Charity Charms + HelloFund

Hill Country Conservancy engages Board Members for GivingTuesday CASE STUDY: Hill Country Conservancy #LakeLeapChallenge GivingTuesday Campaign  Every year, thousands of nonprofits prepare for one of the biggest giving days of the year: GivingTuesday,an international day of generosity. Every year, the same question is asked:what makes a successful GivingTuesday campaign? We took a look at our…

Hill Country Conservancy engages Board Members for GivingTuesday

CASE STUDY: Hill Country Conservancy #LakeLeapChallenge GivingTuesday Campaign  Every year, thousands of nonprofits prepare for one of the biggest giving days of the year: GivingTuesday,an international day of generosity. Every year, the same question is asked:what makes a successful GivingTuesday campaign? We took a look at our client Hill Country Conservancy’s GivingTuesday campaign and loved…

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…

Testing donations ahead of your fundraiser

Online payment and donation systems can be complicated, but here at HelloFund we’re dedicated to making sure the process as smoothly and efficiently as possible!  We highly suggest running a $5 test donation through your fundraising page (this can be a good opportunity to test the refund option too!). Don’t worry, we’ll walk you through…

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…

Suggested Tip or Platform Fee, which one is right for me?

Why are more people choosing HelloFund over Suggested Tip platforms for their fundraising campaigns? Number of Clicks to complete donation (4 with HelloFund vs 6 with Company A) Suggested Tip Model is confusing to Donors HelloFund provides personal support to your organization with Phone, Email, Text and Live Chat support Donors pay less in fees…

Want to create a Fundraiser, but, don’t know where to start?

HelloFund’s Checklist for creating a simple, yet, effective fundraising page: Fundraiser Title Fundraiser Goal Short Description Additional Information Form Description Add Video Google Map Fundraiser Date Fundraiser Logo Background Image Custom Background Color and Accent Color (Callout Button Color) Select Fundraising Options in HelloFund Custom Donation Levels Checkout Confirmation Message Custom Email Confirmation Messages with Organization’s Tax…