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Stay on top of nonprofit fundraising best practices, industry trends and FrontStream innovations with our exclusive resources and expert advice.

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Interactive Fundraising Event  Planning Template

This interactive event planning and project management template will help you plan great fundraising events and keep your team organized through every step of the process. The template even populates suggested milestone dates for you. 
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Videos

If you’re looking to take your digital fundraising to the next level, you’ve come to the right place. FrontStream’s on-demand videos provide insightful tips, product demonstrations and recorded broadcasts to support your organization’s mission every step of the way.

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    Auctions by FrontStream

    Run Online, In-Person and Virtual Auctions, Sell Tickets, Engage Mobile Bidders and Raise More with Panorama by FrontStream

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    Panorama: Auctions and Event Management

    Run auctions, sell tickets, engage bidders and raise more with BiddingForGood, part of Panorama by FrontStream

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    Panorama by FrontStream

    Your all-in-one digital fundraising platform that helps you raise more to do more good

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    Panorama Overview

    Panorama by FrontStream brings together fundraising walks, runs, rides, online auctions and online donations so you can raise more to do more good

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    Hybrid Events

    Hybrid Events are the next evolution in fundraising. They offer adaptive solutions with multiple participation and giving options for In-Person, Virtual fundraising events, auctions and donation campaigns.

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    Peer to Peer by FrontStream

    Plan, process, promote and manage in-person and virtual peer-to-peer fundraising events with ease using the Panorama digital fundraising platform.

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    Panorama: Peer to Peer Events

    Panorama’s comprehensive peer-to-peer solution helps you manage your nonprofit’s in-person or virtual walk, run or ride campaign

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    Panorama: DIY and Virtual Events

    Online fundraising opportunities are endless with DIY and virtual events powered by Panorama by FrontStream

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    Panorama: Event Builder

    Panorama event builder, drag and drop content manager for easily building rich, user-friendly fundraising projects.

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    Panorama: Fundraiser Coaching Tips

    Panorama fundraising coaching tips for peer-to-peer events

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    Panorama: Engagement Tools

    Panorama powerful engagement tools enable easily plan, execute and automated targeted communication to participants and donors

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    Panorama: Campaigns

    Create time-bound digital fundraising campaigns with Panorama easy-to-use event builder

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    Panorama: Donation Pages

    Create customized, branded online donation pages to immediately start raising funds for your mission

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    Panorama: DIY and Virtual Events

    Online fundraising opportunities are endless with DIY and virtual events powered by Panorama by FrontStream

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    Panorama: Online Auctions

    Everything you need to host a successful online, in-person or mobile auctions with BiddingForGood, part of Panorama by FrontStream

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    Hybrid Events

    Hybrid Events are the next evolution in fundraising. They offer adaptive solutions with multiple participation and giving options for In-Person, Virtual fundraising events, auctions and donation campaigns.

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    Panorama: Virtual Events with Real Time Activity Tracking

    Implement virtual P2P campaigns, easily link wearables and engage your participants through a virtual journey map

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    Panorama Real Time Activity Tracking: Participant Experience

    Intuitive participant registration process for real-time activity tracking

Digital Library

Gain in-depth digital fundraising knowledge with FrontStream’s educational resources. Explore ebooks, infographics and checklists on a variety of trending topics and use the takeaways to reach your organization’s fundraising goals.

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  • Build_Monthly_Giving_Program_eBook by FrontStream
    How to Build a Monthly Giving Program

    Find out how to engage donors on a steady, recurring basis to raise more for your cause.

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    Monthly Giving Program - Naming Checklist

    How do you get your monthly giving program to stand out? The answer: A powerful name!

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    9 LIT Tips to Fire-up Fundraising With Donor Management

    Put away your disconnected spreadsheets and pull up this list of best CRM practices.

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    7 Key Features to Look for When Choosing a CRM Platform

    Check out these seven key features (plus a couple bonus features!) to keep in mind when looking for a comprehensive donor management system.

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    2024 Cause Fundraising Calendar

    Engage donors more consistently throughout the year with this handy Cause Fundraising Calendar.

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    Nonprofit's Guide to Donor Personas

    Take the mystery out of your targeted messaging and personalize your charity’s communications!

