Jill Belknap

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Protecting Your Most Important Fundraising Resource

by Jill Belknap on 11/26/19 9:18 AM

A fundraising event lives or dies based on the quality and quantity of your volunteers.The best, most successful events hinge on having a motivated and happy volunteer base. Since they are freely...

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Fundraising Simplified: Tips, Tricks and Expert Advice

by Jill Belknap on 10/29/19 6:30 AM

I don’t know anyone who enjoys fundraising. It’s difficult to ask for money, especially when there are so many worthy organizations and causes that people can give to. Why would they give to you?

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Alumni Fundraising – 4 Strategies to Reach Millennial Alumni

by Jill Belknap on 6/11/19 6:30 AM

The Millennial generation gets a bad rap. Often we hear about the excesses and entitlement, but such broad generalizations have never been truly helpful. In fact, there are few generations that...

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Writing a Job Description for Your Volunteers

by Jill Belknap on 5/14/19 6:30 AM

If you’ve ever hosted a fundraising event, you know how important volunteers are. It is impossible for an event to be successful and run smoothly without volunteers. But who you choose for your...

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Avoiding Donor Fatigue

by Jill Belknap on 5/7/19 6:30 AM

One of the biggest mistakes an organization can make is continually asking donors? Even if you absolutely love the organization, if they ask you for funds too often, it can feel like they’re...

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Maximize Your Constituents Giving

by Jill Belknap on 4/30/19 6:30 AM

We talk a lot about finding new donors. It’s what most people talk about too. How do you find that new stream of income? But have you ever wondered if your current income is being maximized to its...

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