Category: Opinion Piece

7 New Year’s Resolutions for your non-profit

Well, it’s another new year and we’ve all resolved to get fitter, read more, learn a foreign language or get PADI-certified and go scuba diving with manta rays off the cost of Ecuador. So before January slips by completely, we thought we’d share with you our top 7 New Year’s  resolutions that every non-profit should… Read more »

Why we love small charities

With the FSI’s annual Small Charity Week taking place this month, which kicked off with ‘I love small charities’ day and the launch of their #ILoveSmallCharities campaign, the team here at Blackbaud thought we’d tell you why we love small charities too! There are so many reasons to love small charities, that it’s hard to… Read more »

How Charities Can Bridge the Fundraising Generation Gap

Not-for-profits need to be more multi-channel when engaging with donors and supporters It is perhaps no surprise to learn that the Mature age group (born 1945 or earlier) in the UK donates more to charitable causes than any other. However the not-for-profit sector might be interested to learn how much more – Mature donors give… Read more »

Top ways to raise money via email

Those tips on fundraising are still coming from our experts over at everydayhero. Update your email signature to include your supporter page link – ask your friends to do the same.  It is such a simple, free way to reach more people (aka potential supporters) with every email you send. Send an email out to your address… Read more »