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Reach New Donors with Social Advertising 

July 29, 2019

By: Amanda Khoury

With roughly 69% of people on social media, there’s powerful competition to contend with in order to stand out in your donors’ newsfeed. Social media sites employ algorithms to try and show users the content that’s most relevant to them. As a result, your nonprofit’s organic reach is no longer enough to… Read More

6 Ways to Get New Donors 

July 25, 2019

By: Amanda Khoury

How do I find new donors? It’s the age-old question every development director asks. The white whale of fundraising. To maintain a healthy balance of new and existing donors, you know you need to do the legwork. Like building a new friendship, finding new donors takes commitment and effort. But where to begin? Check … Read More

How to Engage Your Board for Fundraising Success Infographic 

July 24, 2019

By: Keith White

Your board of directors plays a pivotal role in your organization’s success. These volunteer leaders set a nonprofit’s strategic direction, manage its finances, and provide governance oversight. Board members also hold an invaluable role in an organization’s fundraising efforts. Their support (whether in time or … Read More

Dive Into Donor Management This Summer 

July 23, 2019

By: Keith White

Dive into a pool, dive into a good book, dive into donor management this summer! Investing in a donor management system during the summer months is ideal to position your organization for a successful year-end. Don’t let the summer months pass you by and invest in a donor management system to boost your fundraisi… Read More

Video: Segmenting Donors for Better Engagement 

July 22, 2019

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

NFG Staff Profile: Luke Attardi 

July 19, 2019

By: Vinciane Ngomsi

Luke loves the human interaction and enjoys speaking with our nonprofit partners daily. Luke is passionate about the good nonprofits do across communities and his goal is to help as many organizations as he can raise more money and help more people. “Every day I love hearing about more nonprofits and their missions t… Read More

7 Ways to Boost Your Fundraising 

July 17, 2019

By: Kimberly O'Donnell

As a Personal Fundraising Coach (PFC), I encourage all of my clients to challenge themselves when it comes to fundraising. My hope for each and every nonprofit is for them to step outside of their comfort zone and try at least one new thing every month or quarter. The best part? You don’t have to… Read More

3 Tips to Turn Your Out of Office into a Year-End Appeal 

July 15, 2019

By: Brian Lauterbach, CFRE

The temperature is rising, the days are longer, and the kids are out of school. Summer is here and your Out-of-Office notifications are on! Sometime over the next few weeks, we will invest five glorious minutes to configure our inbox and voicemail to craft the perfect message to let everyone know we are unplugging for… Read More

NFG Staff Profile: AJ Johnson 

July 12, 2019

By: Vinciane Ngomsi

The idea of being able to help someone attracts AJ to nonprofits. From an early age, she was involved with a Golden Retriever rescue organization and co-founded a satellite rescue facility. Working remote in Florida, you’ll find AJ at one of the awesome parks in Orlando, FL on her days off! “Nothing brings a sm… Read More

Focus on your Fundraising Foundation: Build a Summer Campaign 

July 11, 2019

By: Amanda Khoury

Summer is here! Though the summer time is typically a slower time for nonprofits, it is the perfect time to dive into fundraising to ensure your nonprofit is ready for year-end. Turn up the heat this summer and create a fundraising plan that will engage and renew donors, attract prospects, build awareness, and plant th… Read More

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