Wrap Up

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

25 Things Awesome Board Members Do – “If you can do even a few of the things below on this list, we’ll all be eternally grateful and will preserve your names forever in the indices of nonprofit history.”
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Facebook Live for Nonprofits: 11 Tips for Getting Started – “If you have clear objectives and a plan that makes sense, you can use Facebook love to boost engagement with your supporters.”
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Fundraiser: Don’t “Be Yourself” — Be Your Donor – “Good fundraising is not a mirror that reflects your beliefs and excellence. It’s a mirror that reflects your donors’ values and excellence.”
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Why Nonprofit Fundraisers Need to Own Social Media – “The majority of nonprofits are not paying enough attention to social media. This may have been understandable five years ago. Today, it’s just plain dumb.”
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New from the experts at Bloomerang:

10 Ways To Make Sure Donor Retention Is Everyone’s Job

A common thread for those nonprofits with high donor retention rates is the awareness of the importance of donor retention by every single team member throughout the organization.
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Online Giving’s #1 Problem Is Also The Easiest To Fix

One of the best opportunities to steward your donors is the first opportunity: the gift acknowledgement. For online donors, the first gift acknowledgement typically comes in the form of an email.
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[WEBINAR] How to Captivate and Engage Constituents with Your Website

Does your nonprofit’s website captivate and engage people, or is it merely an online brochure with a few photos and a mission statement? Jay Wilkinson will show you how to make the former happen.
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Happy summer!

Cody Lawson

Cody Lawson

Product Manager at Bloomerang
Cody is a Product Manager at Bloomerang. Cody holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Rhetoric from Wabash College. He also holds a Juris Doctor degree with a concentration in Health Law from Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis. He's been a valued member of Bloomerang since the doors opened in 2012.