The 4 Step Playbook to Start a Nonprofit

You’ve always been a helper, and now something has set your heart on fire and you think you might want to start a nonprofit. It’s a big step. And one to be taken VERY seriously. Before you jump in, there are lots of things to consider and prepare for. Once you start down this

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How to Choose the Right Fundraising Consultant

When you’ve tried everything you know to raise money and it’s just not working, or you find yourself a little lost and not knowing what to do next, it might be time to bring in a fundraising consultant. If you’re like most people running a nonprofit, you got into this to make a difference.

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Where to Find Volunteers Who Are Key to Launching and Growing Your Nonprofit

One of the smartest steps you can take as a Founder is to find volunteers who are committed to helping you grow your nonprofit. There are so many things to do and you can’t possibly do them all yourself. You need help to make your dream a reality. Many hands make light work (I”m

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Write Your Nonprofit Business Plan in 9 Sections

Starting and growing your organization is a lot easier when you have a Nonprofit Business Plan. Unfortunately, many founders or leaders skip creating one — which generally leads to fundraising frustrations and stalled services, among other problems. Maybe they don’t know what a Nonprofit Business Plan can do to help them. Or perhaps it

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Use a Fundraising Dashboard to Help You Navigate Raising Money — And Get More Return on Your Time and Energy!

The best way to manage your efforts and monitor your progress in raising money for your nonprofit is with a Fundraising Dashboard. A Fundraising Dashboard is a simple tool that lets you and your Board turn data into useful insights so you can quickly and easily see how you’re doing. You’ll be able to

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Get the Most From Your Fundraising Videos

If you can’t host in-person activities to raise money, fundraising videos are the next best thing. A video lets you take people visually and emotionally to the front lines of your nonprofit’s work so they can see for themselves the good work you do. The really nice thing is that your fundraising videos don’t

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Are your donors ready for a fundraising email?

One of the most powerful and yet poorly-used tools in your nonprofit toolbox is the fundraising email.Way too many fundraising emails are not well written and probably done without much thought other than “we need money!”And that leads to the large number of complaints I hear from nonprofit leaders about poor results

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RISE to the Challenge: a Powerful Virtual Fundraiser to Raise Money NOW

The COVID-19 crisis has probably wrecked your fundraising plan and maybe your budget, too, forcing you to find a virtual fundraiser that will work for your nonprofit. You’ve probably postponed or cancelled events and you’re wondering how to survive without them. You may feel torn about asking for donations because even though your nonprofit

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How to Run an Online Fundraising Campaign

A well-rounded fundraising plan should include a variety of strategies like a signature event, appeals, monthly giving, and at least one online fundraising campaign.It’s an online-fundraising-friendly environment out there, with everything from donate buttons for your Facebook page to crowdfunding sites that leverage the power of relationships.But it’s not a “build it and they will

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