If you’re starting a new nonprofit, you already know that you need to raise money. What you might not know is that the right fundraising plan can make the job much easier. In the beginning you may self-fund your nonprofit, as many founders … [Read more...] about How to Create a Fundraising Plan for a Brand New Nonprofit
Most fundraisers who work in and around major gifts have a copy of Richard Perry & Jeff Schreifels' book It's Not Just About the Money on their bookshelves. The book has quickly become a classic, teaching countless fundraisers how to build … [Read more...] about It’s Not Just About the Donor [Book Review]
Your non-profit newsletter is the backbone of your donor cultivation and stewardship efforts. Though some organizations send out snail mail newsletters, most non-profits use e-mail newsletters to keep in touch with their supporters. E-mail … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Supercharge Your Non-Profit Newsletter
One of the biggest questions you can ask at your non-profit is: Is the effort worth the money we’ll raise? The answer to this question will help guide your fundraising strategy and tell you where to allocate your non-profit’s limited … [Read more...] about Your Fundraising Strategy: Is the Effort Worth the Money?
Online fundraising auctions are a great way for nonprofit and community organizations to raise money for a cause. What’s more, they make great virtual fundraising options during COVID, with tremendous fundraising potential. Let’s outline the … [Read more...] about 6 Steps to Planning a Successful Online Fundraising Auction
Your donors are the most important asset your non-profit has. Without your donors, you can’t pay for programs, you can’t offer services, you can’t keep the lights on. That’s why building great donor relationships is so important… without your … [Read more...] about The 5 Best Ways to Build Better Donor Relationships