Category: Resources

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. For your upcoming walk, perhaps you need some inspiration or, if you are like…

#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 free #GivingTuesday Campaign set up for November 28, you need to promote it to your audience and community in order 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 have developed some sample posts and emails…

#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. (If you haven’t set up your free #GivingTuesday FundEasy page, click here.) Below is our recommended marketing schedule for your #GivingTuesday campaign. If you set…

Equip Your Fundraisers

Without supporters, 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 fundraisers Social Networking. Encourage your fundraisers to use their social networks. Using social networking tools like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube increase fundraising…

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…