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What’s not to “heart” about this campaign? For American Heart Month, WomenHeart uses CafeGive Social’s social media apps for Facebook to launch Heart Health Checkup: a shareable quiz to raise awareness and empower women to take preventative action against heart disease. Learn more to take charge of your heart health and take the quiz.
by Stephanie Arendt

Followers are the lifeblood of cause marketing campaigns. Passionate and vocal followers can make the difference between campaigns that lag along, and those that go viral overnight. A few dedicated champions can get you to that next level, and like all followers, they need attention, appreciation, & nurturing. Here are 4 simple steps to help you build a fanbase that's as fired-up about your cause, your content, and your brand as you are.

With 2014 barely a month old, it's that time of year when marketers start asking the big picture questions, like “Where is cause marketing headed?” and “What will be the next big thing in social media?” We asked pros Joe Waters, Sandra Morris, David Hessekiel, Maura Koehler-Hanlon, Wil Kristin, and Philips McCarty to take a look to the future, and weigh in on what they thought was in store for cause marketing for the next 10 years.

For the seventh year in a row, hands On Greater Portland and United Way of the Columbia-Willamette teamed up for United Way MLK Weekend of Service, and this year they are using CafeGive Social's innovative Social Impact Map app to connect volunteers and celebrate impact across the Pacific Northwest.

Do nonprofits “Like” Facebook’s new donation feature? Last month, Facebook rolled out its new “Donate Now” button for nonprofits. Since then, the fundraising and social media worlds have been buzzing about the feature’s positives and negatives. So far, the response has been mixed. Read more about what's to "like" and dislike about the social media giant's new fundraising option for nonprofits.

How do you tell the difference between good companies and just good marketing? See why we're joining 900 other Certified B Corps today to #BTheChange, and learn more about how people like you are changing the way that organizations do business by asking companies to “walk the talk” when it comes to making the world a better place.

We made the B-List! Oregon's Benefit Companies list, that is. We joined a record-breaking 28 other Oregon companies in registering for Benefit Company status, and helped set a new standard in sustainable business innovation and reporting practices. We are also incredibly proud to announce that we're also a certified B-Corp! What is a B-Corp, and what does it mean for CafeGive Social? Keep reading to learn more.

Check out how The Children's Heart Foundation - Oregon Chapter, uses CafeGive Social Donate App for Facebook to run a powerful fundraising campaign, and raise $5,000 towards a life-saving research project.
2013 was an epic year for CafeGive Social and cause marketers the world over. To celebrate the old and ring in the new, we've rounded up our top 13 blog posts, guides, and content from 2013. See what made our list:

Using Facebook to give the gift of reading this holiday season? The UPS Store harnesses the power of social media to pass on classic children's books to children in need through the Marine Toys for Tots Literacy Program.