The 4aGoodCause Blog

Learn about online fundraising, nonprofit marketing, donor retention and more.

How to create a great nonprofit video (on a budget)

How to create a great nonprofit video (on a budget)

Some argue that the written word is out and visual elements are in as the dominant form of communication (the “post-text future” as The New York Times refers to it). Videos are not only effective for corporate brands but for driving awareness and engagement for nonprofits as well. Animoto reported that consumers ranked video the […]

Read More

New in 4aGC – Build donor lists with ease

New in 4aGC – Build donor lists with ease

If you’ve been following our blog you might know that we are pushing to add more donor management capabilities to our platform this year, basically adding a donor CRM (customer relationship management) feature to 4aGoodCause. In a recent post, we announced the first step toward that goal, comprehensive donor profiles. Nonprofits using 4aGoodCause can use […]

Read More

6 ways to grow your online fundraising

6 ways to grow your online fundraising

There are lots of ways to grow online fundraising, but where to start? We have been compiling online fundraising ideas on our blog for many years; this post is a great one-stop-shop for you to sift through and strategize. Go ahead and click on the links within this article as they all provide additional tips, […]

Read More

How your nonprofit can host a giving day

How your nonprofit can host a giving day

Giving days have grown out of local communities coming together to crowdfund on a particular day. These 24-hour events work because they bring large communities together for a single purpose, for a short period of time and sometimes, there’s even a level of friendly competition involved. While participating in a larger community event can be […]

Read More

Anatomy of a great nonprofit website

Anatomy of a great nonprofit website

You have solidified a rockstar fundraising team and all the key players are in place to build up your nonprofit’s financial needs but what about the tools that you’ll use to support those needs? Enter your website. Your website acts as the face of your organization just as much as the people in it. It […]

Read More

Best practices in monthly giving – Q & A with Erica Waasdorp

Best practices in monthly giving – Q & A with Erica Waasdorp

Monthly giving programs can be a wonderful way to ensure your fundraising program sustains throughout the year. Although the concept of monthly giving is not new, the onset of subscription-based services, online giving programs and multiple digital tools make it easier than ever to provide this option to your donors. We spoke with Erica Waasdorp, […]

Read More

Webinar replay – 10 steps to online fundraising success

Webinar replay – 10 steps to online fundraising success

Join Ronald Pruitt of 4aGoodCause below in a replay of a recent webinar to learn actionable steps a small-to-midsize nonprofit can take to better engage potential online donors and raise more money online. In this webinar Ronald will guide you through: How to make your website donor-friendly Core components of a great fundraising email Building […]

Read More

How to raise your average online donation size

How to raise your average online donation size

Online donation pages make it easy for donors to contribute to your cause and with so many nonprofits taking advantage of this way to solicit funds, how can you earn an edge? A focus on telling your organization’s story through customized content and donation pages/forms is a start. Using online fundraising platforms that help do […]

Read More

New in 4aGC – The beginnings of a donor CRM

New in 4aGC – The beginnings of a donor CRM

We have been hard at work (as always) on improving our online fundraising platform. Our big push in 2019 is to add more donor management capabilities to our platform, basically adding a donor CRM (customer relationship management) to 4aGoodCause. We are working to give the good causes that use our platform easy-to-use tools to help […]

Read More

How Lacrosse the Nations engages the lacrosse community as volunteers and fundraisers

How Lacrosse the Nations engages the lacrosse community as volunteers and fundraisers

Lacrosse the Nations (LtN) is a wonderful nonprofit organization that unifies the lacrosse community to improve education and health while creating opportunity and hope for children across the world. Javier Silva, the Executive Director for the Lacrosse the Nations, shares his experience with the organization and how they work with lacrosse teams, coaches and players […]

Read More

Previous Posts
More Posts

Want to raise more money online? Get in touch.