a new facility, but is sometimes used for other purposes such as building

Read More
Corporate philanthropy statistics: top facts for any nonprofit

Corporate philanthropy is a powerful business practice that ultimately benefits nonprofits in significantly positive ways. Yet many organizations fail to realize the potential of these fundraising practices or even the extent to which they are available. That’s why we’ve put together this list of top corporate philanthropy statistics that will “wow” any fundraiser looking to

Read More
How To Kick Off a Workplace Giving Program At Your Company

Workplace giving is a favorite form of corporate philanthropy for the companies, employees, and nonprofits involved. These types of programs enable businesses to make the most of charitability and CSR (or corporate social responsibility) while encouraging team members to take an active role in their giving success. If you’re looking to launch a workplace giving

Read More
Learn more about developing a matching gift program with this guide.

Matching gifts are one of the most popular types of corporate philanthropy for nonprofits, donors, and employers. Thousands of companies⁠—of all shapes and sizes⁠—offer corporate matching gift initiatives for their staff. If you run a business that’s developing a matching gift program (or are still on the fence about the process), our simple, step-by-step guide

Read More
Improve your volunteer program's health with these program metrics!

Even when a volunteer program seems to be running smoothly, there can be major issues bubbling under the surface. Over time, as these issues accumulate, they can cause significant damage to your nonprofit organization. The good news is that there’s plenty you can do now to avoid common volunteer program pitfalls. Instead, plan to regularly check your

Read More
Explore these four ways that tech can elevate your year-end giving.

Year-end fundraising in 2021 was unlike any other year that your nonprofit has encountered in the past. The nonprofit sector was still feeling the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, even as some efforts slowly returned to “normal.” As we leave year-end giving and you evaluate your results, it’s clear that planning ahead for 2022 will

Read More
Learn more about our favorite nonprofit CRMs to help double donations with this guide.

Are you looking to get set up with a donor database for the first time? Is your organization seeking to upgrade from a basic system to a comprehensive management solution? Are you comparing various nonprofit CRMs to determine which is right for you? If you answered “yes” to any of the above questions, this resource

Read More
Learn about top peer-to-peer platform suggestions for your nonprofit with this guide.

Peer-to-peer fundraising is a popular form of social fundraising in which nonprofits equip supporters to raise money on their behalf. This can be a particularly profitable fundraising strategy that also allows nonprofits to connect with new supporters that may be exposed to their efforts for the first time. But to maximize results and reap these

Read More
Crowdfunding vs. Traditional Fundraising: A Quick Guide

Many nonprofits, schools, and other mission-based organizations rely on fundraising strategies to support their programming and day-to-day operations. As a fundraising professional at one of these types of organizations, you likely have a network of dedicated donors to help fund your mission.  Yet hosting the same old fundraising activities time and time again can lead

Read More