Marcy Stengel

About Marcy Stengel

Marcy Stengel has more than 17 years of experience working for mission-driven organizations as a fundraiser, event planner and communications professional. She has worked for organizations and causes within education, media, environmental policy and public health. She is one of the few people out there who likes asking people for money, and wants others to find comfort and confidence in asking as well. She believes that philanthropy makes our communities stronger and our world a better place. She lives in upstate NY with her husband, son and their spry rescue dog.

Talk Less, Ask More: Show Your Donors You Care by Asking Thoughtfully

Alfie Kohn, the awesome education and parenting expert says this over and over as a sort of golden rule of parenting. I would argue that it’s great advice for any person in any relationship, but especially for fundraisers looking to connect with donors. When you’re talking, you’re focused on yourself, [...]

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