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12 Best Practices for Matching Gifts in Higher Education


If you plan for it, the donations will come. Take time in 2021 to create a Matching Gift strategic plan that includes annual Matching Gift goals, action items on how to meet those goals, and deadlines to ...

HEPdata & iModules Have Teamed Up

Ever wonder how to automate gifts from your iModules Encompass Platform? Well, HEPdata & iModules have teamed up, bringing together the best of both worlds:

8 Matching Gift Trends to Boost Revenue for Nonprofits & Higher Education Institutions

If you’re a nonprofit or higher education institution, you’ve likely had to get a lot more creative in your fundraising efforts as of late. With everyone looking for new solutions to similar issues, it’s also key to keep abreast of industry trends and see ...

4 Virtual Fundraising Event Ideas That Will Break the Curve

If you had to grade your last virtual fundraising event, what would you give yourself? Did you get an “A?” Would you give yourself a “needs improvement?” After all, virtual fundraising events require the same kind of planning and execution as an in-person ...

Are Companies Still Donating to Charity During the Pandemic and Economic Downturn?

There’s no doubt about it, we are in unprecedented times. People across the country need help, and many charities are paving the way to providing that help. But charities can’t do that without proper funding.

How to Grow Fundraising by 40% During the Pandemic

Fundraising is a constant year-round initiative for all higher education institutions and nonprofit organizations. During normal times, fundraising revenue is the engine that keeps things moving. Unfortunately, these are not normal times.


Double the Love: February is Matching Gift Month

Did you know February is Matching Gift Month? This can be a great way to build awareness around matching gifts for your cause. Research suggests that your donors are more likely to contribute to a cause and make a larger donation if they know their employer will ...

Raising Awareness on #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is here! Starting in 2012 the Tuesday after Thanksgiving the holiday GivingTuesday was created to kick off the season of giving on a high note, encouraging people to share and celebrate kindness in various ways. Over the past seven years, ...

SSB Expands Fundraising Solutions with Acquisition of Gift Matching Data Platform, HEPdata

Acquisition offers integration of proven fundraising products that have garnered the longtime support of Texas A&M University and 1,500 higher education institutions and nonprofits, forming a leading data management platform.

iModules and HEPdata Announce eMatch® Portal for Encompass to Increase Matching Gift Revenue

iModules, the higher ed fundraising and engagement leader, and HEPdata, the industry leader in corporate matching gift data and technology, have strengthened their partnership through the announcement of a new integration with HEPdata’s eMatch Portal for ...