The 5 ½ Principles of Effective Donor Surveys

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A well-crafted donor survey delivered in a savvy way can provide the facts you need to make smarter fundraising and marketing decisions going forward. And while this article is specifically about donor surveys, many of the lessons here apply to all surveys. .

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Survey Says.

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The 2012 report found that 77% of millennials surveyed have smartphones. 65% of the crowd surveyed report that they like to learn about nonprofits on the web, and 55% say they’re into learning about nonprofits via social media. I was slightly saddened to learn that 40% of millennials surveyed had never been asked to serve on a board. Author: Emily Goodstein. I wear my Millennial identity on my sleeve.

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Insights into Collaborative Benchmarking Survey for the Social Good Sector

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The whitepaper included a digital survey documenting the sector’s response to a series of questions on benchmarking usage and opportunity. Insights into the Collaborative Benchmarking Survey Results. The “future state” response reflects exactly what we were searching for within the whitepaper survey: Is there a benchmarking need that is unfilled within the sector? Take the survey to provide data on your organization’s current and potential usage of benchmarking.

Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey

Wild Apricot

We''ve just launched an online survey to gain insight on multi-chapter organizations. membership Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey We''re looking for staff and volunteers of chapters, affiliates and their central organizations to participate.

30 Post-Event Survey Questions (+ Why They Matter)

Wild Apricot

Looking for the perfect post-event survey questions to get feedback on your event? Here are 30 you can use as, well as some best practices for structuring your event survey

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2014 Small Membership Survey Highlights

Wild Apricot

Our Small Membership Survey report is now available. Small Membership Survey Here''s a look at some of the highlights.

Content Marketing for Nonprofits [Survey]

Connection Cafe

Take the short survey. Take the short survey ). If you could, take a few minutes of your time to fill out this survey. Oh, and you’ll get early access to the survey results for helping us with the survey. Content marketing isn’t a widely used term in the nonprofit and charity world. Kivi Leroux Miller is out there evangelizing content marketing.

2011 Non-profit Social Networking Survey

NetWits

There’s always great information in the newsletter, but this time around I’m particularly excited because the focus is social networking for non-profits (something that, if you read this blog regularly, you know I’m very passionate about) and the 2011 Social Networking Survey.

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Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

The Ada Initiative is a nonprofit organization that works to support women in open culture (open source software, open standards, open content, etc.) Really great stuff. They have a new census that they are encouraging people to take. So please take it , and spread the word.

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VIRTUAL EVENTS SURVEY – last chance to participate!

SocialFish

Here’s the info from Tagoras: If events of any type are part of your organization’s strategy – whether or not you actually offer a virtual event – please point the right person in your organization to this link: VIRTUAL EVENTS SURVEY.

Membership Trends Survey Results

Wild Apricot

Here are the results of our Membership Trends Survey and our impression of the key takeaways. membership surveys

Why Your Organization Needs a Member Satisfaction Survey + 20 Questions

Wild Apricot

A member satisfaction survey is a great tool your organization can use to identify the needs of your members and how to best meet them. This article will help you get started

Insights On Member Surveys and Feedback Loops

Wild Apricot

Here are some insights on member surveys and feedback loops from a recent Small Membership Advisory Community session. membership surveys Collecting feedback from your members offers critical information on their experiences and expectations. Do you know what your members are saying?

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Survey Shows Searchable Content in High Demand - EContent Magazine

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Survey Shows Searchable Content in High Demand - EContent Magazine

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How and Why to Survey Your Donors

Connection Cafe

The truth is that sometimes these simple things like surveys, thank you notes and other small things have great results. Surveys are among the most well known instruments of measurements of public opinion, but that doesn’t mean everybody knows how to use them. A few rules of thumb when applying donor surveys. When developing a survey it implies using common language, building surveys with a purpose in mind and asking few, relevant questions.

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Online Survey Tools For Your Nonprofit

TechImpact

A lot of nonprofits use online survey’s to gauge the feelings of their constituents and supporters, but some are not sure how to go about implementing the strategy. According to a recent post from Socialbrite, there are many online tools to help your organization get started with the use of online surveys. The strategy can … Continued The post Online Survey Tools For Your Nonprofit appeared first on Tech Impact.

