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Carrie Saracini

Content Marketing Manager

Help Create the First-Ever Small Nonprofit Fundraising Benchmarks! 

February 24, 2020

By: Carrie Saracini

Help Network for Good create the first-ever Small Nonprofit Fundraising Benchmarks Study! Before now, small nonprofits had to rely on fundraising benchmarks set by organizations with large budgets, thousands of donors, and nationwide reach. Network for Good is developing fundraising benchmarks for nonprofits like yours… Read More

Wondering how To Get Donations? Top 14 Reasons Why People Donate 

February 6, 2020

By: Carrie Saracini

We want to get back to basics and remind you why people convert from supporters (or even skeptics) to donors.… Read More

11 Must-Read Books for Nonprofit Professionals 

January 21, 2020

By: Carrie Saracini

If professional development is one of your New Year’s Resolutions, we’ve got you covered!  I asked Network for Good staff members for their favorite books on nonprofit leadership, management, and professional development. There are our top pics.  Know of any we missed? Share your favorite books with us in the com… Read More

Take the #2020FundraisingChallenge! 

January 21, 2020

By: Carrie Saracini

The #2020FundraisingChallenge 52 simple weekly actions for better fundraising results At Network for Good, we help thousands of nonprofits boost fundraising results, save time, and advance their missions. This year, we’ve set out to make fundraising even easier. Dozens of Network for Good staff members and Person… Read More

Our Top 10 Blog Posts of 2019 

December 30, 2019

By: Carrie Saracini

We’ve reached the end of 2019! This year’s top 10 blog posts reveal a lot about your accomplishments and challenges in 2019. Notably, 4 of our top 10 posts discussed Board relations. In addition to helping your Board become better fundraisers, you: figured out how changes to tax law impacts your nonprofit; … Read More

[Checklist] How to Convert Social Media Followers into Donors at Year-End 

December 18, 2019

With your social media followers in a giving mood at year-end, this checklist will help you encourage them to support your cause with more than just a “like.”…

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Network for Good Wins Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Award 

December 13, 2019

By: Carrie Saracini

Network for Good is excited to be named a recipient of the Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Award, one of 32 Washington, DC-area companies to receive this honor!  The Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Awards recognize workplaces that go above and beyond the legal requirements for accommodating breastfeeding employees.… Read More

Your Biggest Nonprofit Board Struggles, Ranked 

December 12, 2019

By: Carrie Saracini

During a recent Network for Good webinar, we wanted to know: “What’s your biggest problem with your board?”  The responses were eye-opening. So many of you are struggling with uninvolved boards, members who don’t participate in fundraising, or board members who are resistant to change.   The board struggles… Read More

The 6 Reasons Your Monthly Donors Cancel 

December 10, 2019

By: Carrie Saracini

Recurring donors are every fundraiser’s dream! They believe in your mission, they are easier to retain year-over-year, and they help your organization to do more to achieve its mission. So, when recurring donors cancel, it can feel like the sky is falling! That’s why Network for Good surveyed 3,000 year-end donors … Read More

[Quiz] What type of fundraiser are you? 

December 9, 2019

Perhaps you know your personality type...but do you know your fundraising type? Take the 3-minute fundraising type quiz to find out!…

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