Engagement

Birthday Fundraisers

Posted by Jesper Juul Jensen in January 28, 2021

Birthday fundraisers as a concept have already shown their worth in P2P fundraising. Here we present some key metrics relating to explain why they are valuable. But why has BetterNow launched a whole new, updated experience for birthday fundraisers when we all know they live primarily on Facebook to

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How to engage participants in your virtual P2P fundraising event?

Posted by Jesper Juul Jensen in October 26, 2020

Virtual P2P fundraising events pose some challenges when it comes to  participant engagement. You will not meet your supporters in a real physical space, and they won’ meet each other – how then do you make sure participants get an amazing experience and want to repeat it next year?

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How Medicos Sin Fronteras built a Chatbot for P2P Fundraising

Posted by Jesper Juul Jensen in May 18, 2020

A newly developed chatbot is helping supporters set up birthday fundraisers through conversations. Nick Scott from Medicos Sin Fronteras helps us understand how they did this and what the results are.
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Easy employee fundraising

Posted by Jesper Juul Jensen in August 28, 2019

Companies matching employee donations is a long standing staple of corporate fundraising. But for those companies who don’t like the potential unlimited donation they are committed to, we have a concept that will be easier to accept, and maybe even better, much easier to implement. (more…)

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9 concepts for success in P2P fundraising, and 4 things to avoid

Posted by Jesper Juul Jensen in August 26, 2019

When an organisation signs up for a BetterNow solution, we are often asked for tips and ideas on how to get started with P2P fundraising. This is the long version of our answer.

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The people behind you: What is a P2P fundraising community and how do ...

Posted by Louise Ljungstrom in August 31, 2016

You cannot have a conversation about peer-to-peer fundraising (P2P) without talking about community. In P2P fundraising, community is at the core. P2P fundraising builds on the organisation’s existing community but also has the power to extend it, by tapping into existing supporters own networks a

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Show gratitude with donation messages and notification e-mails

Posted by Jesper Juul Jensen in June 6, 2016

Showing gratitude is something we believe is important – very important. And even better than that is the showing of gratitude in the public. With two new features on the BetterNow platform, fundraisers can now easily show their gratitude.
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Case Story: Outstanding Charity to Fundraiser Communication!

Posted by Alice Jennings in January 25, 2016

Your fundraisers are helping you on your charity’s path to success, acknowledging their hard effort is key to building long lasting relationships and essential to social media etiquette. At BetterNow we believe in applauding the hard efforts and great lengths fundraisers go to, in order to reach t

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Are Your Fundraisers Feeling Appreciated?

Posted by Simona Lazeu in November 25, 2015

There are millions of articles on why and how a charitable organisation should thank their donors, but while you are focusing on engaging the donors, do not forget the fundraisers. The fundraisers are people who beyond donating put themselves behind the cause, stand up and speak out

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How to use Storytelling in Online Fundraising

Posted by Martina Michelsen in February 26, 2015

Most people associate storytelling with the old, classical fairy tales, but within the communications industry it has long been a known and used discipline. We all tell stories about who we are, and what our values are. It is something that is deeply rooted in us as human beings.

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