Donor Cultivation is a Terrible Thing to Waste

The early months of the calendar year tend to be when nonprofit staff turn their minds towards donor cultivation. The year-end fundraising frenzy has abated and the time feels ripe for hosting house parties, behind-the-scenes tours, getting-to-know-you coffees, and cultivation events. Noble pursuits. But… don’t lose sight of why you’re [...]

By |2019-03-04T14:17:23-04:00March 5th, 2019|Donor Engagement, Fundraising Events|

5 Tips on How to Get the Most Out of Your Auction Committee

A successful auction consists of many moving parts: registration logistics, set up, pre-event marketing, software management, and much more. However, the most important aspect (and the most time consuming) is securing valuable, one-of-a-kind auction items that will attract the highest possible bids. Soliciting items is not a one-person job and [...]

By |2018-05-15T14:53:58-04:00May 24th, 2018|Fundraising Events|