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7 Ways to Keep the Saddest Situation from Happening in the Nonprofit Sector

By |2019-04-03T10:58:53-04:00April 4th, 2019|Donor Retention, Fundraising Software, Nonprofit Management, Nonprofit Sector|

One of the happiest and most fulfilling results of providing database technology to the nonprofit sector for nearly four decades has been being able to witness the overwhelming majority of those new customers raise more dollars each year to fund their mission. In the last seven years at Bloomerang we [...]

Content that Builds Your Organization’s Narrative and Donor Relationships

By |2019-04-02T11:08:43-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Donor Communications, Donor Engagement, Storytelling|

At this point, it may be safe to say that we know the value of content for our organization’s fundraising program. Content – especially for annual giving donors – helps us build relationships by thanking, stewarding, and cultivating donors. It’s content that does the legwork when we can’t make personal [...]

Hold these 4 Fundraising Truths to Be Self Evident

By |2019-03-22T16:06:12-04:00March 25th, 2019|Fundraising, Prospect Research, Strategic Planning|

I’ve created for you a little “Declaration of Fundraising Independence” to help you become a fruitful philanthropy facilitator from this day forward. This Declaration incorporates what I consider to be four essential fundraising truths -- pre-conditions which must be met before you’ll be able to successfully exercise your fundraising strategies. [...]