Month: August 2020

August 2020 Top 3 Tips

August 2020 Top 3 Tips

1. How do I separate an email and text campaign? With a recent update, text campaigns and email campaigns now need to be separate. You’ll have the option to select what method you’d like to use when you click “Create New Campaign.” Underneath the title, you’ll see “Text” and “Email” option.  If texting is a…

17 School Fundraising Ideas for Every Age

17 School Fundraising Ideas for Every Age

School fundraising ideas don’t have to be limited to gift wrap and candy bars. Here are 17 fun ways to raise money for kindergarten through college.

How to Create Thank You Email Subject Lines That’ll Engage Your Supporters

How to Create Thank You Email Subject Lines That’ll Engage Your Supporters

Not sure how to make the right impact with your thank you notes? Here’s our simple guide on how to write the perfect thank you email subject line.

Top 5 Takeaways from the Giving USA Report 2019

Top 5 Takeaways from the Giving USA Report 2019

The fine folks at the Giving Institute and the University of Indiana Lilly Family School of Philanthropy recently released their Giving USA 2020 report. For those unfamiliar with the report, it’s arguably the most comprehensive study of philanthropic trends in the United States and benefits from a decades-long publication run. This longevity means the findings are…

How NAU Kept Their Entire Student Call Center Employed During a Pandemic

How NAU Kept Their Entire Student Call Center Employed During a Pandemic

NAU’s 35 student callers recorded and sent over 30,000+ unique videos for donors, alumni, students, and employees using ThankView. NAU built up their digital tools, like ThankView, for the past 2 years which gave them the flexibility to pivot to work-from-home strategies. The donor giving day thank you campaigns had a 70% open rate and the videos…

Uni’s Corner: The Metrics Page

Uni’s Corner: The Metrics Page

Greetings, my wonderful friends in the world of personalized video! Welcome to the first-ever edition of Uni’s Corner; I’m your horned host, Uni The Unicorn! I know many of you may be thinking, “But, Uni… aren’t unicorns mythological?” Neigh, I say! I am very much real and have been diligently working in the Development Department…

Can Gratitude Grow a Major Donor’s Gift?

Can Gratitude Grow a Major Donor’s Gift?

Executive Directors — Tell me if this has ever happened to you? One year a donor gave a surprise $10,000 donation to your organization. And despite sending a timely acknowledgment letter to them and then sending them regular email updates, you simply never heard from them again. Frankly, you’re starting to wonder if they’re going…

ThankView Gives Back

ThankView Gives Back

“Following the murder of George Floyd, we as founders were all grappling with what this meant to us personally and as leaders. We all wanted to become active participants in a positive change but we didn’t want to dictate what was important to our team members. That’s why we concluded to let every employee decide…

EverTrue + ThankView — Together at Last

EverTrue + ThankView — Together at Last

EverTrue and ThankView have teamed up to deliver video insights via “TrueView” profiles. With our new integration, you can automatically feed a contact’s ThankView video data directly into your EverTrue account to get a fuller picture of the communication you’re sending to your donors. If you’re a ThankView partner, you know that video outreach is…

Spring 2020 ThankView Grantees

Spring 2020 ThankView Grantees

The ThankView Grant Program was created to provide our platform and services, free of charge for the next 6 months, to select nonprofits in need that are fighting this pandemic. We are excited to announce the first wave of ThankView Grantees and wanted to give them a quick shout out for all of the amazing work that…