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    2023 - 2024 School Fundraising Calendar

    Save the date for a memorable fundraiser

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    10 Smart Ways to Diversify Your Fundraising Efforts

    Find out how to use the latest virtual, hybrid, in-person and online fundraising methods to engage donors and raise more funds for your nonprofit today

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    A Nonprofit's Guide to Giving Days

    See donations roll in for 24 hours with your own Giving Day! Find out how in our guide

  • FrontStream_GivingTuesday_Checklist_Cover_page
    Tips to Launch a Successful GivingTuesday Campaign

    Key steps to quickly plan and promote your campaign, effectively engage supporters and raise more for your cause

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    A Nonprofit's Guide to Suggested Donation Amounts

    Suggested donation amounts help your nonprofit raise more money! See why in our guide

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    Interactive Auction Planner for Great Fundraisers

    It's like having your own auction-planning assistant!

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    Community Fundraising: Over 150 Cutting-Edge Ideas for Events & Auction Items

    Get a head start planning your next community fundraiser with this extensive list of super creative ideas for different types of events and auctions that everyone's going to love

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    2023 - 2024 School Fundraising Calendar

    Save the date for a memorable fundraiser

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    Fundraising Event + Auction Item Ideas for Schools

    Check out this extensive eBook for schools, PTOs, and booster clubs to use as they start planning their next fundraisers!

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    Auction Inspiration

    Need more items for your next fundraising event? You've come to the right place

  • FrontStream The Ultimate Guide To School Fundraising (final)
    The Ultimate Guide To School Fundraising

    What your school needs to get started is the right toolkit to get the job done! You’ll get all the tools and insight needed to save time and energy to make your next school fundraising auction a smashing success!

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    10 Secrets for a Successful Auction

    Whether you're stepping up to run a charity auction for the first time or you're a veteran of the auction world, this guide should help you construct a plan for getting the job done right!

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    10 Smart Ways to Diversify Your Fundraising Efforts

    Find out how to use the latest virtual, hybrid, in-person and online fundraising methods to engage donors and raise more funds for your nonprofit today

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    4 Checklists Every Event Planner Needs

    Get organized for your next event with our bundle of the top four essential checklists every auction event planner needs

  • SolutionsPage_book2
    A Nonprofit's Guide to Targeting the Right Donors

    Take the mystery out of your targeted messaging and personalize your charity’s communications!

  • Event Contingency Planning Infographic
    A Nonprofit’s Guide For Event Cancellation Contingency Planning

    Find out how peer-to-peer fundraising grows your mission by engaging your network, empowering one-time donors to become life long fundraisers

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    7 Event Mistakes

    We’ve put together this checklist of the 7 things that can really trip you up if you fail to catch them in time...

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    Community Fundraising: Over 150 Cutting-Edge Ideas for Events & Auction Items

    Get a head start planning your next community fundraiser with this extensive list of super creative ideas for different types of events and auctions that everyone is going to love!

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    2023 - 2024 School Fundraising Calendar

    Save the date for a memorable fundraiser

  • Interactive Fundraising Planner
    Interactive Fundraising Planner

    Simply enter the date of your event at the top of the spreadsheet, and the project management template will automatically fill in suggested dates for each step of your planning process—it's like having your very own virtual event-planning assistant.

  • 160-fundraising-auction-ebook-thumbnail-1
    Fundraising Event + Auction Item Ideas for Schools

    Check out this extensive eBook for schools, PTOs, and booster clubs to use as they start planning their next fundraisers!

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    A Nonprofit's Guide to Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

    Find out how peer-to-peer fundraising grows your mission by engaging your network, empowering one-time donors to become life long fundraisers

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    7 Event Fundraising Mistakes

    We’ve put together this checklist of the 7 things that can really trip you up if you fail to catch them in time...

  • COVER-FrontStream Guide to Hosting a Hybrid Event
    A Nonprofit's Guide to Hosting Hybrid Events

    See the 11 steps to start planning your own hybrid event. By embracing hybrid events, you too can engage repeat and new donors and raise more funds for your mission.

  • Ten_Smart_Ways_to_Diversify_Cover-1
    10 Smart Ways to Diversify Your Fundraising Efforts

    Find out how to use the latest virtual, hybrid, in-person and online fundraising methods to engage donors and raise more funds for your nonprofit today

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    4 Checklists Every Event Planner Needs

    Get organized for your next event with our bundle of the top four essential checklists every auction event planner needs

  • 6 Easy Steps to Fuel Donations with Data and Technology
    6 Easy Steps to Fuel Donations with Data and Technology

    Nonprofits of all sizes have adopted and expanded their online fundraising options to better engage with donors and raise more funds for their mission with the aid of technology and data.

