Court Your Donors

How do you court your donors? Successful fundraising is a lot like a first date. You want to make sure you make a great first impression to every potential supporter you meet, and when you find people who are intrigued by your organization and want to learn more, you want……

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Nonprofit Fundraising: Meeting Donors Where They Are

Premal Shah, the president of the microlending organization Kiva, has a contrarian view of the companies that are the biggest competition for nonprofit fundraisers. While the obvious competitors for fundraising dollars are other organizations raising money for their own cause, Shah makes the case that casual gaming company Zynga…

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Nice Fundraising

My pet peeve?  “Nice” fundraising. I’m not saying I like to work with rude nonprofits, I’m saying I get frustrated by fundraisers who are too “nice” to assertively ask for my financial support. Sure, I’m not always patient with the second or third phone solicitation of the day or keep……

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