Peer-to-Peer Takes Center Stage in Nonprofit Trade Press

Peer-to-Peer fundraising has taken center stage in the nonprofit trade press this month, as a number of prominent news outlets have offered coverage of the latest Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Thirty survey.

Rallybound Roundup: DIY Is Where It’s At

In its roundup of the recent Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum annual conference, the mobile fundraising company Rallybound offers some interesting takeaways on the recent explosion in Do-It-Yourself Fundraising. DIY offers promise for many organizations that are looking for new ways to engage supporters, but these organizations also face questions about how to convert DIY donors into […]

Charity Athletic Events Decline in Revenue for 4th Straight Year

Fundraising walks, runs and bike rides continue to be big moneymakers for many nonprofits — but these events are not raising as much as they once did, reports The Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription required). The Chronicle, citing data from the recently released Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Thirty, notes that revenues for the 30 largest peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns […]

Large Event Campaigns Continue to Struggle

The nation’s largest peer-to-peer fundraising programs faced another difficult year in 2016, with revenues for the 30 largest programs dropping by $40 million to $1.53 billion, reports the Nonprofit Times. The Nonprofit Times report, which cites data from the recently released Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Thirty, notes that the growth of so-called do-it-yourself campaigns — which give […]

Top P2P Campaigns Decline for 4th Straight Year

Revenues for the 30 largest peer-to-peer fundraising programs declined for the fourth-straight year, reports Nonprofit Pro.

While Battling Cancer, Teri Griege Makes Huge Strides in Finding a Cure

Cash, Sweat & Tears honoree Teri Griege is using her personal story for good, raising nearly $750,000 to combat cancer.

Light The Night’s Extraordinary Growth Bucks P2P Trend

Light The Night — The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) campaign that raised more than $68.5 million at 150 nighttime walks in 2016 — is the Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum’s Program of the Year.

Fundraising Revenues Down for Largest P2P Campaigns, New Survey Finds

Revenues for the nation’s largest peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns dropped by 2.8 percent in 2016, marking the fourth straight year these bellwether programs faced declines, according to the Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Thirty survey.

2017 Conference Presentations

Key Takeaway Notes Breakout sessions and summits are wonderful because they allow us to hone in on topics of great interest, but sometimes we miss sessions we wish we could have attended. This year we’re pleased to share a collection of key takeaway notes by nearly all of our summit and breakout speakers >>> Key Takeaways from […]

DIY Fundraising: Its Promise and Perils

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 2 p.m. U.S. Eastern time Nonprofits across North America are experimenting with ways to inspire their supporters to create their own fundraising campaigns — and are investing in technology and marketing to make it easier for these do-it-yourself fundraisers to succeed. But recent research by the Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum has found […]