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5 tips for Fundraising Success during the Holidays

The holidays are basically synonymous with giving. So it’s no wonder that the Christmas season is the busiest time of the year for organizations and their fundraisers. People come up with a lot of creative ways to raise funds and spread the holiday spirit. Here are a few tips to push your Holiday fundraising a […]

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Non-Profit Tips: Plan Your Year-End Campaign in 7 Steps

It’s that time of year and here’s a great article from Network for Good on planning your year-end campaign. Step 1: Set a goal so you know where you’re going. Step 2: Figure out how you’re going to get there (hint: tell a great story). Steps 3-7: Map out the details. Plan Your Year-End Campaign in 7 Steps […]

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Recording Soft Credits on Akubo

You can associate a transaction (donation/sale) to another contact as a soft-credit.  This is useful for example when a donation is coming through an employee matching grant and you need to record the donation as coming from the employer of your donor, but you also want to record that same donation in your donor’s record […]

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4 Steps to Sending Videos Using Akubo

Online video is now the fastest growing form of advertisement. But reaching out to the whole world does not end with simply uploading your videos to sites like Youtube and then sharing them on Facebook. You need to constantly monitor and ensure that the intended recipients are aware of your promotional efforts. Typically organizations send […]

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5 Ways to Track Grants and Awards

Suppose your organization has a set of grantors – often a government department, corporation, a foundation, or just a natural person, and a set of grantees – often a person, natural (scholar, awardee, etc.) or juridical (a school, family, office, etc.). The challenges you have are getting the grant and showing how you use it […]