Nonprofit Resources Directory

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EVENTS: AUCTION SOFTWARE

 

SchoolAuction.net

Web-based software designed to help volunteer-led groups plan, manage, and run fundraising auctions - live, silent, and online. Our software also includes online registration, Advance Check-In, and mobile-optimized Self Check-Out. You can use your existing credit card processor, or one of our preferred processors. We do not charge any transaction fees - you pay a flat rate per year and can run multiple events for your group. DonationMatch customers can save $100 on a Standard or Premium subscription.


ClickBid

ClickBid is an enjoyable mobile bidding and year-long fundraising platform. $500 flat license fee with multi-event discounts. No percentages or performance fees. Our best-in-class upport means always getting quick and experienced answers. We offer mobile bidding, online bidding, annual landing page, ticket pages, text-to-give, online donations, and integrations with major donor management platforms. We're here to help you raise more money.


Auctria (formerly Charity Auction Organizer)

Auctria (formerly known as Charity Auction Organizer) is a low-cost web-based application that allows you to manage your fundraising auction on your own. It enables you to track bidders, donors, items, bids and integrate taking payments through their merchant processing partner, Stripe. auctria.com


Cause4Auction

Don't want to spend a fortune on full service auction services? Do you want to take advantage of the mobile bidding, outbid notifications, and secure mobile self checkout at your next event? Cause4Auction is a mobile focused auction fundraising service built for schools and nonprofits who are looking to do more with less. Use code donation_partner when signing up for a discount!


Charity Auctions Today

Charity Auctions Today provides a complete online auction platform to help nonprofit organizations raise money through online and mobile auctions. Our online auction platform was built using the latest technology giving organizations the best user experience and the best tools all at an affordable cost. Whether setting up an auction or placing a bid, our platform was built for the user with no technical experience. We wanted it to be easy for everyone to use. www.charityauctionstoday.com


Funraise

Are you a non profit looking to run a fundraising auction, but need reputable software to do it? Or do you need consignment items for your online auction?

Let Funraise help you with:

  • A full fledged, highly rated and reliable mobile bidding software, allowing you to raise money before, during and after live events

  • A private, secure and customized auction site

  • A selection of consignment items from our charity auction marketplace to generate excitement around your online event

Funraise items are from designers and manufacturers who hold causes as an essential part of their brand identity. Our marketplace is designed to help you raise additional funds by offering unique, curated items not commonly available for online or mobile bidding auctions. With each item you sell during your auction, you will be raising money for your cause and helping a brand give back. Schedule a demo today! https://funraise.biz/pages/get-in-touch


Greater Giving

Greater Giving solutions are designed exclusively for nonprofits and schools— enabling you to raise more funds with mobile bidding, online registration and donations, event management software, payment processing and peer-to-peer fundraising tools. Mention DonationMatch to receive $50 OFF your first purchase!


WEDO Auctions

Turning Your Bidders Into Long-Term Donors

Auction-based events could be your most important money-making and donor engagement events of the year. Wedo understand this! Our technology gets great reviews, but our service sets us apart. Your patrons come to learn, have fun, and support you--we can make sure they get the best experience possible to keep coming back.

Learn more about how we do this at www.wedocharityauctions.com


WinningCause.org

FREE online silent auctions with free mobile bidding. WinningCause.org is an online auction marketplace dedicated to providing a free service for schools & non-profits, enabling them to move away from traditional, inefficient silent auction fundraisers and towards greater exposure and more bidding revenue generated through our state-of-the-art online auction venue. Additionally, as a socially responsible company, WinningCause.org provides our services to worthy organizations at no cost, allowing you to keep 100% of the auction item proceeds! winningcause.org


 

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AUCTIONEERS

 

Auction Boulevard

Auction Boulevard was established in 2013. We have over 50 years of combined auction experience providing a variety of services to our clients - from assisting with the night-of-auction auctioneering services up to assisting the auction committee with consultation throughout the process. Our team includes experienced auctioneers, bid assistants, and support staff. Together we make a dedicated team committed to making your auction a success and are members of the Colorado, Wyoming and National Auctioneers Associations. 

