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Kyle Tharp

Kyle Tharp is the Director of Public Relations & Product Marketing for EveryAction + NGP VAN. He’s been an activist, communicator, and community organizer at various nonprofits and progressive advocacy groups.
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  • Build Beautiful Charts & Graphs with Data Visualization on EveryAction

    October 11, 2017

    Whether it's for a board meeting or a conference, nonprofit professionals often spend hours of time trying to figure out ways to present their data in an easily understandable way. Often, this results in either hiring a graphic designer, assigning herculean design tasks to interns(!), or relying on (pretty ugly) charts with data estimates made in Excel or Powerpoint.

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    • advocacy

    Connect Supporters with Local Elected Officials using Local Advocacy

    July 12, 2017

    Change doesn’t just happen in Washington, DC. Across the country, state and local governments make meaningful policy decisions that affect nearly every issue - from preventing gun violence, to protecting the environment, or safeguarding LGBTQ rights.

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    • fundraising

    • Development

    Identify, Track, and Analyze Gifts with New Grants Management on EveryAction

    June 19, 2017

    Many nonprofits receive anywhere from 10-90% of their revenue from foundation grants. These contributions are typically high dollar grant awards that come from foundations, corporations, or the government. Organizations need a structured and effective way of following their grants throughout the grant's lifecycle so they can easily manage this very important revenue stream and track these funds in the same place as major gifts and other sources of revenue.

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    • Facebook

    • Integrations

    Powerful, Targeted Facebook Ad Integration Now Available on EveryAction

    June 15, 2017

    Businesses and organizations are increasingly finding new ways to engage supporters on Facebook, and one key way is through the use of targeted advertising through Facebook Ads Manager. For nonprofits, Facebook Ads are a precise, cost-effective way to raise more money, sign up more supporters, and communicate a message to a specific audience.

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    • social media

    Facebook Events Integration Pulls Attendee Data Directly into EveryAction

    May 11, 2017

    Facebook is one of the most important digital organizing tools of our time. Every day, nonprofits and other organizations use Facebook's events platform to build crowds and recruit attendees to actions, protests, fundraisers, parties, and other types of events. 

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    • advocacy

    Drive Calls to Congress Using Click-to-Call Advocacy with Revere Calling

    April 3, 2017

    Lawmakers in Congress and in state legislatures across the country often agree: when it comes to constituent communication, aside from face-to-face meetings, nothing is more effective than a good old fashioned phone call. When thousands of citizens call their elected officials about an issue, it can create grassroots momentum that is impossible to ignore.

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    • fundraising

    Turn Passive Supporters into Power Fundraisers with Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

    March 22, 2017

    Nonprofit fundraising is too important to be left to just one person or a few staff. Effective nonprofits empower their volunteers and supporters to fundraise on their behalf and provide them with tools to make that easy. 

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    • fundraising

    • donors

    Plan & Track Major Donor Engagement with Moves Management Action Plans

    February 24, 2017

    Non-profit development professionals know the drill: organizations with major giving programs need a flexible, organized way to track and map out their fundraising asks for high-touch donors. 

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    • engagement

    Rank Your Supporters & Measure Their Involvement with Engagement Points

    February 22, 2017

    When it comes to nonprofit engagement and fundraising, not all supporters are created equal. Organizations often have numerous different types of people who support their work: passive social media followers, small-dollar donors, part-time volunteers, super-volunteers, and mega-donors, just to name a few.

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    • Online Actions

    Create a Consistent Supporter Experience Using Themes

    January 18, 2017

    In order to inspire confidence in their supporters and reinforce a positive brand image, organizations should have a consistent, unified design across their website, sign-up forms, and donation pages. 

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