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#BlackLivesMatter charities

#BlackLivesMatter charities

Softgiving is a fundraising platform for all races, orientations, religions, genders, and backgrounds. Our mission is to help content creators use their voices to raise awareness for important causes and make a positive global impact.  We will continue to support...

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Partnership Announcement: Misfits Gaming

Partnership Announcement: Misfits Gaming

MISFITS GAMING GROUP PARTNERS WITH SOFTGIVING FOR MULTIPLE ONLINE FUNDRAISING EVENTS THROUGHOUT 2020   Misfits Gaming Group (MGG) has partnered with Softgiving, the innovative fundraising platform, to host a variety of online charity streams throughout 2020. Now,...

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Partnership Announcement: Method

Partnership Announcement: Method

Year-Long Partnership to Focus on Conducting High-Impact, Monthly Charity Stream Campaigns Softgiving, a leading charity stream platform, and Method, a global, world championship-winning esports organization and media company, today announced a one-year partnership....

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New Feature Alert: Giveaways!

New Feature Alert: Giveaways!

Softgiving has made it easier than ever for content creators to reward their audience for their support. Giveaways are a great way to increase excitement and drive donations within a short timeframe — and it’s super easy to add them to your charity stream! As a...

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Types of streamers as Girl Scout Cookies 🍪

Types of streamers as Girl Scout Cookies 🍪

March 12th is National Girl Scout Day and what better way to celebrate than by combining our two favorite things: Girl Scout Cookies and streamers 🖤 Which type of cookie/streamer are YOU?  Just Chatting: Thin Mint You’re a cool, confident, well-liked staple in both...

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Cats. That’s it. That’s the blog.

Cats. That’s it. That’s the blog.

The movie CATS! might have been the laughing stock of 2019, but cats are getting a second chance this March. #MarchCatness is a month-long fundraising event powered by Softgiving and benefitting Best Friends Animal Society. Visit www.marchcatness.org to donate to the...

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Partnership alert: Noble esports

Partnership alert: Noble esports

“We look forward to being able to create new and exciting opportunities to raise money for a variety of great causes while simultaneously showcasing the amazing members of our stream team.” — Noble CEO, Jeremy McLamb Noble partners with Softgiving for team-wide...

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Black History Month: how you can make a difference

Black History Month: how you can make a difference

February is Black History Month — a time to celebrate African American culture and recognize the significant (yet often understated) contributions of African Americans in U.S. history. Softgiving is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, the home of Martin Luther King Jr. and...

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New Feature Alert: digital wallets!

New Feature Alert: digital wallets!

Donors can now contribute to a Softgiving campaign through their favorite digital wallets! When donors land on a Softgiving donation page, the digital wallets their mobile device supports will appear under payment options. Donors can choose the payment option that...

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Australian bushfire disaster: how you can help

Australian bushfire disaster: how you can help

If you feel compelled to use what resources you have (be it your time, money, or social media presence) to support those affected by the fires in Australia, here’s how you can help. Create a campaign It’s super quick and easy to create a Softgiving campaign. All...

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5 tips to ensure your donation is legit

5 tips to ensure your donation is legit

Sometimes, people suck. Unfortunately, there are people in this world who try to take advantage of the kindness and generosity of others. Thankfully, good tends to outweigh bad — and we’re here to help you distinguish between the two. Here are five ways to confirm...

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#GetTipsyWithUs

#GetTipsyWithUs

We’ve got no shortage of hashtags here at Softgiving: #KeepFundraisingWeird, … Okay, well, maybe a slight shortage. So, we’re officially adding another one: #GetTipsyWithUs We’re taking charitable to the next level by having a 0% platform fee for ALL Softgiving...

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Top 8 reasons to choose Softgiving

Top 8 reasons to choose Softgiving

There’s a lot that sets Softgiving apart from our competitors. Besides our campaigns being the most fun you can have while fundraising, we also offer: 1. NO platform fees! Softgiving is the first charity streaming platform with ZERO platform fees! We’re excited...

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Using Softgiving overlays and panel

Using Softgiving overlays and panel

In order to run a successful charity stream, you have to make it obvious that you’re actually running a charity stream. When you create your campaign, you’ll find your unique overlay URLs in your campaign dashboard along with a “donate today” panel. Use overlays...

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How to talk about your charity stream

How to talk about your charity stream

It’s simple: people won’t donate if you don’t ask them to donate. You’ve created your campaign, picked your incentives, promoted your upcoming stream, shared your donation URL, set up your stream, and now you’re live. What next? Talk about your charity stream while...

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How & where to share your donation page

How & where to share your donation page

As soon as you finish creating your campaign, you’ll see the donation page URL in your dashboard. Easily copy the URL to your clipboard and then share it everywhere!! Where to share your URL Add the “donate today” panel to at the top of your profile and link your...

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Promote, promote, promote!

Promote, promote, promote!

The best way to spread charitable cheer is singing loud for all to hear. So you’ve decided to run a charity stream and you’ve created your campaign — FANTASTIC! The next step is to get your community excited about your upcoming charity stream! Tell your friends,...

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Best Practices for a successful charity stream

Best Practices for a successful charity stream

Many streamers — especially those who have never done a charity stream before — get nervous leading up to their fundraising event. To make streamers feel more confident, the Softgiving Team has compiled all of our tips and tricks for a kick-ass, super successful,...

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Why do we sponsor charity streams?

Why do we sponsor charity streams?

Less than 6% of Partners and Affiliates ran a charity stream in 2018. Our goal is to increase that percentage exponentially in 2020 — we’re aiming for 100% Let’s come together and do better! In our efforts to make charity streaming more mainstream, a common...

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New Feature Alert: customizable donations!

New Feature Alert: customizable donations!

What’s better than giving back to an important cause? Getting to add a funny GIF or meaningful message to your donation. We’ve the first (and only) charity streaming platform to integrate with GIPHY so donors can join in the fun and help #KeepFundraisingWeird! Donors...

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I’m a small streamer… why should I run a charity stream?

I’m a small streamer… why should I run a charity stream?

Size doesn’t matter — it really doesn’t! Softgiving was founded on the belief that giving a little makes a big difference. Any streamer of any size can make an impact when it comes to charity streaming. We’ve watched streamers with less than 20 average viewers...

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