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A short history of the walkathon

Today, the walkathon is a staple of peer-to-peer fundraising worldwide. But did you know that the first ever walkathon was crafted in 1953 by Puerto Rican actor and comedian Ramon Ortiz Del Rivero, better known by his stage name “Diplo”? Rivero’s walk took place in San Juan, Puerto Rico where he walked 80 miles for…

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Reconnect with past participants, fundraisers and donors

It is critical for every nonprofit to reconnect with past participants, donors and fundraisers that have not recently taken part in fundraising efforts. The good new is, if someone has raised funds or donated to an organization in the past, the organization has an existing connection and, with work, many of those supporters can be…

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Crowdfunding vs. P2P Fundraising: When to Use Which

Without question, it is a fascinating time to be a Fundraising Professional. With the influx of technology, fundraising is being thrust into some very exciting and positive places.  The two main catalysts in this are crowdfunding and peer-to-peer fundraising(P2P) who are swiftly positioning themselves as the go-to strategies for many. With the opportunity to greatly…

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Celebrate #GivingTuesday with Rallybound

We are proud to announce that RallyBound is an official partner of #GivingTuesday 2013. We invite you to celebrate #GivingTuesday with us on December 3rd.  What is #GivingTuesday you might ask?  From GivingTuesday.org: “#GivingTuesday™ (#GT) is a movement to create a national day of giving to kick off the giving season added to the calendar…

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