The prefect payment processor for peer to peer fundraising

Choosing the Ideal Payment Processor for Peer to Peer Fundraising

Time to re-evaluate payment processing at your nonprofit Some nonprofit managers are using this time to re-evaluate their organization’s infrastructure.  Whether it is video conference services, phone systems, web hosting or email marketing, now is a good time to explore alternatives before everyone returns to the office.  It is a unique opportunity that could cut … Read more

COVID-19 Impact on Peer to Peer Fundraising

COVID-19 Impact on Peer to Peer Fundraising

A friend of mine who is running the Boston marathon to raise money for his charity called to ask if people would still donate if the marathon is cancelled amidst the corona virus concerns. Unfortunately, many organizations are being forced to cancel their proprietary peer to peer fundraising events in this uncertain time. Normally, these … Read more

SWEET - Blue Sky Collaborative - School Fundraising Events

Alternative to Booster-Thon for Jog-a-thon Fundraising

ACHIEVE YOUR FUNDRAISING GOALS AND KEEP MORE GIFTS My father warned me about being pennywise and pound foolish.  Yes, an old cliche but one that is fitting to making a decision about fundraising software for your school jogathon. There are plenty of software options to choose from to support your jogathon. Most take huge fees … Read more

5 Tips To Engage Supporters For a Successful Fundraising Campaign

5 Tips To Engage Supporters For a Successful Fundraising Campaign

There are common best practices to set yourself up for success across multiple fundraising campaign types. Use the five tips below to ensure your next peer to peer fundraising campaign engages your supporters, creates new supporters and helps you achieve your fundraising goals. 1. Soft Launch Your Campaign Initially launch your campaign to a smaller … Read more

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DonorPerfect – Compare Donor Management Systems

Recognizing our partners’ success is a fun part of our jobs.  Please check out the details on how independent nonprofit organizations NTEN and Idealware partnered to conduct a comprehensive study of 32 fundraising solutions designed for small to medium-sized nonprofits, and DonorPerfect came out on top! Read on to see how to compare Donor Perfect … Read more

SWEET - Blue Sky Collaborative - Gala and Dinner Event Fundraisers

Evaluating Peer to Peer Fundraising Software – Part 1

Peer to peer fundraising continues to be a great success for non-profit organizations.  Due to its ability to raise donations from a wider pool of donors.  Whether proprietary events or do-it-yourself (DIY) campaigns peer to peer fundraising democratizes philanthropy.  One individual fundraiser can raise more money for your organization than one major donor.  One influence on … Read more

Peer to Peer Fundraising Software - Now Is The Time To Invest

Peer to Peer Fundraising Software – Now Is The Time To Invest

In a hyperbolic world, math is your best friend in determining the future of your event fundraising strategy. Especially in the area of whether to continue your event offline, with a generic platform or invest in peer to peer fundraising software. The math shows both older donors are giving more online and the millennial’s donation … Read more

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Easy To Use Online Fundraising Software For Your Fun Run

Are you planning your organizations next fun run? Small and medium-size organizations face even greater challenges than their larger colleagues.  Tighter budgets and less staff and limited time. Every minute saved for your (or unfortunately wasted) fun run becomes even more valuable to each team member or volunteer. Blue Sky’s SWEET! platform was built specifically … Read more

Dog Walk Fundraising Event

Easy to Use Fundraising Software For Your Dog Walk

Are you planning your organizations next dog walk or mutt strut peer to peer fundraising event? Small and medium-size organizations face even greater challenges than their larger colleagues.  Tighter budgets and less staff and limited time. Every minute saved for your (or unfortunately wasted) dog walk or mutt strut becomes even more valuable to each team … Read more