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How to Optimize Your Giving Experience 

March 14, 2016

By: Caryn Stein

Ask these three questions to help you focus your efforts on your donor.… Read More

Tips for the Time-Pressed: How to Start a Fundraising Plan 

March 7, 2016

By: Iris Sutcliffe

Create your fundraising plan by carving out an hour, using your team, and just starting! … Read More

How to Recruit Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers 

March 3, 2016

By: Caryn Stein

Try these four tactics to get your supporters on board with their own campaigns.… Read More

Your Worst Fundraising Enemy 

March 1, 2016

By: Caryn Stein

It's big. It's ugly. It's causing you to lose donors. Yep, it's your spreadsheet.… Read More

Are You Ready to Launch a Capital Campaign? 3 Questions to Answer 

February 24, 2016

By: Barbara O'Reilly, CFRE

When done correctly, capital campaigns don’t just raise more money for an organization. They are a powerful tool. … Read More

What You Need to Know about Peer-to-Peer Fundraising 

February 18, 2016

By: Caryn Stein

Here are three things that can help you get over your "fear of the peer."… Read More

3 Ways to Use Your Donor Database to Prioritize Your Outreach 

February 12, 2016

By: Iris Sutcliffe

Learn how to boost donors to the next level of giving by prioritizing your outreach. … Read More

Planned Giving 101: The Legacy a Donor Leaves Behind 

February 1, 2016

By: Barbara O'Reilly, CFRE

Everyone wants to leave a mark on the world (or at least within their own communities). The Boston College’s Center on Wealth and Philanthropy found that mark is often charitable donations. Between 2007 and 2061, there will be a Great Wealth Transfer during which an estimated $59 trillion (yes, with a “t”) will b… Read More

Here’s the Best Way to Fundraise on Facebook 

January 29, 2016

By: Liz Ragland

Are you are trying to figure out the best way to tap into the fundraising power of Facebook? So was Project Healing Waters. In 2014, this nonprofit that’s dedicated to veterans’ rehabilitation through fly fishing wasn’t satisfied when they raised $255 on #GivingTuesday. They could see the potential of a giving da… Read More

What Kind of Donor Gets a Thank You? 

January 19, 2016

By: Liz Ragland

Pop quiz: Who should receive a thank you? a. A recurring donor who gives $15 a month. b. A major donor who gives a $10,000 gift. c. A first-time donor who gives a $50 gift. d. A regular donor who gives a gift to a special campaign like #GivingTuesday. e. A new donor acquired through… Read More

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