Which Donor Database is Right for YOU?

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Recently I helped a small, all volunteer run nonprofit orchestra choose their first database. It was done with some delays, but we got our data from various spreadsheets put into the online database, and we started using it. What do you need your database to do?

Definitions for All of the Different Types of Grants

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It not only provides one of the most complete databases of currently available grants (to fund any specific combination of: cause, for different types of programs or projects, for services provided in different regions all over the world). To see what all different types of grants are offered by various different grant donors and what each different type is used for, click on The Foundation Center's list called, Grants Classifications.

How Can You Get More Money in the Mail?

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Did you know that putting a picture and the donor’s name on each page helps the reader’s eye stop and continue with your letter, even if they’re tempted to skip over whole paragraphs? Have you ever heard of the Who’s Mailing What Database ?

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13 Secrets of Holiday Fundraising Online | Online Fundraising & Nonprofit Marketing Resources & Tips | Network for Good Learning Center - Learn how to raise money online for your nonprofit

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Fundraising Social Networking Web Site 101 Email 101 Donor Databases Nonprofit Marketing Training Network for Good provides easy and affordable online fundraising services. Inspire your donors. Re-inspire your donors monthly and listen to what they say.

Spring Cleaning Projects for Your Nonprofit

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You’ll also make some much-needed improvements to your infrastructure and donor communication. Clean up your mailing lists and database. Don’t wait until right before your next mailing to clean up your donor data. For example, if a single gift donor starts giving monthly.

#Tech: Don’t Confuse Innovation For Implementation This Year

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Perhaps indeed cloud-computing services will bring nonprofits’ databases to their staff’s tablets in the field. The focus and investment should start within the organization (Is your donor database standardized and in a fairly recent software package?

I used to hate calling major donors! But now… Interview with Kristen Kennedy

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I don’t love it but I don’t hate it either and I definitely don’t have any problem doing it. It’s just part of my day, like documenting donor conversations in my database or working on a proposal. So I definitely have thought about that. I do have a database.

[GUEST POST] How Small Shops Can Overcome the Challenges of Fundraising Software

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By definition, synergy refers to when different entities join forces to be a greater whole than the sum of their parts. Effective and cohesive fundraising software is one of the keys to successful donor management. A few data-cleaning tips include: Remove donor files that are inactive.

Some More Free Resources For Your Nonprofit Office.

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Please definitely be sure to read about any product that you are inclined to sign up for, before signing up for it (or them)]. Whether your nonprofit simply needs a donor database and does not have one, yet, or if your organization is looking to customize a donor database; this maybe the solution for you because for Office 2007 users, the database is a free download. Cutting costs is really important, any time, but also right now because of the economy.