Resources

There are a lot of helpful links and templates in the print version of The Essential Fundraising Handbook for Small Nonprotits. This page lists each one as found in the 2014 print edition.

Chapter 1: Small Shop, Big Vision

The “Big Vision Evaluation Checklist,” “Simple Case Statement Template,” and “Simple Project Summary Worksheet” in this chapter are all available in the free companion workbook which you can get at:
http://essentialfundraisinghandbook.com/workbook/

Chapter 2: Your Board

The “Board Matrix,” a sample board member giving plan, and a sample board member funding plan are available in the free companion workbook which you can get at:
http://essentialfundraisinghandbook.com/workbook/

Chapter 3: Keep ’Em: Retaining Your Donors with a System for Stewardship

http://www.sofii.org/node/258
http://www.sofii.org/node/270
www.donorluv.com
http://www.help4nonprofits.com
http://blog.agentsofgood.org/2010/02/24/featured-project-interval-house-gratitude-report/

The “Checklist for Stewardship” and Lisa Sargent’s sample “perfect thank-you letter” are included in the free companion workbook which you can get at:
http://essentialfundraisinghandbook.com/workbook/

Chapter 4: Sharing Stories

For more support in crafting powerful stories, download Lori’s free e-book at www.boring2brilliant.com.

• “Imagine What’s Possible: Step-by-Step Storytelling System”: http://www.lorijacobwith.com/storytellingsystem

• Free Resources: http://www.lorijacobwith.com/free-resources

• Ignited Online Fundraising Community: http://www.lorijacobwith.com/membership

• Other Resources: http://www.lorijacobwith.com/store

Chapter 5: Creating Awareness

http://www.nonprofitmarketingblog.com/comments/help_i_have_no_marketing_budget/
2011 and 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report http://nonprofitmarketingguide.com/2011trends
NonprofitMarketingGuide.com
SocialBrite.com
NTEN.org
AhernComm.com