Razoo Spotlight: Fundraiser for Plaster House Raises $334K

Gail Gettler didn’t have any experience when she started a fundraiser, but knew she needed to help The Plaster House. The Plaster House is a nonprofit based in Arusha, Tanzania. The organization provides pre- and post-operative care for children in need of operable surgeries for which they may not otherwise have access. These include clubbed-foot corrections, […]

Donor Acquisition Dos and Don’ts

Donor acquisition is a puzzle most nonprofits struggle to solve — how do you bring in new, quality supporters without spending a ton of money? With attrition at an all-time high, donor acquisition is critical to fundraising success. According to DonorTrends, 99 donors are lost for every 100 donors gained. So, this means if you aren’t replenishing […]

4 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Prospect Research Like a Pro

This is a guest blog from Bill Tedesco, CEO and Managing Partner for DonorSearch, a company that provides wealth screening, philanthropic reviews, and online prospect research tools exclusively to the nonprofit market. Prospect research is exactly as it sounds: research that nonprofits gather on their donor prospects. Once you compile this information, you can analyze it to […]

Engage Your School with Team Fundraising

School Fundraising: Engage Your School with Team Fundraising There are a ton of benefits to creating a team fundraising campaign for your next school fundraiser. With the school year starting back up, it’s a good time to start planning your fundraisers for the year-ahead. It seems there is never a shortage of things to fundraise […]

Why Should My Nonprofit Participate in a Giving Day?

Giving days are a great way to engage new donors, raise funds and increase your social media engagement. There are hundreds of giving days across the U.S. each year. Chances are, there’s already one in your town. These events focus on gathering the local community together to raise funds for local nonprofits in a 24-hour period. […]

Sports Fundraising Ideas: Razoo’s Top 25 Sports Fundraising Ideas

25 ideas from the Razoo team to kickstart your sports fundraising efforts! From standbys like fun runs to outside-of-the-box sports fundraising ideas, we’ve got everything you need to keep your sports team funded! Sports can be life-changing for many. Organized sports teach children the value of teamwork, practice, dedication, and how to win and lose with […]

The Razoo Guide to Donor Engagement and Retention

Raise more funds for your nonprofit and meet your fundraising goals by focusing on one key strategy: improve your donor retention to keep more supporters engaged long-term. You do all the hard work to bring in new donors when you have an event, or a special campaign. But what happens next? Razoo has the scoop […]

Razoo Spotlight: An Everyday Philanthropist Bikes 108 Miles for Autism

Kenneth is biking 108 miles for Expandability, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunity for adults with autism. Kenneth DeGraff is attempting something he’s never done before: a 108-mile bike ride from Baltimore, Maryland to the sandy shores of Delaware’s Rehoboth Beach. And he’s taking on this impressive feat for a meaningful cause — helping autistic adults. Kenneth DeGraff on […]

Build a better Fundraising Website for your Nonprofit with Razoo

Your website is critical to your online fundraising success. Razoo’s fundraising websites are designed to help you raise more funds for your nonprofit. Your next fundraising campaign is right around the corner. You work hard developing a strong communications plan, a comprehensive multi-channel strategy that blends email outreach, social media and more. How much time […]