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The right way to suggest a donation for nonprofit fundraising

The right way to suggest a donation for nonprofit fundraising

In an earlier post, we told you specifying an amount results in more donations. Now, experts have found out the…

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More individuals give to charity than corporates and organizations

More individuals give to charity than corporates and organizations

There is some great news in Giving USA Foundation’s 2017 report for crowdfunding – individuals were the biggest contributors to…

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Effective fundraising depends on perceived distance between donor and cause

Effective fundraising depends on perceived distance between donor and cause

When donors know¬†that their recipients are geographically closer, they are prone to think that their contribution is more important. In…

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Older people are more likely to help strangers in need

Older people are more likely to help strangers in need

People become kinder as they age, especially when it comes to helping strangers. Older people do this even when they…

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Here’s why people donate money to charities

Here’s why people donate money to charities

Ever wondered why exactly people donate to a charitable cause? A recent survey commissioned by UK based Institute of Fundraising…

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Even science believes in the power of an “ask”

Even science believes in the power of an “ask”

In all posts related to promotions of crowdfunding campaign, we always stress on stating your expectations from the possible backers….

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Altruism does exist. And it makes sense in the theory of evolution, too!

Altruism does exist. And it makes sense in the theory of evolution, too!

We have all wondered at one time or the other if altruism or selflessness really exists. While there are evolutionary…

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Stirring emotions makes for more effective fundraising, research proves

In several previous posts, we have mentioned how making your fundraising appeal more emotional can help get more donors. Now,…

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On National Kindness Day, British charity reveals 56% of their countrymen experienced random acts of kindness

On National Kindness Day, British charity reveals 56% of their countrymen experienced random acts of kindness

In just five months, it would be twenty years since Princess Diana’s death. British charity The Diana Award that celebrated…

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Kindness Curriculum found to improve kids’ academic performance

Kindness Curriculum found to improve kids’ academic performance

to integrateIn a previous post, we spoke about how scientists proved kindness can be taught to kids. Today, we tell…

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