Creating Fundraising Systems for Your Nonprofit

The Fundraising Authority

This is a two part article on how to create fundraising systems for your nonprofit. In Part 2, we will show you how to create systems at your organization. To borrow a phrase from the for-profit world, for each system you are designing you will want to create a “franchise model.”

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How to Create Quick Wins with Analytics

Association Analytics

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‘Peopling’ Avoidance Creates Back-to-Work Issues

NonProfit PRO

Turnkey runs many peer experience sharing groups for C-Suite social good executives. In those private rooms, leadership talks about struggles with workforce issues regarding where and how people work. Here’s what we’ve heard. Face-to-face Fundraising back to work work from home

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3 Rules to Create Awesome Content that Gets More Engagement

Association TV

If you’ve searched for the secret to creating engaging content, if you’ve googled “how to increase followers” or ever asked the pros how to make great content marketing, then chances are you’ve come across a whole corral of click-worthy advice.

Achieving Organizational Transformation: Pathways to Success

Association executives—and hopefully their boards—know that they are facing perilous times. Driven by the pace of cultural and technological change, they are experiencing major disruptions in the traditional business models that used to guide organizational growth strategies.orgSource offers a straightforward approach to navigating these changes and readying your organization for growth.

3 Steps to Create the Ultimate Donor Retention Plan

NonProfit PRO

Retaining donors is difficult and retaining a significant number of donors is rare among nonprofits.

[FREE WEBINAR] How to Create Highly Engaging Nonprofit Videos

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In this webinar you’ll learn the science behind creating highly engaging videos, review key findings from the largest study of nonprofit videos ever, and receive practical tips to make your nonprofit’s video more engaging. Date: Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST.

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Tips for Creating Compelling Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Email Content

NonProfit PRO

There are a lot of effective ways to communicate with your peer-to-peer fundraising participants, such as social media, apps and push notifications, SMS and direct mail – to name a few. But email is still king. E-mail

How to Create a Nonprofit Fundraising Events Strategy for 2022

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Livestreaming auctions with a live auctioneer creates the same heightened excitement for bidders as traditional auctions. Create a sense of identity for the event: Just because people are eating at home doesn’t mean the dinner has to be overly casual.

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How to Create Lasting Impact After Giving Tuesday

NonProfit PRO

Giving Tuesday is the global day of giving that results in significant revenue raised. But, it is just one day. How can you better leverage your nonprofit's success after Giving Tuesday? Online Fundraising

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Create the ultimate nonprofit email newsletter

Get Fully Funded

Unfortunately, most email newsletters look like someone created it in a rush, throwing a bunch of random things together so they could call it done. Stay in touch with donors to create regular communications (consistency).

Have You Created a Toxic Environment at Your Nonprofit?

NonProfit PRO

There is a major nonprofit that — I know if you heard its name, you would, by all accounts, say, “Wow, what a great organization that is doing such amazing work.” But, internally, the nonprofit has a leadership mess and toxic environment. Major Gifts

Google Ad Grant - Creating a New Account


The last thing we need you to do is follow the instructions in this video for creating and providing us access to a Gmail account

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Discover Why Your Nonprofit Is Using Data to Create a Game Plan

NonProfit PRO

Becoming a data-driven organization has become well-accepted, and, in many cases, an expectation. But identifying the purpose for using data in your organization is key. Here are three primary purposes for using data that can assist with building your own strategy and ensuring success.

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Are Your Members Creating Value – or Just Consuming Value?

Joy of Membership

The urgency created by the pandemic situation meant that many boards were able to break out of talking-about-doing-something mode and move into actually making it happen. The post Are Your Members Creating Value – or Just Consuming Value?

Creating Key Messages for Fundraising

The Storytelling Non-profit

The urgency you create in a fundraising appeal must be genuine and true. Here are a few ways that you can create this kind of urgency. As with all things in fundraising and communications, what you create is only as useful as you make it.

[Guide] Creating Video for Nonprofits


Creating a video with social media in mind (while also growing your social media audience organically) is a great way to grow your base and reach more supporters. We chatted with digital strategist Yash Mori for insights on creating video for nonprofits, campaigns, and advocacy organizations. We shared Yash’s invaluable insights on digital storytelling and we couldn’t resist sharing his advice on creating compelling videos. I really like to create a conversation.

Create a FREE Fundraising KPIs Dashboard

NonProfit PRO

Are your donors engaged? Is your organization growing? Are your email campaigns being effective?

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Establishing Recurring Donors: 7 Ways to Create Long-Lasting Impact

NonProfit PRO

With a dedicated approach to inspiring repeat giving, you can attract new donors and create long-term recurring revenue that will enable your organization to grow its mission and impact for months and years to come.

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Creating Personalized Event Experiences with CadmiumCD

Cadmium CD

With CadmiumCD's new matchmaking capabilities within eventScribe, you can create a personalized networking experience for each and every attendee based on their own preferences. The very first time someone logs into eventScribe, they'll be prompted to create their attendee profile.

