Ready for 2013? -Crowdfunding

Recently, the Chronicle of Philanthropy provided its readers with their list of “5 Things That Will Change the Way Nonprofits Work in 2013”. This week, we’ll take a look at Issue #5 and determine what you can do to help get ahead of the curve.

  • Crowdfunding – a bevy of new crowdfunding tools (kickstarter, gofundme, indiegogo) have hit the market over the last year or two and while their niche is pretty specific, they are a force to be reckoned with… (either as a tool for your efforts or a tool of your competitors). So nonprofit staffers focused on fund development will need to grasp the various options out there and, identify which ones (if any) are worth incorporating into their fundraising repertoire. To learn more about crowdfunding check out the social media section of our resource page here.