Category: Tips

5 Event Planning Tips!

The five years I spent event planning for a nonprofit came with a WHOLE lot of lessons along the way. I quickly learned what worked, and what didn’t! From estimating how much volunteer help I’d need, to how early I should send invitations, to what we could do to save money… I learned lesson after…

New FundEasy Feature: Private Fundraising Pages

New FundEasy Feature! We released a highly requested new feature within FundEasy! Your participants now have the ability to make their fundraising pages “private”. Ever had your participants request that their P2P Fundraising page be private? Maybe you have a fundraising participant that wants to keep a relatively low profile and not show up on the…

How to Increase Team Unity!

Do you work in a nonprofit? Chances are pretty good that you are blessed to work with a group of talented individuals with amazing and sacrificial hearts!  The world-changing work you accomplish every day can’t be done without a dedicated, passionate and unified team! It’s beautifully fulfilling and rewarding work… that can definitely come at…

Refresh Your Fundraising: 3 Event Types

Wondering what you can do to improve your fundraising strategy? Trying to inject some new life (or new events) into to your current fundraising schedule? These questions are part of the fundraising world’s ongoing challenge: how to sustain and improve your organization’s fundraising plan. A mark of a great development and event planning team is…

Making Space for Ministry

You are positioned for a valuable ministry impact. Not just in the work you do planning your Walk event, or designing that beautiful Fundraising Dinner invitation, but something else as well. When I first started working with a nonprofit organization, I fell prey to a common misconception. The misconception was that my only job was to…

Increase Impact & Save Time with Video!

Interested in learning how to increase your efficiency AND make your life a whole lot easier? Say hello to video! We have a FREE video resource to share with you to help you get started.  When we come across a tool that we think might bless and empower YOUR organization, we want to make sure…

How to Delegate: 4 Easy Steps

A few years ago, the morning of our nonprofit’s Walk Event arrived. I had planned for this fundraising event for months… and it was finally here! The weather was unseasonably cold and windy, and my runner’s leggings weren’t quite cutting it for the polar vortex that decided to hit that spring day! Perhaps because I…

Online Giving Triples Fundraising Income!

FundEasy makes organizing and executing our Walk for Life so much easier! (We have tried it both ways, believe me – FundEasy is better!) AND we raise more $ when we use their software… WIN, WIN!! – Melinda, New Beginnings Pregnancy Center Thank you, Melinda, for sharing your story! Using a platform like FundEasy can simplify your event planning…

Updates: A Key to P2P Fundraising Success!

Updates: A Key to P2P Fundraising Success! PICTURE THIS: As the Event Coordinator, you’ve recruited support, you’ve advertised your upcoming Peer-To-Peer (P2P) event (5k, Walk, Bowling, etc), you’ve booked the venue, recruited the volunteers and you’ve gotten the word out everywhere you possibly could. You have done EVERYTHING you know to set the stage for a…

FundEasy: The Power of Personalization

The Power of Personalization Peer-to-Peer Fundraising… it’s time to make it PERSONAL! Yes, you heard that right. Peer-to-Peer Fundraising is most effective when you make your fundraising efforts personal. And today, we’re going to show you how to do just that when fundraising with FundEasy! As we previously mentioned in our blog post about the power of…