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|

6 Challenges of Online Fundraising and How to Overcome Them

Online fundraising has evolved over the years, and this evolution has resulted in new types of software and resources that nonprofits can use to further their progress. But with these advancements come some challenges.

Online […]

By |August 20th, 2019|

Online Donor Stewardship: 5 Fantastic Steps to Success

Donor stewardship is your nonprofit’s ability to retain old donors and interact with new ones. This is a valuable measurement of donor involvement and a highly integral idea to your fundraising as a whole.

But […]

By |January 11th, 2019|

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|