How to Create the Perfect Donor Experience

Are my donors getting the perfect experience they want and deserve? That’s the question every nonprofit organization must ask themselves. If not, then you have to revamp your standard donation…


6 Things Your Donors Want

As a nonprofit leader, attracting new donors and keeping them engaged is essential to your success. But what makes donors tick? And what do they really want from you? Based on our evaluation of…


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3 Misconceptions About the Donor Lifecycle

The concept of the donor lifecycle has been around for years. But the way many people view the lifecycle and integrate it into their fundraising and donor management leaves much to be desired.…


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Improving Donor Retention – Why It’s Important and 3 Ways to Fix It

Why do donors stop giving? If you want your organization to last, you need to know the answer to improving donor retention. Of course, the solution may vary from organization to organization. But one…


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3 Digital Advertising Strategies for Donor Acquisition

It’s a fact: every year, some donors stop giving. While it’s important to plan how to prevent attrition, strong strategies for donor acquisition also help to counteract this loss. Notice how…


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How to Create Compelling Donation Receipts for Your Nonprofit

When it comes to connecting with your donors, donation receipts may just be your secret weapon. Think about it: for tax purposes, you need to send donors a receipt whenever they give. It's the one…


5 things every nonprofit must know about their donors

5 Things Every Nonprofit Must Know About Their Donors

When you’re trying to raise funds for your organization, few things are more important than identifying what you need to know about your donors. The more deeply you understand your audience, the…


Welcome Series

The Best Way to Build Relationships with New Donors

You made it through #GivingTuesday! And after looking through your data, you see your new donor acquisition campaign that you spent hours on worked! You achieved your goal number of new donors. Now,…


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4 Ways to Boost Year-End Donor Engagement

With about 2 months remaining in 2017, you might feel like there's no time left for online fundraising. Donor engagement may seem like a thing of the past and the year-end comes near. While a…


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How You Should Think About Donor Engagement [Checklist]

In the nonprofit sector, too many times we hear that we need to “always be closing” or “always be asking” our donors. This outdated sales adage may have worked for some, but let’s be honest, by…