Peer-To-Peer Fundraising: A Crucial Part of Your Non-Profit Funding Strategy

If you are unfamiliar with the term "Peer-to-Peer Fundraising" you are not alone. The 2018 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Study conducted by NonProfit PRO reveals that 40 percent of non-profits do not utilize peer-to-peer fundraising because they do not have enough knowledge, while 26 percent of them do not even know what peer-to-peer fundraising is.  Although the term might …

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Getting the Next Generation of Donors Onboard

Sometimes it feels like the world of social media has made competition fierce for smaller non-profits. Large and established organizations might have the upper hand with name recognition, but they are often lagging behind with younger generations.  These next generation of younger and more active citizens wants to know exactly how their donation will make …

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3 Best Practices for Using Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

In 2017, peer-to-peer fundraising programs raised nearly $1.45 billion. If you haven't given much thought about this method of fundraising, then you're losing out on a great opportunity to fund your organization. It basically involves asking for donations from your supporters who can invite their friends, colleagues, and family members to join the cause. But for …

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3 Creative Ways To Encourage Peer-To-Peer Fundraising

     Peer-to-peer fundraising is a powerful tool, and one of the things that makes it so powerful is that it relies on the ingenuity of many people instead of just a few to come up with all the fundraising ideas. Once you have many individuals coming up with fun runs and novel challenges, you …

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Simple Ways to Boost Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Online

Fundraising can be a scary topic for many nonprofit organizations. We value the work we do and the services we provide so highly, that we oftentimes are nervous to ask for money! But securing donations allows us to keep providing amazing support in our communities. As social media fundraising becomes a stronger platform for raising …

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The Benefits Of Using Peer-To-Peer Fundraising

You might have heard of peer-to-peer fundraising. You might have heard that it is when donors make their own fundraising campaigns which then raise money on your behalf, making it a type of multi-tier crowdfunding for nonprofits. It's been used by such heavy hitters as the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation and the American Cancer Society. That's impressive, …

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How to Accept Donations Online Through Crowdfunding

Peer to peer fundraising has become increasingly popular in recent years. Many of us have seen the success stories: examples of how crowdfunding for nonprofits can raise revenue that's greater than that of any traditional charity event. Furthermore, crowdfunding can bring your organization a great marketing reach: you may be able to reach donors outside …

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The Benefits of Controlled Peer to Peer Fundraising

In a world where keeping up with the latest technology can prove challenging, your nonprofit shouldn't also worry about the dangers of peer to peer fundraising. When expanding your donor base is key to the longevity of your organization, relying on volunteer fundraisers to collect donations from their networks is a necessity. While expanding your …

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The Different Types of Fundraisers: Part 2

Continuing our overview of effective fundraising for nonprofits, here are some more ideas that successful organizations have drawn upon to solicit donations. Silent auctions – The classic silent auction arrangement involves setting up a bunch of tables at a site and inviting attendees to place bids on each item by jotting their name and bid …

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The Different Types of Fundraisers: Part 1

Nonprofits vary widely in the orientation of their activities. There are nonprofits for nearly every cause imaginable: animal rights, child literacy, amateur sporting events, anti-hunger initiatives—the list is endless. What most nonprofits do have in common, however, is a chronic shortage of funds. It seems as if there are never enough resources for mission-critical tasks. …

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