  • NPO_Guide_Gift_Matching_03122018
    A Nonprofit's Guide to Matching Gifts

    Too many charities and nonprofits are leaving money on the table. A corporate gift matching program has the ability to find untapped revenue for your organization!

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    A Nonprofit’s Guide For Event Cancellation Contingency Planning

    Plan for Event Cancellations: Get the NPO’s Guide to Fundraising Continuity

  • State of Charitable Giving Cover No Perspective
    FrontStream's State of Charitable Giving and Donor Engagement Report

    According to our poll, 87% of respondents plan to give in 2021. Learn how to capitalize on emerging trends to engage these donors.

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    A Nonprofit's Guide to Targeting the Right Donors

    Take the mystery out of your targeted messaging and personalize your charity’s communications!

  • pride-month-empowerment-pack-workplace-by-frontstream-cover-page
    Pride Month Empowerment Pack for Workplace Giving

    Planning a workplace-giving campaign for Pride Month is a fantastic way to champion the LGBTQ+ community.

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    Workplace Giving Essentials Pledge Experience

    Empower your employees to make a meaningful change with Workplace Essentials' streamlined experience. See how it works!

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    Master Toolkit for Increasing Workplace Giving Participation

    Jam-packed with helpful info, tips, and usable templates

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    Approve For Good: Donation Requests Done Right!

    ApproveforGood is the leading donation and sponsorship management service for companies who understand the value of deepening their connection to local communities.

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    Ultimate Handbook on Workplace Volunteering Programs

    Workplace volunteering programs offer numerous benefits to employees, employers, and their communities at large

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    8 Mistakes You're Making with Your Donation Program & How to Fix Them

    Make sure the way you handle donation requests isn’t causing you too much trouble! Download this eBook now to learn eight mistakes you could be making, as well as ways to fix them

  • corporations-guide
    A Corporation's Guide To Employee Engagement

    Engage employees with powerful strategies to align your company with what matters most to them

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    Why Your Company Needs a CSR Program

    More and more small-to-medium sized companies are discovering the benefits of a dedicated corporate social responsibility (CSR) program. Learn more in our guide

  • Ten_Smart_Ways_to_Diversify_Cover-2
    10 Smart Ways to Diversify Your Fundraising Efforts

    Find out how to use the latest virtual, hybrid, in-person and online fundraising methods to engage donors and raise more funds for your nonprofit today

  • NPO_Guide_Gift_Matching_03122018
    A Nonprofit's Guide to Matching Gifts

    Too many charities and nonprofits are leaving money on the table. A corporate gift matching program has the ability to find untapped revenue for your organization!

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    Monthly Giving Program - Naming Checklist [Usable]

    How do you get your monthly giving program to stand out? The answer: A powerful name!

  • sponsorship-checklist-by-fronstream-thumbnail
    The Ultimate Sponsorship Toolkit: Gain More in No Time

    A detailed checklist + pitch worksheet guide you through the steps of securing sponsors, from identifying potential sponsors to crafting compelling pitches and securing commitments.

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    2024 Cause Fundraising Calendar

    Engage donors more consistently throughout the year with this handy Cause Fundraising Calendar.

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    Auction Item Pricing Calculator

    Track past and present items + revenue to ensure you're offering the best to your supporters. Take the guesswork out of orchestrating impactful auctions.

  • interactive-auction-planner-by-FrontStream-1
    Usable Auction Event Planner

    Follow due dates and corresponding tasks, from securing in-kind donations and sponsorships to sending promotional emails.

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    Interactive Peer-to-peer Fundraising Planner

    Enter the event date at the top, and the project management template will automatically fill in suggested dates for each step of your planning process.

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    23023 - 2024 School Fundraising Calendar

    Packed with everything from recommended blackout dates and awareness months/days to checklists and tips for finding volunteers.

  • FrontStream_GivingTuesday_Checklist_Cover_page
    Giving Tuesday Checklist

    A comprehensive checklist to help you make the most out of your annual Giving Tuesday campaigns, no matter how big or small you decide to go.

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