3 Reasons Why Nonprofits Need Technology

Fundraisers have been raising money, developing and executing campaigns and appeals, and nurturing relationships with donors for decades. Yes, that means before computers, before social media, before fundraising platforms and online giving. However, just because fundraising has been done without technology in the past doesn’t mean that it should be done without technology today. In fact, technology is essential to fundraising success.

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7 Tips for Motivating Your Fundraisers

The burn-out is real, especially in the nonprofit industry. Long hours, small budgets, over-worked employees – it all leads to diminishing motivation. However, there are plenty of ways to make sure that your fundraising team is feeling fired-up throughout the year. And a fired-up fundraising team is an effective and passionate fundraising team.

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How Millennials and Gen Z Are Changing Philanthropy

As Millennials and Gen Z continue to change the workforce, the economy, technology and consumerism, we did some digging to find out how they are also changing philanthropy. Because these generations are impacting our society in such dramatic ways, it’s important to know how they are affecting the nonprofit industry.

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3 Ways to Build Donor Loyalty

It’s a new year and it’s the time when many nonprofits start to look at how they can revamp their fundraising strategies. Donor attrition remains high in the nonprofit world, but by putting the focus on building donor loyalty you can start to see organizational growth and donor retention.

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4, 3, 2, 1… 4 Tips for Year-End Fundraising

The holiday season is a crazy one for everyone, especially for those in the fundraising and nonprofit sector. It’s not just about prepping for the new year, it’s also about prepping for the end of the year. One of the best times to launch of a fundraising campaign is the last week of December.

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9 Ways your Nonprofit can Encourage Giving on #GivingTuesday 2019

It’s almost time for another #GivingTuesday, and this year’s day of giving will take place on December 3. Whole Whale put together some predictions, statistics and facts for #GivingTuesday 2019 and we are looking forward to seeing the incredible impact that this giving day has this year!

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5 Benefits of Volunteering in Retirement

One of the most popular volunteer opportunities that individuals take part in is helping out at senior living facilities. The interaction is great for the physical and mental health of older adults. However, research has found that it is also beneficial for older adults in retirement to engage in volunteerism, as well.

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