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6 Stats Nonprofits Need for Successful Event Planning

What is the best window for selling tickets before an event? How can you encourage donors to place more bids? What can you do to improve your donor experience? In this infographic, you can find…

Now more than ever, diversifying your fundraising strategy is crucial to capturing your donors’ attention and acquiring new donors. Your organization’s peer-to-peer, social fundraising volunteers, ambassadors, or champions—whatever you call them—can make an immense impact…


Adapting for Your Donors

Insights into the State of Fundraising and Technology The 2022 Fundraising Research Study measures technology adoption and use as well as its impact on giving and the donor experience. These study results track financial goal…

The Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford

$32,365 total raised 124 total gifts received from donors $261 average gift size “Within the first hour of our event, MobileCause paid for itself and then some. We raised over $13,000 after the first 30…

5 Stats to Inform Your Donor Communication Strategy 

Which channels inspire donors to give? How frequently do donors want to be contacted? Why do donors leave an organization? In this infographic, we answer those questions and more! As a nonprofit, it’s crucial to…

St. Saviour High School

188 total gifts received from donors $17,458 total raised through this event $93 average gift size “What drew me to [GiveSmart] was the ease of use. We don’t have an IT department, so I needed…

St. Augustine High School

$250,634 total raised 656 total gifts received from donors $381 average gift size for event Challenge Solution St. Augustine High School is a college preparatory school for young men in grades 8-12 in New Orleans….


United Way of Central Indiana

18% YoY increase in People’s Choice Voting Fundraising $11,800+ raised during their auction 1 platform “A guiding principle, both of the marketing team at our organization, but especially our finance team who does all of…

2022_Q2_GiveSmart ABC_Event Implementation Checklist

The Essential Fundraising Event Checklist: Implementation

The Essential Fundraising Event Checklist: Implementation will help you save time and execute a flawless event. Our comprehensive checklist pulls together important to-dos and action items for the months and weeks prior to your fundraiser,…

Wildlife SOS

$328,000 collected 392 recurring gifts $8,800 mobile subscribers “GiveSmart helped us collect more than $328,000 by making it easy for our donors to give in the moment from anywhere.”   – Kate Schnepel, Development Director  Challenge…

Virginia Tech Foundation

+800 gifts 200 gifts made via text 60% of gifts made on a mobile device “Text messaging proved to be just as important as our other marketing channels like direct mail and email marketing.”  –…

United Way of Salt Lake Engagement

$61,355 dollars raised 4,240 donors Challenge Solution United Way of Salt Lake needed to enrich its relationship with its Young Leaders, a group of young philanthropic professionals committed to reducing poverty and focusing on educating…


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