The Ultimate Communication Timeline for #GivingTuesday

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#GivingTuesday kicks off the season of generosity, and it’s on November 27th! While it’s only a single day, the impact is momentous. The first #GivingTuesday was in 2012 and raised over $10.1 million online. In 2017, over $274 million was raised, and this year giving is expected to increase by 21%.

How to Launch a Church App Before #GivingTuesday (and why you should!)

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Last year was record-breaking for #GivingTuesday with $274 million raised online. This year, experts predict that we’ll see a 21% increase in online gifts and raise over $330 million in total. While it’s taken a while for this global day of generosity to catch on, the impact noticeably grows year after year.

What Churches Can Do (Right Now!) to Prepare for #GivingTuesday

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Since getting its start in 2012, #GivingTuesday has grown year after year. People across the globe embrace this day of giving in the height of consumerism around the holidays—it’s a breath of fresh air. It reminds people to give back in a meaningful way rather than getting caught up in shopping days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

7 Impactful Ways to Thank Donors

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The end of the year can be downright hectic for churches. Between last-minute donations being sent in, reminder emails being sent out, and everything happening between now until the clock strikes midnight on December 31st, to-do lists seem to grow longer by the minute. But, there’s one more task to add to your calendar before you forget, and that is thanking your donors.

4 Ways to Effortlessly Improve Donor Communications

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In recent decades, there have been dramatic changes in the way we communicate. It’s fascinating how far we’ve come since Alexander Graham Bell first launched a device that electrically transmitted speech – the telephone. Since then, we’ve seen the invention of home computers, emails, smartphones, tablets, laptops