Posts Tagged ‘donors’

Fundraising Ethics

07.21.2015 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetFundraising activities for nonprofits are regulated by state laws. But what if they weren’t? What would your nonprofit do to prove to donors and your community that your organization is trustworthy and accountable? The answers might be simpler than you think. Every nonprofit should follow best practices when it comes to donor relations and fundraising. ...

Alternative Marketing Methods

06.11.2015 · Posted in Cause Marketing

TweetIn today’s technology centered environment, nonprofits can struggle to find their voice in reaching donors. With so many options revolving around social media, as well as traditional marketing methods, how can you get your message through to your donor, and potential donor, loud and clear? In the past, a business could easily choose radio advertising ...

Perfecting Your Call to Action By Email

05.21.2015 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetAn email without a solid call to action is just another email. In your electronic marketing efforts, you can nail the subject line and get your recipient to open the email, have an amazing story that perfectly shines a light on your mission, but if you neglect your call to action, you’ve wasted your efforts. ...

Keeping Donors On Your Team

02.26.2015 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetYou work hard all year to secure new donors and keep current donors happy and engaged. When a reliable donor stops giving, it can be easy to take it personally. Identifying the reasons donors leave is the first step in retaining them. Guidestar recently published an infographic on why donors leave (compared to why customers ...

New Year New Fundraising Plan

01.22.2015 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetThe new year brings about resolutions, cleaning out closets, all things new. Why shouldn’t your fundraising plan be among the items getting a makeover this time of year. While some aspects of fundraising won’t and shouldn’t change, such as building relationships with current and prospective donors, it may be time for some others to head ...