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5 School Fundraising Ideas You’ve Likely Never Thought Of 

Find success with these engaging fundraisers It can be difficult for schools to constantly come up with fun, unique fundraising ideas. It takes a lot of time, preparation, and planning to host a successful fundraiser….

Peer-to-Peer Fundraiser Toolkit and Templates 

A Guide to Creating the Perfect Assets for Your Ambassadors  A comprehensive fundraiser toolkit is an essential part of your nonprofit’s peer-to-peer campaigns.  These toolkits help volunteer fundraisers get their individual or team fundraising pages…

GiveSmart Superhero support teams

Stronger Together: The GiveSmart Teams Set You Up for Success in Every Scenario

GiveSmart’s suite of fundraising, events, and donor management platforms is full of its own superpowers, and investments in the technology are continuously improving to functionally meet your needs as a nonprofit. Within the last few…

Donor Retention Guide Turtl

Your Go-To Guide for Donor Retention 

Engage, Entertain, and Keep Your Donors Coming Back   With the average cost of getting a new donor being 5x greater than retaining an existing one, you need a plan for retaining your donors for the…

Nonprofit Fundraising Trends

We surveyed hundreds of organizations—nonprofits supporting animal welfare, health and human services, arts and culture, and the environment as well as K-12 schools, universities religious institutions, and others—to get a better understanding of their experiences…

GiveSmart’s Impact Report

It has been a milestone year at GiveSmart, and our team is excited to share more about what our nonprofit partners accomplished! GiveSmart is honored to power thousands of schools, associations, and nonprofits. This report…

5 Stats for Better Donor Retention

Retaining donors is tricky business! In an ever-shifting atmosphere of fundraising, the data in this infographic can guide your organization’s retention strategies to keep donors coming back for your mission. We’ve compiled this resource to help…

Nonprofit Ultimate Buyer’s Guide

There is no shortage of options when it comes to fundraising and donor management software. As online fundraising has been a growing technology for some time, an overlap in some basic features is expected.  It…

8 Nonprofit New Year’s Resolutions

How many fundraising resolutions do you have? One? Two? Three? More than five? No matter how many you have, we want to help you fulfill those resolutions! Ringing in the new year often comes with…

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Year-End Fundraising Appeal Templates

Messaging templates for fundraising success End-of-year giving can account for over 30% of annual giving. In the last few months of the year, use this messaging guide to copy, paste, and edit easy, pre-made messaging…

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Recurring Giving Appeal Templates

Communication templates for fundraising success Recurring giving is a growing, year-round revenue stream option for nonprofits and schools. Did you know that recurring donors give, on average, $326 every year? Or that donors who set…

GiveSmart’s 2023 Annual Fundraising Calendar

Important Dates with Strategies to Steward Donors GiveSmart’s popular Annual Fundraising Calendar delivers the major holidays, recognized awareness moments, days of giving and connection, and fun days (mostly food-based) worth celebrating. Fill out the form…

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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