5 Other Things To Talk About  Besides Asking For Money

5 Other Things To Talk About Besides Asking For Money

Most definitely, yes!  One of the most important elements in a strong fundraising program is ongoing communication with your donors.  But, other than asking for donations, some people are not sure what other things would be meaningful to their members and supporters. ...

A Goal without a Plan is just a WISH (Pt.1)

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince was right: there is no way to get from here to there without a plan. While virtually everyone agrees with this*, actually creating the plan remains challenging. What I hear mostly frequently is ‘not sure where to even start’...

Not Saying Thank You

A woman had regularly donated $5,000 a year to a medium size non-profit. Every year the Executive Director had called her up and made a point to thank her, catch up on her life and let her know what the organization was going to do with the money. As part of a cost...