I Don’t Believe in Donor Fatigue

I don’t really believe in donor fatigue. I believe donors stop giving because we’re not inspiring them. Since I want to inspire you as fall fundraising season ramps up, I recorded this short pep talk where I direct you to a few tools you can use to exceed every goal you dreamed of.

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Mission Moment Monday – Regular Communication Equals More Money

It’s Mission Moment Monday. I’ve got a story to share to remind you why regular communication equals more money. As year-end giving season heats up ask yourself, have we done everything we could to ensure our supporters are ready to give at inspiring levels? Or do we simple expect them to give again because they’ve given […]

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Part I: Overwhelm and Nonprofit Management

The story we told ourselves when we took a job in the social sector may have been, “I want to make a difference.”

Then reality sets in and day-to-day rushing to put out fires, meet with and report to the board, meeting payroll, and possibly even delivering some of your programming creates an exhausting hamster wheel of activity.

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Mission Moment Monday – Two versions. One Story.

Your donors give because of the way it makes them feel. Period.

A simple, powerful way to cause them to feel great is to update them on the impact of their previous gifts. Keeping them engaged.

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