The Nonprofit Wrap-Up – April 2017

Wrap Up

We wanted to share with you some nonprofit articles, opinions and resources that caught our eye in the month of April.

Even if You Fundraise “Perfectly,” Not Knowing This Could Leave You Unemployed – “The average fundraising person stays between 6-18 months in a role. They hired you, but you might be the 3rd fundraising person in this role in 3 years. They aren’t sure if they can trust you.”
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15 Clever, Practical, and Affordable Ideas for Thanking Volunteers -“Volunteers are the lifeblood of many nonprofits. They work without reward and often under less-than-perfect circumstances. So, be sure to thank them. And thank them well.”
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Your Donors Are Your Partners – “Seeing your donors as your partners will help you with your donor relations and donor communication. Always keep your donor in mind.”
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Donor’s Lament: You Didn’t Thank Me Properly – “If your modus operandi is calculating how little you can get away with when it comes to donor acknowledgements, you’re missing the boat.  You’ll still have the one gift, but you’re unlikely to get another.”
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New from the experts at Bloomerang:

[NEW RESEARCH] What Makes for a Truly Great Fundraising Event?

New research from Adrian Sargeant, Professor of Fundraising and Director of the Hartsook Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy at the University of Plymouth, outlines for the first time what overarching factors may have a part to play in distinguishing genuinely outstanding fundraising events from merely average ones.
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[INFOGRAPHIC] 2017 Fundraising Effectiveness Project Survey Report

The Fundraising Effectiveness Project (FEP) has released the findings from their latest survey, and the infographic from our friends at DonorTrends summarizes some of the key findings of the report.
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[FREE WEBINAR] The Intentional Board: Why Your Board Doesn’t Work and How to Fix it

In this webinar, Kent Stroman will provide practical, hands on tools to enable well-intentioned, dedicated people to move from survival to significance in their governance assignments.
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Cody Lawson

Cody Lawson

Senior Quality Assurance & Business Analyst at Bloomerang
Cody is a Senior Quality Assurance & Business Analyst at Bloomerang.
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