NPO website
14 Mar
  • By Dayle Kavonic
  • Cause in

4 Tips for Creating a Powerful NPO Website

Success as an NPO today is highly dependent on having a strong online presence. This means setting up a captivating website that’ll help you to raise awareness, recruit new volunteers and attract new donors. This also entails engaging in digital marketing efforts. Fortunately, Google offers a number of free tools to help in this department, […]

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Giving Tuesday SA
13 Nov
  • By Laura Parker
  • Cause in

What is #GivingTuesdaySA About?

Giving Tuesday SA encourages all South Africans to give to a cause in whichever way they choose leading up to #GivingTuesdaySA on 27 November 2018. It’s a simple idea. Just find a way for your family, your community, your company or organisation to come together to give something more. Then tell everyone you can about […]

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Governing Body Performance
06 Nov
  • By Brownie Points
  • Cause in

Card4Change: Changing Lives with Shell

Introducing their new Card4Change initiative, with Shell you can now fill up your tank with good intentions.   What is Card4Change? When you fill your tank at participating Shell outlets, you now have the opportunity to donate money easily and effectively to your chosen charities. All you’ve got to do is contact Shell to receive […]

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22 Oct
  • By Brownie Points
  • Cause in

NPO Festive Fundraising with Shoprite & Checkers

NPO’s, with Christmas around the corner, it’s time to get festive with your fundraising! Don’t miss this once-a-year offer from Shoprite, Checkers and Checkers Hyper to jump on the sleigh and up your donation count! Here’s how to connect your cause this Christmas.  The tradition of charities wrapping gifts in exchange for customer donations has […]

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coca-cola
19 Feb
  • By Camilla Marsh
  • Cause in

What NPO’s Can Learn From Coca-Cola

Love it or hate it, the red and white brand of thirst-quenching Coca-Cola has become known the world over. From the bright-lit supermarkets of the developed world to the dustiest cafe corners in developing countries; it doesn’t matter your age, nationality or income bracket, chances are high you’ve laid eyes and most likely lips on […]

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NPOs win big
10 Jan
  • By Camilla Marsh
  • Cause in

3 Reasons Your NPO Wins Big on Brownie Points

As NPO’s, you already have more than your fair share of work cut out, so why add more stress to the situation by throwing a volunteer program on top of this? Surely it’s not worth the worry and extra time wasted in communications and co-ordination. Right? Well, no, wrong actually. Creating opportunities for volunteers is […]

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Wifi sign
21 Dec
  • By Camilla Marsh
  • Cause in

Guidelines to Create Your NPO Social Media Strategy

As an NPO, social media is a golden gateway to expanding your reach, publicising your cause, and creating a community of volunteers and donors. But not many NPO’s know how best to tap into this cost-free and risk-free marketing.   In our previous post we discussed how NPO’s use social media to create community, outlying […]

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social media
01 Nov
  • By Camilla Marsh
  • Cause in

5 Ways NPOS Use Social Media to Create Community

Today the soap box has been swapped for a cyber platform as social media proves to be a powerful mouthpiece for NPOs the world over. Each year an increase in NPOs jump on this brand building bandwagon, reaching more and more people with less effort and expenditure. But many NPOs are new to the social […]

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Google Ad Grants
27 Sep
  • By Camilla Marsh
  • Cause in

How To: Advertise your NPO for free on Google

Have you ever thought what $10 000 a month in in-kind advertising would mean for the success of your non-profit? If this possibility seems too good to be true, it’s time to quit thinking and start doing, and set up your Google Ad Grants account. Google Ad Grants is one of many incredible and entirely […]

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Google for nonprofits
06 Sep
  • By Camilla Marsh
  • Cause in

The Best Free Google Tools For NPOs

Being an awesome NPO is all about awareness, action and adequate access to tools and resources. By joining Google for Nonprofits, you gain FREE access to premium Google products designed specifically for NPOs. Not to mention, you get all the tutorials and know-how you need to maximise your tools for your own unique cause. If you […]

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