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social good
Business, Technology, & Operations

BREAKING: Classy Reaches $1 Billion Raised for Social Good

We’re excited to announce today that, just over seven years since Classy’s launch in 2011, that nonprofit organizations on the Classy platform have collectively raised $1 billion for social good. Read all about our community’s journey together.

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Fundraising

3 Things I Learned About Recurring Giving From 115 Nonprofits

Brady Josephson is a charity nerd, entrepreneur, digital marketer, professor, and writer. He shares key findings from his joint study with Salesforce.org to offer nonprofits tips on how to improve their recurring giving program experience.

Fundraising

9 Harry Potter Quotes to Inspire Nonprofit Professionals

To help you recharge when you need it most, we collected a few favorite Harry Potter quotes (and paired them with self-care statements) that will have you feeling ready to conquer your nonprofit work in no time, confidence anew.

Crowd of people celebrating Kesem's Giving Tuesday success
Fundraising

$1.4M in 24 Hours: Kesem’s Path to Giving Tuesday Success

In 2017, Camp Kesem topped the Giving Tuesday charts again and was Classy’s number one transacting client on November 27.  Their continued Giving Tuesday success is no accident, but rather the result of careful planning and thoughtful strategy.

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Fundraising

Use Storytelling to Reach 56.52 Percent Year-Over-Year Growth

Not For Sale is a nonprofit that works to eradicate human trafficking. Last year, they saw huge growth after switching their main campaign type and focusing on storytelling in their fundraising. Read on to see how they did it and learn from their success.

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