Why Sock Fundraisers Simply Work

According to a recent study by Zion Market Research, the global socks market will reach $24.16 billion by 2025. Accounting for the fact that socks aren’t exactly an expensive commodity, that number is enormous. It’s also unsurprising. Everyone needs socks. And not just because they look cool. According to Parkview [...]

By |2019-12-27T12:12:34-05:00December 27th, 2019|Fundraiser, Partnerships|

Communications New Year’s Resolutions for Fundraisers

Important question, fundraiser. What portion of your job is communications? Answer: more than you probably realize. After all, two very large portions of the development cycle (cultivation and stewardship) involve a lot of communications. The nature and format of these communications can vary depending on whether you work with annual [...]

By |2019-12-10T10:51:12-05:00December 11th, 2019|Donor Communications, Fundraiser|

5 Takeways Fundraisers Can Learn from Professional Quarterback Negotiations

You may not care one bit about professional football. Even if you do, you probably aren’t overly concerned about the off-season trades and signings of multi-millionaire players. This blog post isn’t going to convince you otherwise. However, I recently read a detailing of the lengths that the Minnesota Vikings leadership [...]

By |2018-08-08T11:52:12-04:00August 10th, 2018|Fundraiser, Major Gifts|