• How to Run a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

    How to Run a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

    Crowdfunding is a way to fundraise for a specific cause, expanding your reach to excite and motivate a broad base of typically smaller donors. Running a successful crowdfunding campaign takes calculated effort and attention, and after working in fundraising for five years with the largest arts-based fiscal sponsor in the country, I picked up a…

  • Before You ‘Chip In’ On, Read This

    When you decide to make a charitable contribution, you want to make sure as much of your money as possible is going to the right place and being used to actually support whatever it is you’re trying to support. But while we’ve warned you about flat-out scams relating to charity donations, there’s another element to…

  • Pre-Sort Your Donations Before Charity Stores Reopen

    If your boredom-fighting activities during the first few weeks of sheltering in place included major decluttering efforts, you know what the later weeks have meant: Having to look at piles of all your ready-to-purge donations sitting around your house, waiting for charity stores and donation centres to reopen.