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It’s summer. It’s hot. So today’s post is an easy one: no heavy lift, and maybe a little help. Here’s a grab bag of free or cheap tools I use and like. Remember, sometimes, free isn’t so free – the time and effort you put into something matters. As does experience and skill. Paying for […]
Newsletters: a love letter to your donors. I had the opportunity to talk with a couple of executive directors who are working with a friend of mine, Jenny Mitchell. Both were interested in the how-to of an annual giving program. I found myself mentioning newsletters often. Yes, appeals. Yes, great thanks. Newsletters rock. But newsletters… newsletters […]
If you don’t know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else. ~Yogi Berra Is this you? Many organizations share a problem. They’re either new and need to build a fundraising program… Or they’re not new at all but have never focused on building a fundraising program. In both situations, the answer is […]