March 2019

Welcome to the GlobalGiving Accelerator Hub! The go-to spot for March Accelerator participants.

Leaderboards

Track your organization's progress in the Accelerator through our leaderboards! The Main Leaderboard will capture fundraising activity from the beginning to end of the campaign, showcase your progress towards the goal of raising $5,000 from 40 donors, and display bonus prize placement and rank. The Bonus Day Leaderboard captures your 24-hour opportunity to win additional prizes during the Accelerator.

Important Dates

Accelerator Training Program

NOTE: We will record every session and share the links here
Feb. 20 (recorded)
March 2019 Accelerator Kick Off video release | Watch In English | PDF (English) | Ver En Español | PDF (Español)
Feb. 25 10:00am ET
Session 1: Setting SMART Goals + Project Posting Tips | View Recorded Webinar | PDF
Feb. 26 10:00am ET
Session 2: Network Mapping + Advocates | View Recorded Webinar | PDF
Feb. 27 10:00am ET
Session 3: Storytelling + Calendar Planning | View Recorded Webinar | PDF
Feb. 28 10:00am ET
Session 4: Social Media + Email Strategy | View Recorded Webinar | PDF
March 1 at 5:00pm ET
Project posting deadline | Instructions + Tips

Accelerator Crowdfunding Campaign

March 11 - March 29
March 11 at 9:00am ET
Start time!
March 20 from 00:00:00 to 23:59:59 ET
Bonus Day (See the previous Bonus Day results)
March 29 at 23:59:59 ET
End time (See previous Accelerator results)
Late April 2019
Funds are distributed to organizations (See Terms + Conditions)
Tell us about your organization and your experience with online fundraising in the pre-Accelerator survey.
Meet your fellow participants on Facebook!

Organizations that raise over $5,000 from at least 40 donors during the March Accelerator Crowdfunding Campaign will earn:

  1. Permanent membership in the GlobalGiving community
  2. Inclusion in a GlobalGiving press release
  3. A custom media kit to help promote your accomplishment
  4. A certificate of completion from GlobalGiving
  5. Additional promotion opportunities, including through GlobalGiving’s social media, content contributions, and homepage features for top performers

Visit Our Learn Library

Learn is the place to go for tips, tools, and resources that will help you make the world a better place. Check out our top picks for Accelerator participants:

TechforTrade

Save money by prepaying!

Simplify your communications and save money by prepaying part of your nonprofit support fee. Learn more and complete the optional payment by March 6, 2019!

Downloads

Use our official visual assets to supercharge your Accelerator promotions. Here you’ll find high-resolution graphic assets, including Facebook cover + share images and an email banner image.

Download Accelerator graphic assets

Questions? Send us an email at accelerator@globalgiving.org or give us a call at +1 (202) 232-5784. We are happy to help!

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