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Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation

$16,000 total raised $11,723 over original fundraising goal $229 average gift size “[GiveSmart] helped us raise 3X our original goal for our annual conference. We’ll definitely be using the platform again at our upcoming conferences…

Advocates for Children

$13,569 raised through peer-to-peer fundraising ahead of event 470 tickets sold “Using [GiveSmart] allowed us to easily contact ticket holders and donors before and after our scheduled event.”  – Renee Shields, Development & Special Projects…

The Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation

$1,000,000 collected 86% gift fulfillment $63,600+ donors engaged “As I sit there pedaling on the bike and see names scroll on the screen, I can see everybody that gives. I keep it in front of…

Alzheimer’s Society Summer Solstice Event

1,500 test messages sent 1,000+ participants 100% donors received thank yous Challenge Solution The Alzheimer’s Association hosts its annual ‘Longest Day of the Year’ Summer Solstice walk event. They needed a solution that could help…

Don’t Forget to Feed Me

$42,200 donations raised 555 donors (and counting) 25 recurring gifts “Stay true to the mission of your organization and ask people to give to specific needs. You will inspire more giving!” – Liesl Gray Manone,…

Big Picture Thinking

How GiveSmart best supports Ronald McDonald House of Central Ohio to better their donor and volunteer stewardship Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio (RHMC Central Ohio) first started using GiveSmart in the Spring of 2018…

Creating a bright, new future

How Pace Center for Girls found success in a few short months with virtual fundraising   In June 2020, Pace Center for Girls adopted GiveSmart as their fundraising management tool in response to needing a digital fundraising solution…

Strengthening your mission through modern fundraising

How having robust, varied solutions supported HOI’s success now and growth in the future Honduras Outreach, Inc. (HOI) works to improve the quality of life of the people in Honduras. They had a real need to both stabilize…

San Diego Case Study

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YMCA – National Case Study Story

How The YMCA partners with GiveSmart Since 2012, The YMCA and GiveSmart have worked together to raise money for initiatives such as new programs, facilities, and scholarships. This is a short case study examining the…


Make-A-Wish Colorado: Benefits of Implementing Fundraising Technology

This case study looks at Colorado’s chapter of Make-A-Wish and how they increased funds raised across eight campaigns in three years as they implemented best practices and GiveSmart’s fundraising technology.


Case Study: Cancer Kiss My Cooley

This case study looks at challenges faced before mobile fundraising technology offered a solution to a smaller, volunteer-ran organization. GiveSmart eliminated long lines, checkout chaos, and kept the event on schedule.


What our clients say

We needed a platform to make sales online and to track and display ads for our sponsors. GiveSmart was perfect. We ended up making close to $15,000 more than we had hoped for. Definite better ROI than we anticipated. The interface is easy to use and provides plenty of options to get help if needed.

Michelle M.

The Rotary Club of South Whidbey Island

Using GS has created ease in auction bookkeeping, payments, and generating post-event thank you/tax letters. While we were online during COVID, our interactions with our GiveSmart via phone, email, and zoom were seamless. A representative always got back to us within the day. I would recommend GiveSmart to anyone doing a large online event.

Julie G.

MicroFinancing Partners in Africa

GiveSmart is highly flexible - you can use it for [a] simple registration and check-in, to full-scale galas with complex order forms, onsite upsells, live auctions, seating management, and more.

Jamie F.

Hope Chest for Breast Cancer

GiveSmart is easy to use and ideal for virtual events and can be used for in-person events to manage the silent auction, seating charts, and check-in to the event. Being able to use the platform for unlimited events within the contract year is very useful and being able to add other users and volunteers for different levels of access is helpful as well.

Dawn L.

Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County