A.I. and Fundraising: the Future Is Here
Champions of artificial intelligence say fundraising is about to change profoundly. They say the powerful technology will automate tedious tasks, freeing up fundraisers to strategize and build ties with donors. A growing number of technology systems now bake A.I. into their offerings, and a handful of groups are experimenting on their own.
In our March cover story, we look at the potential of artificial intelligence to improve fundraising and the concerns that some in the charity world have about the new technology.
A.I. Is Ready for Fundraising. Are Fundraisers Ready for A.I.?Artificial intelligence can help you write appeals, find new donors, figure out how much to ask for, and prioritize tasks.
What the Future Might Hold for A.I. and FundraisingBig advances in fundraising are closer than you might think — like sophisticated chatbots that answer potential supporters’ questions. Or artificial intelligence that can predict which issues will most likely resonate with a particular donor.
Google to Give 50,000 Hours of Pro Bono Help in 2019The company wants to accelerate the work of its grantees and hopes the experience with inspire its own employees to create more inclusive products.