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Fundraising

Why Fundraising Videos Are Your Top Marketing Tool

This guest blog is written by Stephanie Belsky, a content and community strategist, YouTube expert, and a social entrepreneur. Discover how the power of video captures attention and takes your campaign, and fundraising results, to the next level.


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Fundraising

5 Tips to Leverage the Calendar for Your Cause

Many causes famously use one month-long campaign in a year to conduct a majority of their annual fundraising. Here are five examples of organizations leveraging the calendar annually and tips for how you can apply these strategies to your own cause.


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Leadership, Management, & Culture

Why Tim Ferriss is Your Unofficial Nonprofit Mentor

Tim Ferriss is widely regarded as a pillar of success for business and entrepreneurial circles, but his expertise also touches the nonprofit world. His philosophies teach us how to master fear, overcome challenges, and sustain success.


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Fundraising

3 Ways Employment Data Can Increase Donations

This is a guest post by Chris LoPresti, one of the co-founders of TouchPoints, a Data-as-a-Platform company that helps organizations access high-quality data sources to locate all of the information they need to know about their donors. He shares useful ways to leverage employment data to raise more money for your cause.


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Classy News & Culture

Announcing the Classy 100

To celebrate growth mindsets and the success of our clients, we’ve assembled the Classy 100. This newly launched annual list reflects the 100 organizations that grew consistently on Classy in 2016.


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Leadership, Management, & Culture

QUIZ: What Kind of Leader Are You?

When you understand your own leadership styles and methods, you can be more self-aware of any associated pros and cons and identify ways you can manage your people more effectively.This quiz will help you understand the leadership styles you tend to employ.


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How Fundraising Software Enhances the Benevon Model

When you couple the Benevon model with fundraising software, it can amplify the model’s success for your organization. To help you understand how the Benevon model can work alongside fundraising software, we break down the four phases of the model and suggest ways you can incorporate software like Classy to power your success.


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