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This is a blog about online fundraising for non-profits. It includes DoJiggy product and company information as well as fundraising industry news and tips. We also highlight clients that are successfully using our software to help inspire others on their fundraising journey.

7 Holiday Fundraising Campaigns

7 Holiday Fundraising Campaigns

Let the joyous holiday season add a dose of creativity to your fundraising efforts. Holiday fundraising does not have to be boring, and indeed should be rewarding. Put on some Christmas music and be inspired by 7 holiday fundraising ideas with a fresh spin, and put your own magic into them.

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Organizing a Fun Run: Money Making Success in 13 Steps

Organizing a Fun Run: Money Making Success in 13 Steps

If you are working at organizing a fun run fundraiser, prepare yourself for a big adventure!

First of all, don’t kid yourself. Planning and executing any fundraising event is not a job for the timid. It’s hard work and, if it’s not done well, it can quickly become a nightmare. But, here’s the good news; when you invest sufficient thought, preparation, and energy into your project, a fun run fundraiser can generate huge financial and public-relations windfalls for your school or non-profit organization. In the end, you’ll be glad for every moment you spent wondering, “What on earth was I thinking!?

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10 Ways to Make #GivingTuesday Successful for Your Nonprofit

b2ap3_thumbnail_gt_logo6.pngWith fall in full-swing, year-end giving campaigns are also in full-on planning and execution modes. The final quarter of the year is one of the most important times for nonprofits to raise the critical funds for their mission.

One way to spread the word about your work, while raising money and awareness is to participate in #GivingTuesday.

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Three Tips to Help Simplify Your Fundraising

Three Tips to Help Simplify Your Fundraising

If yours is like many other nonprofit organizations, there’s a good chance you don’t have the resources you’d like. Perhaps your budget is a little lower than you’d hoped and your support staff is non-existent, but yet you are tasked with creating a successful fundraising campaign. 

Don’t worry! These three tips will help you simplify your startup fundraising.

 

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Increase Efficiency with Fundraising Software

Increase Efficiency with Fundraising Software

In order to be successful in your fundraising efforts, you must be efficient. That means minimizing resources, lowering costs, and maximizing results. A fundraising campaign of the past may have required an entire team to plan and manage your fundraising event – where today, you might be able to accomplish the same thing with just a few administrators.

That is…if you use the right fundraising software to help.Not only can fundraising software help your organization be more efficient (and save time and money), it will also create a much more positive experience for all parties: administrators, sponsors, participants and the general community. Never forget that you are making an impression on your donors with each interaction, so use a software provider that helps you to make the best impression.

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How to Select the Right Fundraising Software

If your nonprofit is hosting any kind of fundraiser, chances are you're investigating various fundraising software options to help you manage your fundraising event more effectively. But how do you know what software is the right one for your fundraiser? Before selecting your software, determine the type of fundraiser you plan to host. This will impact your decision. After all, different types of events require different features.

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4 Commonly Asked Questions When Planning a Fundraiser

4 Commonly Asked Questions When Planning a Fundraiser

Spring is a busy time for our customers – many are planning charity golf tournaments or summer walk-a-thons or a variety of outdoor fundraising events. As we’ve taken calls and assisted numerous clients with setting up their fundraising websites, we’ve found many people asking for additional fundraising resources. Because of these requests, we’ve put together a list of some commonly asked questions and available fundraising resources to help you plan your event!

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