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Yard Sale Fundraisers for your Community

Yard Sale Fundraisers for your Community
Community yard sale fundraisers are common events in the spring and summer months. Spring is the season for cleaning out closets, basements, garages, and storage units to discover things that are accumulating dust. Why not take this great opportunity and not only provide a reason for people to get started on their spring cleaning, but… Read More »

Capital Campaigns: Supplement Major Gifts

Capital Campaigns: Supplement Major Gifts
Capital Campaigns: If you’ve been involved with nonprofits or fundraising for any amount of time, odds are that you know the 80/20 or 90/10 rule. The ratio changes from organization to organization, but the sentiment is always the same: 80% of your fundraising comes from 20% of your community. This is why major gift fundraising… Read More »

The Best Gymnastics Fundraisers for Teams

The Best Gymnastics Fundraisers for Teams
Gymnastics is one of the most popular sports in the world. It is a fun sport that supports agility and muscular development, along with building self-confidence. Many children start classes at a young age in schools, community centers, and private training centers. Gymnasts need to think about uniforms, equipment, competition travel, and expenses involved with… Read More »

Beer Fundraising Ideas for Charities

Beer Fundraising Ideas for Charities
Is your organization looking for a unique fundraising event to set your nonprofit apart from the rest and attract a big crowd? Well, look no further than a beer fundraiser!  Beer fundraisers are a great way to build community spirit, boost exposure for your organization’s cause, and pull in valuable donations. So why not sit… Read More »

Building Effective Committees for Nonprofit Events

Building Effective Committees for Nonprofit Events
We’ve talked about the many reasons why nonprofit events are a great fundraising strategy. But running successful fundraising events is not easy. Nonprofits need a strong framework to pull off a successful fundraising event. Creating an effective nonprofit fundraising committee is most often the first step to success. Create an Effective Framework for Fundraising Ideas… Read More »

4 Reasons to Perform Nonprofit Prospect Research

4 Reasons to Perform Nonprofit Prospect Research
The term research scares some people. It evokes images of all-nighters in the library in college and annotated bibliographies. You can’t really blame those who fear it. Here’s the thing, there’s one kind of research we should all welcome, especially nonprofit professionals…non-profit prospect research. Nonprofits do all they can to maximize funding, from curating an excellent… Read More »

How to Run a Chili Cook Off Fundraiser

How to Run a Chili Cook Off Fundraiser
Charitable organizations always look for new and better ways to find and motivate new supporters and donors. The best way to get people excited is often to host events or competitions that attract a large crowd. This is why chili cook off fundraisers are popular. They give participants a good opportunity to have fun and… Read More »

How to Plan a Zumba Fundraiser

How to Plan a Zumba Fundraiser
Are you looking for a unique fundraising idea? How about a Zumba fundraiser! Zumba is a fun Latin-inspired fitness dance that’s been gaining popularity in many gyms and fitness centers. Zumba fundraisers or zumba-thons can be fun and lucrative fundraising events. Benefits of Hosting a Zumba Fundraiser There are lots of reasons to host a… Read More »

5 Good Reasons to Host Fundraising Events

5 Good Reasons to Host Fundraising Events
While the primary mission of hosting nonprofit events is generally to fundraise, there are other essential reasons why fundraising events are so important for organizations. Let’s discuss other benefits and reasons why hosting fundraising events is a vital lifeline for any nonprofit or charitable organization. 5 Reasons to Host Fundraising Events, Beyond Raising Money Hosting… Read More »

Get The Most Out Of Online Event Ticketing

Get The Most Out Of Online Event Ticketing
A key ingredient to pulling off a successful fundraiser is how many tickets you sell. It’s essential to make the online event ticketing process simple and flawless so that your donors have a positive experience from the get-go. This positivity can then be carried on throughout the fundraising event to create maximum impact for your… Read More »

DoJiggy Supports Ukraine

DoJiggy Supports Ukraine
Like much of the rest of the world, we have watched the events of the last few weeks unfold in Ukraine with horror. DoJiggy is united with the people of Ukraine and the international community in condemning these horrific acts of violence against a sovereign nation and its people. Ways to Support Ukraine If your… Read More »

Fundraising for Museums: 10+ Creative Ideas

Fundraising for Museums: 10+ Creative Ideas
Museum fundraising is becoming more important than ever. Museums must focus their efforts on working with private supporters, museum members, friends groups, local communities, and corporate partnerships. Finding creative ways to succeed in museum fundraising while inspiring supporters can be challenging.  Beyond requesting donations, perhaps your museum will engage members of your community to help… Read More »

DoJiggy Now Integrates with Zapier

DoJiggy Now Integrates with Zapier
We’re excited to share that DoJiggy’s fundraising platform integrates directly with thousands of today’s most popular apps via Zapier. Zapier is an online automation tool that connects DoJiggy’s online and virtual fundraising platform with your other favorite apps and websites to automate daily tasks and make your life easier. So, You Haven’t Heard of Zapier?… Read More »

Hosting Successful Farm to Table Fundraisers

Hosting Successful Farm to Table Fundraisers
Food lovers have been relishing the latest trend of farm to table dining. Farm to table is as clean and straightforward as the concept cooks themselves use, of creating fresh meals using ingredients and resources from local farms. Ingredients are healthier, as they are not processed and contain fewer additives than most foods purchased at… Read More »

March Madness Fundraising

March Madness Fundraising
Welcome to March…the month where college basketball takes center stage as the NCAA basketball championship tournament kicks off.  During this month, basketball fans, college students, and general sports enthusiasts are all rooting for their favorite teams.  So don’t underestimate the significance of March Madness, it’s almost as popular as the Superbowl or World Series. Why not… Read More »

What are the Benefits Of Virtual Fundraising?

What are the Benefits Of Virtual Fundraising?
With Omicron and other Covid-19 variants rapidly spreading worldwide, many safety restrictions and precautions have been reinstated to keep everyone safe. Just as we were all starting to feel more confident about planning face-to-face fundraisers, we might be sticking to the safer option of virtual fundraising campaigns for the moment.  Often going online has been… Read More »
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