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5 ways to increase alumni engagement on social media

Victoria Lee

Victoria Lee

Founder & Managing Director at Socialee Media
Victoria founded Socialee Media in 2013. Socialee is an award-winning Digital and Social Marketing Consultancy and works with clients across various sectors from education to health and media. Socialee has worked with the University of York’s Development and Alumni Office since 2013, and continues to manages their alumni social media platforms today.
Victoria Lee

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Alumni are a valuable commodity to any university. They know the institution well and have their fair share of stories...

By August 31, 2016
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‘WeChat’­ted: Raising Funds on Chinese Social Media

Jenn Klein

Jenn Klein

Assistant Development Director at Cushing Academy
Jenn is a nonprofit fundraising professional in the Greater Boston area with 10 years of direct development experience.
Jenn Klein

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When I started off learning by trial and error about fundraising from Chinese nationals, I had no idea about the...

By August 19, 2016
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How to use special events to raise institutional buy-in

James Martin

James Martin

Regular & Planned Giving Officer at University of Essex
As the University of Essex's Regular & Planned Giving Officer, James is transforming how the University of Essex engage with young alumni through their crowdfunding platform, Click.
James Martin

Getting noticed in a University is no easy task. Universities can be a strange hybrid of part small town, part...

By August 10, 2016
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7 ways to use Twitter during your #crowdfunding campaign

Christina Pashialis

Digital Marketing Manager at Hubbub
Christina is using content and inbound marketing techniques to build Hubbub's online presence. She is passionate about helping education and non-profit professionals to reach goals through digital marketing.

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How can Twitter be used to boost crowdfunding donations? This post shows 7 ways to use Twitter during your crowdfunding campaign...

By July 29, 2016
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Student Crowdfunding – 10 Top Tips

Ralitsa Padalska

Ralitsa Padalska

Accounts Manager at Hubbub
As Hubbub's Account Manager, Ralitsa has a wealth of crowdfunding customer insights and a passion for education. She ensures that our clients love their fundraising journey.
Ralitsa Padalska

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Student crowdfunding is an exciting and effective tool for students looking to raise funds for their projects. But you’ll need...

By July 7, 2016
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How can charities & community groups make the most of crowdfunding?

Jonathan Bone

Jonathan Bone

Researcher at Nesta
Jonathan is a researcher at Nesta, where he focuses on innovation and economic growth with a specific focus on alternative finance and start-ups. Jonathan co-authored the 2015 alternative finance industry report Pushing Boundaries as well as Crowdfunding Good Causes (2016), which explores opportunities and challenges in crowdfunding for charities, community groups and social entrepreneurs. Before joining Nesta Jonathan completed a PhD on the Evolution of Human Cooperation at University College London.
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The amount of money raised through crowdfunding has exploded in the last five years, rapidly transforming most parts of the...

By June 28, 2016
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Is crowdfunding an option for smaller development teams?

Duncan Knox

Co-Founder, VP of Business Development at Hubbub
Duncan single-handedly built Hubbub's relationships with university Development Offices around the UK. He has become the first point of contact to turn to regarding crowdfunding in education and now continues to develop networks across the Higher Education space

What are the two most important questions we ask when considering a new fundraising strategy? 1) will it be effective?...

By June 17, 2016
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8 innovative university fundraising ideas from California

Duncan Knox

Co-Founder, VP of Business Development at Hubbub
Duncan single-handedly built Hubbub's relationships with university Development Offices around the UK. He has become the first point of contact to turn to regarding crowdfunding in education and now continues to develop networks across the Higher Education space

I recently visited California to research the annual giving practices of its great universities. Here I’ll present some of the...

By June 14, 2016
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Is crowdfunding the new direct mail?

Katherine Carter

Katherine Carter

Digital Fundraising Specialist at Hubbub
Katherine is Hubbub's Digital Fundraising Specialist. Within her role, Katherine works with Universities in the UK and the US to share best practice through the development of bespoke digital fundraising events and webinars. With her expert knowledge of the sector, Katherine also works with institutions to help cultivate cultures of giving with alumni and supporters through the strategic implementation of multi channel annual giving programmes.
Katherine Carter

We’ve all heard the phrase ‘direct mail is dead’, but in the nonprofit sector we know it’s anything but –...

By June 8, 2016