3 Emails to Cultivate Monthly Donors

Email marketing is central to the fundraising goals of just about every nonprofit. Even though lots of attention goes to Facebook and social marketing, with over 3.9 billion email addresses currently…


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Data & Donor Retention: The Perfect Combo for a Thriving Nonprofit

How much time do you spend everyday thinking about how to cultivate new donors? How much time do you spend dreaming up new fundraising campaigns or planning events geared directly to new audiences?…


5 Strategies to Get People Giving...Again and Again

Recurring donations are an amazing way to increase fundraising efforts for your nonprofit and build a more sustainable budget...without needing to ask for money over and over. For one thing,…


Thanking Donors: It's Not Optional

Donor retention is essential to a nonprofit's success. But when you get too wrapped up in always soliciting and securing the next donation, it's no wonder why donors become exasperated and feel like…


Turn Volunteers into Nonprofit Fundraising Champs

How to Turn Volunteers into Nonprofit Fundraising Champs

A successful nonprofit has many players, all performing different functions and at varying levels of commitment. Whether it's a full-time staff member or a Board Member, every person involved with an…


How to Fight a Nonprofit Fundraising Drought

How to Fight a Nonprofit Fundraising Drought: Problems and Solutions

Fundraising is the lifeblood of typical nonprofit. Over the course of this blog, we've covered a ton of helpful ways to keep donations sure and steady. The nonprofit sector has created many excellent…


The Importance of Mobile Optimization for Donor Engagement

If you've heard the buzz about the importance of mobile optimization for donor engagement, it's for good reason. According to a 2015 study by the PEW Research Center 64% of Americans adults own a…


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3 Tips for Starting a Monthly Online Giving Program

Is your nonprofit struggling to budget and plan because of unpredictable giving patterns? Cultivating recurring donors can help counteract this and setting up a monthly online giving program is a…


Nonprofit Donor Cultivation: Get Serious about Recurring Donors!

If you've been in the nonprofit game for a while, you know that one of the most common challenges for organizational budgets is the fact that cumulative donations can change every month. And…


Nonprofit Donor Cultivation: 3 Emails to Secure Your First Gift

Donor cultivation. If you want your nonprofit to survive, those two little words are likely at the heart of all your development and fundraising conversations. But did you know that donor cultivation…