Engage Your Donors

Engage Your Donors

Engage Your Donors What Motivates Donors to Give? Stanford researcher Jamil Zaki says that kindness is like “psychological chocolate.” It makes us feel good. Generosity has even been known to produce happiness hormones like dopamine.  In the U.S., the largest giving...

#GivingTuesday – Your Last Minute Plan

#GivingTuesday – Your Last Minute Plan #GivingTuesday is next week. You have board members asking what the plans are for #GivingTuesday or why we are not participating. You are a small nonprofit with a staff of one. At best, you are a staff of three. You want to...
Fire her, Your Supporters are Watching

Fire her, Your Supporters are Watching

Fire her, Your Supporters are Watching I remember when I had to fire an employee. She was one of the nicest individuals. However, she was consistently tardy, she was causing work stoppage with colleagues, and worse, she was not handling responses with donors in an...