ARTICLE: It's Not Too Early to Start #GivingTuesday 2018 Planning

January 8, 2018

We hope you had a BIG #GivingTuesday 2017 and finished your year-end campaign strong! Get a head start on your 2018 EOY planning with our toolkit here. And check out all the webinars we’ve collected —available to watch anytime, on demand and when you need them. 

Reviving Your #GivingTuesday to Increase Fundraising Success
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In this webinar, we’ll review how to analyze your previous #GivingTuesday goals and results from last year in preparation for this year by looking at lessons learned. We will also discuss how to jump start a #GivingTuesday campaign at the last second and review the importance of stewarding after your campaign

Making #GivingTuesday Count
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Join us to learn how New Mexico State University turned #GivingTuesday into a successful day of fundraising and alumni engagement. In this webinar, Leslie Cervantes from New Mexico State University will share how to plan, structure, and execute a campaign to maximize your fundraising potential and engage your alumni.

Turning Supporters into Fundraisers this #GivingTuesday
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#GivingTuesday is right around the corner! Join us for a review of quick-win strategies and campaign essentials. Discover how your organization can use everydayhero to empower supporters and turn them into fundraisers on the biggest giving day of the year.

Three Top Tips to Turn Your #GivingTuesday
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Many hospitals and health care organizations are tapping into #GivingTuesday as a way to engage their community of supporters, grow their donor base, and increase their fundraising. Join Lauren Short, Annual Giving manager for Riverside HealthCare in Kankakee, Illinois, to learn her three top tips to turn your #GivingTuesday into success. In 2016 they engaged their social influencers, went multichannel, secured a gift match, and much more!

Best End-of-Year #GivingTuesday Ever: Tips for Luminate Online™ and Beyond
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Are you ready for the end-of-year giving season? Join our team of Luminate Online experts and campaign strategists to learn how to leverage all of the new features in Luminate Beta as part of your year-end campaign efforts to drive acquisition, cultivation, and participation, both during the holiday season and as 2018 begins. In addition to helping you put those new features to good use as part of your game plan, we’ll touch on how Blackbaud can help you drive even greater results with advanced social influencer engagement, email list hygiene, intelligence, and campaign strategy optimization. And as our early holiday gift to you, we’ll also show you our free campaign resource kit to get you started.

Triple Your Fundraising Success on #GivingTuesday
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This year turn your #GivingTuesday efforts into success and participate in the largest day of giving worldwide on November 28. Not sure where to begin? Join our webinar featuring Mike Snusz, principal consultant at Blackbaud and Trish Stinger, Digital Marketing and Brand manager for Wayside Waifs, to discover their fundraising ideas and strategies for #GivingTuesday success. Trish will share how her organization tripled the amount they raised online in 2016. Learn how they secured a matching gift, launched an integrated fundraising plan and built a social team of prior year donors who expanded their reach and amplified their campaign ask.

Turn the #GivingTuesday Global Movement into Local Impact
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In 2016 #GivingTuesday was celebrated in 98 countries around the world. As the movement grows globally, countries and communities are localizing and launching initiatives to encourage giving, volunteering and acts of kindness. Join Lys Hugessen and Woodrow Rosenbaum from the #GivingTuesday Canada organizing team to learn more about the movement and how you can incorporate #GivingTuesday into your end-of-year and annual fundraising campaigns. They’ll share campaign examples, best practices, tips for social engagement, and more.

#GivingTuesday Takedown or Triumph?
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In 2013, two friends battled it out over how their organization should participate in #GivingTuesday. In one corner an early adopter and fan of the global giving day on the other side a #GivingTuesday doubter. Join Cara Holland, Director, Digital Acquisition, The Humane Society of the United States and Kelley Hohl, Senior Fundraising Consultant, Go! Team at Blackbaud, as they share their story of incorporating #GivingTuesday into their fundraising efforts. Hear their perspectives on the right and wrong ways to do #GivingTuesday, and tips for a successful campaign from one of the organizations doing it best.


Want even more #GivingTuesday goodness? Check out prior year's on-demand webinars.

 

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