National Adoption Month. #FlipTheScript

Honoring and listening to the most underserved  voices in adoption and foster care. About the author: Katie Stickles-Wynen, MSW, a Colombian adoptee, has a Masters in Social Work. After college, Katie worked at Hyde School in CT where she helped design a program for adopted youth and parents. Katie studied under Dr. Joyce Maguire Pavao in … Continue reading National Adoption Month. #FlipTheScript

Featured Nonprofit FAQ: Customizing your donation button

Question Can I customize my donation button for specific programs, amounts or for recurring? Answer Yes, you can add specific text to your donation button link so that program, amount, or recurring options are prefilled when your donor arrives art your page. Here are some examples using the sample donation button link https://npo.justgive.org/nonprofits/donate.jsp?ein=94-3331010. Program designation … Continue reading Featured Nonprofit FAQ: Customizing your donation button

5 Easy Ways to Help the Homeless

Many of us could be steps away from homelessness. The loss of a job, sudden illness, or family death could be the route to total despair. People on the streets and in shelters across America have lost their homes and been deserted by family and friends. Here are 5 super easy ways to make a … Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Help the Homeless

Featured Nonprofit FAQ: Personalized Donation Receipt

Question Can We Customize Our Donation Receipt? Answer Your donation receipt can be customized with your organization’s logo. If you uploaded a logo when you customized your donation page, that same logo will be used in your donors’ email receipts. To upload your logo and customize your donation page, visit our nonprofit resources: Edit your Donation … Continue reading Featured Nonprofit FAQ: Personalized Donation Receipt

Are People in Your Neighborhood Going Hungry?

43 million Americans are going hungry. Can you tell who in your neighborhood is going without food? 1 in every 8 people you pass by on the street could be missing meals. The latest statistics on hunger from Feeding America tell us: 1 in 8 Americans go hungry every day. 1 in 6 children in the … Continue reading Are People in Your Neighborhood Going Hungry?

#GivingTuesday Tips for Success

Less than 4 weeks to go until #GivingTuesday. Here’s what you need to know. GivingTuesday, the global day of giving, is November 29th. It offers a huge opportunity to increase awareness for your cause and support for your organization while reaching out to new and current donors. There are many ways to get your staff … Continue reading #GivingTuesday Tips for Success

JustGive and JustGiving join forces: what this means for you

We at JustGive are excited to announce we have joined JustGiving, the world’s largest social giving platform.  JustGiving operates the website http://www.JustGiving.com. Both organizations were founded at about the same time over 15 years ago, with an identical goal: to grow charitable giving by connecting people with the charities and causes they care most about. … Continue reading JustGive and JustGiving join forces: what this means for you

Patagonia’s Unconventional CSR

California-based Patagonia, which specializes in outdoor apparel, has taken an unexpected and untraditional approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR). Sustainability, giving back and caring for the planet are firmly connected in a company conviction that’s clear for customers and the business world to see. That’s supported by Patagonia initiatives to buy and consume less. A … Continue reading Patagonia’s Unconventional CSR

Fundraising Professionals: Tools, Tips & Services

Borrowing from a familiar saying: the proof is in the pudding. As a development/fundraising professional, you know all too well that’s how your work is evaluated. For each client or organization you work with, you’re expected to produce tangible results—after identifying the best fundraising channels and crafting messages, executing campaigns, and improving efforts based on … Continue reading Fundraising Professionals: Tools, Tips & Services

Who receives the tax deduction for a company giving program?

Featured FAQ: Tax deductions for a company giving program With JustGive’s platform and products, your company can run a variety of different giving campaigns to engage employees and customers. All helping you make an impact and meet your corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals. As a nonprofit organization, we take care of compliance and offer ways … Continue reading Who receives the tax deduction for a company giving program?