Archive | November, 2020

Charity Crowdfunding at Christmastime

Christmas is known as “the most wonderful time of the year.” And for many of us, it is a truly magical season. However, the holidays can also be a difficult time, creating an opportunity for communities to come together and provide support.   It is no secret that 2020 has been a difficult year for everyone, […]

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Are you Ready? Year-end giving starts on #GivingTuesday – Dec 1

On 1 December 2020, following the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday & Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season when many individuals focus on their holiday & end-of-year giving. Harnessing the power of social media & collaboration, #GivingTuesdaySA encourages individuals and non-profits alike to reach out to their communities, with the aim of creating meaningful social change […]

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How to create a crowdfunding campaign in South Africa

Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project online by receiving many small donations from a number of individuals through the use of social media and the press. Through emotive storytelling, imagery and video content, campaign creators are able to present their cause to the public to reach their specified fundraising target. In 2020, BackaBuddy, celebrated R200 Million raised for charitable causes across the […]

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