Your Guide to Virtual Events

The world has changed — now is the time to build a new kind of event strategy to continue sharing your impact and engaging donors. Download our free ebook on virtual events now.

Virtual Event Ebook

Ready to Host a Virtual Event?Get the info you need in our free guide.

Here’s a Sneak Peek

Four Types of Virtual Events



Suggest that donors give what they saved on babysitters, travel, new attire, and so on.



Invite donors to buy items online rather than dropping them off in person.


Full Plate

Encourage donors to get multiple donation levels as part of a complete set.


Socially Distanced

Ask donors to do an activity with their friends attending virtually. Make it fun!

And There’s Plenty More…

Our free virtual guide provides multiple recommendations on why virtual events should be your focus when it comes to event-based fundraising and engagement.


Why Go Virtual?

Virtual events save money, help you focus on your mission, and expand your event reach.


Pivoting Quickly

Sudden changes are an opportunity for you to increase giving and deepen donor connections.



Go beyond virtual events and leverage your audience to spread the word and increase giving.



Learn how to create a compelling story to sell your mission and make your donors want to contribute.

Why Big River

Founded in 2010, Big River is an e-commerce giving platform for nonprofit organizations of all types and sizes looking to grow their fundraising efforts. Our state-of-the-art donor engagement software provides comprehensive and flexible tools and insights that nonprofits need to put the right appeal in front of the right donor at the right time.

Make your next virtual event a mission-focused success. Download our free guide now.