Case study: How Thank You videos have increased engagement with our Facebook fundraisers

Carla Ankiah is Head of Fundraising, Partnerships and Supporter Relations at Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland. Here Carla shares the results of testing with video.

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Announcing three new GivePanel features to help you with your Facebook fundraising

We’ve had a VERY busy few months here at GivePanel. Listening to feedback from our Beta partners and working hard on refining and improving the platform.

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Four ways to identify new Facebook fundraisers

There is one core feature nonprofits really want from the Facebook fundraising tools and that is that nonprofits want to be notified when someone sets up a new fundraiser for them.

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How to target Facebook Ads to potential Birthday fundraisers

For many of our GivePanel customers, Birthday fundraisers are generating over 90% of their income from Facebook.
So an obvious question to ask from the get-go is:

“How do I get more people to set up a Birthday Fundraiser for us?”

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How your nonprofit can prepare for Instagram Donate

There is much excitement about Instagram Donate! The Instagram Donation Sticker for Stories is now available in the US and here at GivePanel we are super excited about it.

If you haven’t started using it yet, or you’re based outside of the US you’ll want to start preparing to use this amazing feature.

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Five creative ways to thank your Facebook fundraisers

Are you harnessing the power of Facebook’s Giving Tools yet?
No doubt, if you’ve switched them on, you’ll have noticed people have started setting up fundraisers for your cause, without much prompting from you.

(Although here’s five ways to market them!).

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Case study: How one charity increased birthday fundraising income by 400% with Facebook Ads

Sands is the stillbirth and neonatal death charity. They operate throughout the UK and support anyone who has been affected by
the death of a baby, working to improve the care bereaved parents receive.

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Insider Advice: What one fundraiser learned after one year of using Facebook’s Giving Tools

Carla Ankiah is Head of Fundraising, Partnerships and Supporter Relations at Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland. At Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland, we switched on our Facebook Giving Tools back in March 2018.

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How to find “zero-dollar” fundraisers on Facebook

Experience tells us that if you can reach fundraisers earlier in their fundraising journey to engage them, they will raise more. But with Facebook Giving Tools you don’t get notified when someone starts a fundraiser for your nonprofit.

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How to generate more Facebook Fundraisers for free

Facebook’s Giving Tools have raised $1 billion for good causes around the world! One of the most popular ways to fundraise on Facebook is by donating your birthday.

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How can I check that my nonprofit has Facebook’s Giving Tools?

You’d be forgiven for thinking that because you have a Donate button on your Facebook Page, this means that you also have Facebook’s Giving Tools. This isn’t the case.

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11 Facebook Fundraising myths demystified

In 2013, Facebook launched Facebook Donate and then Fundraisers in 2017 in the US (in beta) and then to 15 other countries across Europe.

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Why it’s not a good idea to message your Facebook fundraisers on Messenger

It’s exciting when someone creates a Facebook Fundraiser for your cause. Here we have some best practice on thanking.

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How to use the Facebook Donate button in a Facebook Ad

So you want to put some more juice behind Facebook Donate with paid ads?
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The best way to thank your Facebook Fundraisers

Any fundraiser worth their salt knows they should be thanking people who donate or fundraise for their cause. Read more