#441: Expert: Make Fundraising ‘Accessible, Easy and Engaging’
Never miss another interview! Join Devin here: http://bit.ly/joindevin. Read the full Your Mark on the World article and watch the interview here: http://bit.ly/29odxyC. Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes by clicking here: http://bit.ly/ymotwitunes or on Stitcher by clicking here: http://bit.ly/ymotwstitcher. -------------------- Zach Hagopian, co-founder and COO for Accelevents, a provider of silent auction app for nonprofit fundraisers, shares tips from his experience in helping nonprofits optimize their fundraising. He says nonprofits need to make fundraising “accessible, easy and engaging” for both organizers and donors. 1. Use Technology. My first tip is to utilize the amazing online and mobile tools that are prevalent in today’s society, and focus these tools on fundraising. Online and mobile technology have improved many facets of everyday life – now is the time for these tools to improve fundraising too! 2. Reduce Barriers. My second tip is to make fundraising easier by reducing barriers to donation. There are many people around the world who are interested in supporting a great cause, but may find the donation process old-fashioned or difficult in nature. Using technology to reduce donation barriers is a win-win for causes and donors. -------------------- Read the full Your Mark on the World article and watch the interview here: http://bit.ly/29odxyC. Need a speaker for an event, learn more about Devin Thorpe at devinthorpe.com.