Doug Carpenter, CAI, BAS, our lead auctioneer, is a professional auctioneer specializing in assisting non-profits raise money for their organizations, through auction, as a Benefit Auction Specialist. He is co-owner and broker of Auction Boulevard, a real estate auction company, located in Longmont, CO, and has helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for several non-profit organizations in Colorado and throughout the country. As an active auctioneer for over 19 years, he has remained committed to being the best for his clients. http://www.auctionblvd.com


Beahm Auction Group

Beahm Auction group specializes in benefit auctions. Certified by the National Auctioneers Association as Benefit Auction Specialists (BAS), we help our clients create environments for record-breaking fundraising results. http://beahmauctiongroup.com


Partager Auction

Partager Auction is your source for professional auctioneer services as we have specialized in hundreds of benefit fundraiser and fine art auction events for over 20 years. We are experts at organizing and handling your silent auction, raffles, and of course, your special appeal (fund-a-need, raise-the-paddle, etc.) in a creative, emotional, and highly profitable manner.

Auctioneer Cheryl Parker is a member of the Western Auctioneers Association. In 2007, she was awarded the professional designation of Benefit Auctioneer Specialist (BAS) by the National Auctioneers Association--a credential given at that time to less than 100 auctioneers around the U.S. and Canada. http://www.partager-auction.com


Red Apple Auctions (Sherry Truhlar)

Benefit auctioneer Sherry Truhlar is as known for her educational resources as she is for her dynamic onstage personality as an auctioneer. Since starting her business from over a decade ago, she’s grown Red Apple Auctions into a diverse enterprise. She annually oversee auctions at fundraising galas across the country, and – through the power of technology – educates over 7,500 auction planners each week using video, blogs, teleconferences, tutorials, workshops, and classes. Get started with her free auction planner tools. http://www.redappleauctions.com


Wisely Benefit Auction Service

We offer professional consulting and event-day assistance to non-profits, private schools, churches, civic groups and other organizations that wish to conduct a successful fundraising event.  Unlike a volunteer or general auctioneer, we have training and experience specifically geared to the fundraising process.  our services include detailed guidance in the planning stages, event-day assistance, and post-event evaluation.  whether your group is considering an event for the first time, or your event has been held for many years, we can help you make the most of your fundraising efforts.  Our purpose is to Fund a Better World and we hope to achieve this purpose by "Empowering organizations to achieve their mission through successful fundraising". http://www.benefitauctioneer.us


 

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EVENTS: TICKETING & REGISTRATION

 

EventBrite

Eventbrite provides nonprofits with affordable, easy-to-use online tools that enable you to sell tickets and run successful events. And if you're a 501(c )(3) organization, you are qualified to receive a reduced service fee. (Standard credit card fees still apply.) Sign up for an account here, then send nonprofit@eventbrite.com your 501(c)(3) approval form, your account's email address, and your telephone number.


TicketLeap

TicketLeap provides a smart, seamless system for all your ticketing needs - from selling to scanning to spreading the word. Advanced features include reserved seating and social sharing built in. http://www.ticketleap.com


 

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EVENTS: TRAVEL & UNIQUE PACKAGES

 

Winspire No-Risk Travel Packages

Winspire is the premiere provider of no-risk experiential travel packages for charity fundraising events. Nonprofits, schools, religious organizations and foundations throughout North America use no-risk travel in their fundraising auctions and raffles to:

  • Save time, money and resources before and after an event

  • Increase event revenue by capturing donor travel budgets

  • Identify and cultivate relationships with major donors

  • Add variety, credibility and wow factor to an event fundraiser

Each Winspire Experience is offered on a no-risk basis, which means that there are no signup fees, no usage fees, and you only purchase something if it sells. Browse over 200 unique experiences or get in touch with a Winspire Event Consultant. 


DSC Consulting

Since 1993, DSC Consulting's No Risk Charity Auction Program has generated a significant increase in donations to thousands of non-profit organizations.

Hundreds of hand-signed, authenticated collectibles are available from sports icons and celebrities such as Magic Johnson and Steven Tyler, as well as legends who played for your local teams.

All items were signed under the supervision of authorized agents and include a letter of authenticity. 

Key Benefits For Your Organization:

  • No Risk, Out of Pocket Cost, or Financial Obligation is Required

  • Realize A Significant Increase In Donations

  • Generate Increased Excitement About Your Event

 Website: www.noriskcharityauctions.com

Email: dscconsulting@yahoo.com Phone: (512) 829-5412


Sustainable African Plains Game Hunts- 8-Day/7-Night & 6-Days Hunting

Global Sporting Safaris Inc. offers unique and exciting sustainable and conservation minded hunting trips on the continent of Africa for your next fundraiser.  Minimum bids help qualify the buyers with no costs or obligations to your fundraiser. All of our donations are 100% donations to help boost the profit to your bottom line.  Each donation is for two hunters.  Global Sporting Safaris is a full service agency that facilitates the planning of all aspects of the auction winner’s trip.  Auction posters and fliers are also provided to increase exposure at your event.

