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Crafting a compelling capital campaign case for support.

Crafting a compelling capital campaign case for support.

Your work isn’t done once you’ve thought through your capital campaign’s strategic message and developed a brand that communicates what your capital campaign is all about. You still need to use these elements to create a compelling case for support that explains why...

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Direct mail fundraising can help you go surround sound.

Direct mail fundraising can help you go surround sound.

Is direct mail fundraising dead? Of course not! Yes, digital strategies dominate the conversation these days. And it’s no wonder they’re at the forefront of fundraising, considering the huge role emails, text messages, and social media play in today’s world. It wasn’t...

Last-minute advice for improving your spring appeal strategy.

Last-minute advice for improving your spring appeal strategy.

It’s March, and there’s no doubt about it… Spring is here! And that means you’re running out of time if you’re still looking for ways to improve your spring appeal strategy. We tried to warn you this day would come up fast! That’s why we published a blog with advice...

Why fundraisers should embrace video storytelling.

Why fundraisers should embrace video storytelling.

If you have an important message to share, the best way is to say it with a story. And video storytelling can be a powerful new piece in your nonprofit’s established fundraising strategy. Are you thinking about using videos to share important messages with your...

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How to Engage Donors After Giving Tuesday

How to Engage Donors After Giving Tuesday

The past few weeks have been a little chaotic, haven’t they? We’re sure you’ve been busy, between developing your Giving Tuesday strategy and preparing for your year-end appeal. But you still need to engage donors when the dust settles after Giving Tuesday. So resist...

How to amplifi Your Giving Tuesday 2020 Outreach

How to amplifi Your Giving Tuesday 2020 Outreach

Is your nonprofit looking to get involved on Giving Tuesday for the first time? Or maybe you want to build on last year’s strategy for Giving Tuesday 2020? It’s been quite a year. And no one could have predicted the unique challenges the coronavirus pandemic would...

Will Your Nonprofit Participate in #GivingTuesdayNow?

Will Your Nonprofit Participate in #GivingTuesdayNow?

If you’ve worked in fundraising for any amount of time, you probably know all about Giving Tuesday, the global day of giving on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. The people behind Giving Tuesday have announced #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving on May 5, 2020 as...

Groundbreaking Ideas for Post Giving Tuesday Stewardship

Groundbreaking Ideas for Post Giving Tuesday Stewardship

In prior blog posts, we have stressed the importance of following up with donors with a strong stewardship program. Fundraising is really about building relationships with donors. A quick thank you message does wonders to let a donor know you appreciate their effort....

Giving Tuesday Ideas to Carry Nonprofits into the New Year

Giving Tuesday Ideas to Carry Nonprofits into the New Year

Halloween has come and gone and holiday decorations line the shelves at most retail outlets. Black Friday shopping bleeds over and starts on Thanksgiving Day. Those who want to avoid the crowds spend hours browsing Amazon on Cyber Monday. But as fundraisers, we have a...