Data Security

5 Tips for an Ethical Digital Marketing Strategy
November 16, 2022 at 8:00 am

Digital and web marketing are excellent tools for promoting your nonprofit and reaching more potential donors. They also provide a path and a place where you can engage with the public on a deep level, building relationships and generating goodwill. However, it's becoming essential to do it ethically.

Nonprofit IT Security: 5 Inexpensive Ways to Secure Your Organization
November 11, 2022 at 9:41 am

If you're not concerned about data security as a nonprofit, you should be. Hackers tend not to deliberately target nonprofits the way they do manufacturers and financial institutions, for example. But a lot of hacking is actually automated and based on exploiting targets of opportunity, and a lot of nonprofit IT security is underfunded and unprepared.

Don’t Risk Your Donors’ Data: How Nonprofits Can Protect Sensitive Information
September 30, 2022 at 8:46 am

Nonprofits that fail to protect sensitive information risk exposing their donors’ personal information, and losing their trust and financial support along the way. But proactive steps — including data devaluation — keep valuable information out of bad actors’ hands and prevent data compromise

How to Choose an AI Solution for Nonprofit Fundraising
June 20, 2022 at 12:26 pm

One key technology that nonprofits must assess is artificial intelligence (AI). Forbes reported last year that “89% of nonprofit professionals believe that AI can make their organization more efficient.” 

Got Hacked? Your Donors Know It
March 7, 2022 at 1:00 pm

You know that digital media literacy and cybersecurity are vital. Nevertheless, hackers now use a new strategy specific to security, and it should give you pause. If you haven't made data protection your No. 1 priority, you’re placing your nonprofit at significant risk to be hacked.

Why Protecting Donor Data Is No Longer Optional
December 16, 2021 at 8:30 am

Data gets compromised and put at risk of being stolen or misused, including by nonprofits who haven't invested in cybersecurity. In short, we've reached a moment where the privacy lights are blinking red, and nonprofits must invest in cybersecurity. Protecting donor data is no longer just something nice to do.

Protect Your Monthly Donors
February 15, 2021 at 11:28 am

I’ve seen this happen several times in different ways. Donation platforms and donor base companies merge.