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Turn your season of giving into a season of gratitude

Build these donor appreciation ideas into your year-end fundraising campaigns to make the most of the season of giving.

By Krista Berry (she/her)

November 14, 2023

5 fundraising ideas to start the year off strong

Discover five fundraising ideas you can prioritize today to help you get a heads start on successfully achieving your annual funding goals.

By Krista Berry (she/her)

February 28, 2023

Fundraising beyond GivingTuesday: 5 tips to maximize year end giving

Feeling the post-GivingTuesday blues? Find out why now is not the time to give up on year end giving and discover five ways to maximize your fundraising success this giving season.

By Krista Berry (she/her)

November 30, 2022

5 fundraising tips for 2021 giving season

For many nonprofits, 29% of annual donations happen between #GivingTuesday (November 30 this year) and December 31, and a shocking 11% of annual donations were reported to come in during the last three days of the year. In addition, many reports* show giving was at an all-time high in…

By Krista Berry (she/her)

November 15, 2021

Tips for individual giving in uncertain times

Pop quiz: Historically, what has been the biggest source of private giving in the United States? Is it corporations? Foundations? Nope. The answer is individuals. For over 65 years, individual giving has represented around 70 percent of total giving in the United States, and early reports are showing that 2020 saw increases in individual giving. A successful nonprofit has diversified funding streams, and individual donors play…

By Krista Berry (she/her)

April 1, 2021

How Candid listened to and is supporting our community of nonprofits

Candid gets you the information you need to do good. One way our team works toward this mission is by developing capacity-building trainings and workshops focused on fundraising, organizational sustainability, and leadership and management for our community of nonprofits. How are you? In early March…

By Krista Berry (she/her), David M. Holmes (he/him), and Elizabeth Madjlesi (she/her)

May 13, 2020