NOW Is The Time To Prepare For Your Year-End Appeal Acknowledgement Process

As Labor Day approaches in the United States, you will read about and be invited to many webinars helping you and your fundraising team prepare your year-end appeals. In addition, there will just as much stating you need to prepare for your Giving Tuesday appeal(s). However, very seldom (if ever) [...]

By | 2018-08-23T08:56:56+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Donor Communications, Gift Acknowledgment, Year-End Fundraising|

Anatomy of a Stellar First-Time Donor Gift Acknowledgement

Meet Sarah Willey, Director of Development at Great Rivers Environmental Law Center and my new fundraising hero. She's out here fighting for Missouri's environment while showing off her donor communications skills. I don't know why she attended one of my recent webinars on donor retention (because she should be the [...]

By | 2018-08-22T09:08:46+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Bloomies, Donor Communications, Gift Acknowledgment|

[FREE DOWNLOAD] How to Build a Donor-Centered Gift Acknowledgement Program

PLAN AHEAD. A strong donor recognition and gift acknowledgement program is a pre-condition to sustainable annual giving from individuals. If you don’t thank people properly, they won’t stick with you. It’s smart to know how you’ll thank and steward your donors before you ask them to give. Because that’s the [...]

By | 2018-01-03T10:28:41+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Donor Appreciation, Gift Acknowledgment|