Starting a business is no simple task - it's tedious, methodical, and rigorous. But it is well worth it. Starting a nonprofit organization is no different. In fact, it's slightly more complicated. Fortunately for those of you thinking about taking the plunge, we have narrowed the process of starting a nonprofit into 8 key steps in order to make it less intimidating. … [Read more...] about How to Start a Nonprofit Organization
Facebook has now made it possible to add a donate button at the top of your Facebook page, in the bottom right corner of your cover photo. This call-to-action donate button also works well in mobile. … [Read more...] about How to add a “Donate Now” button to your Facebook page
Donor Attraction As a nonprofit, the main goal of your online presence is to attract donors and maintain your relationship with them. As such, you want to make sure your content, particularly on your main website, is attractive to the general public. We've assembled a list of tips to help make your online content even more conducive to donations. … [Read more...] about Nonprofit Content Tips
In addition to allowing you to ask your donors to cover processing fees, we have also added four new options to our embeddable donation forms. To begin with, you can now choose to disable recurring donations and donation dedications under "Advanced Setup" in your campaign editor. These options would no longer appear to your donors on your donation forms. … [Read more...] about New Features Update: Português & Additional Form Controls
We are happy to announce that we have added a new feature to our donation platform! Now, organizations can ask their donors to cover the processing fees for their donations. This covers the 2.9% + 30c credit card processing fee from Stripe or Paypal (this fee can be reduced for registered nonprofits), as well as the 1.5% platform fee. As a reminder, organizations only have to … [Read more...] about New Feature: Ask your donors to cover processing fees!