A Guide to Creating Donor-Centric Experiences

NonProfit PRO

In this guide, we look at Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs with a fundraising and engagement twist. We've outlined a hierarchy of needs for your donors and dive deep into each to help you understand how you can begin to meet them, just in time for End-of-Year Giving season

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Budgeting for Equity: 3 Steps to Creating a Framework for Lasting Change

NonProfit PRO

Nonprofits are one of the most powerful forces for good in our world. They feed the hungry, house the homeless, stand up for those too often not heard and so much more. However, even with the best intentions, nonprofits can sometimes fall short of realizing their mission.

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Is Creating Content Actually Expensive or Are People Just Doing It Wrong?

Association TV

Do you find yourself constantly worrying about how your association is going to pay for the videos you need to engage and inform your members?

How Nonprofits Can Create Inclusive Boards in a New Normal

NonProfit PRO

Although diverse boards better serve their stakeholders and communities, recruiting and retaining these members continue to be challenging. With the right tactics, boards will be able to improve their makeup while still fulfilling their mission. Board

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[Webinar] How to Create a Fundraising Thermometer


But creating a fundraising thermometer can be difficult to do without Photoshop skills. You can easily create your own modern fundraising thermometer without design or coding skills. How to easily create a free custom fundraising thermometer in 1-minute.

Create a Magical Experience To Grow Recurring Donors

NonProfit PRO

You indeed can create some magical experiences for your recurring donors. I especially like the magical approach that the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children took instead of referring to the donor newsletter.

How To Create Value Before, During and After Your Event

Association TV

Chances are, your annual conference, trade show, summit or other live event looked a little different last year. Insider Case Studies Virtual Events Digital Transformation Content Strategy

Why You Should Start Creating a Mid-Level Donor Program ASAP


By focusing a little extra energy on your mid-level donors, you can raise more money and create a quality pipeline for your major gifts officers. Provide them with sophisticated content and create calls, webinars, or events to provide them deeper insight into the organization. Your major gifts team is probably already creating incredible content that can be adapted to share with your mid-level audience.

How to Create Quick Wins with Analytics – 2/9/22

Association Analytics

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[Webinar] How to Create a Social Media Strategy for Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Social media can be an effective communications tool for nonprofits, but only if nonprofits understand that creating engaging content is essential to acquiring new supporters and donors from social media. How to create a consistent brand across social media platforms.

How to Create Actionable Giving Tuesday Communications


The post How to Create Actionable Giving Tuesday Communications appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs. We know that many fundraisers are one-person bands, or only have a few hands on deck to write Giving Tuesday communications.

Reproducing Reproducers: Creating a Legacy of Leadership Succession

Blue Avocado

Article In Brief: The Problem: Creating new nonprofit leaders is not an automatic process. The post Reproducing Reproducers: Creating a Legacy of Leadership Succession appeared first on Blue Avocado. “[T]he fruit tree yielding fruit after its kind, whose seed is in itself…” – Genesis 1.11

How to Create a Giving Tuesday Video


Which is why it’s important to create Giving Tuesday videos. Before you dust off your director’s cap, start by storyboarding the video that you want to create. This produces a film-quality shoot without creating a massive video file. Lights! Camera! Fundraising!

10 Considerations for Creating a Budgeting Process


That includes both the budget and the process for creating it. In addition to reviewing and updating your nonprofit operating budget each year, your financial team should also regularly evaluate your process for creating that document. Your budget is your organizational GPS.

How to Use Data to Create Relevant Content

Association Analytics

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Content is King: Key Steps to Creating an Engaging Content Calendar

Association TV

When deciding to incorporate video into your content strategy, most associations approach the idea with a departmental and transactional mindset: Member services needs a member testimonial for a new product offering. Events needs a sizzle reel for the annual conference.

How to Create a Non-Profit Story Bank Using Trello

The Storytelling Non-profit

A story bank is basically a way of cataloging your story content so you can use and leverage the content you’ve created. I’ve talked about the benefits of creating and maintaining a content bank in this post, and story banking is similar concept.

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Best Practices for Creating a Member Engagement Scoring Model

Association Analytics

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5 Steps to Create Your Nonprofit Content Calendar

NonProfit PRO

A content calendar is a powerful reminder of where your nonprofit team’s attention and focus needs to be. With 2022 just around the corner, it is the perfect time to look ahead and document what your organization will be promoting, when you’ll be featuring it, and how you’ll be distributing it

4 Unique Ways To Create a Virtual Fundraiser That Stands Out

NonProfit PRO

By relying on tools at your disposal and tapping into new and accessible resources, you can launch all kinds of quick fundraisers to promote online campaigns. Here are four creative online fundraising tips that could help you make the most of your virtual fundraising ideas. Events Online Fundraisin