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Online Surveys Get You Feedback

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Online Surveys Get You Feedback: "Online Surveys Get You FeedbackBy Yann Toledano What do your constituents think about your programs and services? Rather than resort to using telepathic powers or mind reading, an online survey is a powerful research tool that can deliver the feedback you need. What kinds of activities are your donors likely to fund? Should your organization initiate a new program?Rather

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Online Surveys - Tips and Tools

Wild Apricot

If you are looking for ways of surveying your members, here are 5 tips for effective online surveys as well as an overview of online survey tools to consider. online surveys

GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

Survey your Existing Volunteers. Consider sending out a survey that asks why they got involved, why they come back, and what they find frustrating. If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate.

Project Success Survey

Connection Cafe

In response to my previous post a colleague passed along a link to a survey on a similar topic. The goal of the survey is to better understand the relationship between software selection and project outcomes, a topic of interest to myself and many readers here. The Choose Your Own Adventure Survey: Software Project Success or Failure ”.

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Optimizing P2P Event Surveys| Lessons We Can Apply from the For-Profit World

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Think about it—when was the last time you called your bank, rented a car, or booked an airline ticket and weren’t asked to complete a customer feedback survey? . Businesses use these surveys not only to affirm what they are doing well, but also to know where and how they can improve that experience. Post event surveys are invaluable as a source of information about the event and as a way to deepen the relationship with supporters and fundraisers.

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Canadians say yes to checkout charity (Survey) | Marketing Magazine

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Canadians say yes to checkout charity (Survey) | Marketing Magazine : "Most Canadians have opened their wallets for charity when they’re at the checkout, according to a new survey. The survey by Ipsos Reid in collaboration with Companies & Causes Canada found 60% of Canadians have donated to a charity at the checkout, with 30% having done so in the past month." 'via

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And the Survey Says.

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Today, the NRC, Nonprofit Research Collaborative , of which Convio is a member, announced the results of our spring survey. In 2011, over half of all the nonprofit organizations surveyed in both the U.S. Even better news, more than 70 percent of the organizations surveyed anticipate increases in charitable contributions received in 2012. Author: Karoline McLaughlin. All roads are heading north!

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Embedding Surveys on Your Facebook Page

Wild Apricot

Want to include your SurveyMonkey surveys right on your Facebook page? Facebook online surveysHere are some tips and information.

Charity shops 'more popular than eBay', according to survey

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Charity shops ''more popular than eBay'', according to survey : "A survey conducted by nfpSynergy has found that Britons prefer to shop at charity shops rather than using online marketplaces like eBay or Gumtree. According to the survey results, charity shops ended up scoring higher than online marketplaces for almost every item, including clothes, DVDs and books." ''via Blog this

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[Survey] Nonprofit Content Marketing – Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends for 2015

Connection Cafe

Take the short survey. In order to get it done … we need your help – Take the short survey. If you could, take a few minutes of your time to fill out this survey. Oh, and you’ll get early access to the survey results for helping us with the survey. If you haven’t already, go fill out this short survey :). Content marketing isn’t a widely used term in the not for profit world.

Feedback Surveys: A Simple Tip for Success

NonProfit Hub

Why feedback surveys are a must-have. It’s for those reasons alone feedback surveys are so vital to sustaining and growing your success. Feedback surveys help challenge perception while opening your organization to constructive criticism. A simple feedback survey will either reaffirm what you think you know or it will shed light on new topics, perceptions and opinions about your organization. Feedback surveys are great for employees, volunteers and donors.

Takeaways From the Year-End Nonprofit Fundraising Survey

NonProfit Hub

Last year over 1,300 organizations responded to the Nonprofit Research Collaborative’s year-end Nonprofit Fundraising Survey (NFS). The post Takeaways From the Year-End Nonprofit Fundraising Survey appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

Sneak Peek at our Small Membership Insight Survey Results

Wild Apricot

Here's a sneak peek into the findings of our Small Membership Insight Survey. membership surveys

Take the Community Careers & Compensation Survey!!

SocialFish

Then please take this survey ! The survey, conducted by our buddies at the Community Roundtable , looks at key roles, skills and compensation in the community domain. Are you a community manager? . You can participate if you work with communities in any capacity – from a volunteer moderator role to a VP of Community – and anywhere in between.

