Posts Tagged ‘Geronimo Vacation Rentals for Charity’

Are you practicing what you preach?

03/13/2014 · Posted in Fund Raising, Travel

Every day nonprofit staff members ask volunteers and board members to ‘give or get’ contributions to benefit their mission.  Such generosity through annual funds, direct mail, special events, and much more, help ‘keep the lights on’ and ensure direct services are flowing to those in need. While we highly encourage – usually expect – volunteers ...

Where Giving is Going

03/06/2014 · Posted in Cause Marketing, Fund Raising

Do you ever wonder how you can help a good cause. Lots of us want to do something. Often we don’t know where or how to start. Well, we found a few ways to make giving easy, fulfilling, and a part of your regular activities. It’s easy! For example, here at Geronimo we have collected ...

That Gift: Is it to your organization or to the board member?

02/26/2014 · Posted in Fund Raising

Pick any nonprofit. Pick any Board of Directors. Pick any Board training and you will find your typical ‘top 5 ways’ for board members to raise money for your organization. With the exception of a few board governance models (e.g. Carver model), some would debate that a board member’s number one volunteer job function is ...

Boost Fundraising Power by Adding Golf to the Mix

02/20/2014 · Posted in Charity Events, Fund Raising

Are you spending valuable time and staff resources scouring through donors, volunteers and acquaintances to find great items for your fundraising auction? While vacation getaways have always been a popular item, bringing in high dollars, golf can mean equally high income at your next fundraising auction. Your donors can enjoy a day of golf or ...

What Drives Young Donors?

02/06/2014 · Posted in Charities/Not-For-Profits

Nonprofit organizations are seeing, and feeling, the shift from one generation of donors to the next. While Baby Boomers and the Greatest Generation largely focused their charitable giving on healthcare, religious organizations and the arts, young donors seem to be driven by values, as well as results. The Frey Chair for Family Philanthropy program at ...