Mon.Jul 26, 2021

Top 2021 Fundraising Strategies: Mastering Online Appeals and Messaging


This online appeals post is part two in a six-part series. You can read part one here. In part 1 of this series, I outlined my top six fundraising strategies for 2021: . Investing in digital-first fundraising and marketing communications. Mastering online appeals, user experience and messaging.

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 204: Change Burnout vs. Change Management


Over the past year and several months, change has been one of the few constants you can count on. Of course, change always happens eventually, but recently, everyone has been in a period of greater amounts of change than usual – and people are beginning to get fatigued.


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5 Ways to Engage Donors on National Nonprofit Day


On August 17, the United States celebrates National Nonprofit Day to recognize the impact of the social sector and highlight the importance of charitable organizations across the country. . This national holiday offers nonprofits the opportunity to: Spread awareness of their impact to new audiences.

How Branded Donations Pages Differentiate Your Nonprofit

Top Nonprofits

Donors who reach your donation page are at a critical point in their engagement, and what they find on your donation page will leave a lasting impression. Your donation page’s content and presentation impacts whether visitors give, how much they contribute, and whether they’ll donate again.

Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

5 College Fundraising Ideas (That are Fun and Easy!)


College Fundraising 101: Where to Start. Oh, the college years. What a fun, informative and (sometimes) stressful learning experience those times were! Between paper deadlines, tests, and not over-sleeping for your 8:00 A.M. lecture, it’s easy to stress out.

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Google Ad Grant: A Comprehensive Guide


The Google Ad Grant program gives nonprofits the opportunity to raise awareness, attract donors, recruit new volunteers, and much more, using Google search ads.

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Ask Rita: We Have Decided on an In-House Investigation—Now, How Do We Do It?

Blue Avocado

Last month, we discussed the factors to consider in making the decision to conduct a workplace investigation in-house, or to retain an outside investigator. If you decide that an in-house investigation is appropriate, this article is for you.

3 Ways to Improve Board Effectiveness in a Post-COVID World

Charity Navigator

Since the onset of the pandemic, mission-driven boards have faced difficult decisions. After getting into the swing of remote operations, many organizations are returning to the office and relearning how to operate. While once the norm, working together in person may now seem unusual.

How to Leverage Content to Scale Your Next Event


There are many reasons why attendees want to be a part of your digital event. No matter the reason, quality content will further improve their event experience, keep them at the online event longer and encourage event engagement.

Plan for Monthly Donors Helps You To Be for the Unexpected

NonProfit PRO

For many of you, this, too, may be a good time to sit down and take a moment and look at the plan for the fall. Sometimes all it takes is writing something down and putting it somewhere you can see it.

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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.

Curated Content Bundles: The Easiest Way to Start an Online Learning Program

WBT Systems

Curated Content Bundles: The Easiest Way to Start an Online Learning Program. Read more about Curated Content Bundles: The Easiest Way to Start an Online Learning Program

Press Release: Introducing DonorSearch Aristotle for Higher Education

Donor Search

DonorSearch Launches DonorSearch Aristotle for Higher Education Revolutionary AI-Powered Custom Predictive Scoring and Data Visualization to drive unparalleled results for Higher Education fundraising.

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Are You Reporting Donor Impact to Your Staff?

NonProfit PRO

You know how Richard and I are always talking to you about reporting back to your donor the impact their gifts are making, right? And the reason we do it is that the lack of reporting back is still the No. 1 reason why donors stop giving to you. Major Gifts

Reasons for Poor Employee Learning Retention and How Can Organizations Improve it


Employee retention will go up if training is well designed, engaging, and meaningful. Short interactive sessions with multimedia use and back home real work situation linkages, tested frequently with reiterations are the keys to a higher degree of knowledge retention

The Denan Project - Leveraging WhatsApp for Good

As part of building a new supporter journey (from making a one-time donation to becoming a sustaining supporter), The Denan Project set out to shorten the time between the first donation and the recurring donations.

4 Tips to Turn Your Upcoming Fall Fundraisers into Hybrid Events


For many nonprofit organizations, fundraising events make up a significant portion of overall fundraising revenue and donor engagement. In the last year, many of these events typically held in person were forced to transition to the virtual realm with little to no notice.

Improving Fundraising Asks: 5 Tips for Boosting Donations


One of the most challenging parts of fundraising is the coveted ask. It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you’re thinking about how you’d like to ask your supporters for a donation. How can you show supporters that you need their help without overasking? What’s the best way to.

The Seven Roles Of Being A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Edward M. Marshall 's book, Transforming The Way We Work -- The Power Of The Collaborative Workplace , remains relevant today, more than a decade after Marshall wrote it. Particularly useful is the book's section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader.