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4 Refreshing Ways to Update Donor Thank Yous

Brittany Brock January 19, 2016, by Brittany Brock

Let’s start with a hard fact. 65% of first-time donors don’t return to make a second gift. Why do you think that is? It’s because many nonprofits are making simple, yet powerful mistakes in thank yous, therefore a donor-organization relationship isn’t established or nurtured. It isn’t an obligation for donors to donate, but their donations are a[…]

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3 Ways to Promote Matching Gifts on Your Website

Hillary Skeffington November 30, 2015, by Hillary Skeffington

Editor’s Note: This week’s blog post is brought to you by Double the Donation's founder, Adam Weinger. Double the Donation helps nonprofit organizations and schools increase fundraising from corporate matching gift and employee volunteer grant programs.

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7 Must-Have Productivity Applications for #GivingTuesday

Hillary Skeffington November 09, 2015, by Hillary Skeffington

It’s that time of year again. Year-end fundraising campaigns are in full-swing and #Giving Tuesday is right around the corner. These last few months have proven to be the most crucial for nonprofits in terms of fundraising as donations revenues soar to unprecedented amounts in this last year-end push. This past year proved that these final months are an[…]

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4 Ways to Optimize Your Nonprofit Website for Year-End Fundraising

Hillary Skeffington October 26, 2015, by Hillary Skeffington

Around this time of year, nonprofits are in full-swing for year-end fundraising. With nearly 50% of all fundraising coming from the last 3 months of the year, it’s no wonder why nonprofits have a big push at the end. At Elevation, come October and November, we start getting questions from nonprofits on how they can optimize their websites for better[…]

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3 Great Event Fundraising Ideas for Fall

Hillary Skeffington October 12, 2015, by Hillary Skeffington

Editor's Note: This week's blog post is brought to you by Donor Pro's Vice President of Marketing, Roy Cheran. DonorPro is a nonprofit software company that provides award-winning fundraising and donor management software for nonprofits all over the world. 

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