3 Simple Ways to Show Donor Love on Valentine’s Day

Nonprofits, you have a huge opportunity with Valentine’s Day approaching! This is the time to show your donors how much you love and appreciate them. As February 14 approaches, let your donors know how much their support means to you. As Morgan Hargrove of Childcare...

6 Uses of Social Media to Influence Major Gifts

Are your major donors on social media? Sure they are! They are tracking their college buddies on Facebook, posting recipes on Pinterest, following their favorite artists on Instagram, reading from their influencers on LinkedIn, and gasping at the latest political...

How to Incorporate Storytelling in Fundraising

Her eyes filled with tears as the cameraman paused to comfort her with his words. She was trying to regain her composure so she could answer the questions. I remember watching as students who had received life-altering scholarships were interviewed. They had gone on...
A Development Director’s First 100 Days

A Development Director’s First 100 Days

A development director’s first 100 days are critical to the organization’s fundraising success. You have just been hired as the new development director of a small nonprofit. As a matter of fact, you are accomplished, have a proven track record, and come highly...