6 Tips for Writing an Effective Fundraising Page

An online crowdfunding page is supporter-driven. Supporters are the key to raising money and awareness for your cause. When telling your story, you have the chance to utilize your audience and weave your way into their hearts. Personal appeal is a priority when creating your fundraiser because it helps friends and family connect to your … Continue reading 6 Tips for Writing an Effective Fundraising Page

4 Ways to Share Your Fundraiser Outside of Social Media

There are many ways you can raise money for your cause, but in recent years social media has become an easy and effective way to share fundraisers with your social networks. Although social media has become a popular method of sharing crowdfunding pages, many people hesitate sharing their campaign on their social media accounts. Some … Continue reading 4 Ways to Share Your Fundraiser Outside of Social Media

How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Fundraiser

Whether you’re already Instagram-famous or you have a Facebook account you barely use, the GiveHope team is here to help you learn how to use social media to make your fundraiser a success. First, it’s important to identify your audience. What social media platforms do you use? If you’re an active user on Facebook, Twitter, … Continue reading How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Fundraiser

GiveHope Fundraiser for Father Who Passed Suddenly Raises Thousands

(Portland, OR) -- GiveHope fundraiser ,“Erin ‘JoJo’ Cowan Memorial Fund”, has been set up for funeral and memorial expenses. Erin Cowan, 46, passed suddenly on September 3rd leaving behind his wife and five daughters. Sonya Strickland, the fundraiser’s organizer, wrote, “ We are asking for donations from everyone who knew & loved Erin. Please help us … Continue reading GiveHope Fundraiser for Father Who Passed Suddenly Raises Thousands

5 Habits of Highly Effective Personal Fundraisers

Personal fundraising gives people the opportunity to ask their friends, family members and online networks to help them raise money for almost any cause. Most of the time, when people create a fundraiser, they struggle to find the best ways to get the most donations possible. At GiveHope, we’ve seen fundraisers achieve almost immediate success … Continue reading 5 Habits of Highly Effective Personal Fundraisers

Crowdfunding Platform ‘GiveHope.com’ Raises $500K in Seed Funding from Internet Entrepreneur O.D. Kobo

O.D. Kobo, Partner and Chairman at PIR Equities (Photo: Business Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GiveHope.com an online donation and crowdfunding website that allows people to raise money for personal causes and life events, to challenging circumstances like accidents and illnesses has raised $500,000 in seed funding from Internet entrepreneur O.D. Kobo. GiveHope.com was launched in 2017 by a … Continue reading Crowdfunding Platform ‘GiveHope.com’ Raises $500K in Seed Funding from Internet Entrepreneur O.D. Kobo

What Is Social Fundraising? And How You Can Use It To Reach New Donors

What is social fundraising? How does it work? Social fundraising, also known as ‘crowdfunding’ or ‘peer-to-peer fundraising’, empowers your supporter base to fundraise on your behalf. Social fundraising allows individuals or organizations to rally supporters to fundraise for their cause, which helps brings in donations from more than one social network. At GiveHope.com, we believe … Continue reading What Is Social Fundraising? And How You Can Use It To Reach New Donors

Attracting & Engaging Millennial Donors

In today’s fundraising world, there are few donor groups as coveted as the millennials. Millennials are the largest group in the US and, therefore, could have a major impact in the fundraising world. They’ve become an attractive population to help expand and diversify your organizations donor base. To acquire a millennial donor, follow these fundamental … Continue reading Attracting & Engaging Millennial Donors