The New Kid on the Crowdfunding Block Triples Fundraising Results for Nonprofits
As the December 31st deadline looms to make charitable donations for this tax year, one crowdfunding platform, give2gether, believes it has revolutionized online fundraising for nonprofits.
The way people buy, share, and give online has changed--and there's no going back. give2gether makes raising money a lot faster and easier due to the research conducted over the past ten years on the science of what makes people give online. Through thousands of hours at UC Berkeley X-Labs, then later validated by hundreds of thousands of live donor transactions, give2gether believes it has cracked the code of crowdfunding!
give2gether is an intelligent fundraising platform for midsize and enterprise nonprofits, with a track record of tripling your donor conversion rates. Unlike other crowdfunding solutions, all organizations raising money with give2gether are nonprofits.
The company was founded by internet technology innovator and recipient of the Best Start-up from Start Up Nation’s 8200 unit, Arnon Shafir; Douglas Gale, Professor of Economics at New York University and Shachar Kariv, the chair of the Department of Economics at UC Berkeley and the former director of its famous X-Labs.
give2gether puts an emphasis on real-time online donor preferences and what makes modern, networked philanthropists inspire more people to give.
On Giving Tuesday, give2gether saw new donations come in every 20 seconds, with some nonprofits raising over $1,000 /hour.
Arnon Shafir, give2gether’s CEO and co-founder, explained: “While some recent pages on give2gether raised over $100,000, the average amount raised on a personal crowdfunding page is $2,200 and the average campaign raises $38,000.”