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Year-End Fundraising Guide: Social Media Game Plan

Year-end fundraising used to be all about events, direct mail and soliciting major donors. But year-end fundraising is moving into the digital age. And social media’s importance is growing every year. According to the 2017 M+R Benchmarks study, nonprofits are seeing incredible growth in their social media audiences. Nonprofits saw 23% audience growth on Facebook. […]

Transitioning Your #GivingTuesday Campaign to End of Year Fundraising

2017’s #GivingTuesday was a huge success. According to Huffington Post, donations were up 28% over 2016. This is impressive, when you consider the donor fatigue experienced in 2017 from an unprecedented number of recovery and relief efforts from natural disasters and national tragedies. On Razoo, 22,365 donors raised $3,558,479 for 2,029 nonprofits. But, now that […]

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5 creative ways to thank #GivingTuesday donors

Want to know a BIG nonprofit secret? The key to getting donors to give again is to thank them! It’s true – when you thank #GivingTuesday donors, they’ll be more likely to return before the end of the year to make another donation. While Razoo gives donors a tax receipt for their donation to your […]

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The 4 Biggest #GivingTuesday Misconceptions

#GivingTuesday is a day of global online giving that aims to lift up charitable organizations. This year, it takes place on November 28th. It seems like a simple enough premise, but at Razoo we hear a lot of #GivingTuesday misconceptions that lead to nonprofits not participating. And so, in this post, we’re going to tackle […]

15 Creative #GivingTuesday Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits

We’ve compiled 15 creative #GivingTuesday fundraising ideas to help you find last-minute inspiration for your #GivingTuesday campaign! From matching grants to wacky challenges, we’ve got a definitive list of angles that make #GivingTuesday campaigns stand out from the crowd. 1. Local Business Showdown One of the easiest and most effective ways to have a successful […]

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Razoo Ranked Top Most Popular Nonprofit Fundraising Software

Razoo was named second overall in a 2017 study by Capterra of the Top 20 Nonprofit Fundraising Software. This marked the first time Razoo was included in the study, which looked at the best nonprofit donation management software enabling simple, safe and secure online payment processing. The ratings are based on a number of factors […]

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Top 5 SCARIEST #GivingTuesday Mistakes

After what seems like an endless summer, fall is finally here! The leaves are changing color and crunch underfoot outside, the weather is getting cooler, and trick-or-treaters are getting ready for Halloween tonight. And that means #GivingTuesday is creeping up! #GivingTuesday is under a month away, on November 28th. And for some Halloween fun that […]