What Now?

When coronavirus forced us all into our homes and onto Zoom, fundraisers went into crisis mode — revising budgets; communication changes; reaching out to donors to check on them. As the days turned into […]

By |May 27th, 2020|

Call Your Donors (and other tips on how to survive the coronavirus)

There is a lot of good information out there about fundraising during the coronavirus. White papers. Blog posts. Webinars. As I’ve looked through them over the past 10 days, I didn’t feel like I […]

By |March 25th, 2020|

Be Different

Recently, I heard a presenter who asserted that we should not focus on showing people that we are better, but rather that we are different. I’ve been thinking about that a lot, especially when […]

By |February 20th, 2020|

Other People’s Words – February 2019

If you follow Capstone founder Brigitte Peck on LinkedIn, you know that she finds fundraising inspiration in other people’s words. Below are some of our favorites from February:

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By |February 28th, 2019|

Capital Campaign Planning: 3 Strategies to Find Major Donors

Nonprofits are able to serve their communities because of every single donor that supports their mission through volunteering, advocacy, and gifts of all shapes and sizes. Each supporter deserves appreciation for what they bring […]

By |February 9th, 2018|

One Word for Major Gifts Fundraisers

Among the anti-resolution crowd, the trend for the New Year is to choose one word that will serve as your guide in 2018. If you select carefully, your word can define, focus, and motivate […]

By |January 8th, 2018|