We hope gifts are pouring in as a result of your end-of the-year appeal. One aspect of your program that should not be neglected is saying “Thank You.”
Here are some tips for acknowledging those who support your organization.
• Thank donors with a sincere ‘thank you’ within 24 hours of their [...]
The Internet hasn’t killed direct mail fundraising,but it is changing the fundraising experience. It is now essential to have a fundraising program that includes multiple points of contact…direct mail,email,social media. Still,a well-crafted appeal is essential to getting a strong response,whether it is electronic or by direct mail.
Keep these [...]
Fundraisers often fear making the ask will damage a relationship. Not true— if handled properly. Sure,asking for money in person may seem intimidating. It might even feel awkward,but it is the best way to succeed.
Want to make a smooth ask? These simple tips will help:
• Before the meeting,[...]
Welcome to Campaign Consultation’s Resources Now! Blog. Once a week,you can skim up-to-date information and ideas for building successful social profit organizations’ fundraising,marketing,communications and other tactics. In November we will explore fundraising topics.
Asking is a powerful technique for attracting money. Knowing how,where,and when to ask will help [...]