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Fabulous Case Statements Made Easy

“A case statement or case for support is the core document sitting at the center of your fundraising strategy.  It explains to potential supporters what you need money for and what the benefits will be to the beneficiaries if they donate to your cause.” — The Influential Fundraiser by Bernard……

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Green On! 7 Day Challenge

The following is a list of 10 easy steps to a greener life. The challenge is simple; select one of these steps to try to implement each day for the next seven days.  At the end of the challenge, you may have developed a more earth-friendly habit, created a greener……

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The Success of a Movement: Earth Day!

Today we recognize the 40th anniversary of Earth Day and the level of awareness that it has achieved across the globe. This year, the day will be marked by millions of people recognizing the celebration of nature in different ways; everything from making a monetary donation to an environmentally focused……

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10 Tips for a Greener Event

In honor of Earth Day, we bring you 10 simple ideas to make your nonprofit’s next event greener. Apparel. Use eco-friendly apparel including organic cotton, bamboo and recycled polyester. Bottled water. Avoid serving individual bottled water. Encourage participants and spectators to bring their own reusable water bottles (ex: Klean Kanteen,……

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Mobile Fundraising for Nonprofits

In the last few months, nonprofits in the United States have started to pay attention to fundraising via text – donations delivered to charities by donors simply sending a text message. In aftermath of the January 2010 Haiti earthquake text donations to the Red Cross and other charities received enormous……

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Live from AFP: Day One

The first full day of AFP’s 47th International Conference on Fundraising just wrapped up in Baltimore. Highlights from day one included Jonathon Grapsas of Pareto Fundraising presenting Securing Future Growth: A 10 Point Plan To Get You Through Tough Economic Times.  Grapsas made… Read More

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Millennials Like Email?!?

Millennial donors are different than donors from past generations, but not in the ways you might expect. According to a new survey conducted by Achieve and Johnson Grossnickle and Associates, Millennial donors are actively involved with texting, Facebook and other forms of social media,… Read More

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