Peer to Peer Fundraising

Reasons Why Switching Your Fundraising Platform Is Worth It

5 Reasons Switching Your Fundraising Platform Is Worth It

Switching to a New Peer to Peer Fundraising Platform has Never Been Easier Many nonprofits already have a peer to peer fundraising platform. Typically, the peer to peer system is a part of a more extensive, integrated donor management system. The primary benefit of an integrated approach is data management. But many integrated peer to peer … 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

Alternatives to Kintera

Virtual Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Six Feet Apart

Peer-to-peer fundraising six feet apart can breed innovation!  With so many peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns out there, nonprofits must create campaigns and experiences that stand out from the crowd. Why not use the current public health crisis to do just that? Create a new VIRTUAL peer-to-peer fundraising event Make a list of all the things your … Read more

Incentives Can Drive Peer to Peer Fundraising

Incentives Will Drive Your Peer to Peer Fundraising Success

Incentives significantly impact a Peer to Peer Fundraising Campaign by increasing participation, fundraising, and retention when done well. Incentives come in many forms. Products: A top fundraiser in a ride receives a bicycle or gear donated to the event. Branded/Promotional Materials: Fundraisers can earn SWAG for raising money. Cupids Undie Run ( #cupidsundierun) does a great job with … Read more

Cupids Undie Fun Run #morethanhope Fundraiser

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

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

GivBee Bluesky Partnership

GivBee Text Provider And Blue Sky Partner To Support Non-Profits

Blue Sky Collaborative is proud to announce a new partnership with GivBee a text to donate solution service. GivBee provides SMS texting solutions to non-profits and schools. Their powerful platform solution is simple and secure. Our SWEET! by Blue Sky peer to peer fundraising platform integrates with GivBee to support the needs of our clients.  Contact Blue … Read more

Gratitude Is Everything In Peer to Peer Fundraising

Gratitude Is Everything In Peer to Peer Fundraising

A time tested study by AFP reinforces a simple truth. Peer to Peer Fundraising personal networks creates greater giving. A person asking their peer for a donation drives a greater number of gift giving than direct communication from an organization to a donor. Because of this, you should have a plan to show gratitude for your … Read more

Top 5 Success Tips For Your Fundraising Event

Top 5 Success Tips For Your Walk/Bike/Run Fundraising Event

It’s prime time for event peer to peer fundraising season. The spring through fall timeframe is a great opportunity for organizations of all sizes to achieve their fundraising goals with events. Many of our clients rely on a fundraising walk, bike ride or run fundraising events.  We are often asked about the keys to a … Read more