How To Manage Your First Board of Directors

If there’s one thing that can drag down a small nonprofit, it’s a broken Board, especially when it’s your nonprofit’s first Board of Directors. Maybe you’ve been there – busting your can to grow your small nonprofit and you’ve got Board members who don’t show up, don’t want to lift a finger to help,

The post How To Manage Your First Board of Directors appeared first on Get Fully Funded.

Continue reading

7 Strategies to Power Your Year-End Fundraising

The final two months of the year are a vital time for nonprofits to reach their fundraising goals.  Not only do these months hold the biggest fundraising day of the year for nonprofits (Giving Tuesday), but this trend of increased giving continues through December with one-third of all annual giving occurring in the month, according

The post 7 Strategies to Power Your Year-End Fundraising appeared first on FundraisingCoach.com.

Continue reading

6 ways to get your nonprofit website ready to boost holiday giving

The holidays are coming soon and that means you need to be ready to make the most of it, from having your year-end fundraising plan outlined to getting your nonprofit website ready to receive donations. If you’re like most people, you haven’t looked at your website in a while. But you should. Many donor

The post 6 ways to get your nonprofit website ready to boost holiday giving appeared first on Get Fully Funded.

Continue reading

Influential Executive Director Series — Year-Long Coaching With Lori

Do you work your butt off every day and still feel like you’re not making an impact? The Influential Executive Director Series was designed for smart, busy people exactly like you. It takes the guess work out of wondering when you’ll have time to plan for big growth. We’ll do it…together!

The post Influential Executive Director Series — Year-Long Coaching With Lori appeared first on Ignited Fundraising.

Continue reading

Impact Storytelling – translating data to action

Today I was honored to give a webinar with CiviCore on data and impactful stories. I shared one researcher’s experience with stumbling on to a form of a story. Then look at studies about using statistics in fundraising versus not using any statistics. We saw images that viscerally illustrated the studies’ findings. Then using classic

The post Impact Storytelling – translating data to action appeared first on FundraisingCoach.com.

Continue reading

How to use branding for nonprofits to make fundraising easier

When you’re just getting started, you probably don’t think much about branding for nonprofits. You’re more concerned with getting the word out. You need to find donors and supporters who will give often and give big so you can grow your small nonprofit and fulfill its mission. You need to get noticed, build an

The post How to use branding for nonprofits to make fundraising easier appeared first on Get Fully Funded.

Continue reading

6 reasons why people won’t give to your fundraising letter and what to do about it

We’ve all received a fundraising letter in the mail asking us to donate. Some are from nonprofits you’ve already donated to while others are groups you may not have heard of that are looking for new donors, targeting you. You may have given money to some of these groups after receiving a request in

The post 6 reasons why people won’t give to your fundraising letter and what to do about it appeared first on Get Fully Funded.

Continue reading