Using research to generate scientific data for public policy makers has attracted a good deal of attention since the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Government leaders at every level make their decisions based on the latest data regarding the spread of the … read more
Have you ever had difficulty filling key fundraising roles and keeping them filled? If so, you’re not alone. Nonprofit leaders across sectors consistently report one of their biggest challenges is filling these important positions and the problems resulting from turnover. … read more
She sits up on that mountain top and watches you produce year-end collateral, scrutinizing each and every word, the paragraph placement, the grammar, the pictures, the paper quality, the…well…the everything. I’ve been that grinch. I hate to admit it, but … read more
As soon as we all realized how momentous COVID-19 was going to be, I could see the fear rising among America’s faith-based nonprofits. Leaders of the nation’s 1.5 million nonprofit organizations, many totally dependent on charitable giving, watched with dread … read more
Although Mid-Level Donors resemble Major Donors in motivators and giving capacity, the programs need to separate plans and implementation. Problems of combining Mid-Level Donors into a Major Donor program include: Lists become too big. Major donor reps don’t have enough … read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Major New Study on Charitable Giving Offers ‘Reassurance and Warning’ to Faith-Based Nonprofits Just released report says 85 percent of donors expect their giving to hold steady or increase in second half of 2020 RALEIGH, … read more
A new study shows that donors are prepared to give generously during COVID-19. Are you prepared to ask?
This year marks my thirtieth year in fundraising. It hasn’t always been smooth sailing. Across three decades I have raised money through three recessions, the attacks of 9/11, and a half-dozen market crashes, including one major financial meltdown. Through it … read more