Resources, expert advice and best practice to unlock the power of Facebook Fundraising for your organization.
It’s almost the beginning of a new year (eek!) and if you’re anything like us, you’re busy planning out 2023’s activity. For many Australian nonprofit fundraising teams, that will likely include a Facebook Challenge or two. Whether you’re new to the scene or have a few Challenges under your belt, we’ve pulled together 5 quick tips that will help your nonprofit turn a good Facebook Challenge into an awesome one in 2023.
We chatted to the team at Canteen Australia to find out how they created a hyper-engaged supporter community and raised over $1 million with Facebook Challenges.
What would your social fundraising look like if you could reach almost all of your supporters and communicate with them on a platform that offers an almost 100% open rate? With our latest feature release, that idea is a reality. Enter, GivePanel SMS for Facebook Fundraising.
If you’re a seasoned veteran of Facebook fundraising, you will likely have already partaken in a Facebook Challenge or two. Your supporters have walked 5km a day, given their glutes a workout with squats, and have even roped the dog into fundraising with them in return for an adorable bandana (and lots of treats).
Parkinson’s Foundation’s fundraising team were understandably wary about launching their first ever Facebook Challenge. As a small team with limited resources, how would they manage to engage all of their new supporters? Who would fulfill hundreds of incentives, and was this going to be the right fit for their community? Find out how it went.
There is a common misconception that peer-to-peer virtual fundraising challenges, or Facebook Challenges, only work for large, health-related nonprofits. Find out why we disagree in our latest webinar.
Heart Foundation in Australia raised over AU$110,000 in their first Facebook Challenge by finding a Challenge format that worked for them and using GivePanel to bring teams from across the organization to work together.
2020 and 2021 were truly bumper years for Facebook fundraising and many charities saw record fundraising totals from Facebook Challenges held during this time, including Pancreatic Cancer UK. But can the results be repeated post-lockdown and what can be done differently?
GivePanel’s Megan Rouse, SVP of Strategy & Development, North America and Ashly Alberto, Senior Director of Individual Giving & Foundations at American Foundation for Suicide Prevention share how a dog walking Facebook Challenge fostered an engaged, online community.
Facebook Challenges and Facebook Birthday Fundraising create a whole new stream of digital income and open the door to brand new supporters for your nonprofit. Hear from Danni Adam, GivePanel’s Head of Strategy and Development in Australia, on how to turn fundraisers into a successful new income stream!
Facebook fundraiser data is incredibly valuable, especially given how difficult it is to access without a tool like GivePanel. But when you do get this data, what can you use it for?
The Facebook Fundraising Benchmarks Report takes an in-depth look at Facebook fundraisers from over 150 charities across the UK and the US.
A Facebook fundraising case study from the Mental Health Foundation, who receive a high volume of Facebook birthday fundraisers and were able to find and thank their supporters with GivePanel.
If you’re just starting out with Facebook’s Giving Tools, how do you know when to add a Donate button to posts or when to start a Facebook Fundraiser?
Trude Jacobsen is the Secretary General of Dråpen i Havet / A Drop in the Ocean, a non-profit
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