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The Year End Push: What You Can Still Do to Increase Your Individual, Foundation and Corporate Donations development planning fundraising

It’s the last month of the year. There’s just one month to go to bring in that last bit of money and increase those 2019 fundraising results. What are the things that you can still do to improve your fundraising performance? What can you do now that will improve 2019 results and put...

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Bringing in the Money: The Importance of Thanking Your Donors in Achieving Fundraising Success fundraising relationship building

Every fundraiser knows to thank their donors after donations come in. But how many fundraisers actually do it? Sadly, not many. Try making seven $10 donations to seven organizations new to you and see how many thank you acknowledgements you get. Now count how many you get within two to three days...

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Show Me the Money: Creating a Profitable Nonprofit Fundraising Budget and Calendar development planning financial management

Do you want to raise more money in 2020 than you did in 2019 for your nonprofit agency’s mission? Do you want to have money left over after all the bills are paid? Do you want your nonprofit to make the most money it can Then you need three things: 1) strict adherence to mission; 2)...

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Successful Nonprofit Fundraising is NOT About the Money fundraising

"How can that be?” you say. Isn’t the whole objective of fundraising is to raise money?

Yes, you are raising money. But money is not the goal. Fulfilling mission is the goal. Money is just the vehicle you are using. Money is converted to resources that lead to life-changing impact....

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