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Building The Plane: Virtual and Hybrid Campaigns in 2021

You don’t have to build the plane while flying it. Last year left many nonprofits scrambling to adapt to a virtual, socially distanced world. As things continue to open up, hybrid fundraising campaigns are trending….

Webinar: Sustaining your mission: What’s your recurring giving strategy?

You work hard to attract and inspire first time donors. Don’t let them walk away! Did you know that recurring donors give 42% more per year than those who make a one-time gift? And, a…

GiveSmart’s Ultimate Study Guide for School Fundraising

Host a successful school fundraising event with tips and tricks from GiveSmart.

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Webinar: #OutsideTheRoom Fundraising Success Episode 21 – Give Your Virtual Event Life

This webinar is being held on Thursday, March 18 at 3 p.m. ET   Virtual events are going to be everyone’s normal for a while yet.  How can you stand out in this crowded space? DIFFA…

Webinar: Standing Out in the Crowd – Virtual and Hybrid Campaigns in 2021

Virtual fundraising went from a forced pivot to standard practice over the past year. You have evolved so much of how you interact with your volunteers and donors. Hopefully, you found your footing in the virtual space, but likely…

Webinar: #OutsideTheRoom Fundraising Success Webinar Episode 20 – What’s Next in Hybrid Events

Camp One Step by Children’s Oncology Services This webinar is being held on Thursday, March 4 at 3 p.m. ET  Your fundraising season is just around the corner. With quite a bit of uncertainty, what’s…

Webinar: #OutsideTheRoom Fundraising Success Webinar Series: Episode 19 Working as Partners

Riley Children’s Hospital This webinar is being held on February 18 @ 10 a.m. ET  How do you find the time to get it done? What if your volunteers and supporters had the tools and…

Webinar: Foster Sponsor Relationships

You pivoted to success with virtual sponsorships. But, how do hybrid fundraisers change things? What can you do to ensure sustainability and future opportunities with your sponsors? We are sure you are finalizing proposals and…

Webinar: #OutsideTheRoom Fundraising Success Webinar Episode 18 – Formulating Your Success

Malvern Preparatory School This webinar is being held on Thursday, February 4th at 3 p.m. ET  We did it. Now what? Hear from Malvern Preparatory School on how they are using last year’s pivot as a…

Webinar: #OutsideTheRoom Fundraising Success Webinar Series: Episode 17 – Oxford Kids Foundation 

This webinar is being held on January 21 at 3 p.m. ET  You pivoted your campaigns. Now perfect your messaging.  Hear from The Oxford Kids Foundation on how they curated their communication to increase donor and volunteer engagement. As you finalize plans for your second…

Webinar: #OutsideTheRoom Fundraising Success Episode 16 – Humane Society of Utah

This webinar is being held on January 7th at 2pm CST Now that everyone is virtual for who knows how long, it’s time to up your game to build your donor base.   Humane Society of Utah…

Webinar: Debunking the Myths of Virtual Fundraising

Virtual Event Myth-busting We won’t raise as much. Our usual donors won’t be interested. Sponsors won’t get bang for the buck. We’ve heard all the myths, worries, and concerns. And we get it. We’re still…


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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.

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The Rotary Club of South Whidbey Island

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MicroFinancing Partners in Africa

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Hope Chest for Breast Cancer

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Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County