7 Steps to Nailing the Number 1 Key to Campaign Success

Trish Sissons NonProfits, Tips & Tricks

Stories connect and unite us, and telling your story authentically is a huge part of resonating with potential donors. But as your audience is inundated with more and more native content, the need to stand out and differentiate your campaign has become even more profound. It’s not a secret any longer that video holds the key to opening more donor doors. However, as campaigns become more saturated with video content, it’s not enough to include a video, you need to include good video.

Logan’s Battle With Lymphoma

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Logan was born premature and has dealt with a host of issues since his debut in 2007. In late 2014, he survived a double-lung transplant — a surgery that yields a 50/50 survival rate. His new lungs are thriving, but the anti-rejecting drugs he takes have given him post transplant lymphoma. Family friend Amy Valm started a crowdfunding campaign to …

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FundRazr Success Story: Aprons for Gloves [VIDEO]

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What does it take to get over 3000 people involved in a charity event and raise almost $400,000 in the process? Aprons for Gloves. Aprons for Gloves Boxing Association is a non-profit organization focused on providing community outreach through the sport of boxing. This Vancouver based organization has provided programs for at-risk women and youth that offer free mentorship and …

Crowdfunding Inner Wisdom

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Colleen McGunnigle has been creating imagery that sings to the soul since 1989. As owner and creative director of Design by Muse, Colleen co-creates with coaches, healers and soul-centered entrepreneurs, by designing logos and web sites to help them shine their light. Crowdfunding helped Colleen exceed her funding goal for her current creative project, Inner Wisdom Cards: Inspirational Card Deck. …

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Contributor Thank-You’s That Make an Impression

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In June of this year, research company Massolution reported that crowdfunding campaigns had already raised $5.1 billion in 2014; however, these crowdfunding projects were mostly businesses looking for startup capital and likely weren’t starting at zero, meaning organizers could offer substantial perks as incentive for contributors. And it worked. But what happens when you need funding for a non-profit? How …

Show and Tell [Crowdfunding Infographic]

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Telling a story that compels someone to take action means more than just writing a paragraph. It takes visuals to really grab attention and engage people with you and your cause! Crowdfunding campaigns that use images and video are twice as likely to succeed! Follow this infographic to learn what it takes to snap a great picture and create a …