Crowdfunding 101: Top tips and case studies

Ready to give crowdfunding a try? Or maybe your organization has run a couple crowdfunding campaigns in the past but you’re ready to take your fundraising to the next level. Come learn from GlobalGiving’s 15+ years of successes (and failures) helping nonprofits of all sizes run crowdfunding campaigns all over the world.

Learning outcomes:

  • How to map your network of potential supporters (and reach infamous “the crowd”)
  • How “the crowd” can be as important and even more powerful the “the funding” in crowdfunding
  • How to identify and support your volunteer “fundraising advocates”
  • How to tell a story that captures a donors attention in under five seconds!
  • How to talk about your organization with new small-dollar donors – hint: its different than the way you talk about your work in a grant proposal!
  • Why crowdfunding isn’t scary and can be a part of every NGOs fundraising strategy.


Michael Gale
GlobalGiving (USA)
Kavita Mathew (India)
India Partnerships Consultant, GlobalGiving