Here are the major wins in this progress report:
- Spotlighted R.J. Scheffel Memorial Toy Project.
- Great headway on next version of Shopper extension.
- Contacted every spotlighted charity about applying for PayPal Giving Fund.
- Amazon will now make a donation to Giving Jar if you select us and shop at smile.amazon.com!
Failure is okay if you learn from it. Here are some lessons learned in the past two weeks:
- Register your business with Google and Bing for free, easy SEO.
- When you have a big idea, write down everything about it or risk forgetting important details.
Thanks to all of the amazing charities we’ve covered for sharing your stories and being a part of what we do. We may have small budgets, but we can have a big impact when we work together!
Thank you to our new friends on social media:
- 26 mailing list members (+1)
- 66 Twitter followers (-0)
- 89 Facebook page likes (+5)
Here’s where the focus will be in the next two weeks at Giving Jar:
- Share spotlighted charity fundraisers on social media.
- Schedule charity interviews.
- Let PayPal Shopper users pick a charity.
- Get more spotlighted charities on PayPal Giving Fund.