Most non-profits are investing increased amounts of time, energy, and money into social media networking… but to what end? While raising awareness of your mission is a good thing, unless your non-profit is focused on issue education and … [Read more...] about A Simple System for Turning Social Media Followers into Offline Donors
Good fundraising systems can be game changers for your non-profit. They turn wishy-washy tactics with unknown returns into defined strategies with testable, knowable outcomes. Fundraising systems put a structure behind your fundraising … [Read more...] about The 8 Most Helpful Types of Fundraising Systems to Build at Your Non-Profit
One of the most important parts of your fundraising program is your donor communications strategy. Your donor communications are the links between your organization and your supporters. They form the basis of the ongoing relationship between … [Read more...] about The Power of a Donor Communications Calendar
Every non-profit organization needs a written fundraising plan in order to be successful. Whether you are launching a new organization and have yet to raise a dollar, or are a multibillion-dollar international charity, you need a fundraising … [Read more...] about How to Write an Effective Fundraising Plan for Your Non-Profit
Far too many non-profits agonize over how to find new donors. They beg board members for names, they send cold prospecting letters to the biggest philanthropists in town, and they repeatedly ask for donations on over social media… usually with … [Read more...] about Using the Non-Ask Event Strategy to Fill Your Donor Pipeline
The highest performing non-profits, in terms of fundraising, are successful because they have developed strong fundraising systems. This is true of both small, local charities as well as large international organizations. These systems make … [Read more...] about What Does a Good Fundraising System Look Like?