Virtual gala software – 2 approaches for studio-based livestreams

This Virtual Gala Cheat Sheet is a handy reference outlining the common approaches to virtual galas right now, and it explains why studio livestreams virtual galas have some options with auction software.

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How to Plan a Fundraiser for Your Small Nonprofit

We all know that running a nonprofit requires fundraising, but how do you plan a fundraiser? Where do you even begin? No matter how large or small, every fundraiser requires some planning and some structure to be successful. Whether you want to plan a fundraiser for online or in person, large or small, local

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Why You Need a Case Statement for Fundraising

As a nonprofit leader, you may have been told somewhere along the lines that you need a great case statement for fundraising. If you haven’t heard that yet, I’m here to deliver the news: You need a case statement! A case statement is a really useful tool for gathering your thoughts around why people

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What is a major gift fundraiser to do with all this free time?

For decades, we’ve known that face-to-face meetings were the best way to raise major gifts. Talking directly to people. Taking them on a tour of the project. Being in the same space as the donors. Meeting face-to-face is so important, most major gift officers’ job performance is measured by how many in-person meetings they have,

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Charity Auctions: 3 Best Practices for Fundraising Success

Charity auctions are some of the most profitable events nonprofits can host. They provide donors with a new way to support your nonprofit and they’re highly cost-effective. Not to mention, they’re incredibly flexible and can be adapted for a variety of audiences and goals. Especially right now in the midst of COVID-19, organizations can’t risk

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4 Smart Donor Segmentation Strategies for Nonprofits

As a nonprofit professional, you know how important it is to cultivate deep and meaningful relationships with your supporters. It’s even more important to work toward these relationships during difficult times.  To effectively build these relationships, times of social and economic chaos present the perfect opportunity for increasing your communications with donors.  Increasing communication, especially

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How to Use Storytelling for Nonprofits to Tug Heartstrings and Raise Funds

Everyone loves a good story, and your skills in storytelling for nonprofits can make the difference between getting big bucks and donation requests that fall flat. The good news is that great stories are all around you. EVERY nonprofit has stories to tell! And you don’t need to be a professional writer to craft

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4 Powerfully Simple Ways to Keep Donors Engaged – Even During a Pandemic

When each day feels like the same as the day before, it can take more brain power to keep our donor communications fresh. Before I share my four powerfully simple ways to keep donors engaged – even during a pandemic, let’s talk about a few important communication reminders: • Now…

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Where to Find the Perfect People to Fill Your Nonprofit Board Positions

Ask any nonprofit leader what their biggest challenge is, and you’ll hear an overwhelming majority of them tell you that filling their empty Board positions is a source of stress and angst.  They would love to find amazing new Board members who will contribute both their time and talent to help lead the nonprofit.

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