Sponsorship Sales Meeting Script 

The Sponsorship Collective

The post Sponsorship Sales Meeting Script appeared first on The Sponsorship Collective. When you walk into a discovery meeting, what do you say? Do you crack a joke? Ask about the weather? Try to make small talk about current events? Given the state of the world anymore, definitely not that!)

Example Fundraising Scripts to Use When Asking for Donations


Making fundraising calls can be nerve-wracking, but it helps to have a plan in the form of a fundraising script. In this guide, we’ll offer some tips and sample scripts you can use when calling donors to request a face-to-face meeting or directly request donations.


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All You Need to Know About Fundraising Scripts (Samples Included)


The post All You Need to Know About Fundraising Scripts (Samples Included) appeared first on Nonprofit Blog. Fundraising can be a tricky job. Most people would rather face a hungry tiger than ask people for money. Unfortunately, it is a reality for nonprofits.

Example Phone Scripts to Use When Asking for End-of-Year Gifts for Your Nonprofit


Here are example phone scripts a staff member can use to ask for a gift: . Here are example phone scripts a board member can use to ask for a gift: . Need more than example phone scripts?

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8 Ways to Find Major Donors for Your Small Nonprofit

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If your fundraising plan doesn’t include a strategy for finding, cultivating, and asking major donors for a large donation, you’re missing out on some big gifts for your small nonprofit. Larger gifts equal more net revenue which means you can do more good.

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Nail Your Request for Donations During Economic Ups, Downs, and Crisis Times

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It’s a great idea to prepare an outline to follow, or a script to rehearse, so that you’ll be confident, clear, and determined! For most of us, fundraising isn’t something that comes naturally, especially a straight request for donations. Asking for money, can be uncomfortable, right?

Greasemonkey User Script Question

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Okay, so I installed the greasemonkey and downloaded the script. But when I go in bloglines the script is not working. Is the script crap or broken? I've been avoiding tools like Greasemonkey only because I thought it might be too technical/geeky for me. But I was motivated to install because I came across a tweak that would really improve my blogging efficiency (integrating delicious and bloglines). It's this one.

Nonprofit Fundraising Videos Inspire More Giving

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For a longer video, consider writing a script. Scripting: Even if you don’t plan to read from a script, you still should write a script. Nonprofit fundraising videos bring your organization’s work to life in a way that written stories just can’t.

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Your Digital Donor Thank-You Kit

NonProfit PRO

It’s packed with thank-you email templates, video scripts, segmentation tips, and more. Consider this your guide to crafting timely, personalized thank-you messages. Get your kit now

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7 Tips to Create a Fundraising Video to Increase Donations (Even If You’re Not a Tech Person)

Wild Apricot

Creating a fundraising video for a nonprofit can seem daunting, but with a fundraising video script, an elevator pitch, and a story, it’s easy

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


Make sure to go through a quick training and provide a script that folks can use when they reach a donor’s voicemail. 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. Successful mid-level donor programs are all about providing donors with a personal touch while maintaining the analytic discipline that allows you to scale your programming.

[Guide] Creating Video for Nonprofits


Instead of scripting anything, you spend a day with the organization and you see what you get. Grassroots movements have been doing it because they didn't have the resources to script. I shot an ad the other day where we went through the script over and over again. I can do scripted content, but I’d much prefer just sitting down, turning on the camera — not even touching it — and having a conversation with the person.

Your Nonprofit Should be Using Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By creating a script with pronunciation as well as a pre-recorded audio file, you’ll have a better chance of your PSA airing since you provided a variety of options. Once you map this all out, write the PSA out in script fashion word for word.

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ATTN NGOs: ?????,??, &.opr Are Now Available

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Qualified domain trademark holders can now submit applications for each of these three new domains, which translate to “organisation” or “institution” in non-Latin-based scripts – one in Devanagari (.?????) , one in Cyrillic (.???) , and one in simplified Chinese (.??). The need for these localized scripts is clearly indicated in numbers below: 143.5

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7 Tips to Make Sure That Your Nonprofit Fundraising Event Doesn't Flop


It’s also a great idea to send along a call script and encourage folks to get on the phone to make personal invitations. Nonprofit fundraising events are a great way to raise money and increase your organization’s profile at the same time. Not only do they allow you to land big donors in person, they also provide a chance to make an impression on important members of your community, enabling you to grow your brand along with your dollars.

