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LIVE – GivingTuesday & SimplyFundraisingCRM

Happy GivingTuesday! If you are one of the tens of thousands of nonprofits and donors participating, thank you for your support and generosity! Typically on this day, I would be camped out in New York City at GivingTuesdayHQ, having been involved with GivingTuesday from the very first year (2012) and every year since. But both COVID-19 and starting a new…

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PayPal is NOT a Bank and is NOT on Your Side…

This was just recently posted by a nonprofit ski club on techsoup.org, where I help as a moderator: Without warning, PayPal froze our account and our funds telling us their fraud warning processes flagged us. We can’t withdraw our $4000 and they won’t give it back for 6 months – that’s half our current savings and 20-25% of our seasonal…

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Talking Shop with Andrew Mosawi, President of iATS Payments

I recently had a great conversation with Andrew Mosawi, President of iATS Payments. iATS Payments is the primary payment processor for SimplyFundraisingCRM, and they are experts in the nonprofit industry. Along with my 12+ year personal relationship with Andrew, it was an easy decision for us to partner with them. In this interview, we discuss how SimplyFundraisingCRM got started, how…

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The Best Email Ever!

Launching a new company- let alone a comprehensive CRM/database for nonprofits- is hard work. There is so many moving pieces it’s easy to forget why you started the company in the first place. In my case, it was simple. After a 25 year run with DonorPerfect, a new majority owner emerged and made changes. And those changes did not include…

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It’s Time to Grow!!!

It’s Time to Grow! After a successful launch of SimplyFundraisingCRM and hearing the awesome feedback of happy and successful customers, it’s time to really ramp up our marketing and sales effort to get the word out!! Small or smart nonprofits can count on SimplyFundraisingCRM to save time, increase communications, and raise more money with their donors. All in a software…

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SimplyFundraisingCRM- Start in 20 Seconds!

It’s been a long 18 months since I was let go from my dream job at DonorPerfect (I started in 1995 and was let go in 2020), and I’ve been really busy!  I surrounded myself with fundraising software experts in the industry, hired the best staff, and launched what I think is the most game changing fundraising technology for nonprofits…

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