5 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Participate This #GivingTuesday

This year, Giving Tuesday falls on December 1st. This annual day of giving comes third in line after Thanksgiving, following Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Charitable giving on Giving Tuesday has grown every year since the movement began in 2012. Since 2012, online donations made on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving have increased by nearly 500%. […]

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How to Use Social Media to Recruit Donors and Volunteer

With “bite-size” information and almost instant delivery, social media is becoming a key player in recruiting both volunteers and donors for nonprofits. Here are some tips to keep in mind when reaching out for support on social media. Keep potential donors or volunteers informed Share your news – Regularly update your followers on your accomplishments, […]

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Keep Your Vital Volunteers

Volunteers are essential to the ability of nonprofits to execute their mission. While volunteer recruitment is often the top priority it is equally important to focus on volunteer retention. Here are some volunteer management best practices from ESC consultant Terry Hamacher’s workshop, the People Factor, focusing on best practices for volunteer retention. Orientation is a […]

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