#GivingTuesday banner for the charity fundraising experts at Evans Consulting Group.

#GivingTuesday 2016: Better than Ever, but is a Plateau in Sight?

Written by Ross Kasper | Posted on Dec 08, 2016

2016 was another incredible year for nonprofits choosing to participate in #GivingTuesday. Ross Kasper is concerned it might be starting to show signs of slowing down.

 

This article originally appeared on ejewishphilanthropy.com.
Read More »
#givingtuesday heart image for fundraising firms.

#GivingTuesday: The Good, the Bad, and…the Monday Night Football?

Written by Ross Kasper | Posted on Sep 14, 2016

With the recent release of the brand new GivingTuesday.org, Ross Kasper thought it was an appropriate time to remind you that it really doesn’t matter whether or not you “believe” in #GivingTuesday – all nonprofits should be participating. 

Read More »
Fundraising Firms #givingtuesday

Embracing #GivingTuesday

Written by Ross Kasper | Posted on Dec 06, 2015

#GivingTuesday 2015 was wildly successful! This year’s giving holiday boasted more than 1.08 million gifts from over 698,000 total donors. But Ross Kasper argues that something seems to be missing from all of the noise around this day.

 

This article originally appeared on www.ejewishphilanthropy.com.

 

 
Read More »

#GivingTuesday: Preparing for the Homestretch

Written by Ross Kasper | Posted on Oct 23, 2015

In the third piece in a series on preparing for #GivingTuesday, Ross provides more steps organizations can take to participate in a global social media and philanthropic phenomenon. This installment focuses on implementing a communications plan, what to expect on the day itself, and how to approach follow-up.

Read More »

#GivingTuesday and the Power of Storytelling

Written by Ross Kasper | Posted on Jul 30, 2015

In the second piece in a series on preparing for #GivingTuesday, we provide more steps organizations can take to participate in a global social media and philanthropic phenomenon. This installment focuses on developing a communications plan and creating a toolkit.

Read More »

#GivingTuesday – A Day the World Comes Together to Give

Written by Guest Blogger - Kait Sheridan | Posted on May 21, 2015

A representative of the 92Y, the organization that created #GivingTuesday, offers some advice for nonprofits on how to join the movement.

Read More »

Getting Started with #GivingTuesday

Written by Ross Kasper | Posted on May 18, 2015

In the first piece in a series on preparing for #GivingTuesday, we provide, concrete, initial steps that organizations can take to participate in a global social media and philanthropic phenomenon. 

Read More »

Spotlight on #Giving Tuesday and Online Giving

Written by Robert Evans | Posted on Feb 10, 2015

The Giving Institute’s new spotlight report on #GivingTuesday demonstrates the growth of the social media and philanthropic phenomenon. However, for the campaign to reach its full potential, more nonprofits needs to sign up and start planning right away.

Read More »

Two Nonprofits Hit Home Runs on #GivingTuesday

Written by Robert Evans | Posted on Dec 15, 2014

Here’s a look at what two nonprofits did to make the most of #GivingTuesday. The examples demonstrate that with creativity, planning, and with a matching grant, nonprofits can use #GivingTuesday to tell their stories, reach new donors and raise substantial contributions.

Read More »

Is #GivingTuesday Revolutionizing Philanthropy?

Written by Robert Evans | Posted on Dec 09, 2014

The Evans Consulting Group has spent the last few months urging nonprofit organizations to get on board with #GivingTuesday before the train left the station. The results met, if not exceeded expectations and continued the natural progression of philanthropy in the digital age.

 

Read More »