I’m honored to be hosting the February 2014 Nonprofit Blog Carnival! In previous years, February has been dedicated to how to show yourself (the fundraiser) some love and how to show donors love so they’ll want to keep coming back. This year, we’re going to take a different approach. Send me your Presidents, your CEO’s, […]Continue reading
Using Clear, Bold Language That Inspires Action
Today I’m delivering a training called Fundraising: Imagine What’s Possible at the Global Ties>U.S. National Conference in Washington, D.C. Global Ties is formerly NCIV: The National Counc…
A couple weeks ago, I was working with my son on a school project. We are having him study 10 great speeches from USA history. In looking at top 10 and top 100 lists, I was thrilled to come across Russell Conwell’s Acres of Diamonds. I’d read this dozens of times growing up. The gist […]Continue reading
All month we have been stressing the importance of knowing where you are, tracking your outcomes and measuring your efforts for you know exactly how your fundraising is going and so you can stay on track to reaching your monthly and yearly fundraising goals. (If you haven’t already done so, grab your free copy of […]
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Chris Davenport over at 501Videos surveyed nonprofit professionals and board members last week. The top two things they said they wanted help with were: finding new donors, and keeping the donors they already have So over at NonprofitBestPracticesStore.com, he’s offering incredible savings on a bundle of 100 Donors in 90 Days and The Donor Retention […]Continue reading
How to Use Good Data to Make Things Happen
True confession: I can be something of a nonprofit data nerd. I love how numbers can tell a story when they are presented well.
I’m a long-time advocate of using visual displays of your data to get peop…
If you’re waiting for a rising tide of charitable giving, you may already have missed it.
Charitable giving in the U.S. reached an all-time high of $416 billion in 2013, according to the Atlas of Giving’s latest report on giving in the last 12 months, an increase of 13.3% over 2012. Looking ahead, the Atlas projects […]
If you’re an Auction Chair, you’ve got loads of details to manage while you’re planning your charity auction. Here are four tools that make it easier.Continue reading