Payment Gateways Compatible w/ SWEET! Peer to Peer Fundraising Software

SWEET! peer to peer fundraising software works with any of the following payment gateways.  We’re adding more all time so ask us if your gateway is not here. Paypal www.paypal.com Google Pay pay.google.com Authorize.net www.authorize.net Sage Payments www.sagepayments.com/ IATS www.iatspayments.com/ Acceptiva www.acceptiva.com BluePay www.bluepay.com Cybersource www.cybersource.com VANCO www.vancoservices.com/ AMG www.amgsecurepay.com/ OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES SWEET! software promotes our client’s brand and … Read more

Myra Biblowit discusses Leadership in the Nonprofit Sector

Myra Biblowit, President of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, discusses Leadership in the Nonprofit Sector There are so many challenges facing the sector today.  Increased demand for services, steep cuts in government funding,  fewer and fewer corporate funders, the list goes on…. Yet, some organizations, like The Breast Cancer Research Foundation are thriving because of … Read more

JRunners Raise Over $90000 in the 5K Run for Our Place

It’s always nice to spotlight our clients who make the most of their event with the SWEET! peer to peer fundraising software for A-thons. JRunners (http://www.jrunners.org/) did just that in a recent 5K Race where they raised over $90,000 for Our Place. The original fundraising goal was $75,000.  The keys to the success of this … Read more

Webinar Recording: Merits and Effectiveness of Online Fundraising

Here’s a link to a 40-minute webinar discussing the undeniable merits and effectiveness of online fundraising.  Whether you use the term ‘peer-to-peer’ / ‘personal’/ ‘friends asking friends’ this fundraising model will help your organization grow donation revenue. https://www.gatherplace.net/gp/jview.jsp?pf=82705188&confirmed=true Also, the Webinar also includes tips on how to get such a program started at your organization. … Read more

Study Shows That 35% of Online Giving Is Prompted by a Personal Ask

A recent study by AFP yielded some very revealing results about Personal Fundraising.  Whether you call it Personal Fundraising, Peer to Peer Fundraising, Friends Asking Friends, or Viral Fundraising it’s all referring to the same dynamic that involves supporters of an organization asking their personal networks to give. There are many interesting nuggets in the results from … Read more

Mario Marathon Raises Money for Children’s Hospital [LIVE VIDEO]

Mario Marathon Raises Money for Children’s Hospital [LIVE VIDEO]. Good idea.  In my quest to find new and effective fundraising ideas for you, I stumbled across Child’s Play Charity (www.childsplaycharity.org).  They run an event called Mario Marathon.  You can get the specifics on the event here http://mashable.com/2010/06/25/mario-marathon-2/#. The skinny is, the event is an “a-thon” type … Read more

Memphis Grizzlies Foundation donates $425k to 15 nonprofit organizations

The Grizzlies Foundation got it done. They raised over $26.1 million since 2004.  They funded numerous Memphis area organizations including the New Ballet Ensemble & School, Memphis Prep Program, Leadership Memphis, ArtsMemphis, the Memphis Child Advocacy Center and the Mid-South Food Bank. I know first hand (http://grizzliesbowlnbash.com/) that they really do care.  The Grizzlies Foundation continues to … Read more

Nordstrom Nonprofit Concept Store To Support Nonprofits

From 3blmedia.com and posted by Olivia Khalili an update on Nordstrom. http://3blmedia.com/blog/Olivia-Khalili/Want-Open-Nonprofit-Store-10-Guidelines-You%E2%80%93and-Nordstrom%E2%80%99s%E2%80%93Should-Follow Apparently, Nordstrom has a concept store in the works that will donate some portion of proceeds to charities. Couple things. All the socially responsible marketing campaigns and product sales in the recent past (RED, Pepsi Refresh, etc…) have been successful enough to make this … Read more