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Fundraising Trends of Each Generation

GAME EVENTS Fundraising, Fundraising Community, Fundraising Information, Marketing, Social Media

Do you know your donor demographics? What is the most common age range of your donors? What communication styles do they prefer? How do they show support for nonprofit organizations? Recognizing and understanding the behavioral trends of donors in different generational groups has always been a challenge for nonprofit organizations. The more you know about your donors, the greater you …

How To Promote Your Nonprofit On Instagram

How to Promote Your Nonprofit on Instagram

GAME EVENTS Branding, Instagram, Social Media

Since its inception in 2010, Instagram has expanded to 1 billion daily users worldwide. This makes it one of the most powerful social media platforms today! Although it is constantly growing, Instagram is still one of the best places on social media to market your brand, gain followers, and build a community that supports your cause, even if there is …

Rubber Duck Race

Many Ways To Say Thanks

GAME EVENTS Blogging, Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Community, Marketing, nonprofit, nonprofit marketing, rubber duck race, rubber duck race promo ideas, Social Media, Thanksgiving, Uncategorized

Duck season may be over but the holidays are a great time to show your duck partners your appreciation! Wish your sponsors, adopters and potential donors for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday with a custom image and note. Other great ideas are to drop off a duck feather along with a Thanksgiving message or duck-o-rate a derby duck with paint and faux …

Rubber Duck Race

Double the Ducks for Kiwanis Club of Tampa

GAME EVENTS 2018 Weekend Duck Races, Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Racer Spotlight, rubber duck race, Social Media, Weekend Duck Races

The ducks are making their way back to sunny, Tampa, Florida for their 2nd duck race this Saturday! Last year, the Kiwanis Club of Tampa ‘s inaugural The Incredible Duck Race exceeded their original goal of 5,000 ducks and sold just over 7,400. This year, they have set a goal of 10,000 ducks to raise more money for The Tampa Kiwanis Club Foundation. The foundation …

Duck Race Fundraiser

The Final Countdown: Zoom Duck Derby and Walk

GAME EVENTS Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Community, Fundraising Information, Marketing, rubber duck race, Social Media, Weekend Duck Races

It’s the final countdown for the first ever Zoom Duck Derby and Walk! The event will take place on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at the Columbus Zoo and Zoombezi Bay in Ohio. The fun begins at 8:00 a.m. with a wellness walk followed by the Zoom Duck Derby at 9:00 a.m. where 5,000 rubber ducks will splash into the lazy …

Duck race marketing

Promote Your Nonprofit Message with Influencer Campaigns

GAME EVENTS Social Media

If you have launched a nonprofit fundraising campaign, you know how difficult it can be to raise money.  Many nonprofits use social media influencer campaigns to extend the reach of their message to hundreds of new supporters.  What is a social media influencer?  A social media influencer is active on one or more social media networks and who has established credibility on …

8 interesting stats on nonprofit online fundraising

8 Interesting Stats on Nonprofit Online Fundraising and Social Media

Game Events Fundraising, Social Media

8 Interesting Stats on Nonprofit Online Fundraising and Social Media We recently read 8 interesting stats on nonprofit online fundraising, social media and mobile technology that are taking place in the nonprofit world.  First of all, the good news is that online fundraising revenue is increasing worldwide!  And the even better news is that online fundraising revenue will continue to …

Creating a Social Media Committee for your Nonprofit

Creating a Social Media Committee for your Nonprofit

Game Events Social Media

There are many ways for your nonprofit to create more awareness about your organization.  But what is one of the best ways to create some buzz?  Create a Social Media Committee.  What is a Social Media Committee? A social media committee is a team of supporters who are passionate about your mission and who spend a lot of time on …

Design Visual Images Like a Pro

Game Events Marketing, Social Media, Storytelling

While the digital landscape is changing daily there is one thing that remains constant, the need for compelling images in storytelling.  Whether you are sharing news, educating about your nonprofit’s cause, fundraising, recruiting volunteers, or recognizing your donors,  visual content is a defining factor in helping your audience connect with your organization and your mission.  You don’t need to be …

Duck Race New Year's Resolutions for 2017

Duck Race New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

Game Events Branding, rubber duck race, Social Media

Happy New Year racers! With just a few days left of 2016, it’s time to start thinking about your resolutions for 2017.  Resolutions are all about making yourself better – but why can’t that include your nonprofit?  Pick a few resolutions that we have listed down below that resonate with you and incorporate them in your duck race planning for …