Log In or Register for a free DonationMatch account to request this no risk, no upfront cost package for your auction.


Villa Encanto - 8 Day/7 Night Beachfront Villa

Amidst a quiet enclave of private villa estates in the small village of Bucerias, just 20 minutes north of the Puerto Vallarta International Airport, lies the private, beach-front estate known as Villa Encanto. Villa Encanto commands a most sought-after location with 7 private bedrooms and can sleep up to 18 with children.

Log In or Register for a free DonationMatch account to request this no risk, no upfront cost package for your gala's auction. (Eligibility criteria apply.)


 

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EVENTS: VENUES, SUPPLIES, & SERVICES

 

Brighter Tomorrow Events Management

Brighter Tomorrow Events Management produces and manages themed 5K fun-runs for nonprofit organizations looking for turnkey fundraising options with minimal, out of pocket expense. From permits to T-shirts to course design, it's covered. They provide all the tools you need to successfully promote your event and raise $50k or more! Don't forget to tell them DonationMatch sent you! www.brightertomorrow.run


Great Shot Golf

Hole-in-One & Contest Insurance, Custom Signs, Banners, Pin Flags, Event Websites, Gifts & Awards

Whether you are an outing coordinator, golf professional, event planner, car or boat dealer, or a charity director - Great Shot Golf's event planners have been in your place. We pride ourselves on delivering custom solutions and adapting to your needs. Being a partner in your planning process or someone to provide you peace of mind, no matter your needs, Great Shot Golf can help. We have off the shelf options or can customize a solution for your event!


Paper Lantern Store

Paper Lantern Store offers traditional, modern and contemporary decoration and accessories for weddings, holidays, parties and celebrations. Their unique selection of paper lanterns, party lights, party decoration, wedding and table décor come in many styles to help make your next event unforgettable. Receive free shipping for orders over $99 at PaperLanternStore.com when you shop now. 


Cvent Supplier Network: Free Meeting and Event Site Selection Tool

Meeting and event planners can search the extensive Cvent Supplier Network public database of more than 200,000 venues worldwide, including hotels, restaurants, and special event venues, for free. Select the venues that meet your requirements from the search results, then easily share your meeting requirements and send suppliers a request for proposal (RFP) at no cost. http://www.cvent.com/rfp/hotels


 

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FUNDRAISING

 

Brackets For Good

Brackets For Good helps charitable nonprofits score new awareness, supporters, and funds to further the good they do in our world. Every March, existing supporters and first-time donors rally behind the causes and organizations they care about in Brackets For Good tournaments. Nonprofits play for free, keep the dollars raised no matter how far they advance, and on average receive 31% of their donations from first-time donors. Watch how it works! Learn more and join for free at: BFG.org


CoinUp

Coin Up is a revolutionary mobile app that "rounds up” the spare change on everyday credit/debit card transactions and donates the “spare change” to a selected charity each month. Apply to become one of their recipient charities today! www.coinupapp.com/organization/registration


Communities for Cause

Communities for Cause, Inc. (CFC) is a mobile and online marketplace that drives demand for products and services thru a combination of charitable giving and customer loyalty for the local business owner.  The platform stimulates increased donations to non-profits by directing their members’ spend towards a catalog of participating merchants offering a donation for every sale. For merchants, CFC is an ultra-efficient advertising and branding platform targeted toward groups of highly loyal customers. Watch how it works!  www.communitiesforcause.com


Green Kid Crafts

During your fundraising period, Green Kids Crafts will donate 15% of sales of fun, creative, and award-winning educational products--ranging from single-purchase Discovery Boxes to Science Kits to Discovery Box Subscriptions--back to your school from any purchases made by your school’s community. www.greenkidcrafts.com/schools


Patxi's Pizza - 52 Weeks of Giving

52 Weeks of Giving is our promise to help give back to the communities that we call home, while sharing a tasty meal together at our Patxi’s locations! Every week all year long, Patxi’s hosts neighborhood fundraisers for organizations dedicated to education and children’s health and welfare. Our partnership with our customers and local organizations has thus far raised over $700,000 and we’re not stopping there! Tell us about your organization here and we’ll let you know within three weeks if your community fundraiser is approved. 


