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Linda Lombardi

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[eGuide] How to Use Data to Engage and Upgrade Donors 

September 26, 2018

Embrace a data-driven mindset and use your donor data to engage, retain, and upgrade donors.…

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Newsjacking: Q&A with David Meerman Scott 

September 25, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Internationally-acclaimed strategist David Meerman Scott’s books and blog are must-reads for professionals seeking to generate attention in ways that grow their business. Scott’s advice and insights help people, products and organizations stand out, get noticed, and capture hearts and minds. He is the author or… Read More

Video: Segmenting Donors for Better Engagement 

September 21, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Donor segmentation is an essential part of every fundraiser’s work. Segmenting is the first step to knowing your donors better. Grouping donors by certain criteria or segments gives you a better idea of who is in your donor management system based on giving habits, location, involvement, and more. Segmentation not on… Read More

VIDEO: Take an Interactive Tour of Our Donor Management System 

September 20, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

As a small nonprofit, you need systems that intuitively understand the jobs you need to accomplish. On any given day, nonprofit development staff members are hard at work communicating with supporters. The fundamentals of your work can be broken into five categories: soliciting donations, stewarding donors, acknowledgi… Read More

[Template] Back to Basics: Storytelling 101 

September 19, 2018

Get creative with our Back to Basics: Storytelling 101 interactive template. …

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5 Donor Stewardship Methods to Boost Engagement 

September 12, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Donor stewardship is an intentional, focused process that begins as soon as a donor makes their initial gift, and continues throughout their relationship with your organization. It conveys your appreciation, creates a sense of working together for a cause you both care about, and generates loyalty. Donor stewardship is… Read More

Infographic: Roadmap to Year-End Success 

September 10, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Every nonprofit fundraiser knows that the right plan is essential to obtaining your goals. A multichannel communications plan ensures your nonprofit can coordinate your messaging across channels during year-end. Synchronize the timing of your fundraising and marketing pieces to boost your messaging to donors and prospe… Read More

Stewardship Techniques to Build Donor Relationships 

September 6, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

A nonprofit organization’s success depends on the strength of its relationships with its donors. Those relationships are built on each donor’s sense of partnership and confidence that their gifts are making the impact they intend. The goal of donor stewardship is to build engagement and a commitment to ongoing supp… Read More

Go Back to School with Network for Good University 

September 5, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

September’s here and you know what that means. It’s time to go back to school! Welcome to Orientation! The learning never stops at Network for Good University, where class isn’t just for kids anymore. We know you’re always searching for the latest and greatest information that will set you up for fundraising su… Read More

Take a Break This Labor Day 

August 31, 2018

By: Linda Lombardi

Born from a desire to improve the conditions of workers across the country, the Labor Day holiday began as a day to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments and impact of the American work force. Every nonprofit staff member knows what it’s like to work a 12-hour work day. Whether you’re at the office or taking… Read More

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