Expand Your Fundraising: 8 Simple Steps to Sign up for NPOconnect

NPOconnect is a free platform for nonprofits that is designed to build and sustain donor relationships while expanding and streamlining fundraising efforts. Not only does the platform support donor engagement efforts, it also provides valuable donation and donor behavior data so nonprofits can adjust efforts to match donor preferences, offers nonprofits the chance to enroll in ACH to receive donations faster, and integrates seamlessly with existing CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems. Additionally, NPOconnect showcases nonprofit profiles to almost 8 million employees who have access to a workplace giving program and are actively looking for nonprofits to support. By enrolling and maintaining an active presence on NPOconnect, nonprofits can enhance their fundraising efforts and make measurable strides toward achieving their mission.


Follow these simple steps to sign up for NPOconnect and take your fundraising to the next level.


  1. Go to nonprofit.yourcause.com/login/create-account and click “Sign Up.” This will take you to the registration page.
  2. Fill out the necessary fields.
  3. On the next screen, if you received a check from The Blackbaud Giving Fund, fill out the fields and click “Continue.”  If you have not received a check, click “Skip This Step.”
  4. On the next screen, click “Create Account.”
  5. Within 24 hours, you will receive an email with a link to confirm your email address (you may have to check your spam folder if you don’t see it in your inbox). Click the link to verify your email and activate your account.
  6. Once your email is verified, log into NPOconnect using the email and password you created during the signup process.
  7. After logging in, select “Claim My Nonprofit” and fill out the required sections, including country, organization type, organization search, contact information, and identity verification.
  8. Click “Submit Registration” to send your request for approval.

Now that you signed up for the free NPOconnect platform, take advantage of the resources and tools available to streamline your donation management and expand your donor base. With NPOconnect, you have the tools to make a meaningful impact in your community.


How to Leverage NPOconnect to Enhance Fundraising Efforts


NPOconnect offers free resources and tools to support your fundraising goals. First, update your profile to showcase the need your nonprofit is addressing, the impact you’re making, the goals you’re working toward, relevant data, and more. Take the time to craft a compelling profile that showcases the unique aspects of your nonprofit and how you’re filling vital needs. Potential donors will see this profile when determining which organizations to support, so be sure to keep this up-to-date and with as much relevant information as possible. 

Next, explore the tools and features NPOconnect offers to help you connect with donors. NPOconnect provides valuable analytics and insights into donor behavior. By tracking and analyzing this data, you can gain a deeper understanding of your donors’ preferences and tailor your fundraising efforts accordingly. This targeted approach can help you build stronger relationships with your donors and encourage them to become ongoing supporters of your nonprofit. 

Finally, enroll in ACH to receive funds faster and streamline the donation process. By signing up for ACH on NPOconnect, you can ensure that funds are deposited directly into your nonprofit’s account, which is more efficient than receiving a check in the mail. With ACH, nonprofits can access donations up to five days sooner than if they had opted to receive a check in the mail. These automatic transfers are treated with the utmost care and adhere to security standards to protect nonprofits and donors against potential security threats. 

By signing up for the free NPOconnect platform, nonprofits can streamline their donation management efforts and expand their donor base with the platform’s tools and resources. From creating a comprehensive profile to analyzing donor behavior, NPOconnect empowers nonprofits to effectively showcase their mission, engage with potential donors, and, ultimately, deliver on their mission and make a difference in their communities.


For more information about NPOconnect or to sign up for a free account, visit https://nonprofit.yourcause.com/login/create-account

To learn more about The Blackbaud Giving Fund, visit blackbaudgivingfund.org, or follow the organization on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram for updates, news, and more.