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Are You Taking Advantage of Opportunities the Top 2017 Fundraising Trends Offer?

Is your NonProfit taking great advantage of the 2017 top fundraising trends? Watch this video for top ten review and ways you can act now to take action for fabulous 2017 fundraising results!. Thank you CauseVox for your Top10 Trend List! More help here: https://www.causevox.com/fundraising-plan-calendar/ Why Do Trends Matter to NonProfits? The National Council of […]

Developments Starring Role

“The skills of a good development director are much the same as those of a good sales manager. It is the job of an organization’s development director to inspire his or her salespersons—the volunteer solicitors—and arm them with all the tools they need to be successful. At the same time development directors must be able […]

DONOR SEGMENTATION SUCCESS

Donor Segmentation for maximum fundraising results First things first: What is segmentation? Segmentation is the act of dividing your donors into groups based on specific criteria. It is critical that you are able to segment your donors. A donor database with CRM (customer relationship management) technology will help you do this. So how should you […]

Do you watch Shark Tank? How do you think your best presentation would fare with Mr. Wonderful? Learn some super successful presentation tips now! Want more? https://www.tvinsider.com/98529/shark-tanks-kevin-oleary-gives-4-tips-on-how-to-succeed-with-the-sharks/

CONTENT IS KING!

Winning Content Ideas Your content is the key to your successful year-end appeal. By now, you’ve gathered your stories and created your plan. Use these tips to make sure you structure your content and present it in a way that is sure to yield great results. Four quick tips to winning content and formatting 1. […]

Monthly Giving Rules

Is Monthly Giving on your radar in 2017? Better Be! Erica Waasdorf has written one of the only books on Monthly Giving and it’s essential, efficient, and a perfect resource for Monthly Giving best practices. We review it today, Monthly Giving, the Sleeping Giant”. . . let’s wake up the giant now!   Develop a […]

Retention Depends on Knowing Your Donors!

– Retention Fundraising Now that you know how important keeping your donors is for achieving your fundraising goals, let’s explore how to make sure your donors stick around. In Roger Craver’s book, Retention Fundraising, he conducted research to find out what makes drives donors to give. The seven key drivers for donors Here are the […]