Anderson Band Booster Club keeps 95% of funds raised through HelloFund

Anderson High School Band Booster Club, based in Austin, Texas, kept 95% of funds raised when they made the switch to HelloFund Anderson High School Bands’ Booster Club Approach We knew we were leaving money on the table… Anderson High School hadn’t used an online fundraising platform prior to 2019. Donations came in through check,…

Top Fundraising Trends to Capitalize on in 2021

In addition to a global pandemic and economic downturn, 2020 brought a new set of challenges to the nonprofit sector and changed the course of fundraising trends into 2021 and beyond. The importance of virtual events and why they will continue to be part of fundraising strategy for 2021 and beyond. With COVID-19 still raging…

Why It’s a Great Idea to Participate in #GivingTuesday2020

In a year marked by uncertainty, it’s not surprising that no one really knows what GivingTuesday will look like in 2020. In the midst of a global pandemic that has triggered economic uncertainty worldwide, many are unsurprisingly wondering if it is worth the time and effort to participate with their own GivingTuesday campaign, with concerns…

Foster Angels pivots during COVID 19

Like many nonprofits, Foster Angels of Central Texas needed to quickly pivot due to the COVID 19 pandemic. Starting in March 2020, Foster Angels met with HelloFund to discuss some options for their organization’s needs. After discussing options with HelloFund, the Store Page functionality fit perfectly for what Foster Angels was trying to accomplish. Check…

Austin Welcomes HelloFund, a Nonprofit Fundraising Startup to its Portfolio

Austin, Texas June 1, 2018 – HelloFund, a 100% responsive mobile and online fundraising platform, launched today in Austin. With over 10 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, the Austin-native founder, Phil Sanger, alongside co-founder, Mike Lacourse, built the platform with the best interests of nonprofits in-mind. Using HelloFund, organizations can swiftly and effectively…