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4 Ways to Boost Your Board's Fundraising

by Emily Hergert on 11/19/19 6:30 AM

Being a board member in an organization grants you a unique platform and opportunity to influence the rest of the members of the organization. When it comes to fundraisers, this platform being...

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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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A Strategic Plan for Building Your Donor Base

by Walter Kearns on 8/13/19 6:30 AM

Nonprofits around the world are asking themselves; “how will we bring in our yearly budget on time?” While building a strategic plan to reach your budget is not hard, it does take time.

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The Importance of a Good Fundraiser

by Sarah Bayley on 5/28/19 6:30 AM

We’ve all been to a fundraiser where it didn’t quite hit the mark. Either it felt like the effort to put it on wasn’t totally there, the ask for funds wasn’t clear or maybe so clear that it became...

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How to Avoid the Top 3 Worst Shooting Tournament Mistakes

by Edna Wilson on 5/21/19 6:30 AM

Putting on an event takes a lot of energy, effort and care. The last thing you want is to miss a small detail that derails the whole event. We identified the three most common mistakes you can...

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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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5 Proven Secrets to Mobilizing Volunteers to Reach Your Fundraising Goals

by Kevin Smith on 3/12/19 6:30 AM

Why is it so difficult to ask anyone to volunteer? It’s a question that’s plagued most of us at one time or another. Most people say they are willing to volunteer and help out but why does it seem...

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Service-Learning Projects – Why They’ll Work for Your Students!

by Bonnie Larson on 2/19/19 6:30 AM

The most successful fundraising event in recent years has been a Feed the Need event, where students are sponsored (much like a Walk-a-Thon) to pack 10,000 meals for a third-world country. Whether...

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Create a Smooth Checkout Experience for Your Next Charity Auction

by Edna Wilson on 11/6/18 6:30 AM

Going, Going, Gone....some of my favorite words in a charity auction! I love the thrill of the fight and the sweet smell of victory when I finally win that piece of artwork I wanted from the...

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