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8 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Donor Management System 

September 26, 2019

By: Laura MacPherson

Donor management system (DMS) software allows nonprofits to put their donor data to work and manage fundraising and communications from one location. Ultimately, a DMS gives nonprofits the ability to learn what’s important to their donors, deliver a better donor experience, increase donations, and operate more effici… Read More

5 Ways a Donor Management System Can Grow Your Nonprofit 

September 25, 2019

By: Laura MacPherson

You’ve heard that a donor management system (DMS) can help grow your organization. A DMS can turbocharge your nonprofit’s efforts in a variety of ways, ultimately boosting fundraising results and streamlining operations while reducing the amount of time your team members spend on manual tasks. But how does a DMS do… Read More

What to Look for in a Donor Management System (and Why) 

September 23, 2019

By: Laura MacPherson

A donor management system (DMS) helps you collect, organize, and use your donor data more effectively while automating repeated tasks associated with fundraising. With a DMS, your nonprofit can operate more efficiently and increase revenue through more strategically-crafted campaigns. What to Look for in a DMS All dono… Read More

How to Boost Revenue with Donor Surveys 

September 20, 2019

By: Rachel Muir, CFRE.

Can donor surveys really help you raise more money? Yes! Donor surveys are one of the most affordable ways to improve donor retention, build deeper donor relationships, even uncover planned gifts. How? Donor surveys can reveal your hidden gems (aka planned gifts), tell you why your donors gave, what content they’re … Read More

NFG Staff Profile: Rebecca Flora 

September 20, 2019

By: Amanda Khoury

Rebecca works daily to spread awareness of Network for Good to nonprofits on all online platforms. Rebecca works diligently on the Do Gooder committee where she organizes volunteer opportunities for Network for Good employees. In her free time, Rebecca is finding the funniest memes, cooking a delicious dinner, or makin… Read More

Nonprofit Leader Series: Q&A with Beth Kanter 

September 19, 2019

By: Amanda Khoury

Beth is an internationally recognized thought leader in digital strategy, wellbeing in the workplace, and training. With over 35 years of experience working in the nonprofit sector, Beth has facilitated trainings for thousands of social change activists and nonprofits on every continent in the world. Beth is an in-dema… Read More

A Look Into the 2019 Nonprofit Innovation & Optimization Summit 

September 19, 2019

By: Amanda Khoury

The Nonprofit Innovation & Optimization Summit hosted by NextAfter on September 24-25 is a premier conference for nonprofit marketers and fundraisers looking to grow their online fundraising. NextAfter has hand-selected the leading experts in marketing and fundraising innovation from around the world to share … Read More

What is a Donor Management System, and Why Should My Nonprofit Use One? 

September 18, 2019

By: Laura MacPherson

The more you know about your donors, the better able you’ll be to connect with them. You’ll know what’s important to supporters and learn how to deliver a better donor experience, retaining them for the long term. What is a Donor Management System? Donor management system (DMS) software helps you collect, organiz… Read More

3 Secrets to Planned Giving Success: Making it more than a pitch 

September 17, 2019

By: Lori Kranczer

If you are reading this you understand the need to either start, or grow, a legacy giving program.  And I get it – you want to build a successful program while maintaining authentic relationships with your donors.  Heck – that is why we got into development work in the first place, right? The following are… Read More

Executing an Emergency Campaign in 12 Simple Steps 

September 13, 2019

By: Agnes Sokol

In the wake of a disaster, every hour counts.  The main priority is always an immediate response to those negatively impacted who are in need. After this initial focus, fundraisers should quickly turn their attention to funding the response at hand while building capacity to address future needs.   Many fundraise… Read More

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