January 2016

A Goal for 2016: Resolve to Value Your Donors

January 6th, 2016|

It may seem fruitless for fundraisers to make New Year’s resolutions—beginning the year […]

December 2015

How to Prevent Donor Attrition with Communication

December 24th, 2015|

When nearly three out of four donors do not give a second gift […]

Is Your Nonprofit Using Social Media Successfully?

December 14th, 2015|

Fundraisers should always try to communicate via their constituents’ preferred channel. Since the […]

Fundraisers: The Year Is Ending; Finish Strong!

December 3rd, 2015|

In the final few weeks of the year, fundraisers sometimes let the urge […]

November 2015

Your Donors Are Always Watching

November 12th, 2015|

There are two reasons fundraisers ought to pay special attention to their donors. […]

How to Communicate More Effectively with Donors

November 5th, 2015|

Donor communication is essential to the life of a healthy nonprofit. When approaching […]

October 2015

Is Your Year-End Fundraising Donor-Centric?

October 22nd, 2015|

As the year draws to a close, you’re probably worrying about how much […]

Donor Retention at a Low: Don’t Panic!

October 15th, 2015|

The latest report from the Fundraising Effectiveness Project has left many fundraisers frustrated […]

What to do If a Donor Won’t Communicate

October 8th, 2015|

Maintaining any sort of relationship can be a delicate task. This piece of […]

It’s Time to Rebuild Your Donor Database

October 1st, 2015|

According to the recent Giving USA 2015 Annual Report on Philanthropy donors are […]

September 2015

When Do People Make Political Donations?

September 30th, 2015|

We are constantly connected to the internet—we can do almost anything on any […]

Fundamentals of NonProfit Success

September 24th, 2015|

As fundraisers, we must remember the ultimate importance of keeping our constituents satisfied […]

Retain Your Donors, Even in a Recession

September 17th, 2015|

You undoubtedly know that donor retention is an essential part of fundraising and […]

Necessary Questions for Fundraising

September 10th, 2015|

As a fundraiser, it’s very easy to lose track of yourself in a […]

August 2015

Cultivating Donor Relationships for the Ages

August 20th, 2015|

As summer ends, and December is in sight, fundraisers need to remember basic […]