Events

3rd U.S. Red Nose Day Makes Big Bet on Facebook Fundraising Tools

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is matching up to $1 million in donations made to the event through the social network. Source: Philanthophy Events

May 23rd, 2017|Events|

Daily News Roundup: Hillary Clinton Launches Political-Action Nonprofit

Also, the Trump administration expands the antiabortion "gag rule" on U.S. funding for global health programs, and the Obama Foundation reports ramped-up fundraising and hires a program chief. Source: Philanthophy Events

May 16th, 2017|Events|

Daily News Roundup: Trump’s Refugee Crackdown Hits Resettlement Charities’ Budgets

Also, nonprofits that hold galas at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate have reported a fundraising boost at events since the election, and the foundation building Barack Obama's presidential library opts out of traditional federal support for such institutions. Source: Philanthophy Events

May 15th, 2017|Events|

The Rise of DIY Fundraising

Nonprofits are stepping up efforts to help their supporters bring in new donors online. In this special report we give you examples of what's working, explain the tools you need, and provide guidance on how your charity can get started.  Source: Philanthophy Events

May 2nd, 2017|Events|

New Wave of Technology Expands the Power of Online Fundraising

A special report from The Chronicle explains how charities are stepping up efforts to help their supporters bring in new donors. We give you examples of what's working, explain the tools you need, and provide guidance on how your charity can get started.  Source: Philanthophy Events

May 2nd, 2017|Events|

New Wave of Technology Helps Expand Power of Online Fundraising

Charities are stepping up efforts to help their supporters raise money from friends. While the amount of money raised is still relatively small, the tactics help nonprofits expand their web of connections to potential donors. Source: Philanthophy Events

May 2nd, 2017|Events|

Free Tool Helps Nonprofits Draw More Social-Media Fans

Facebook’s CrowdTangle tracks the performance of all an organization’s social-media accounts, and savvy nonprofits can use the data to boost fundraising. Source: Philanthophy Events

May 2nd, 2017|Events|

Give Local Day Shrinks Significantly Following Last Year’s Tech Meltdown

Giving where you live remains the focus, but one year after Kimbia’s major tech failure, the scope of the event has shifted as some community foundations hold events on other days of the year and others migrate to different technology providers. Source: Philanthophy Events

May 1st, 2017|Events|

Daily News Roundup: Tom Brady’s Trust Gets Millions From Charity He Backs

Plus, the Bay Area property boom begins hitting Oakland nonprofits' pocketbooks, and this year's winners of the activism-honoring Goldman Environmental Prize are announced. Source: Philanthophy Events

April 24th, 2017|Events|

Daily News Roundup: How a Boston Bombing Survivor Pays It Forward

Far-flung donor support that helped her recover from injuries suffered in the 2013 attack inspired Brittany Loring to help victims of traumas that receve far less public attention. Also, the Pittsburgh Foundation reaps a Trump bump in giving, and Egypt frees a long-detained American charity worker. Source: Philanthophy Events

April 17th, 2017|Events|