Instagram adds fundraising to Reels to help nonprofits

Marion Steward

Glenn Gamboa AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Meta Platforms Inc., the social media giant formerly known as Facebook, plans to celebrate Earth Day by expanding its offering of fundraising tools and making them more easily available to 1.5 million nonprofits on its Facebook and Instagram platforms, including those […]

Creative Online Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits

Marion Steward

When conventional donation and fundraising streams dry up, it’s time to think outside the box. With COVID-19 changing the way we do things, virtual fundraising is an excellent way to boost your revenue. Unlike traditional fundraising methods, virtual fundraising is less expensive, less labor-intensive, and tracks easily. In addition, virtual […]

Economic Outlook for Nonprofits and Fundraising Is Cloudy

Marion Steward

NONPROFIT NEWS FROM ELSEWHERE A Minneapolis anti-hunger nonprofit that experienced skyrocketing growth in federal funding in recent years was raided by more than 200 law enforcement officers, with federal prosecutors citing lavish spending and little evidence of food being distributed. Aimee Bock, the director of Feeding Our Future, said the […]

5 Marketing Strategies for Nonprofits in 2022

Marion Steward

Traditionally, the marketing strategies employed by nonprofits have been dictated by funding demands. It’s high time that changed. Amidst significant losses in charity income, especially by small nonprofits (philanthropy dot com) due to COVID-19, this is understandably counterintuitive. However, many examples point out that nonprofit organizations need to be more […]