There are many obstacles to overcome to become a master fundraiser.Read more
Hack your nonprofit's "elevator pitch" with visuals to attract donors more quickly and effectively.
It may seem hard to believe, but #GivingTuesday is almost here!
Now in its fourth year, Giving Tuesday has already become known nationwide as the anti "Black Friday".
Taking place the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Giving Tuesday taps into the backlash against the commercialization of the holiday season that has steadily built up over the last decade.
However you define them, major donors mean big business for nonprofits.Read more
Donors will tell you how they want to give. Your nonprofit needs to listen.
Before I ever began to realize my dream of helping nonprofits become lean, mean fundraising machines, I worked in the marketing department of a large publishing company that distributed to hundreds of markets nationwide.
When I joined the company, they were in the process of converting the advertising for these publications (a.k.a. the business bread-and-butter) from print to digital.
While most nonprofits can't enlist the help of Super PACs to raise millions, there are still plenty of fundraising and marketing lessons to learn from the current crop of presidential hopefuls.
According to the Federal Elections Commission, over $400 million has already been raised so far this election cycle by all candidates combined, including Super PAC funds.Read more
2014 StratusLIVE Online Workplace Giving Campaign Software Success
At StratusLIVE, we understand how critically important online workplace giving campaigns are to the United Way community. That's why we decided to check in with United Ways who had recently implemented StratusLIVE's Online Workplace Giving software.Read more