Category: Resources

#GivingTuesday Communications Schedule

Now that you know what’s coming… FREE #GivingTuesday campaigns… what’s next?! We have some helpful tips and materials we’ll be sharing over the next few weeks to help YOU begin promoting #GivingTuesday with your audience! First off, we’re excited to share with you our suggested Communications Schedule (that you can download and edit!) for the weeks leading up…

Fundraising Email Formula

Sometimes our hearts are in the right place, but the words just don’t come. We walk for causes because we care passionately about something and we want others to care too. However, the reality is that we all sometimes get writer’s block when it comes to sending that important fundraising email. For your upcoming walk, perhaps…

#GivingTuesday: Follow Up Email [samples]

There are three things you should communicate to your supporters the Wednesday after #GivingTuesday: Thank you, results, and/or we missed you. Each of these opens a door for you to continue the relationship with your audience and set the stage for your next effort—in this case, end of year fundraising. Sample Thank You Email Pro-Tip: Email directly from…

Promoting #GivingTuesday [samples included]

Now that you have your #GivingTuesday Campaign set up, promoting #GivingTuesday to your audience and community is imperative to stir up some excitement! Utilizing email and social media allows for a swift connection with little effort. And to simplify the process even more, we developed some sample posts and emails for your use. Social Media Posts Leading up…

#GivingTuesday Marketing Schedule

Tuesdays are key in the #GivingTuesday campaign. On each Tuesday in November, we recommend connecting with your audience both via email and social media to make them aware of your campaign and your goal. Below is our recommended marketing schedule for your #GivingTuesday campaign. If you set up your campaign after November 14, we suggest emailing your audience…

Equip Your Fundraisers

  Without support, non-profits could not exist. This is the reality organizations must work with in order to grow. But, how do you engage your fundraisers so that they become cheerleaders for your organization? Teach your participants Social Networking. Encourage your participants to use their social networks. Use social networking tools like Facebook, Twitter, and…

Fundraising Walk To-Do List

Did you know that the ideal start time for planning a fundraising walk is 24 weeks (or 6 months) before the event? How is your planning going? Many organizations recruit fundraisers through walks.  A fundraising walk is not only a healthy way for your participants to raise money for a good cause, but also a very…

Introducing YouSaveBabies!

Connecting Pregnancy Help Organizations with Local Support We are very excited to partner with Heartbeat International to bring YouSaveBabies into the world. YouSaveBabies.org utilizes Ministry Sync’s FundEasy platform to connect over 2,000 local pregnancy help efforts throughout the U.S. with local donors through personal giving pages. Ideas for a personal giving page—including no event or…

Custom Event Web Banners by Keener Marketing

Your event web banner is among the first things your registrants and donors will see. It is used on every web page and email from your event so it’s really important that your banner is well-designed. Since we at Ministry Sync think our gifts are better suited to make great event apps, we’ve decided to…