Picaboo Fundraising

Picaboo Fundraising is a great way to raise money for your next school trip, event, sports team, educational enrichment program, and more! Picaboo fundraising is a win-win - you raise and keep all funds and each supporter can receive $50 worth of custom photo products for FREE! Learn more and start your own fundraiser.


Shirts.com

Create your own personal custom shirts for yourself, a team, school, event, or for fundraisingwith the Custom Shirt Designer at Shirts.com.


Sparkle Farms

Interested in hassle-free fundraising for your school, church, or activity group? You can earn $5 from each 3-piece set of Sparkle Farms bloomer shorts! These are the perfect accessories that can earn you money while ensuring privacy and modesty, under school uniforms, skirts, and dresses! We handle the money, inventory, and delivery. You spread the word, sit back, and wait for your check! For more info email: fundraising@sparklefarms.com


The Traveler Site

The Traveler Site is a free, member's only travel site that offers better-than-web pricing on global travel (hotels/resorts, car rentals, cruises and activities) with a % going back to a member's favored cause. Non-profits can leverage the platform (for free) to save on their business travel and as a member/supporter and employee perk that all gives-back to their organization.  To learn more visit TheTravelerSite.com and contact Mark Marovich - mark@thetravelersite.com or 775.339.8698 - and make sure to say that DonationMatch sent ya!


Events With Benefits - Podcast

This weekly series, one of the biggest philanthropy-focused podcasting ventures to date, provides nonprofit staff, volunteers, event planners, PTOs and more with cutting-edge insights and proven best practices to improve fundraising results. Each episode features a special guest from all sectors and backgrounds of the nonprofit industry, including charity auctioneers, legal advisors, development directors and more. 

To listen and subscribe, visit eventswithbenefits.com, or search for "Events with Benefits" in iTunes or the Podcasts mobile app.


Amp Your Good

Amp Your Good is a crowd-feeding platform that radically improves how food drives work by replacing the traditional physical collection model with an online donation model. Similar to crowdfunding, organizations set up food drives hosted on the platform at no cost. However, instead of donating money, supporters choose the food items they would like to donate and pay for them. When a drive ends, all of the food is delivered directly to your organization. Nothing ever sits in a collection box. ampyourgood.com


 

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OPERATIONAL SUPPORT

 

Charity Compliance Solutions Inc.

Charity Compliance Solutions' primary dedication is to provide nonprofit and charitable organizations with professional and comprehensive state registration services. CCS will take the burden off your desk so that you can concentrate on making the world a better place. What makes CCS stand out is pride in the level of service, timeliness, and a proactive approach to guiding you in achieving your goals. Their comprehensive system ensures that their clients no longer have to worry about the procedures, law changes, local agents or due dates. www.charitycompliancesolutions.com


OptimalGiving

OptimalGiving helps nonprofit raise more funds and keep more of what they raise. Their goal is to lower each client’s fundraising and payment processing costs by as much as 50%. They do this by combining affordable, easy to use mobile and web-based fundraising solutions with low-cost payment processing. Their easy to use fundraising tools and custom donation forms can be used for websites, events, Facebook, crowdfunding, and more, and they are compatible with most nonprofit donor management and accounting software. OptimalGiving can help you have more for your mission – now. www.optimalgiving.com 


MyVLink

MyVLink provides PTA's, PTO's, and other volunteer organizations a comprehensive solution with its all-in-one Website Builder and administrative tools. No web experience is necessary to quickly create and maintain an interactive website that your team and members alike will love. Manage your events, volunteers, inventory, documents, membership, and communications all in one place. Find out how MyVLink can help you increase your volunteers, communication, and funds today at www.myvlink.org, and tell them DonationMatch sent you!


