How E-Newsletters Boost Donations

How E-Newsletters Boost Donations

August 4, 2016 0 Comment

Nonprofit newsletters: How they boost donations   Think about it: A nonprofit that fails to engage potential and existing supporters fails to increase donations—it is that simple. Cleverly designed campaigns and appeals that do not inspire and capture a donor’s imagination are doomed to failure.   Using your ESP effectively If Outlook is your email […]

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Peer to Peer Campaigns for Nonprofits

Peer to Peer Campaigns for Nonprofits

July 28, 2016 0 Comment

Peer-to-Peer Nonprofit Fundraising: Six tips to make it happen   Done correctly, peer-to-peer campaigns are hard to beat for cost-effective fundraising because they build on existing relationships between nonprofit supporters and their circles of family and friends. It provides other benefits as well:   P2P campaigns engage your donor base and provide for its organic […]

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How To Create An Effective Donation Page

How To Create An Effective Donation Page

July 21, 2016 0 Comment

5 best practices for an effective donation page   The fewer clicks on your website that you ask a potential donor to make, the more likely that is to translate into a donation. Your landing page must have a compelling message and a clear ask or call-to-action that moves your potential donor to take the […]

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5 Standards of Excellence for Non-Profits

5 Standards of Excellence for Non-Profits

July 14, 2016 0 Comment

Standards of Excellence: A Donor’s Guide With the advent of more easily accessible  information, nonprofits and their standards are being held more closely accountable than ever. The Red Cross, an international nonprofit, faced public outrage over the funds it raised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks when donors discovered a significant portion of the money […]

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Five Ways to Increase Recurring Donations

Five Ways to Increase Recurring Donations

July 7, 2016 0 Comment

Increase Recurring Donations With These Easy Methods   Even if a CEO is willing to launch a new product annually (think Apple), the real moneymakers are not in the widgets themselves but in the opportunities to bring in recurring revenue (think iTunes Store). Those recurring monthly revenues generate the forecastable cash flow that increases revenues […]

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Using Facebook to Boost Your Nonprofit Business

Using Facebook to Boost Your Nonprofit Business

June 23, 2016 0 Comment

Facebook- a Key Player in the Nonprofit Business Arena today Have you ever heard someone say, “I facebooked Joe about XYZ?” Given Facebook has achieved the same verb status as Google (“I googled it.”), it seems as if using Facebook to boost fundraising results is a no brainer. However, it takes a bit more effort […]

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Keeping the Books Up-To-Date

Keeping the Books Up-To-Date

June 16, 2016 0 Comment

Nonprofit accounting: Keeping current   Accurate records and reporting depend on capturing financial transactions in a timely and standardized manner. Government and private foundation grantors, as well as your donors, want to know if you are solvent and how you spend their money. In addition, the complexities of nonprofit accounting—restricted funds, donor records, grants—require more […]

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15 Tips for Avoiding Fraud in Your Nonprofit

15 Tips for Avoiding Fraud in Your Nonprofit

June 9, 2016 0 Comment

Nonprofit fraud: No respecter of missions   Many nonprofits seek redress for the human condition, whether matters of religious faith, health or poverty. Others dedicate themselves to environmental concerns, while still others are politically motivated. Regardless of their espoused causes, the cultural climate within these organizations is one of trust. There is a general assumption […]

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5 Benchmarking Tips for Effective Fundraising

5 Benchmarking Tips for Effective Fundraising

June 2, 2016 0 Comment

Nonprofit performance: Measuring Your Success   Nonprofit donors, supporters and management alike seek an answer to the same question: How effective is the organization’s performance? Increasingly, all are relying on data-driven metrics to assess fundraising performance against standardized and custom-designed benchmarks. For smaller nonprofits with limited staff and resources, the question becomes which benchmarks.   Setting […]

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Why You Need a Good Logo for Your Nonprofit

Why You Need a Good Logo for Your Nonprofit

May 26, 2016 0 Comment

What’s in a Nonprofit logo?   A good logo instantly tells your nonprofit’s story; in a mere glance, a good logo should uniquely illustrate your goals, vision and mission for anyone who sees it. A logo that works will uniquely brand your nonprofit; your brand becomes unmistakeable. According to Matthew Scharpnick, writing for The Chronicle […]

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