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101 Charity Auction Item Ideas
October 22, 2021 at 1:15 pm

Putting together an auction is a lot of work. Even the “easy” items take work to procure. Your committee may have lots of ideas for items to go after, but if you’re lacking in the creativity department, check out FrontStream’s list of 101 awesome auction items. Download the FREE eGuide today to help your nonprofit find creative item ideas for your auction!

How to Build a Great Email Strategy for Your Peer-to-Peer Fundraising
October 22, 2021 at 8:45 am

Establishing a strategy for your peer-to-peer fundraising email communications is critically important. Of course, when you have a lot to do, taking time to think about strategy might seem like a luxury. But keep in mind that there’s no point in sending emails just to send emails. They need a purpose.

The Importance of Self-Assessment
October 22, 2021 at 8:10 am

Employees who self-evaluate are typically happier, more committed, more productive, and more loyal to the organizations they serve. A tool that can be used for self-analysis is a SWOT Analysis (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats).

Nonprofit Software: Determining the Return on Investment (ROI) for Core Solutions
October 21, 2021 at 5:37 pm

Is your nonprofit seeking to increase efficiency and build capacity? Use this guide to help evaluate whether a streamlined software solution that manages your nonprofit’s core activities—such as accounting, CRM, and fundraising—will offer a good return on investment and enable you to maximize your impact on the communities you serve.

End-of-Year Fundraising & Marketing Workbook
October 21, 2021 at 5:12 pm

Download this End-of-Year Giving planning workbook to help you organize what you learned from last year’s campaigns, decide what strategies you want to employ for this year, and set your sights on your goals for the coming months.

CDR Fundraising Group Wins Gold With Toys for Tots' Year-End Campaign
October 21, 2021 at 12:59 pm

Historically, due to a mandatory quiet period after Christmas, Toys for Tots did not resume development efforts until the spring. As a result, retention rates have been declining over the past three years, which makes end-of-year mailings critical to the organization.

Why Nonprofits Are Leaving Facebook
October 21, 2021 at 12:55 pm

Did you know 90% of Facebook users live overseas? That's just one reason why nonprofits are increasingly looking for alternatives to Facebook. At some point, I anticipate that there will be increased shifts away from the platform. Here's why.

Nonprofit Toolkit for Selecting Peer-to-Peer Software
October 20, 2021 at 12:09 pm

The success of your peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns and events depends heavily on the software you use. The how-to guide and interactive online tool in this free kit will help you find the right software for your nonprofit!

4 Unique Ways To Create a Virtual Fundraiser That Stands Out
October 20, 2021 at 11:59 am

By relying on tools at your disposal and tapping into new and accessible resources, you can launch all kinds of quick fundraisers to promote online campaigns. Here are four creative online fundraising tips that could help you make the most of your virtual fundraising ideas.