Étiquette : Philanthropy

Flash Fundraising with Matt Scott, CEO & Co-Founder of CauseMic

How do you respond to a natural disaster or breaking news story that’s relevant to your organization? What can you do to plan and prepare for these opportunities? Matt Scott, CEO & Co-Founder of CauseMic, discusses his time at Team Rubicon and working with other nonprofits on these ‘flash fundraising’ strategies.

Resources & Links
CauseMic: https://causemic.com/
Flash Fundraising: https://causemic.com/flash-fundraising-101/

Source by The Generosity Freakshow

Ep. 9: Maher Arar from CauseSquare on Mobile Fundraising

Maher Arar was one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in 2007, he has a Ph.D. in wireless communication and is now the CEO at CauseSquare – a mobile first online fundraising company trying to help organizations raise money faster.

In this episode, Maher shares more about his entrepreneurial journey starting out selling popcorn as a child in Damascus, the importance and value of mobile when it comes to fundraising, and some challenges innovating and working in the nonprofit space.

Some books Maher recommends in the pod: To Sell Is Human, Nail It Then Scale It, Cause for Change, Dollar Dash, and Hooked.

Source by The Good Journey Pod

Ep. 6: Steven Screen from The Better Fundraising Company on Fundraising

On today’s episode, I geek out on fundraising with Steven Screen from The Better Fundraising Company. Steven shares from his many years of experience on how important the offer is, how to go about creating one that inspires donors to give, and weighs in on if direct mail is dead. Spoiler alert: it’s not.

You can learn more about Steven and The Better Fundraising Company at betterfundraising.com.

Source by The Good Journey Pod