By Rabbi Todd Berman We set a modest goal of $150,000 and crushed it raising $230,000. This enabled us to also receive another $450,000 in matching funds. Many friends and colleagues have turned to me asking how we did it. There are many articles on how to run a crowdfunding … [Read more...] about Why Our Online Crowdfunding Campaign Was A Success!
By Dan Illouz For nonprofits with limited resources it seems counterintuitive to prioritize crowdfunding. After all, the biggest dream of any fundraiser is for one person to donate enough to cover the entire budget. However, as important as grant requests and large donors … [Read more...] about Four Reasons why Crowdfunding should be an Essential Part of your Fundraising Strategy
By Michael S. Fischer Posted with permission from ThinkAdvisor Online donors gave 38% more to charity and made 18.2% more gifts during the last week of 2017 than in the final week of 2016, according to an analysis by The Chronicle of Philanthropy in partnership with Network … [Read more...] about Online Charity Gifts Spiked on New Year’s Eve: Analysis
By Avrum Lapin and Andrea Otto Crowdfunding has been heralded as the next “really big thing” in philanthropy. According to a recent Pew Research center study, 22% of American adults have supported a crowdsourced online fundraising project. Translation… more than $34 billion in … [Read more...] about Crowdfunding 101: Is it For You…or Not?
By Dan Illouz The world is changing and so is the world of philanthropy and fundraising. P2P (peer to peer) technology has revolutionized various sectors by cutting down the middleman and allowing people to directly interact between each other and provide good and services … [Read more...] about Fundraising in the age of P2P