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4 Tips for Putting on Successful Nonprofit Events

By |2019-07-15T15:46:25-04:00July 16th, 2019|Donor Engagement, Fundraising Events|

Successful nonprofit events -- fundraising events, galas, friendraisers, 2-for-1 kitten adoption meetups -- can be great ways to boost awareness of a nonprofit’s mission, recruit new members/donors/directors, and supplement direct fundraising efforts. But they can also be expensive, time-consuming, and more cost than benefit if attendance and engagement are poor. [...]

Talk Less, Ask More: Show Your Donors You Care by Asking Thoughtfully

By |2019-07-09T11:03:37-04:00July 11th, 2019|Donor Loyalty, Donor Surveys, Prospect Research|

Alfie Kohn, the awesome education and parenting expert says this over and over as a sort of golden rule of parenting. I would argue that it’s great advice for any person in any relationship, but especially for fundraisers looking to connect with donors. When you’re talking, you’re focused on yourself, [...]

[VIDEO] Jumpstarting Your Calendar Year-End Fundraising

By |2019-07-09T12:41:03-04:00July 10th, 2019|Webinars|

In this webinar, Robin L. Cabral, CFRE will provide simple steps into developing a framework for your calendar-year end fundraising campaign to help raise even more contributed income this year towards your mission than ever before. Full Transcript: Steven: All right, Robin, is it okay if I go ahead, get [...]

[VIDEO] Measuring More Than Money at Your Nonprofit

By |2019-06-27T14:32:29-04:00June 28th, 2019|Webinars|

In this webinar, Simone P. Joyaux, ACFRE, Adv Dip will lead an exploration of qualitative measures rather than numeric data into how we commonly measure fundraising success. Full Transcript: Steven: All right, Simone. Is it okay if I go ahead and get this party started? Simone: It certainly is. Steven: [...]

5 Staff Retention Tips For Your Nonprofit Camp

By |2019-06-26T09:11:54-04:00June 26th, 2019|Donor Retention, Nonprofit Sustainability|

Staff retention is extremely important for employers in all sectors, including nonprofits that depend on team members understanding the organization’s culture and institutional history. Staff retention is directly related to donor retention, which means it impacts donor lifetime value, which means it impacts revenue. Many camps are nonprofits and, [...]