Articles by Kathryn Hall
How Can I Raise More Money with My 5K?
The 2016 Blackbaud Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Study gives us interesting insights into different types of fundraising events, like how to raise more with 5Ks.
A Nonprofit’s Guide to #GivingTuesday and End of Year Fundraising
To help you finalize your route to end-of-year fundraising success, here are steps to drive acquisition, cultivation, & participation, during the giving season.
What Can Our Past Tell Us About Our Future?
Here are some of the best ways to get started peering into your past to better understand – and even change – your future!
Five Ways to Ensure Your Event Makes Headline News
Walk into a coffee shop in any size town, and you will see a bulletin board chock-a-block with posters for [...]
4 Ways to Boost Retention Using Post-event Communications
With apologies to Yogi Berra for the mangled quote, in the world of peer-to-peer fundraising, an event ain’t over, even [...]
Raising Money Using Social Media: Five Ways to Support Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers
In 1860, the Pony Express was the fastest means to communicate from coast to coast in the United States. A [...]
Event Fundraising Contests That Will Blow Your Mind!!
Instead of asking participants to raise a [insert $ amount here] ask them to complete a series of tasks that will lead to them raising more money. A key point to remember is that these contests are about encouraging people to take specific actions, not always about the amount of money people raise. They work because we know that very successful peer to peer participants exhibit behavior that correlates to higher fundraising. They: