Peer to Peer Fundraising

Fundraising Volunteers: An Important Influence On Campaign Growth

Fundraising Volunteers: An Important Influence On Campaign Growth

All large Peer to Peer Fundraising events depend on a corps of dedicated and accountable volunteers.  Volunteer management is difficult but vital to growing a peer to peer fundraising campaign.  Fundraising volunteers generally fall into one of three categories. Leadership Staff support General support The first two groups will have the most impact on growing … 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

Peer to Peer Fundraising Super Groups

Massachusetts Top Under The Radar Charities: Elizabeth Stone House

This week’s Top Under the Radar Charity in Massachusetts is the incredible Elizabeth Stone House.  The charity partners with adult and child survivors of domestic violence and related trauma. Areas of focus include mental illness, housing instability, and substance misuse. The charity helps to achieve safety, stability, and overall well-being. Survivors learn skills, develop confidence … Read more

Benefits of Online Peer to Peer Fundraising

Benefits of Online Peer-to-Peer Fundraising For Your Nonprofit or School

There are many benefits of using online peer to peer fundraising for your nonprofit or school, making it more popular than ever.  A large reason for this popularity is organizations can achieve their fundraising and relationship building goals simultaneously.  The great news is online peer-to-peer fundraising helps any size nonprofit or school succeed. Your organization … 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

Walkathon Planning – How To List: Months 3 & 4

Months 3 & 4 of your walkathon planning focus on walk day details and driving up attendance. An important note on attendance – at this stage, driving up attendance may not be as important as maximizing the effectiveness of the existing registrants.  For example, we’ve had clients that had 600 walk participants who raised $165,000.  … Read more

Billy Starr is THE MAN in nonprofit fundraising

Billy Starr is THE MAN.  The undisputed king of nonprofit fundraising. Starr is the man behind the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC), the Super Bowl of American athletic fundraising events.  Look at the numbers: (from 1980: 36 Riders $10,200 Raised 1985: 472 Riders $250,000 Raised 1990: 980 Riders $1.3 million Raised 1995: 1,715 Riders $3.5 million … Read more