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5 Ways to Engage 20-Somethings in Fundraising Events

Millennials seem to be an untapped resource when it comes to fundraising efforts. The value they can bring to an organization is often times overlooked, sacrificing countless potential donations. 

Topics: Events

White Paper: A Twitter Guide for Nonprofits

Do you tweet? Do you know what a tweet is (be honest). If the answer is no to either of those questions, this new white paper from Salsa partner Media Cause is a must-read for you.

#GivingTuesday 2016

 

What is #GivingTuesday?

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that is held on the Tuesday following Black Friday and Cyber Monday. In five short years, the event has become the unoffical kick off event for end-of-year giving in the nonprofit industry.

 

Topics: Fundraising Social Media

#GivingTuesday: Social Media Fundraising 101


 

Utilize the Social Channels that are Best for You

Choosing the right social network begins with identifying your target audience and fundraising goals. But also think about which network falls most in-line with the way your organization naturally communicates. Does your organization have lots of updates or rapidly evolving work happening on-the-ground throughout the day? MaybeTwitter is a good fit for your nonprofit. Or if you work with lots of compelling people who are willing and able to articulate powerful, personal stories, maybe creating YouTube videos is a good place to start. 

Topics: Fundraising Social Media

#GivingTuesday: Building a Twitter Presence


Now that we’ve covered the basics, let’s move on to how you can establish your organization's presence as an authority in your industry area.

Topics: Social Media

#GivingTuesday: Twitter Basics

If you are new to Twitter and are considering creating an account for #GivingTuesday here are a few tips to help you get started. Let’s start with the basics – what is Twitter and why should you bother with it?

Topics: Social Media

#GivingTuesday: How to Write Epic Calls to Action

 

Topics: Fundraising Social Media

Like a Boss: Twitter Best Practices for #GivingTuesday

 

Topics: Fundraising

4 Nonprofit Organizations That Are Making Innovative Use of Mobile

How Should YOU Be Using Mobile? Let These 4 Organizations Be Your Guide

Topics: Marketing

Infographic: 9 Step Guide To Buying Nonprofit CRM

We get it! There are tons of choices out there and buying software can be a daunting task. Use this infographic to develop a game plan for when you begin to ensure you satisfy all of your organization's wants and needs.

[Guest Post] How Nonprofits Can Leverage Social Listening

A fresh point of view is always welcome here at Salsa. With that in mind, we like to include posts by guest contributors to talk about donor management and many other topics in the nonprofit sector. Today’s guest post about social listening is by Roz Lemieux of Attentive.ly.

Topics: Marketing

[Guest Post] Get More Out of Your Email List

A fresh point of view is always welcome here at Salsa. With that in mind, we like to include posts by guest contributors to talk about donor management and many other topics in the nonprofit sector. Today’s guest post about growing your email list is by Laura Packard of Powerthru Consulting.

Topics: Supporter Management Marketing