Posts Tagged ‘Vacation Rentals’

Year End Giving – It’s Not Too Late

12.18.2014 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetIt’s mid-December and you haven’t sent out a year-end appeal. You’re overwhelmed thinking about how you will get it all done in the little bit of time that is left. Knowing that most non-profits raise a significant portion of their budget during the last 4 – 6 weeks of the year, as much as a ...

Top 10 ways for Board Members to fundraise without asking for money

05.27.2014 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetThe number 1 job function of most Nonprofit Board of Directors is fundraising. However, one of the main fears of volunteer Board Members is to ask for money. What is a nonprofit to do? Let us help you with a few ideas to get your Board Members moving along. Here are few ways to get ...

Donate a day! Get a vacation!

05.13.2014 · Posted in Charities/Not-For-Profits

TweetEach year on the second Wednesday of May everyone is encouraged to “Donate a Day’s Wage to Charity”.  This nationally recognized day began in 2002 to bring awareness of giving to charities and how easy it can be. One day’s wage is 1/365 of what you earn in a year; that is only 0.27% of ...

Making the most of your local social impact

04.16.2014 · Posted in Cause Marketing

TweetHave you ever purchased a yogurt, drink, cereal bar, or a frozen TV dinner because of a pink ribbon? If you have, you are one of the nearly majority of the population who has done so. According to the 20-year research, 2013 Cone Communications Social Impact Study, tracked U.S. consumers and determined that 54% bought ...

Are you practicing what you preach?

03.13.2014 · Posted in Fund Raising, Travel

TweetEvery 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 ...