Show Gratitude to a Major Donor in 3 Ways

Show Gratitude to a Major Donor in 3 Ways

How do you show gratitude to a major donor? For instance, are you: Thoughtfully creative Sincere and heartfelt Prepared and Prompt Here are three absolutes to every thank you note to a major donor.  The Board Member was horrified that the staff did not respond...
Donor Fatigue and How to Prevent It

Donor Fatigue and How to Prevent It

Is your organization experiencing donor fatigue? Donor fatigue is when people no longer donate to a charity they once contributed to in the past. When we constantly ask our donors for money, we wear them out. We send them too many mailings and too many emails, while...
How to Keep Board Members Engaged

How to Keep Board Members Engaged

As a nonprofit leader, how do you keep board members engaged and excited about advancing the mission of your organization? First of all, board members provide amazing value to nonprofits through board service. That is to say, they are often savvy business men and...