7 Ways That Surveying Donors Empowers Fundraisers

There’s no shortage of things the experts say fundraisers should be doing: handwritten notes, donor visits, thank you phone calls, bequest marketing; the list goes on and on. It can be overwhelming when you’re bogged down planning an event that your leadership team insists on, or when you’re simply trying [...]

How Surveys Can Help Fundraisers Uncover the 4 Main Drivers of Donor Loyalty

What is it that drives donor loyalty? What are the determinants of longer term value? These are questions we’re often asked at Bloomerang and we’ve been working to develop measures that all our clients can use to track how well they are doing at bolstering future donor retention. We know [...]

By | 2018-09-10T14:00:51+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Donor Engagement, Donor Loyalty, Donor Retention, Donor Surveys|

5 Key Points of Prospect Research to Improve Donor Response

Aside from helping to identify prospective major donors, boosting your nonprofit’s rate of donor response is the key purpose of donor research. If you’re struggling to secure a prospect’s support, it’s time to double down with your data! You already put careful thought into your communication strategies to keep your [...]

By | 2018-07-17T12:54:24+00:00 July 5th, 2018|Donor Communications, Donor Engagement, Prospect Research|

Donor-Centered Digital Communications: How Do You Tailor the Nonprofit Experience?

If you’re not actively engaging with folks online in today’s digitally-revolutionized zeitgeist, you’re missing a huge opportunity. One of the best ways to engage with folks online is through content marketing.   In Part 1 of this three-part series we looked at how you can create a value-for-value exchange with [...]

26 Questions Every Nonprofit Should Ask Their Crowdfunding Provider

Crowdfunding is a bold, new and sometimes surprising, if not dangerous, world when it comes to donor relations, fees, receiving funds and other aspects of the process. Few fundraisers who have embraced it knew exactly what they were getting into when utilizing a crowdfunding provider. The 26 questions listed below [...]

By | 2018-06-20T22:49:11+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Crowdfunding, Donor Communications, Donor Engagement, Technology|