Craft Your Best Annual Appeal Letter Ever With these Proven Techniques! More tips from Blockbuster to craft the best of the best annual fundraising appeal! All kinds of hacks, tweeks and proven techniques that will work for you and your mission.
You’ve got the donation, but your work is not done. Sending a great thank you letter is the most important step in keeping your donors for the long term. Thank you letter checklist You’ve got the donation, but your work is not done. Sending a great thank you letter is the most important step in […]
Most new donors will never give again, 70% to be more specific! So how do you keep them and turn them into loyal advocates for your cause? Follow these brilliant steps from the New Welcome Plan Save the Children has put together! It Works! And put together a welcome plan now in time for those […]
How many charities are your donors currently supporting? How quickly should you thank a new donor? Do you believe that thanking a new donor within 48 hours can equal a 400% improvement in renewal rates? But wait, should you include an “ask” in your thank you letter? And do sad or happy photos raise more […]
Time to CELELBRATE! Celebrate Your DONORS and Celebrate Donor Milestones! Got really inspired by Donor Relations Guru’s blog, “Celebrating Donor Milestones-Reasons to Ring the Bell” and you’re gonna love these inspired ideas! And better than that, so will your donors! Celebrate with me and watch now!
How to Dominate Year-End Direct Mail Success in direct mail cannot be achieved through a great letter alone. Even if you have the most compelling story written in an impeccable, easy to read letter, it won’t do you any good if it is not read by your supporters. This is why understanding direct mail is […]
Dazzling Storytelling Means Crowdfunding Success If you are looking for a successful example of crowdfunding using stellar storytelling, look no further than The Smithsonian’s campaign to “Save the Ruby Slippers!” The Smithsonian conducted this campaign to preserve Dorothy’s Red Shoes on Kickstarter in October 2016 and raised $300,000 in just a few days!!! Click here […]
– Thank You Donor Letter Checklist You’ve got the donation, but your work is not done. Thanking donors with sincere gratitude is now the important task at hand! In fact, writing and sending a great thank you letter is the most important step in keeping your donors for the long term. Here’s some help from an expert, […]
NextAfter had a great webinar today that inspired me to immediately share some ideas with you right now for thanking your donors! The bar has been set by one non-profit that sent 9 thank you’s in the first 90 days for one gift! Wow! Wonder how and what they did? Watch and see. Your new […]