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Featured Fundraising Technology Posts

Latest Fundraising Technology Posts

How can you capture donor data that will help boost your fundraising efforts? DonorPerfect uses codes that you can customize to track fundraising solicitations, categorize donors, monitor receipts that need to be sent and more. Codes are awesome because they help you build a better relationship with your donors in more »

AFP’s New Initiative Educates and Empowers Women in Nonprofits

AFP’s New Initiative Educates and Empowers Women in Nonprofits

The Association of Fundraising Professionals has launched the Women’s Impact Initiative to address the challenges women in nonprofits face due to lack of equity and access at their organizations and in the sector as a whole.  Through awareness, education, safe spaces, and conversation, the Women’s Impact Initiative aims to create more »

5 Details to Turn Event Attendees into Essential Donors

5 Details to Turn Event Attendees into Essential Donors

Your nonprofit hosts fundraising events primarily to fund whichever campaign you’re engaged in at the moment. There’s something about the passion of a live event to encourage donations and a renewed sense of community the way an online donation form simply can’t match. But fundraising events also give your nonprofit more »

Release Announcement: Managing GDPR Requirements in DonorPerfect

Release Announcement: Managing GDPR Requirements in DonorPerfect

Nonprofit organizations worldwide depend on DonorPerfect to protect the data privacy of donors and constituents wherever they may live. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) standards, set to be enacted on May 25, 2018, are intended to ensure the data privacy and security of citizens of the European Union and more »

Release Announcement: New DonorPerfect Workflow Improvements

Release Announcement: New DonorPerfect Workflow Improvements

Does it feel like there is never enough time to get everything done? Nonprofit professionals are increasingly stretched thin trying to meet the demands to tighten budgets and cut costs. That’s why we’ve implemented some smarter workflows within DonorPerfect so you can work more efficiently to carry out your mission. more »

4 Questions You Should Ask Every Time You Send An Email

4 Questions You Should Ask Every Time You Send An Email

Email is crucial to your efforts to engage your donors, supporters, and the community at large. An effective email strategy can help your organization raise money, activate supporters, advocate for your cause, and thank the valuable donors that keep your organization thriving. To succeed with email marketing, you need to more »

DP Community – A Year In Review

DP Community – A Year In Review

A year ago, we began our journey to create DP Community as a one-stop resource to find information and training specific to using DonorPerfect, and provide a way for you to manage your account. The vision was to have a place for us to connect with our customers in a more »

WHAT’S NEXT IN NONPROFIT TECH?

WHAT’S NEXT IN NONPROFIT TECH?

Join DonorPerfect for an engaging Philly Tech Week 2018 Panel presented by Comcast. Register here.Panelists: Jon Biedermann (Vice President, DonorPerfect / SofterWare) Chris Jacobs (CEO, Communally) Maggie McCullough (CEO, PolicyMap)Moderator: Dan Rhoton (Executive Director, Hopeworks)Nonprofits throughout the Philadelphia region have an opportunity to distinguish themselves by incorporating technologies designed just for more »

How Shelter Partnership Engaged Donors and Raised Major Gifts

How Shelter Partnership Engaged Donors and Raised Major Gifts

With data from DonorPerfect and DonorSearch, and a process led by Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Shelter Partnership engaged donors and successfully raised Major Gifts to fuel their mission.This post was contributed by Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc.View the recorded webinar: How Shelter Partnership Raised Major GiftsThe S. Mark Taper Foundation more »

New Release: Customize Online Donation Forms and Crowdfunding Pages

New Release: Customize Online Donation Forms and Crowdfunding Pages

It’s the height of the spring event season. Are your forms ready? Even if you aren’t ready, our most recent release of DonorPerfect Online Forms will help you get there quicker! Our new html editor makes it easier to customize your online donation forms. You can drag and drop images, more »

Release Announcement: DPMobile Improves Mobile Fundraising App Features

Release Announcement: DPMobile Improves Mobile Fundraising App Features

As a fundraiser, having access to your DonorPerfect system from your iPhone, iPad and Android devices is an essential part of your fundraising toolkit. With this week’s release of DPMobile, it’s even easier to access the critical data you need and have it provide the same level of verification as more »

Raise 3x Your Goal with Nonprofit Crowdfunding from DonorPerfect

Raise 3x Your Goal with Nonprofit Crowdfunding from DonorPerfect

DonorPerfect’s debut into nonprofit crowdfunding was especially exciting due to its launch being marked by the stellar fundraising success of Chicago Coalition for the Homeless. Associate Director of Development and Marketing Claire Sloss was an early adopter of DonorPerfect Crowdfunding. From managing the Coalition’s website and social media channels to more »

Your Fundraising Events Technology Checklist

Your Fundraising Events Technology Checklist

Tech tools can help you tackle biggest aspects of your event by saving you time, keeping you organized, and giving your guests easier ways to engage.Make sure you’re prepped for success at your next event with the 8 top tech tools you’ll need to run your next great fundraising event.1. more »

The Nonprofit Leadership Workbook for Women: Download Now!

The Nonprofit Leadership Workbook for Women: Download Now!

As a national conversation takes place around women’s issues, the surprising lack of gender diversity in nonprofit leadership has come to light. While about 73% of all nonprofit employees are women, only 45% of nonprofit CEO roles are held by women. When it comes to pay, women nonprofit CEOs make more »

Release Announcement: Post Gifts From DonorPerfect to QuickBooks Online

Release Announcement: Post Gifts From DonorPerfect to QuickBooks Online

How do you balance the need to support your donor engagement efforts with the need to track funds and reconcile bank deposits? It’s a scenario that just about every nonprofit faces – the dreaded double data entry. You track gifts, pledges, contacts and other important constituent information in DonorPerfect. This more »