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4 Things You Need To Know About The 2019 3rd Quarter FEP Report

By |2019-12-03T11:42:11-05:00December 4th, 2019|Data, Nonprofit Sector, Research|

Each quarter the Fundraising Effectiveness Project releases their latest findings from billions of dollars donated through the participating donor database companies providing anonymous data from the majority of their customers. This allows the philanthropy world to establish metrics in a similar fashion to all of the key industries within the [...]

[VIDEO] 8 Expert Tips To Raise $10K+ On Facebook

By |2019-12-02T15:22:34-05:00November 29th, 2019|Webinars|

In this webinar, Sean Kosofsky will show you eight tips that will dramatically increase the number of dollars you raise on Facebook. Full Transcript: Steven: All right, Sean. Is it okay if I go ahead and get this party started officially? Sean: Sure. Let's get this party started. Steven: All [...]

Five Key Takeaways From The 2019 Donor Advised Funds Report

By |2019-11-26T11:40:42-05:00November 27th, 2019|Legacy Gifts, Major Gifts, Nonprofit Sustainability|

In the fourth quarter of each year the National Philanthropic Trust releases their annual Donor Advised Funds Report.    This is significant for every nonprofit engaged in fundraising to take notice because donor advised funds or DAFs for short, are truly changing the landscape of major gift fundraising and therefore [...]

The Four Year-End Donor Personas, Reasons They Give & Channels to Reach Them

By |2019-11-25T11:56:17-05:00November 26th, 2019|Donor Communications, Year-End Fundraising|

In my last posts, I walked through the factors that should be considered to create your year-end fundraising goal, and followed-up with a practical strategy to level-up results by expanding your army of front-line fundraisers with volunteers. Now it’s time to consider message and channel – and who is going [...]

[ASK AN EXPERT] A Good Email Appeal Subject Line?

By |2019-11-22T08:06:29-05:00November 21st, 2019|Ask An Expert|

Our Ask An Expert series features real questions answered by Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE, our very own Fundraising Coach, also known as Charity Clairity. Today's question comes from a fundraiser who needs help writing a subject line for their email appeal. Dear Charity Clairity, I’ve got a great email appeal, [...]