CalNonprofits

The California Association of Nonprofits (CalNonprofits) is a statewide membership organization that brings nonprofits together to advocate for the communities they serve. They gather and promote useful organizations, publications, and websites to help you and your California nonprofit succeed. A wide variety of additional resources are also available only to CalNonprofits Members. http://calnonprofits.org/resources


Canada Revenue Agency (Canada) 

Information regarding becoming and/or maintaining a Registered Charity in Canada. http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca


Canva

Canva makes graphic design amazingly simple for everyone, by bringing together a drag-and-drop design tool with a library of more than 1 million stock photographs, graphic elements and fonts. Canva offers its premium version free to registered nonprofits. Apply at https://about.canva.com/canva-for-nonprofits/


Chronicles of Philanthropy - Events

News about nonprofit conferences, meetings, and workshops from The Chronicle of Philanthropy,"...the No. 1 news source, in print and online, for nonprofit leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and other people involved in the philanthropic enterprise. For more than 20 years, The Chronicle has been connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas."


Community Partners (Los Angeles, CA)

Community Partners works with social entrepreneurs, grantmakers, and civic leaders to imagine possibilities, design solutions, and see them through. Building on extensive experience working with nonprofits and funders, Community Partners helps foster, launch and sustain powerful initiatives for change. We are a solutions partner; providing expertise in best practices, a vast knowledge base in project development and management, familiarity with the civic landscape and a commitment to advancing the public good.


Good360 (U.S.)

Good360 provides its nonprofit members access to an online product donation catalog, where they can receive donated goods for their programming and community services. Donations received by nonprofits through Good360 CANNOT be sold, traded or bartered or be given as gifts to volunteers or sold in thrift shops.  All product donations MUST BE GIVEN AWAY FREE OF CHARGE to the needy, ill and youth that you serve in your community.  Product donations must also be used for the core purpose and/or toward programs supporting your tax exempt designation.


Google for Nonprofits

Google for Nonprofits offers organizations access to highly discounted or free products. These tools can help you find new donors and volunteers, work efficiently, and get supporters to take action.


GuideStar Exchange (U.S.)

The GuideStar Exchange is an opportunity for you to show your organization's commitment to transparency and communicate directly with your stakeholders through GuideStar—for FREE. By "claiming" your organization's report, you can make sure institutional funders, donors, professionals, and the general public have up-to-date, reliable data about your nonprofit.


IRS (United States)

Information regarding receiving and/or maintaining federally-recognized exempt organization status in the U.S. http://www.stayexempt.irs.gov


 Mission Edge (San Diego, CA) 

Mission Edge is a one-stop-shop for San Diego’s nonprofit community, providing support so organizations can focus on their mission and do transformational work. A 501(c)(3) themselves, they offer comprehensive solutions in finance, operations, HR and Information management that can help your organization scale with maximum efficiency.


NAEIR-- National Association for the Exchange of Industrial Resources

NAEIR is a gifts-in-kind organization that provides brand new, high-quality products to non-profit organizations for a fraction of retail cost. Merchandise available through NAEIR includes office, maintenance and janitorial supplies, clothing, paper goods, plus much more. Any merchandise received from NAEIR must be used for the care of the ill, the needy, or minors and cannot be bartered, traded, or sold.


Nonprofit Law Blog

This blog provides many valuable, timely updates about legal considerations for nonprofits and is authored by Gene Takagi, a San Francisco-based nonprofit and exempt organizations attorney; contributing editor and publisher of the Nonprofit Law Blog; and an adjunct professor at the University of San Francisco.


RingCentral Professional

Get a Toll Free Number with voicemail starting at $9.99 per month


Social Venture Partners

Social Venture Partners is a 501(c)3 organization of individuals who invest their time and money in nonprofit organizations to accelerate and scale their impact to significantly improve more lives. Chapters worldwide select local organizations to support each year.


TechSoup

TechSoup is a nonprofit with a focus on providing other nonprofits and libraries with technology that empowers them to fulfill their missions and serve their communities.They provide technology products and information geared specifically to the unique challenges faced by nonprofits and libraries.


 

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VOLUNTEERS & PRO BONO HELP

 

Catchafire

Catchafire matches professionals who want to give their skills with nonprofits and social enterprises that need their help.


Match Your Need

The generosity marketplace: matchmaker between those with a need and those with the means and heart to fulfill it.


SignUpGenius

If you are a group leader and find yourself organizing volunteers, meals, service projects, or events... SignUpGenius lets you coordinate it all online for free.


VolunteerMatch

VolunteerMatch offers a variety of tools and services to help you recruit new volunteers, manage volunteers and prospects, and become a great place to volunteer.


VolunteerSpot

VolunteerSpot's free volunteer scheduling software lets organizers quickly set up volunteer needs in an online calendar and invite volunteers to sign up from their computer or smart phone.


 

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