How To Overcome Doubt In Order To Better Serve Your Nonprofit And Your Community


Identifying your scripts and the stories you tell yourself. Scripts are the beliefs we’ve formed about ourselves that lead us to think and act a certain way. If you doubt yourself often, you’re probably listening to scripts that reinforce a negative opinion of yourself.

Top Tips For Hosting Virtual Nonprofit Headquarter Site Visits


Write a tightly crafted script—and rehearse it. Prepare a brief, 10-minute script about your nonprofit, your programs, and your outcomes. Rehearse the script so you know how long it takes you to get through it.



I created a set of scripts for you to download if you’d like to leverage Akismet with your web to lead forms. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Akismet blocking web-to-lead spam Akismet blocking web-to-lead spam Last Updated on Friday, 1 June 2007 08:21 Written by Steve Friday, 1 June 2007 08:21 Scott Hemmeter shows again just how smart he is. I decided to try and see if I could incorporate Akismet into the web to lead process and I was successful in doing so!

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Last Updated on Thursday, 13 April 2006 07:35 Written by Steve Thursday, 13 April 2006 07:33 I went into my Personal Setup today in Salesforce.com and got a surprise–my start and end of day times showed AM and PM in what appears to be Arabic script. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Good Morning Baghdad! Good Morning Baghdad!

6 Surefire Tips for Asking for Donations Over the Phone


Have a script when you ask for the donation…. When they are the ones making donation appeals, the asks are more genuine and sincere as opposed to scripted and stiff. Have a script when you ask for the donation… …But don’t read from it.

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Amazon S3 for web server backup

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

We have a script going which runs by cron daily to do the backups. One of the scripts we’ve use is here. (We I’ve been getting to know Amazon S3 lately, and there are some great things about it. I think it is one of the long list of unpredicted successes that resulted from the near-ubiquitousness of open source software on the server side. We’ve been using it for “offsite&# backup for drupal sites for a while now.

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Phonathons: The Fundraiser’s Ultimate Guide & 15+ Top Tips

Double the Donation

Create a standardized script. Include matching gifts in call scripts. To illustrate our point, take a look at two possible phonathon script introductions: Phonathon Script Introduction #1: “I’m calling on behalf of University X to raise money for our annual phonathon campaign.

How to Recruit and Activate Volunteers to Help You Raise Money on Facebook this Giving Tuesday


Offer a couple of suggested scripts they can pick from or modify. For example, if you’re an animal rescue, you could provide a script specifically for donors who have adopted a pet from you. Give your volunteers a script for that and encourage them to do it!

7 Essentials for Your Nonprofit’s Branding Guidelines

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, if your logo typeface is a script, you’ll want to select a san-serif typeface that works well as body copy. Strategic branding is critical for your nonprofit to build trust among your supporters and get the word out about your services.

6 Nonprofit Video Marketing Trends and Tips to Guide Your Online Strategy


Use a script to communicate with your audience . This is great news for nonprofits with tight budgets or small teams seeing as though polished brand advertisements can involve professional lighting, sets, script writers, and more. .

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How to Overcome a Victim Mindset in Order to Better Serve Your Nonprofit and Your Community


Often, your mindset is influenced by what you’ve been taught to believe through your own personal experiences or “scripts.”. These are three mindsets you can have surrounding your script—the dialogue you have in your mind about yourself, your history, and your future.

40+ Ideas to Light a Fundraising Fire Under Your Nonprofit Board Members

Blue Fox

Inform, guide, motivate, and recognize your board members and watch them become your fundraising heroes! Grab your pumpkin spice latte! Fall is in the air. That means fundraising season is right around the corner. Many nonprofits (most?)

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10 Powerful Nonprofit Videos to Inspire You


Script It Out. Before you start shooting your video, you should put pen to paper and script out your ideas. We recommend getting a second (or third) pair of eyes on your script before you start shooting.

