Pay Attention to Your Donors. People’s Lives Depend on It.

Gifts are coming in online and through the mail. Facebook friends are spontaneously raising money for your organization. I invite, no strongly recommend, you pay attention to your donors. People’s lives depend on it.

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Small Change Makes Big Changes with RoundUp App

Rarely do I use this blog to highlight services from others. It takes something that excites me and I feel will make a difference for others. The opportunity to make change with my change was something I couldn’t resist sharing.

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Stories Are Your Friend – Seven Rules of Storytelling

Stories are your friend. A great story versus a so-so or ho hum story can make the difference between keeping your donors and volunteers connected and losing them to the next good cause.

Here’s a quick reminder about using storytelling in your fundraising & communication.

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Successful Fundraising: Step 4 – Create Urgency

It’s time for a reminder about why we should create urgency in nonprofit fundraising. In my free ebook I outline Nine Steps to a Successful Fundraising Campaign. Step 4 is especially important in your year-end appeals. Step 4: Goals, Timelines, and Urgency Your supporters have already begun receiving a tsunami of fundraising appeals by mail, email, […]

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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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