Archive for February, 2013

Vacations and Giving

02.21.2013 · Posted in Geronimo.com News, Travel

TweetWhat does booking your next vacation have in common with charities? Until recently, maybe not too much. Geronimo has found the common link – vacation with a purpose. If you are looking for a last minute getaway or planning a family vacation, find your next vacation rental at Geronimo.com. Our selection of vacations is growing ...

How To Appeal To Both The Rational And The Emotional Donor

02.14.2013 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetAs fundraisers, we need to know as much information as possible to effectively reach our donors and gain their support.  Understanding whether to appeal to donors rationally or with an emotionally is a question that we all struggled with. It might seem that an emotional appeal is a no-brainer, depending on the mission of your ...

Non-Profits and the Fiscal Cliff

02.14.2013 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetWe were all waiting on the edge of our seats at the close of 2012. Finally, during the last hour, Congress was able to pass theAmerican Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (H.R. 8), avoiding the “Fiscal Cliff” for the time being. Since its passage on New Year’s Eve, non-profits and their donors have been trying ...

If It Sounds Too Good To Be True…Avoid Scams!

02.07.2013 · Posted in Vacation Rental Industry

TweetVacation rentals are becoming a more popular choice among travelers. They offer more space, conveniences and are generally more economical than a typical hotel room.  As more people choose to stay in vacation rentals more opportunists come out of the woodwork. Imagine finally arriving at your vacation rental with your family after a long flight ...