Fundraising 101: How to Get $67K More from New Donors

Fundraising 101: How to Get $67K More from New Donors

July 5th, 2018 / Gena Dellett / 0 comments

If any organization knows how to ask their base for ongoing support, it’s National Public Radio. No matter the station, you are guaranteed to hear a local NPR staff member or volunteer ask for your “sustaining pledge” of support during a fund drive. And it works! Public Radio Knows All About Stewardship Blackbaud’s Target Analytics […]

New CiviCRM Extension Provides Personalized Links for Emails

Data Maintenance Made Easy: New CiviCRM Extension Provides Personalized Links for Emails

July 3rd, 2018 / Gena Dellett / 0 comments

Americans were already feeling less secure about how their data was being handled before recent data-breach announcements. Writing for Forbes, Nelson Granados argues that Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica crisis “has struck a chord around the world because it signals the potential for social media platforms to abuse their privileged access to user information.” That’s why we’re […]

Nonprofit Fundraising 101: Honing Your Ask

Nonprofit Fundraising 101: Honing Your Ask

July 3rd, 2018 / Kelly Kulp / 0 comments

In all of our work with nonprofits, one challenge that comes up time and time again for our clients is fundraising. It seems there is never enough money to do all the incredible things that are on your nonprofit’s list. We hear your struggle and want to help. Our team of nonprofit experts has put […]

Ceate a Successful Email Campaign

How to Create a Successful Email Campaign Part II: Writing Your Emails

June 29th, 2018 / Mindy Schoeneman / 0 comments

Creating a Connection In Part I, we talked about growing your list by starting with a smart landing page that entices visitors to subscribe. In Part II, we’re going to cover what you should do with those subscribers once you have them. But first, pop quiz time! Are you ready? Only you can provide the […]

Sending Mass Targeted Email Campaigns with CiviCRM and Mosaico

Harnessing the Mass-Mailing Power of CiviMail and the Mosaico Extension

June 14th, 2018 / Titania Porter / 0 comments

So you’ve got that perfect donation page, you’ve grouped your nonprofit’s audience into three neat segments, and you’re announcing your latest fundraising campaign via your social media channels. But do you have the perfect automated email marketing system to keep in touch with your new donors and reach out to prospective contributors? Here’s what you […]

Website Design for Northwestern Medicine

Patient-Centered Care Includes Thoughtful Healthcare Website Design

June 7th, 2018 / Gena Dellett / 0 comments

“Good design is like a refrigerator—when it works, no one notices, but when it doesn’t, it sure stinks.” –Irene Au Hospitals and health clinics are intentional about the colors they paint their waiting-room walls. Highly saturated colors, like vibrant yellows and reds, can make patients feel anxious. Richer shades of color on an accent wall […]

Top 10 Nonprofit Storytelling Best Practices

Top 10 Nonprofit Storytelling Best Practices

June 1st, 2018 / Kate Hannigan / 1 comment

The story your nonprofit tells can inspire lifelong partnerships, pull more energy to your cause, and help generate the financial support you need not just to survive but to thrive. We talked previously about understanding the role of nonprofit storytelling and how it can impact your fundraising. With this post, we’ll go deeper and highlight […]

How Email Segmentation Can Help Nonprofits Increase Donations

How Email Segmentation Can Help Your Nonprofit Raise More Money

May 24th, 2018 / Kelly Kulp / 1 comment

How important is it to segment your nonprofit’s contact list? Here at Wanna Pixel, we would argue that it’s one of the most important things you can do for your nonprofit’s communications. Segmenting your contact list can help you make the most out of those incredible relationships that you’ve worked so hard to create for […]

Fundraising with CiviCRM Part One: Don’t Miss Your Chance to Promote Honorary Giving

Fundraising with CiviCRM Part I: Don’t Miss Your Chance to Promote Honorary Giving

May 15th, 2018 / Gena Dellett / 7 comments

In this three-part series, we highlight some of the ways CiviCRM can be used to enhance your nonprofit’s fundraising strategy. Part Two explains how to use CiviCRM Campaigns to organize and report across your fundraising methods. Part Three explains how to improve your ask with A/B email testing. Just because an individual gives through your […]

Three Ways to Use CiviCampaign to Tie Together Your Nonprofit’s Fundraising Efforts

Fundraising with CiviCRM Part II: Three Ways to Use CiviCampaign to Tie Together Your Nonprofit’s Fundraising Efforts

May 15th, 2018 / Gena Dellett / 1 comment

In this three-part series, we highlight some of the ways CiviCRM can be used to enhance your nonprofit’s fundraising strategy. Part One explains how to use CiviCRM to promote and accept honorary donations. Part Three explains how to improve your ask with A/B email testing. Your nonprofit uses a variety of strategies to raise funds […]