GlobalGiving Accelerator: An Opportunity for Non-Profit Organizations to achieve Crowdfunding Success

Deadline: 18 October 2019

GlobalGiving is seeking applications from nonprofit organizations for its 2019 Giving Season Accelerator in order to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success.

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The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a virtual training program and crowdfunding campaign that will help to take fundraising to the next level. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total from a minimum of 40 different donors in order to graduate and secure a permanent fundraising spot on the GlobalGiving platform.

Training Topics

  • Crowdfunding 101.
  • Mapping your potential donor network.
  • Storytelling and email appeals.
  • Creating SMART goals.

Benefits

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  • Organizations that successfully complete the GlobalGiving Accelerator by raising at least $5,000 total from a minimum 40 different donors will earn:
    • Permanent membership in the GlobalGiving community, including ongoing opportunities to attract new corporate and individual donors.
    • Inclusion in a GlobalGiving press release announcing the Accelerator graduates.
    • A custom media kit to help promote their accomplishment.
    • A certificate of completion from GlobalGiving.
    • Additional promotional opportunities, including through GlobalGiving’s social media or homepage, for top-performers.
  • GlobalGiving provides several opportunities for organizations to win Bonus prizes or matching funds during the Accelerator crowdfunding campaign.
    • Bonus Day: During the Accelerator, GlobalGiving will have one Bonus Day during which GlobalGiving will match online donations up to $1,000.
    • Most Funds Raised Prizes: At the conclusion of the Accelerator campaign, the project with the most funds raised during the campaign will receive $3,000. The organization that raises the second highest amount will receive $2,000 and the organization with the third highest amount will receive $1,000.
    • Most Unique Donors Prize: At the conclusion of the Accelerator, the project with the most unique donors during the campaign will receive an exclusive reward.

Eligibility Criteria

Any registered nonprofit (anywhere in the world) is eligible to apply.

How to Apply   

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Interested applicants can apply online via the given website.

For more information, please visit https://www.globalgiving.org/accelerator/

  • Avatar Foday Dauda Musa Sesay says:

    On behalf of Democracy and Development Associates-Sierra Leone, I hereby express the greatest interest to be come a member to the Global Giving programme (family), so as to ensure the sustainability of our interventions in our Human Rights and Democracy Work in communities and the country at large. Thanks for your due consideration.

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi, Foday Dauda Musa Sesay.

      Thank you for your interest in the opportunity. You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

  • Avatar Moses Tambaya says:

    With all due respect, humbleness and dignity. I highly comment and appreciate the effort of the global giving accelerator toward training and supporting people globally. Continue with the good work. God in His infinite power will surely reword you all for a wonderful and well done job on earth.

  • Avatar Moses Tambaya says:

    I comment the effort of this organization toword supporting and helping people. I’m saying continue with the good work. The sky will be your starting point. In the same vain I to be part or member of this very organization so as to diversify the good work that has been on ground before now to some nooks and crannies. handling or dealing with people is what I read in school. (public administration). I love people and I hate seeing people suffering. Though one can not satisfy every one. If taking as a member, I will do my best inline with the set objective of the organization. Thank you all. Long live global giving accelerator.

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