Your pot of gold at the end of the rainbow

If you’ve never made corned beef and cabbage before, now is a great time to try. Meat’s not your thing? Try this vegan Irish Stew recipe instead. And if you’d like to guild the lily, take a note from last year’s home baker revolution and try this soda bread recipe.…

App Trends for 2021

We know that donors and consumers are sometimes synonymous. And consumer data is more readily available than donor data. Moving forward with that premise, what can we discover about the intersection of consumers, donors, and technology?…

A recap of 2020 Shopping Trends

Given the current state of affairs, it’s almost impossible to imagine that the first online purchase occurred nearly 25 years ago. Since then, online shopping trends have been increasing steadily year over year with reporting that now the “average US household receives a parcel every 3 days.”…

Funding by Flowers

How can your organization open a new revenue stream this Valentine’s Day? With flowers of course! Perhaps you haven’t heard of affiliate marketing? Here’s the tl/dr version: your donors buy online and earn your organization unrestricted funds every time they shop at a participating retailer. As…

COVID’s impact on fundraising

So how do you go back to donors who are stalwarts for your cause…but have lost employment or family due to COVID? And to the donors, how do you continue to meaningfully give to a cause that is part of your heart if you don’t personally have the funds to do so?…

Thanksgiving 2020

Your donors will use delivery services to get their preparations this holiday season. If you are struggling to close the year end gap, a loyalty shopping program like ShopRaise can offer your donors a way to get the supplies they are already buying and give to your organization.…