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7 Virtual Volunteer Ideas

Whole Whale

The way that Vote Forward manages volunteers is by letting people “adopt” a mailing list of potential voters and then gives instructions for them to send letters from a printed script that can be customized.

5 Last-Minute Fundraising Tips To Secure End-Of-Year Donations

The Kindful Blog

here’s a sample script you can use when speaking with your potential donors : . Editor’s note : You can find a call script here for thanking a donor after they make a donation and another one for soliciting year-end gifts here.

Adobe Story Free

Tech Soup Blog

Adobe Story Free is a free online service from Adobe.com that you can use to create your script and help with screenwriting. " The film script format looks to be the simplest template to use. Once in the script you can then write in your script language. The application maintains the proper script formatting as you write. You can choose from a range of standard script types. You can also export your script to PDF, XML, CSV, TXT, and Microsoft Word.

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How to Set Up an Event Live Stream


Consider writing up a script and asking someone to proofread the script to make sure that you are producing high-quality content. . Write a script so that speakers have talking points during the live video. .

Finding the Best Consultant for Your Nonprofit: Taking a JEDI Approach


Tailor your evaluation matrix and script . Also, as it relates to the hiring matrix and the interview script, be sure to consider the role you wish for the consultant to play and their skills, experience, and expertise, as well as any specialized training required for the role. .

Finding the Best Consultant for Your Nonprofit: The Search and Selection


Share the interview script with all interviewers. That makes the preparation you do in advance to create an interview script, the evaluation matrix, and qualifying criteria that much more valuable. This is part two of a three-part series. You can read part one here.

How to Effectively Compare Data from Two Different Salesforce Systems


After running the script, an excel file is generated that contains the report. The script is easy to write and execution time is short. Comparing data between systems is necessary for businesses that are looking to migrate, adjust or back up data.

8 Incredible Tips to Ask for Donations in Person


Check out these scripts for requesting donations from first-time donors and from recurring donors: Donation Request Script for First-Time Donors. Donation Request Script for Recurring Donors.

Successful Communication for Virtual & Hybrid Events

Cadmium CD

It may take a little extra work, but flipping the script and finding ways to accommodate different processes may work out for the better for all stakeholders. How to Improve Communication Between Speakers, Exhibitors, and Attendees.

Using Data Layer Variables In Google Tag Manager to Create Unique Conversion IDs

Media Cause

So we decided to try to find a script code to create a single random number when the window loaded. What happens when you have multiple vendors tracking conversions but have no way to ensure credit is given to the right source? I’m sure you’re screaming at the screen, “Use an ad server!”

7 Video Conferencing Tips To Get You Through Social Distancing—And Beyond

Global Giving

Do this by writing a bullet point script before, covering every point you want to make and add slides to match the main points. But virtual events are harder to dip in and out of, and should really stick to the script.

How to Use Storytelling for Nonprofits to Tug Heartstrings and Raise Funds

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If you are producing a video (rather than just filming things onsite), prepare an engaging script or captions. Everyone loves a good story, and your skills in storytelling for nonprofits can make the difference between getting big bucks and donation requests that fall flat.

You Don’t Have to Go it Alone

Social Velocity

And because I see so many of you struggling and needing help — but believing that help is not accessible to you — I want to flip that script for you. I know how scared you sometimes get. I see you tossing and turning in the middle of the night, terrified about how you will make payroll.

How to Set Up an Instagram Printer for Your Next Event

Tech Soup Blog

Andreas decided to build his own using a basic photo printer (he used the Canon Selphy CP800, which retails between $75 and 90) and a script that can download photos from your phone to a computer. He used a program called If This, Then That to create a script that downloaded all of the Instagram photos with his event's hashtag to a specific Dropbox. He also set up a script that triggered the print function from his phone to his laptop.

How To Do A Donor Cultivation Event


Draft a letter or email that your board members and other dedicated fans can send to targeted individuals and provide talking points for a phone script. Considering doing a donor cultivation event ? Smart decision!

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