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Event Planning

Tools to Help You Run a Donation-Boosting Silent Auction

Silent auctions can be a great way of raising money for your nonprofit. So we've rounded up some useful software to support you in putting one on.

December 03, 2021

The Cloud

Video: How Microsoft 365 Can Help Your Nonprofit

Watch this short video to learn about the subscriptions to the all-in-one Microsoft 365 solution that are available through TechSoup.

December 02, 2021

IT Security

Digital Solutions for Nonprofit Attorneys

A lack of effective tech can constitute pain points for nonprofit attorneys. See how TechSoup can help speed up processes and eliminate holes in security.

December 01, 2021

Social Media

Know Your Audience: Writing Content That Reaches the Right People

Discover six steps to develop your content strategy. These are all useful to consider when in need of ideas and direction to better engage your audience.

November 24, 2021

Marketing and Communications

Best Practices in Sending Year-End Statements to Donors

Year-end tax statements provide donors with a convenient summary of their contributions. Follow these simple guidelines and download a sample statement.

November 23, 2021

Donor Management

How to Collect Online Donations in 8 Steps

Online fundraising saves you time and resources. Use this simple eight-step guide to collect donations online and encourage your donors to go digital.

November 17, 2021

E-Commerce

How to Leverage E-Commerce to Raise Funds

E-commerce is buying or selling products or services online. Find out how you can use it to diversify your organization's fundraising.

November 15, 2021

Operations

How to Accept Cryptocurrency Donations at Your Nonprofit

Over 14 percent of U.S. adults hold some form of cryptocurrency. By accepting crypto directly, nonprofits can help donors give more. Learn how to do it.

November 11, 2021

Marketing and Communications

8 GivingTuesday Resources to Encourage Generosity and Social Change

GivingTuesday is a global movement that reimagines a world built upon shared humanity and radical generosity. Discover eight useful GivingTuesday resources.

November 09, 2021

Operations

Utilization Requirements for Donated Microsoft Cloud Licenses

Microsoft requires organizations to have at least 85 percent of assigned donated licenses to be actively used. Here are all the details you need to know.

November 05, 2021

Web Development

Food Charities Create Networks of Resiliency with the Tackle Hunger Map

The Tackle Hunger Map shows any charity that is feeding people what its current status is and provides a way to support its needs.

November 04, 2021

Social Media

How to Prepare Your Website for the 2021 Giving Season

Nearly 30 percent of annual giving occurs in December. Make sure your website is ready for a big end-of-year fundraising push with these four key tips.

November 01, 2021