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13 Ways to Stay Engaged With Your Supporters Virtually

How does your organization keep your mission moving from a distance? If your nonprofit has had to cease service, close doors, lay off staff, or cancel events, you’re likely working to figure out how to continue forward in this new, restricted environment.  The coming weeks are a crucial time for

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How to Host a Virtual 5k Fundraiser

Virtual 5k’s are an awesome event to try right now because they’re socially distanced, low-cost to host, and easy to organize. With this step-by-step guide, you can quickly set up a Virtual 5K fundraiser to raise money for the cause you care about. Why Virtual 5k’s Are Awesome Virtual 5k’s

How to Create a T-Shirt Fundraiser for Your Small Business

In the face of mandated closures, hundreds of small businesses from across the country have found success in launching t-shirt fundraisers with Bonfire. Small businesses are able to sell shirts, totes, mugs, and more to raise a little extra income for their business in this most unusual time. T-shirt fundraisers

The Essential COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits

A lot has changed for nonprofits. You’re facing new challenges that you likely never dreamed of encountering. What do you when your major fundraising event is cancelled? How can you communicate with your donors? How do you take care of your staff and volunteers? It’s easy to become overwhelmed in

GivingTuesdayNow: How Your Nonprofit Can Prepare For This Special Day of Giving

#GivingTuesdayNow is happening on May 5th, 2020! Is your nonprofit ready? This global day of giving and unity was created as an emergency response to the immense needs created by COVID-19. Nonprofit organizations across the world will use this day to amplify their causes, and hopefully, cause an increase in

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Our Favorite Podcasts for Creatives

As many of us now have a little extra time at home, you might be trying to find ways to get inspired, even if you can’t go too far from home. To help you spend more time listening and less time aimlessly browsing for your next listen, we’ve pulled together

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Virtual Fundraising Ideas to Keep You Engaged With Your Supporters

Social distancing and washing hands is our new normal. COVID-19 has forced nonprofits from all over the world to cancel fundraising events that they depend on to raise money for their organization. But with the help of modern technology and a little creative thinking, there are still ways for your

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The Best YouTuber Merch & What You Can Learn from Them

The most profitable YouTuber merch happens when creators take the time to create a thoughtful design that connects with their community of subscribers. Too often we see YouTubers with millions of subscribers selling merch that only features their channel’s name in the design. And almost every time, the YouTuber is

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits

Imagine being able to harness the power of your individual donors to raise money on your behalf, while strengthening the relationship between your nonprofit and those donors at the same time. With peer-to-peer fundraising, you can do just that! If your nonprofit is interested in learning more about how to

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6 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Next T-Shirt Fundraiser

If your nonprofit is looking for a new and creative fundraising idea to keep donors engaged this year, launching a t-shirt campaign could be the perfect solution for you. Bonfire is the industry leader in apparel fundraising for nonprofits, and thousands of organizations are already using our platform to raise

Our Favorite Podcasts for Nonprofits

With over 850,000 podcasts to choose from, it can quickly become overwhelming if you’re trying to find a new show. To help you out, we put together a list of our favorite podcasts to listen to in the nonprofit and do-gooder space. Not only are these podcasts inspiring and engaging to

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T-Shirt Fabric Dyeing Methods

Did you know that the way your apparel is dyed affects the way the final garment looks, feels and behaves when washed? When selecting a t-shirt to print on, the endless options can sometimes feel overwhelming, and might lead to questions about what exactly the difference is between one product

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50 Popular Adoption Sayings That are Perfect for a Shirt

Every year, hundreds of families use Bonfire to fundraise for their adoption. With such a large and consistent quantity of shirts launching on our site every week, we’ve seen a lot of amazing trends when it comes to the designs our sellers create for their apparel. While a small portion

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T-Shirt Fabric Types: Explained

Bonfire offers many different apparel options, made from all sorts of different fabric combinations. But deciphering the different types of fabrics, and qualities of those fabrics can be a little challenging, especially if you are new to the art of printing apparel. All of the choices Bonfire offers are tested

Comfort Colors: The Softest Shirts Around

Comfort Colors are the apparel option of choice these days, especially when creating shirts for a younger crowd. The soft fabric, neutral color options, and oversized fit is overwhelmingly popular for sorority and fraternity tees, mission trips shirts, and high school spirit wear. Why We Love Comfort Colors Because we

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