Monthly Giving

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 81: How to Improve Your Sustainer Retention
March 22, 2019 at 11:41 am

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: sustainer retention, artificial intelligence changing the nonprofit sector and a checklist for a new major gift program.

3-Step Solution to Sustainer Retention
March 19, 2019 at 11:20 am

In theory, monthly givers are an annuity—a bit of an upfront investment, yielding solid, steady returns for the foreseeable future. In practice, they are more of a garden—plant the wrong seeds or neglect care, and no amount of shoveling manure will recoup your investment...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 80: Monthly Giving Grows 18% in 2018
March 15, 2019 at 1:02 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: volunteer expectations, monthly giving growth and the Google Ad Grant application process...

Your Case for Monthly Giving Success: What You Need to Get Started
March 12, 2019 at 2:45 pm

What's the one thing that your organization can do to truly connect with your donors on a deeper level, lead to greater bequest giving and grow your sustainable income—all at the same time? If you guessed monthly giving, you're right!

The Average Sustainer Gift Is $35 a Month—That’s $425 a Year!
March 11, 2019 at 12:38 pm

It’s tax season. Phew, I just finished mine. It’s such a bear. The good news is that this also means last year’s giving updates are coming in. It is statistics season, and, of course, I’m always on the lookout for the latest statistics when it comes to monthly giving...

Grow Your Monthly Donors in 2 Steps
February 25, 2019 at 12:12 pm

As more organizations start monthly donor programs, it’s imperative to take these two steps to grow your monthly donors. And they’re much easier than you think! You’re probably already doing a lot of it, but you’ve not yet thought about it with your monthly donor hat on...

Plan Ahead to Get More Monthly Donors
February 18, 2019 at 12:30 pm

If you’re sending out direct mail appeals, include the “Make This a Monthly Gift” option on every reply form. It’s there, and nobody can take it away from you. When it comes to monthly giving, try to use as many opportunities in the year as possible...

Where Should Your Monthly Donors Go to Donate?
February 11, 2019 at 12:11 pm

Choices. Opportunities. There are so many ways for donors to give now—it can be overwhelming. Not just for donors, but especially for you as the organization. Text-to-give. Crowdfunding. Facebook. YouTube. Instagram? Donate buttons anyone? You worry that you’re losing out on funds if you don’t offer it all...