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Did you know that most DonorPerfect subscriptions include an integrated online donation forms product? If you didn’t, you aren’t alone. Today, we’re changing that! WebLink, our online forms product, is now called DonorPerfect Online Forms! You’ll see the name change in WebLink immediately. In DonorPerfect, the change is active this more »

How to Communicate with Millennials, Gen Xers, Boomers and Seniors

How to Communicate with Millennials, Gen Xers, Boomers and Seniors

One very effective method of maintaining your relationship with your donors is to really connect with them on an individual level. Since no two donors are exactly the same, the best way you can accomplish this is to group together like donors based on common characteristics.Donor Segmentation by GenerationThis process more »

3 Major Benefits of Fundraising Software Integrations

3 Major Benefits of Fundraising Software Integrations

DonorPerfect Fundraising Growth Platform seamlessly integrates with today’s most innovative tools, solutions, and services to help your organization achieve critical growth goals. Integrations include email marketing, accounting, prospect research, auction software, and more. Why Fundraising Software Integrations?Because we’re committed to giving you the very best. We believe that every feature, more »

#GivingTuesday Sets New Highs For Online Donations

#GivingTuesday Sets New Highs For Online Donations

Editor’s note: Updated as of 5PM on 11/29 Organizations using DonorPerfect saw a 47% increase over last year’s #GivingTuesday fundraising performance. Online giving increased 41.5% compared to 2016. Mobile and tablet devices were used for 35% of online donations.Past, Present, and Future of #GivingTuesday#GivingTuesday got its start in 2012, when a team of more »

DonorPerfect Reports That Measure Giving Tuesday Results

DonorPerfect Reports That Measure Giving Tuesday Results

How will you know if your Giving Tuesday campaign is a success? What is the best way to measure Giving Tuesday results? Decide now what to measure and put a system in place. It will make it easier to analyze the impact of your Giving Tuesday fundraising efforts. It will more »

How to Re-Engage Lapsed Donors in Your Nonprofit Organization

How to Re-Engage Lapsed Donors in Your Nonprofit Organization

A lapsed donor is one who has lapsed from giving for at least a calendar year. They are the most significant donors to focus your efforts on re-engaging since they have already demonstrated an interest in your organization. There are several ways to re-engage these lapsed donors. Here are some suggestions that more »

Release Announcement: WebLink is now DonorPerfect Online Forms

Release Announcement: WebLink is now DonorPerfect Online Forms

Did you know that most DonorPerfect subscriptions include an integrated online donation forms product? If you didn’t, you aren’t alone. Today, we’re changing that! WebLink, our online forms product, is now called DonorPerfect Online Forms! You’ll see the name change in WebLink immediately. In DonorPerfect, the change is active this more »

How to Use Text-to-Give Before, On, and Beyond #GivingTuesday

How to Use Text-to-Give Before, On, and Beyond #GivingTuesday

Whether you’re communicating socially or for business, texting is a surefire way to ensure your message is received. 90% of text messages are read within 3 minutes of being sent. More and more nonprofits are leveraging text as a quick and easy way to connect with donors. And on a more »

Giving Trends Reveal Fundraisers Face Steep Year-End Climb

Giving Trends Reveal Fundraisers Face Steep Year-End Climb

This article was originally published by The NonProfit Times. Overall giving was down 6 percent through the first half of 2017 as compared to 2016 as 5 percent fewer donors gave as compared to the first six months of last year. The slow start has placed organizations across the country in more »

3 Practical Tips to Track Your Giving Tuesday Donations in DonorPerfect

3 Practical Tips to Track Your Giving Tuesday Donations in DonorPerfect

Are you ready for Giving Tuesday? How much more effective would your Giving Tuesday fundraising materials be if they got to the donors who are most likely to give? It starts with having a healthy database of good information that helps you organize and track your Giving Tuesday donations. Here more »

What Augmented Reality Can Mean for Nonprofits

What Augmented Reality Can Mean for Nonprofits

This post was contributed by Wayne Elsey, founder and CEO of Elsey Enterprises.I think one of the great aspects of living in the digital world is that as I’m writing this and thinking ahead to next year, within a year’s time so much could happen in the advancement of technology more »

The Role of Advocacy as a Fundraising and Donor Engagement Strategy

The Role of Advocacy as a Fundraising and Donor Engagement Strategy

Fundraising and advocacy are enjoying something of a golden era thanks to the internet and social media, which make it easier and more affordable to get a message out and build a network and community than activists and fundraisers from previous generations could have dreamed. Effective donor engagement, which lies more »

DPCNC: Nonprofit Networking and Fundraising Strategy

DPCNC: Nonprofit Networking and Fundraising Strategy

Helping nonprofits raise more money for their mission has been our goal ever since we got started. Our primary method is via our fundraising software and associated products and services. We’ve extended that help by providing blog articles, Expert Webcasts and e-books to show how you can use DonorPerfect as more »

How to Attract Millennial Donors On (and After) #GivingTuesday

How to Attract Millennial Donors On (and After) #GivingTuesday

With #GivingTuesday’s social media slant, it’s no surprise millennials are more than ready to get in on the fun. Don’t let their affinity for avocado toast portraits, powdery rose hues, and novelty pet accessories fool you. This hardworking, hyper-creative, social-savvy generation can make serious contributions to your organization. Here are more »

5 Essential Nonprofit Growth and Sustainability Elements

5 Essential Nonprofit Growth and Sustainability Elements

This post was contributed by Wayne Elsey, founder and CEO of Elsey Enterprises. What do you think is one of the leading causes of suffering in the nonprofit sector? For me, I think I lot of it has to do with the fact that there are a lot of good more »

How to Create Your Giving Tuesday Campaign

How to Create Your Giving Tuesday Campaign

Are you participating in Giving Tuesday? If so, you’ll need to start creating your Giving Tuesday campaign, corresponding content, and communication plan now. Not sure where to begin? No worries. How to Create Your Giving Tuesday Campaign is a free guide that takes you step-by-step through this multi-faceted process. Get more »