• Crypto for Political Campaigns and NFTs for Fundraising

    Apr 11, 2022 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Crypto for Political Campaigns and NFTs: Should My Campaign Accept Cryptocurrency or NFTs?

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  • Crypto Donations: Should My Nonprofit Accept Crypto?

    Jan 17, 2022 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Crypto Donation Pros and Cons 

    Should my nonprofit accept crypto donations? 

    As the use of cryptocurrency, such as bitcoin, grows, more and more nonprofits are accepting bitcoin donations, but what are the upsides and downsides of taking crypto donations? Should all nonprofits get on the crypto donation caravan? Read for our take on cryptocurrency for nonprofits.

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  • Virtual Fundraising Event Tips

    Nov 22, 2021 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    A Successful Virtual Fundraising Event Starts with a Plan 

    Virtual fundraising is not easy. These tips will help you build a virtual fundraising event plan. No matter the size, let us share our experience on what fundraising mistakes to avoid and how to launch and execute a successful virtual fundraiser.  

    Getting started: Good virtual fundraising events are not organized and executed overnight. The main components of a successful fundraising event are linked to what you do before, during, and after the event. 

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  • Campaign Management Tools: Campaign tools and Trends for 2022

    Nov 01, 2021 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    2022 Campaign Management Tools: What You Need to Know

    Looking for campaign management tools?  So, you are gearing up your political campaign or advocacy program for the 2022 cycle, and you’re already starting to find that you can’t possibly keep track of every campaign tool you need. Fear not. We are back with our 4th edition of the 100+ Best Campaign Management Tools List. This year’s version will make your campaign tools choice easier! 

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  • Peer-to-Peer Texting: Is the Party Over?

    Oct 25, 2021 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

    Peer-to-Peer texting: Is the party over?

    Peer-to-Peer Texting is Changing: Understand the Landscape

    Whether you like peer-to-peer texting or hate it, it is essential to understand it if you run an organization or a political campaign. This is due to a changing landscape with real implications for fundraising, organizing, and voter turnout activities in the short and long term. 

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  • Campaign Fundraising Fundamentals Win Political Campaigns

    Apr 06, 2020 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Step Up Your Political Campaign Fundraising for the Win

    Here are some core steps to jump-start your campaign fundraising. But first, let’s be clear that there is no one-size-fits-all solution for campaign fundraising. Fundraising is hard, and even though it is the backbone of any political campaign, it is not easy to do (for a detailed breakdown of what to think about before you run, read our eBook here). Even the best campaigns make fundraising mistakes.

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  • 7 Questions with Jason Mida | Nonprofit Fundraising

    Aug 07, 2017 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Jason Mida Answers Your Non-Profit Fundraising Questions

    Jason Mida is a seasoned fundraising and political professional, having served in a number of roles throughout his career. His work has been focused in the areas that truly motivate him, including LGBT causes. Jason Mida is the former Vice President of Development for the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund, the Vice President of Development for the American Association of Peoples with Disabilities, and the President of Mida Associates.

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  • How to Launch a Kickstarter Nonprofit Campaign

    Jun 05, 2017 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Jumpstart Your Kickstarter Nonprofit Campaign 

    Ever had a moment when you to launch a Kickstarter nonprofit campaign ( or other online fundraising platform)?

    Some folks in the nonprofit and advocacy space have been hugely successful with Kickstarter, but it takes a combination of work, timing, and luck. 

    In our ongoing quest to give starter information to all things advocacy and campaigns, here is a short primer on Kickstarter nonprofit campaigns. 

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  • Should I Have an Event for My Campaign Kickoff?

    Feb 03, 2017 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Should I have an event for my campaign kickoff?

    No matter how much we all like a fun party, a campaign kickoff can be a big undertaking. 

    More importantly, if the party or event is a campaign kickoff, it can be hard to calculate the return on investment (ROI). Take it from someone who has learned this the hard way- planning events is tough.

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