#NPPTrendingNow Ep 97: Is Text-to-Donate Right for Your Nonprofit?
July 26, 2019 at 12:39 pm

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: unqualified major donors, text-to-donate for your nonprofit and planned giving prospects. 

Putting Text-to-Donate to Work for Your Nonprofit
July 18, 2019 at 11:28 am

We can all agree there are so many ways to reach donors and ask them to contribute that it’s hard to pick and choose. If text-to-donate is a medium you are considering for fundraising, here is what you need to know to expedite your decision-making process...

How Mobile Fundraising Technology Helps Nonprofits Fundraise Better
April 17, 2018 at 12:04 pm

Nonprofits have been increasingly seeking out mobile fundraising technology companies to: conduct live auctions with text notifications for auction winners; allow for mobile payments at event check-out; send texts inviting guests to increase their offer when they are being outbid in an auction; save volunteers from conducting telephone outreach or tracking mailed RSVPs by transferring event invitations, ticket sales and registrations to an automated platform; and free nonprofit staffers from doing hours of post-event analysis by offering real time event checkout results...

Use Texting to Streamline Your Open-Enrollment Process
November 30, 2017 at 12:24 pm

There is a lot of time and money wasted in inefficient processes within a company. The best way to combat poor strategies is by working to streamline the processes and incorporate technology that can offer solutions...

Mobile Fundraising Technology Company Gesture Helps Nonprofits Raise $500M
October 26, 2017 at 12:34 pm

Gesture, a Chicagoland mobile-fundraising technology company, celebrates helping their nonprofit clients raise over $500 million through the use of mobile technology. The impact for nonprofit organizations who implement mobile fundraising techniques has been a game changer, allowing them to increase revenue while keeping up with growing fundraising challenges. Since 2011, Gesture has worked with over…

Apple Is Now Taking Donations for the Southern Poverty Law Center Through iTunes
August 21, 2017 at 10:40 am

Last week, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent an e-mail to company employees, stating his disagreement with President Donald Trump’s comments concerning the violence in Charlottesville. He indicated that Apple will make a $2 million donation to the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League, and said that users would soon be able to donate…

Don't Let Your Email Appeal End Up in Spam
August 15, 2017 at 10:30 am

For the last few months, we have been constantly talking about the sector’s changing landscape and how it’s leaning digital. There have been countless reports on the benefits of utilizing different kinds of technologies...