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I am currently chairing my church’s stewardship campaign. (Stewardship being another way to say “fundraising” of course.) I find myself switching hats often. Fundraising professional vs. volunteer. What I’ve learned vs. our situation. This is an all-volunteer effort, and we’re a small church. But as with so many nonprofits, we also have fixed costs that […]
Maybe you have particularly ambitious goals for your next campaign, or maybe you just feel like you’re running out of ideas to motivate your base. Whatever the reason, it might be time to revamp your fundraising approach. With a little imagination, you’ll see that there are plenty of inventive ways to shake up your fundraising […]
Last week, I wrote about seeking feedback from your donors. One thing you might really want to learn is what you can do for your donors. Fundraisers must think about money. Your organization needs it, and you are likely being evaluated on how much you can raise. But if you put your donor hat on, […]