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Peer-to-Peer Fundraising 101

by The Champion Group on 9/7/21 5:01 PM

One of the most important relationships you can foster is the one you create with your supporters. It starts with welcoming them to the community, making them feel appreciated, helping them on...

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Getting Your School's Board on Board: Tips to Involve Key Members in Fundraising

by The Champion Group on 9/2/21 4:55 PM

Lyndon B. Johnson said, “Education is not a problem. Education is an opportunity.”  However, raising money for education can be a problem if your school’s board is not sufficiently engaged in the...

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10 Mistakes Organizations Make with Donors

by The Champion Group on 8/5/21 3:38 PM

There’s a “dos and don’ts” list for every industry in the world. The same goes for private school fundraising! Make sure you’re aware of the fundraising “don’ts” so you can avoid losing donors....

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Maintain Parent Engagement This Summer With These Tips

by The Champion Group on 6/3/21 1:24 PM

Parent engagement is crucial for your school, because they’re key stakeholders in their child’s learning and growth. Parents’ are also naturally likely to be anxious about the wellbeing of their...

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3 Common Challenges of Nonprofit Leaders and How to Overcome Them

by Regina Earwood on 11/5/19 6:30 AM

As a non-profit leader you have a large number of things on your plate at any given time. You’re trying to balance budgets, projects, fundraising, volunteers and staff morale. It’s an incredibly...

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4 Ways to Capture Committed Donors and Build Relationships

by Lauren Griffin on 8/6/19 6:30 AM

Your planning is now starting to take shape, the fundraising event you have been so hard to bring to life now has a real date and time. You want to ensure that you get that financial commitment...

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Bidding for Good | 10 Tips for a Sucessful Auction Event

by Shelby Wade on 6/25/19 6:36 AM

Auction events can be tricky if you aren’t prepared. Here are 10 tips to make sure that you are ready to put on the best event possible:

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What Kills a Nonprofit

by Walter Kearns on 6/18/19 6:30 AM

Nonprofits are some of the greatest organizations that exist on earth in terms of their mission statements. Their goal, by the very name, is to selflessly exist to help someone or something....

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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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3 Ways Mobile Giving Can Boost Your Fundraising

by Emily Hergert on 6/4/19 6:30 AM

It was easy to dismiss smartphones as a fad 10 years ago, but now they’re not just here to stay, it’s difficult to imagine life without them. We use them to check our weather, order items online,...

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