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How Professional Fundraising Coaches Improve Fundraising Skills and Outcomes 

March 1, 2019

By: Agnes Sokol

How can you help nonprofit fundraisers become better at their craft? It turns out that a bit of coaching goes a long way. I sat down with Kimberly O’Donnell, head of the Professional Coaching Program at Network for Good to learn more about who our fundraising coaches are, the work they do with thousands of… Read More

What Netflix Would Do [to Retain Your Donors] 

February 28, 2019

By: Bill Strathmann

Whenever the calendar turns to a new year, nonprofits and their fundraisers breathe a collective but short-lived sigh of relief, having closed another calendar or fiscal year. In most cases, that year culminated with a December fundraising sprint that ostensibly began on #GivingTuesday. Then, after having just enough t… Read More

10 Steps to Powerful Peer-to-Peer Campaigns 

February 27, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

Peer-to-peer campaigns are an increasingly popular fundraising method for nonprofit organizations. You’ve seen how other organizations are using peer-to-peer fundraising successfully, and you know it could help you as well. But if you’ve never put together a peer-to-peer campaign before, you may be wondering where … Read More

How to Choose Effective Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers 

February 26, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

Peer-to-peer fundraising is an ideal way for your supporters to raise donations for your organization. It gives them a way to engage further with your mission and make a significant impact. Simultaneously, it harnesses the relationships that your supporters share with friends, families, and coworkers to generate awaren… Read More

3 Best Practices for Better Peer-to-Peer Fundraising 

February 25, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

Today’s nonprofits have discovered the power of their donors’ ability to advocate on their behalf through peer-to-peer fundraising. We’re all influenced by our family, friends, and wider communities. We trust people we know and like. And we’re more likely to act when they ask us to join them in supporting somet… Read More

How Technology is Changing Fundraising: Q&A with CEO Bill Strathmann 

February 22, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

Mediaplanet recently interviewed Network for Good CEO, Bill Strathmann, for a supplement in USA Today. The series, Empowering Nonprofits, included a piece titled “Experts on How Technology Is Changing the Future of Fundraising,” featuring five leaders using technology to level the fundraising playing field… Read More

The Donor Love Revolution: Roundtable Conversation 

February 19, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

What kind of experience do you provide your donors? You’d be surprised how many donors say they want to hear from organizations they care about more often. Or that the information being shared isn’t relevant to them. Or that they feel like a number, not an individual. Our virtual conference, The Donor Love… Read More

Happy Valentine’s Day: Donor Love Infographic 

February 14, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

Looking for a new way to show your donors some love this Valentine’s Day? Look no further! Let our Donor Love infographic show you the way. We’re here to help you with all your nonprofit fundraising and marketing needs, including: Campaigns & Appeals Thank Yous Results & Reports Donor Relations Comm… Read More

Creating Better Donor Relations in the Digital Age 

February 13, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

While technology has made it easier for us to stay connected, it can also limit personal, human interaction and make us feel further apart. The convenience of firing off an email or posting on social media has replaced the personal connection of a phone call or mailed letter. How do you build and sustain connectivity… Read More

Digital Fundraising and the Modern Donor 

February 12, 2019

By: Linda Lombardi

The modern fundraising landscape has gone digital and there’s no going back. If you want to stay relevant, you need to keep up.  Technology has changed the face of our daily interactions and engagement. Social media and text messaging offer instant connection. Smartphones allow you to make calls, check email, play m… Read More

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