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Simplify Planning With This Fundraising Plan Template

Follow this fundraising plan template to build a strategy document that’ll help lead your organization towards success.

Top 3 Tips for September 2020

The ThankView Customer Success team receives a lot of questions about how to get the most out of a ThankView subscription. We want to open up your FAQs and answers to the whole community! This month we’re addressing: How do I sign up for ThankGiving? Where do I find webinar recordings and training materials? Where…

30 Awesome Fundraiser Ideas Your Audience Will Love

From an obstacle course to a supper club to a pet contest, these 30 fundraiser ideas will enthrall your supporters and help you reach your goal.

How To Start a Nonprofit Organization the Smart Way

Starting a nonprofit organization takes some preparation so you can make sure you have a successful launch. Learn how to get your nonprofit off the ground here.

Grants for Nonprofits: Where to Find Them and How to Ace Your App

Grants can be annoyingly hard to find. Learn where to find grants for nonprofits and how to lock one in with an expertly crafted application.

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…

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

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…

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…

Webinar | Proactive During a Pandemic: How Quick-Thinking Helped Support Students and Stakeholders

In this special panel webinar, we’ll examine how two universities acted quickly during the rise of COVID-19 to convert and create efforts to support their students with Emergency Student Funds Lindsay Cullen and Tessa Buckley of Tufts University and Lindsay Roth of Brandeis University were all able to recognize that their fundraising strategies needed to change quickly, mobilize their…