Unleash The Power Of
Your DONOR NETWORK
SMASH YOUR GOALS WITH THE POWER OF GAMIFICATION
Gamify the giving experience by utilizing campaign pages to rally your donors around the causes that mean most to them. Set challenges and drive healthy competition using heatmaps, giving thermometers, leaderboards, matching funds and more.
WIDEN YOUR REACH AND GAIN MORE DONORS
Amplify your outreach with branded templates, a scheduling tool and advanced segmentation abilities to ensure you send exactly the right message to the right donor every time. Your donors can also easily share your campaign with their social networks.
MANAGE YOUR VOLUNTEERS
Turn your supporters into active ambassadors by giving them the tools they need to recruit and engage their peers. Encourage peer-to-peer sharing over text, social media and email, with real-time tracking to highlight and reward your highest impact ambassadors.
EXTEND YOUR TEAM
A dedicated implementation and account manager will partner with you through every step of your campaign to ensure your success. You also have the opportunity to learn best practices from our community of 2,000+ customers and our diverse thought leadership forums.
“With our previous vendor, we couldn’t customize and display clearly our matches and challenges. After moving to Graduway, we increased our number of gifts by 50%.”
“The emails we sent from GradAdvance were clean, well formatted, and performed at a rate 10-15% above what we traditionally see for email solicitations.”
“Gradway was a partner in our success, caring about the kids that we care about. We went live within a week and blew our goal of $500K, raising $1M+ during COVID-19.”
“Graduway helped us transition 15% of our campaign donations us money in postage and time in processing the payments.”
“Our Annual Fund saw an increase of 40% in the first year after joining Graduway.”
Inside Columbia’s World-Class Giving Day
Columbia University shares insider secrets into their world class Giving Day raising $22 million+ in 2019 and how they are planning for their upcoming Giving Day with COVID-19 constraints.
How To Smash Your Fundraising Targets During COVID-19
More than ever, schools are struggling to meet their budgets and are dependent on fundraising funds to provide top level education to their constituents and support their communities.
Upgrade Your Fundraising Campaign and Increase Your Donations By 983%
With the hype surrounding Giving Days worldwide, schools across Canada are beginning to hop on the fundraising trend. For Giving Tuesday 2020, Brentwood College School leaped right in and partnered with Graduway, bringing in 983% more donations than for their 2019 email campaign.
The Comprehensive Handbook for Running a Giving Day
Whether you’re considering planning your first Giving Day or you’re a Giving Day veteran, this handbook will take you through every step of the planning process up to the day after to support your fundraising efforts.
Vanguard University Giving Day 2020
Vanguard University used Graduway for their very first Giving Day in 2020. They understood that the traditional methods of fundraising were declining and began to explore hosting a Giving Day with Graduway.
How to Smash Your Fundraising Targets During COVID-19
Rice, Rutgers and Tulane universities understood the importance of bringing their communities together and celebrating the collective impact of giving. They were also able to smash their targets, raising $1million+ respectively!
Florida Institute of Technology, Giving Day 2020
Florida Tech used Graduway for the very first time in 2020. They wanted something completely different – something interactive and fun – so they turned their site into a gaming arena and managed to smash their goals.
Engage Me Before You Hit Me Up For A Donation
If you’re hitting your alumni up for help after not having engaged with them for months, they are probably unengaged. They’ve long lost pride in their alma mater and you’re betting on nostalgia at this point. But it takes more than that to make someone open their wallet to you.
Higher-Ed: COVID-19, To Fundraise or Not to Fundraise?
University of Chicago, University of Pittsburgh, University of Florida, University of Wisconsin, and Gravyty, discuss how some of the top schools are tackling the challenge of fundraising during the crisis.
Giving Day 101: Secrets to Successful Digital Fundraising
Learn how similar institutions have increased their number of donors and funds raised despite the challenges they are facing in today’s world.
K-12: COVID-19, To Fundraise or Not to Fundraise?
Oakwood School, Delbarton School, The Bermuda High School, Denver Jewish Day School and The Taft School, discuss how K12s are tackling the challenge of fundraising during the crisis.
Connecting Fundraising To Your Mission, The InvestED Story
Joyce Walters, Executive Director, InvestED, shares how they raised $1.1 million through their digital fundraising campaign for those in most desperate need during COVID-19.
Birmingham-Southern College - Running a Giving Day in the Midst of COVID-19
The Director of Annual Giving at Birmingham-Southern College, guides us through the challenges and successes of Forward Ever Day, with key takeaways for anyone wishing to run their own fundraising campaigns during COVID-19.
How to Increase Giving Day Donor Participation by 178%
With a 178% increase in donor participation during COVID-19, Delbarton School, Roman Catholic School and The Taft School will be sharing insights into what drives a successful Giving Day outcomes.