Year End Giving, development, donors, event fundraising, leadership, strategic planning, volunteers

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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5 Leadership Best Practices that Make a Difference in Schools

by Lauren Griffin on 10/15/19 6:30 AM

In movies, we see leaders as the people standing up and making great speeches but we don’t often see the leaders doing the small things well. But doing the small things is what creates great...

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4 Simple Steps to a Successful Year-End Giving Campaign

by Emily Hergert on 10/8/19 6:30 AM

Many organizations avoid the end of the year when it comes to fundraising, thinking that people may be too busy or not be as willing or as able to give during the holiday season. The truth is,...

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Your Guide to a Year End Giving Campaign

by Sarah Bayley on 10/1/19 6:30 AM

 

As the calendar quickly turns toward 2020 your nonprofit should be preparing for your year-end giving campaign. Nearly 50% of nonprofits receive the majority of their annual donations between...

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Three Pitfalls Leaders Face While Running Fundraising Events

by Shelby Wade on 9/24/19 6:30 AM

Leading a new fundraising initiative is not easy. Very few of us don’t get nervous when we start going down the path of everything that could go wrong or outright fail. If we get stuck in that...

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4 Traits of an Ideal Board Member

by Regina Earwood on 9/10/19 6:30 AM

Board members are critical to the success of any organization. Building a board is a lot like putting together a puzzle. You are looking for people with various different gifts and abilities to...

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Kickstart Your Fundraising Campaign with Video Communication!

by Lynette Fries on 9/3/19 6:30 AM

Technology has become a major part of our culture and people are rarely more than two feet from their phones. Believe it or not, this creates an incredible opportunity for you. Creating videos for...

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Four Questions to Test Your Leadership

by Don Carmichael on 8/27/19 6:30 AM

Being a good leader of an organization is simple but not easy. Below we've included four different things to look at to see if you're successfully leading your organization.

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How to be an Incredible Board Member

by Sarah Bayley on 8/20/19 6:30 PM

A nonprofit board is the driving force behind the vision and mission of the organization and is there to hold it accountable to its goals. But a bad board can ruin a good organization. Lack of...

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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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