Fundraising Opportunities & Support Posts

Prepare Your Campaign For Youth Week

Prepare Your Campaign For Youth Week

WHAT: GlobalGiving’s 2018 Youth Week Campaign

WHO: All projects hosted by active Partners, Leaders, and Superstars with “children” as the primary or secondary theme as of August 1st will be automatically opted-in to this campaign.

WHEN: Starts Monday, August 6th 9:00am EDT and ends Sunday, August 12th 11:59 pm EDT.

WHY:

  • To build momentum around providing #SafeSpaces4Youth where they can come together, engage in activities related to their diverse needs and interests, participate in decision making processes and freely express themselves.
  • To grow your base of recurring donors with GlobalGivnig’s 100% match on new recurring donations during campaign week.
  • To compete for $5,000 in bonus prizes awarded to the five projects with the most unique donors.
  • To earn homepage time on GlobalGiving, a social media shout out, and secure a strategy consultation with a GlobalGiving staff member in their field of expertise.

HOW: Check out these great resources to get started!

Read the Terms + Conditions for more information and contact GlobalGiving at projecthelp@globalgiving.org with any questions. We’re here to help!

The 2018 Photo Contest Is Here!

The 2018 Photo Contest Is Here!

GlobalGiving’s 9th Annual Photo Contest is right around the corner! Each year we have the pleasure of showcasing the amazing impact of our nonprofit partners through the art of photography. This contest is the perfect opportunity to improve your organization’s visual messaging, cultivate stronger relationships with existing donors, and expand your support base of prospective donors.

In a new spin on the rules this year, people who sign up to receive updates from your project and GlobalGiving when voting will have their votes counted three times! This is a great way to increase visibility and generate more funds for your project. Your organization will also have a chance to compete for prizes including $1,000 towards your project, social media promotion, and time on GlobalGiving’s homepage! So find your most compelling and vivid photos, add them to your project page, and follow the simple step by step instructions below to enter the contest.

GG Rewards Bonus Day 2018!

GG Rewards Bonus Day 2018!

Are you a Partner, Leader, or Superstar on GlobalGiving? Quick, go take a peek! Why? Your status will determine the match percentage your organization will receive in GlobalGiving’s next campaign!

This year’s GG Rewards Bonus Day will have more in matching funds and bonus prizes than ever before! On this day, from 9:00am to 11:59pm EDT on Wednesday, July 18th, GlobalGiving will have $120,000 available in matching funds. The match percentage depends on your organization’s GG Rewards Status.

Superstar organizations will be matched at 50%; Leaders at 40%; and Partners at 30%.

Also up for grabs this Bonus Day will be $9,000 in bonus prizes, a 100% recurring match, and a chance to earn homepage time on GlobalGiving and social media promotion! Please note, as a new fairness mechanism, no organization can receive more than $5,000 in one-time matching. Discover how to make the most of this day by reviewing the Terms + Conditions below and watching this quick 30 minute campaign webinar

If you’re not a Superstar yet, there’s still time! Your GG Rewards status will lock on July 17th at 9:00am EDT, so start preparing now by increasing your GG Rewards status to reach Superstar level! To learn more about the GG Reward program, you can watch this short video.

If you have any questions, please send us an email or give us a call at +1 (202) 232-5784. We’re happy to help!

 

GlobalGiving Stands With Refugees

GlobalGiving Stands With Refugees

On World Refugee Day, we focus on the millions of people around the world forced to flee their homes to seek refuge

According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 65.6 million people have been forcibly displaced worldwide. These millions of children, women and men have been driven from their homes by conflict, violence, natural disasters, human rights violations, or persecution.

GlobalGiving partners with nonprofit organizations across the globe that provide life-saving assistance to those who brave perilous journeys in search of protection and humanitarian relief.  

This World Refugee Day, Wednesday, June 20th, from 00:01 EDT to 23:59 EDT, GlobalGiving is putting up $100,000 in matching funds to help strengthen the great work its nonprofit partners do to bring much needed relief to displaced communities. Donations to participating projects on this day will be matched at 100% up to $2,500 and all will be eligible to win $2,000 in bonus prizes for breaking two all-time GlobalGiving records.

On June 20th, the GlobalGiving community aims to support the valiant efforts undertaken organizations dedicated to help meet the needs of those who have been forcibly uprooted within or across state borders.

If your GlobalGiving project works with refugees, submit this Expression of Interest form by June 5th. GlobalGiving will review submissions on a rolling basis and finalize the list of participating project by June 12th. Projects included in GlobalGiving’s Syrian Refugee Relief Fund or GlobalGiving’s Rohingya Refugee Relief Fund will be automatically included in the 2018 World Refugee Day Campaign.

For information on eligibility, prize breakdown, and more, please review the Terms + Conditions below and be sure to watch the GlobalGiving’s World Refugee Day Campaign webinar. You can also reach out to us directly with any questions you may have.

Celebrate Mother’s Day This Year With GlobalGiving!

Celebrate Mother’s Day This Year With GlobalGiving!

Mother, mum, mama, madre, mere, or ma. However you say her name, it’s time to appreciate her! Mother’s Day is just around the corner on Sunday, May 13th, so it’s time to celebrate motherhood and recognize all mother figures in our lives. This year GlobalGiving wants to applaud mothers around the world with you in our 2018 Mother’s Day Campaign!

Whether you work with moms or want to give a gift a gift in her honor, this two-week campaign is for everyone! The Mother’s Day Campaign is open to all active Partner, Leader, and Superstar organizations. It will run from May 1st until May 13th and will have $5,000 in bonus prizes. At the end of the campaign, the top 5 projects with the most funds raised and most unique donors will get a bonus prizes of $1,000, $800, $400, $200, $100 respectively.

Additionally, there will be a 100% match for all new monthly donations started during the campaign up to $200!

All eligible projects and microprojects automatically will be included on the leaderboardno opt-in required! While all projects will be in the campaign, we recommend picking one to promote throughout the campaign.

As always, please reach out to projecthelp@globalgiving.org  or call at 202.232.5784 if you have any questions!