A Shoe Drive Fundraiser Helps The Planet

A Shoe Drive Fundraiser Helps The Planet




The Two Cornerstones of Fundraising

Fundraising can be easy or it can be hard. I know because I’ve done them both ways.

Using Text Messages For Fundraising

Today, SMS campaigns are emerging as an important marketing strategy. Different organizations are using text messaging to rake in cash for varied events and causes. Some of the well-known politicians have used this technology extensively to raise money for their electoral campaigns and they have been quite successful. The Red Cross Organization used the text messaging strategy to collect funds after the devastating Haiti earthquake in 2010.

7 Tips for Keeping Donors Interested in Your Fundraising Communications

Have you ever had a conversation with your television? You know, one where you are screaming at the actor to look behind them or trying to convince a contestant to pick door #2?

Gimme, Gimme – The Downside of the Freebie Mindset

We all like getting something for free, right? Many nonprofits depend on in-kind gifts (free stuff) to do their work.

Tips and Resources for Evaluating Your Fundraising Efforts

All month we have been stressing the importance of knowing where you are, tracking your outcomes and measuring your efforts for you know exactly how your fundraising is going and so you can stay on track to reaching your monthly and yearly fundraising goals. Here are some of our very best tips and resources for evaluating your fundraising efforts and tracking your success.

The Art of Picking Winners: How to Choose Which Startups to Invest in?

When it comes to investing in startups, there are one or two important criteria which we have to look out for. Here are some of the criteria given by our angel investors.

Putting It All Together – Evaluation to Planning to Execution

Evaluation requires you to put pen to paper. You fill out the worksheets and uncover your numbers.

Kick Resolutions to the Curb – Create a Fundraising Vision Instead

It’s that time of year again. That time when lots of people start making New Year’s resolutions.

T-Shirts and Fundraisers

One popular way to do a fundraiser is by printing and selling t-shirts. Here are some thoughts that may help a t-shirt campaign go easier.

Simple Tips That Bring BIG Fundraising Results

Usually when I teach a fundraising webinar or a workshop, people consistently tell me they love the practical tips I share. They love hearing something they can easily implement and see results from.