Fundraising

3 Tips For Fundraising On Facebook

It is no secret that Facebook has become a giant player in the advertising universe, but it is not as prominent when it comes to fundraising. Facebook provides an often-untapped opportunity to reach people who might be interested in your mission and vision. But reaching

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7 Fundraising Metrics Every Nonprofit Should Track

When it comes to determining the effectiveness of your nonprofit or ministry fundraising program there are SEVEN FUNDRAISING PERFORMANCE INDICATORS that can objectively show you how well you’re doing. Without these indicators, you are unable to identify areas where you are succeeding and areas that need

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Look Back — Look Around — Look Ahead.

To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven… Ecclesiastes 3:1 We live in a world filled with seasons: The calendar has four seasons … each follows the other with distinct purpose in the cycle of life. We just completed the Christmas holiday season

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9 Tips For A Compelling Fundraising Letter

9 Tips For A Compelling Fundraising Letter

Over the years of helping nonprofits and ministries raise money, I have learned some essential characteristics of successful fundraising letters to inspire donors to generously respond. Here are nine tips to incorporate in your next fundraising letter to improve response: Use Compelling Opening Lines in the

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Digital Fundraising

One Word For Successful Digital Fundraising

Building a fundraising platform is an important but complex undertaking. There are many systems, processes, and elements needed to be effective. Once the necessary structure and machinery is in place and a sound strategy is employed, the big thing needed for success is synergy. According to

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Thank You

The Power of a Timely Thank You!

TAKE ONE Let’s suppose you were invited to a wedding of a long-time acquaintance. You are excited for your friends and want to do something nice for them, so you go the extra mile and get them an extraordinary wedding gift. After the wedding, you forget

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Maximize Your Year-End Fundraising Revenue

The holiday season seems to arrive earlier each year! The reason for this is November and December are the two biggest months of the year in sales for businesses and are crucial for the bottom line. How is your organization preparing to maximize its year-end fundraising

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Supercharge Your Digital Fundraising By Being Timely

An effective fundraising strategy always requires ongoing and consistent communication to the donors. However, in our dynamic culture, unfolding news events capture the public interest and simultaneously potentially create funding opportunities. The question is, if a relevant news story broke tomorrow morning, would you be

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How Fundraising is Like A Great Movie

I like movies. They are a great touchpoint for the culture. They forge emotional bonds. I can still remember the first time I saw Star Wars, Superman, and even Casablanca. What makes these movies memorable? What makes them have a connection? There are good movies and

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7 Tips to Boost Your Online Fundraising Results

The rise of online fundraising has opened up a lot of possibilities for nonprofits. It has become one of the most popular and effective ways for organizations to raise money! Here are some statistics and trends revealing why online fundraising is a “must-have” channel in a

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