Just Released! The 2019 Global NGO Technology Survey

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good is very excited to announce that the 2019 Global NGO Technology Survey is now live. The survey is 100% anonymous and available in English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish. We’ve partnered with 24 organizations worldwide that will be promoting the survey to organizations in their own countries. Our partnership model ensures diversity in our survey respondents and expands the geographical reach of the survey.

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Wild Apricot's 2012 Blog Reader Survey

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It's time for our annual Blog Reader Survey. surveys Wild ApricotThis is your chance to let us know what topics you'd like the Wild Apricot blog to cover in 2012.

Home | Nonprofit Social Network Survey

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Home | Nonprofit Social Network Survey: "Survey ReportNonprofit Social Network SurveyNonprofits Are Embracing Social Networks:Industry Survey Reveals 74.2% of Nonprofits Have a Presence on Facebook

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#shamelessplug: Take This Fundraising Survey!

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Getting people to respond to surveys is a hard nut to crack. Surveys, specifically online, get lost in the deluge of work and personal email, texts, Facebook updates, RSS feeds etc. Well, here's a survey you should take as a nonprofit professional and a few good (and simple) reasons why you should participate. If you answered YES to any of the questions above, you should take the The 2012 Nonprofit Fundraising Survey conducted by the Nonprofit Research Collaborative (NRC).

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Donors still lack confidence in digital giving, survey finds

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Donors still lack confidence in digital giving, survey finds : Polly Gowers of Give as you Live, which polled 8,000 people, says the research will help charities to focus their resources in the right places Digital giving channels are playing an increasingly important role in inspiring donations, but donors do not feel confident enough to give significant amounts of money through them, according to a survey of online charity supporters

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Top 3 Membership Trends for 2012 Survey

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Participate in our online survey to help us identify the top 3 trends for the coming year. membership surveysWhat are the trends that will impact associations, non-profits and membership organizations in 2012?

[Survey] Nonprofit Content Marketing – Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends for 2015

Connection Cafe

Take the short survey. In order to get it done … we need your help – Take the short survey. If you could, take a few minutes of your time to fill out this survey. Oh, and you’ll get early access to the survey results for helping us with the survey. If you haven’t already, go fill out this short survey :). Content marketing isn’t a widely used term in the not for profit world.

The State of Nonprofit Donor Retention (And What To Do About It)

EveryAction

According to the 2 018 Fundraising Effectiveness Survey Report , the average donor retention rate was 45.5% As a general rule, retaining existing donors costs less than acquiring new ones. Current donors are a curated universe who have already demonstrated a belief in your organization’s mission, and willingness to take action toward it.

HELP NEEDED: community managers for CiviliNation Survey

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CiviliNation has therefore created a survey to determine community manager’s level of expertise in this area and what their specific and most pressing challenges are. The results of the survey will also published online in a free and comprehensive report. Take the survey here.

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2012 Blog Reader Survey Results - Part 2

Wild Apricot

Here's Part 2 of the results from our Blog Reader Survey for 2012 - including insight into key issues facing membership organizations; expected growth for this year, as well as challenges. membership surveys

Participate in the 2013 Tech Staffing Survey!

NTEN

In partnership with The NonProfit Times , NTEN is conducting the 8th annual Nonprofit Technology Staffing and Investments survey in order to provide both benchmarks and qualitative data about technology decisions and practices among the NTEN Community and The NonProfitTimes subscribers. > > Share your experience: please take the 2013 Nonprofit Technology Staffing & Investments Survey ! Please participate in the 2013 Nonprofit Technology Staffing & Investments Survey!

Need Answers? Try an Online Survey

Wild Apricot

If you want to know what your members or supporters think - ask them through an online survey. Here are some tips on how you can get feedback quickly and easily and types of online survey tools available.( member engagement surveysread more ).

Give Central Survey Report | 2015 Predictions for Nonprofit Giving | Miratel Solutions

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Via Miratelinc.com Blog Give Central Survey Report | 2015 Predictions for Nonprofit Giving | Miratel Solutions : "Today’s report is the ‘Give Central Survey Report | 2015 Predictions for Nonprofit Giving’ and is compiled by GiveCentral.org out of Chicago, Illinois.