February 2018

Convert your social media followers to donors

February 1st, 2018|

How do you increase your chances at receiving online donations? Sending a fundraising […]

January 2018

The Perils of Fundraising Procrastination

January 25th, 2018|

There are always too many things that a fundraiser needs to do, and […]

The Award that Matters

January 18th, 2018|

It seems every industry has its awards – the Oscars, the Grammys, the […]

Balancing Budgets and Fundraising Activities

January 11th, 2018|

“Be cost-effective.” That is the mantra of most fundraising departments – and for […]

The Hard Work of Building Relationships

January 4th, 2018|

Fundraising publications often focus on giving statistics, results of tests to determine the […]

December 2017

Checklist for 2018

December 22nd, 2017|

One thing about fundraising – it seems never-ending. About the time the letter […]

Too tired to care

December 15th, 2017|

December! It may be when your to-do list is impossibly long. Depending on […]

Standing out from the rest

December 8th, 2017|

On November 28 – Giving Tuesday – many nonprofits sent emails asking for […]

The countdown has begun

December 1st, 2017|

For fundraisers, the last few weeks of the year are crucial. Despite the […]

November 2017

Leaving a Legacy: Fundraising for Future Gifts (Part 2)

November 30th, 2017|

One of the key triggers for leaving a legacy in one’s will is […]

Leaving a Legacy: Fundraising for Future Gifts (Part 1)

November 26th, 2017|

Back in the 1700’s, Benjamin Franklin quipped, “In this world nothing can be […]

The Year-End eAppeal: Standing Out from the Rest

November 23rd, 2017|

As we move closer to December 31, the number of year-end electronic appeals […]

4 Tips to Begin Each Work Day

November 16th, 2017|

As you logged into your computer or the donor database today, you were […]

October 2017

Beating the Numbers

October 25th, 2017|

Do you have a favorite restaurant or coffee shop? Do you consider your […]

Giving Tuesday – Why not?

October 23rd, 2017|

With little effort, you can easily find opinion pieces that state that Giving […]