This article offers five actionable pieces of advice for reaching more donors through mobile devices and peer-to-peer fundraising techniques. There are tips for pros as well as those nonprofits just starting out with mobile fundraising.
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Technology with a purpose. Our solutions grow communities, inspire audiences + scale impact so you can focus on what really matters. Grow your mission with a database focused on people, not transactions. Create donation forms, engage donors, plan events, manage memberships, and track volunteers all with the most robust cloud-based software made specifically for nonprofits. Pricing starts as low as $50. View Profile
Kindful is a cloud-based nonprofit software platform optimizing fundraising & donor relationships. Kindful does all of this without the gimmick of limitations. Kindful helps your organization increase fundraising effectiveness through all channels while providing tools that assist you in building stronger relationships with your support base. As a hosted solution Kindful provides a secure software platform accessible anytime & anywhere you have an internet connection. View Profile
Agilon's web-based donor management CRM solution helps mid to large nonprofits take their fundraising to the next level. A complete Donor Management System with integrated on-line donor portal and e-marketing, Agilon's ONE suite of modules seamlessly share information and manage workflow to improve your fundraising results. ONE increases your efficiency in managing relationships, contributions, memberships, events, capital campaigns, stewardship and more. View Profile
Thousands of nonprofits use DonorPerfect's all-in-one software solution to manage their fundraising activities and donor management. DonorPerfect offers a variety of fully integrated programs for every type of eCheck and credit card processing, including one-time gifts, automatic collection of preauthorized recurring pledge payments and online payments. Perfect for annual appeals, grant tracking, capital campaigns, online fundraising, special events, contact management and more. View Profile
Salsa CRM (was DonorPro CRM) is a powerful constituent management system that helps nonprofits build rich donor profiles, track every donation & interaction, cultivate major gifts, and report on all development activities. Drive donor engagement with mobile-ready digital marketing tools for email, social, and online donation forms. On average, Salsa clients see annual increases in donors (28%), donations (35%), and enjoy donor retention rates of over 74%. Schedule a live demo of Salsa CRM today! View Profile
DonorSnap is an easy to use web based donor/membership management system. The all-inclusive pricing includes extensive features, import/export, online forms/donations, and powerful standard/custom reporting. There are no add-on costs or long term contracts. $39 per month even includes unlimited users and up to 1,000 contacts in your database. See a free live demonstration of the software. Sign up today! View Profile
Little Green Light (LGL) is a web-based fundraising solution for development and advancement teams who want a full-featured constituent relationship management service at a great price. LGL offers donor and gift management, activity and event tracking, mail merge, task reminders, advanced queries, and reports. Includes support by email or phone, secure communication (SSL), and daily backups. LGL Forms is freely included, and with an integrated ProPay account, you can take online payments. View Profile
Trail Blazer's Non-Profit Manager is a complete, integrated solution for non-profit fundraising and donor management. Centralize your donor information to make targeted outreach a snap. It's easy to use, comprehensive, agile and accessible from any computer or mobile device. Track just about everything...donor relationships, pledges, donations, etc. Seamless integration with your website including online donations, event RSVPs, volunteer registrations and more. Call for a free demo today. View Profile
Vonigo is a donation pick up management and online booking platform that helps increase donation pick up requests and streamline non-profit operations. Vonigo offers a unified suite of configurable modules including: donor management, internal & donor-facing scheduling, pick up management, dispatching, routing, GPS, receipts, reporting, and more all accessible over the internet from any desktop or mobile device. Millions of requests have been booked and managed with Vonigo. View Profile
This solution provides users with donation management and fundraising capabilities that are necessary to connect with constituents and raise funds anytime, anywhere. Nonprofit and public sector organizations will be able to gain a true 360 degree view of their supporters through this robust contact management system that can track all kinds of constituents in a single database. This gives organizations the power to create smarter interactions with donors and stakeholders. View Profile
Servant Keeper will help you quickly and easily manage and communicate with your donors. Entering and managing many donors giving to multiple funds is a breeze and you will love how easy it is to email or mail end of year giving statements. Split contributions, recurring giving, pledging, online giving, text to give are all features of the Servant Keeper suite. Get your free demo and watch the donor overview video! View Profile
Price: $399 per Organization - Proven Feature Rich Software. Networkable, Unlimited Users and 1 year support with software updates included. BasicFunder assists in managing donors, prospects, memberships, tracking donations, issuing receipts, printing labels, letters, sending emails and supporting fundraising activities. Built for you to have all the tools you need, to do creative fundraising, and cultivate donor relationships, simply and affordably. Download a free trial today! View Profile
DenariOnline is a VERY SCALABLE and very AFFORDABLE, 100% browser-based donor management system with 100's of standard features as well as specialized modules for specific strategies. Add-on modules include: Advanced Direct Mail, Child Sponsorship, Missionary, Pledge-a-Thon, Web-site integration and Address Standardization, Credit Card, EFT and Premiums. All customers receive unlimited customer support for free. Support is the key and ours is second to none. Fast response time. View Profile
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Why pay thousands for your small non-profit's donor tracking software? Charity Ledger is a very affordable donor tracking and fund accounting package that a non-profit can use to track its various internal funds and donor activity. Maintains a donor database and generates user-defined letters, including acknowledgements for individual donations. Priced as low as $345, Charity Ledger is part of a family of fund accounting software trusted by financial professionals since 1986. View Profile
With Aplos you can easily create donation webpages and accept one-time and recurring donations online and track them in Aplos Accounting. Need more? Choose one of our donor management partners to ramp up your fundraising efforts. All with free unlimited support, account set-up and training. View Profile
Built to power donor-centric fundraising and data aggregation for large nonprofits like Wounded Warrior Project and Toys for Tots, CharityEngine's all-in-one platform features donation forms, email marketing, direct mail, multi-channel campaign management, events, peer-to-peer, eCommerce and more in a data warehouse style CRM with actionable reporting and business intelligence. Take a free demo and be inspired by what your team can do with seamless, cross-organization, data-driven technology. View Profile
NewOrg uniquely manages Donors & Development activities PLUS Volunteers, Clients and Program/Service delivery. Donor benefits include creating targeted campaigns, e-mail appeals, customized event calendars, online event registration & payment processing plus extensive custom reporting. Improve your fundraising results and reduce your operating costs by managing all your relationships in one solution. Learn more about NewOrgs integrated information management and how to become more sustainable. View Profile
"Save time and get more done, with fewer headaches." Easily keep track of your donors, donations and pledges - starts at $47.98. (No Accounting or Payroll) Customize your donor types and donor characteristics. Record source codes for each donation. Send out personalized letters, emails and text messages. Issue yearly tax receipts or one with each donation. Print receipts or send them by email as encrypted PDFs. Share data like web-based software without the monthly fee, using DropBox. View Profile
Simplify every aspect of running your charitable event! Sell tickets, Online, Mobile and paper-based bidding options. Manage contacts, track donations, create auction bundles and printed material. Eliminate check-in / check-in lines, store credit cards, write thank you letters and more. Simple, affordable and powerful event management software for any charitable organization including Schools, Churches, Community Service Organizations. Night of your event support, video tutorials and more. View Profile
GivingTools enables people to make a donation, pledge, buy an item, or register for an event. Low rates, no minimums, no cancellation fee, unlimited users. The system also tracks traditional gifts, generates emailed statements, produces clear reports that can export to Excel, and more. Appeals are on a securely-hosted, customizable giving page...or you can link to individual appeals complete with social sharing. Beautifully designed. View Profile
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