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Fundraising Planning for the New Year! Free Webinar January 28th

Wild Woman Fundraising

If your fundraising plan languished in a drawer last year, you’re not alone. Have you finished your fundraising plan for the year yet?

Year-End Fundraising Decisions to Make Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m coaching a fundraising team at a national nonprofit that wants to revamp its annual communications calendar. For example.

Year End Fundraising Numbers

The Agitator

A perennial question in fundraising shops between now and the end of January will be, “Did we make the numbers for 2015?”

Death of a Fundraising Evangelist

The Agitator

Tony Elischer, the international fundraising evangelist known for his oft-flamboyant conference presentations and passion for our profession, is dead.

‘Great Fundraising’

The Agitator

“What differentiates great fundraising from the average, good or poor?” I’ll summarize the highlights of the Report in a moment. Roger.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You’ll be invited to a free preview webinar as well as be among the first to receive the Trends Report when we release it January.

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The missing link in fundraising programs

Fundraising Coach

Whether your fiscal year starts now or is only part of the way through, January is a good time to evaluate your fundraising progress. To help you're planning, here's an email I sent our Fundraising Kick subscribers yesterday. January is a great month for that. Don't go to the wrong place with your fundraising.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you like reading reports, Rebecca Davis has a list you can download of 29 studies related to nonprofit marketing and fundraising.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Jeff Brooks tell us why bad news works in fundraising. How was your week? Care to join me for some Mixed Links? Nonprofit Training. Try this.

Cable News Fundraisers

The Agitator

Tom’s Does Your Fundraising Depend on Urgency posted last week would suggest so. Last January in Better or Worse World ? Communications Direct mail Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Fundraising philosophy/profession premiumIs there a similarity between cable news and the way some nonprofits operate? For many.

EOY Hacks: 8 Online Fundraising Ideas to Save Money + Time

EveryAction

Me: I know our readers are up to their eyeballs in work from now until January. Brilliant Nonprofit Guru: End-of-year fundraising.

What are you planning for? Fundraising Predictions for 2012

Wild Woman Fundraising

Fundraising Predictions 2012. Unless you’re fundraising for the arts or the environment. Really. Isn’t this exciting?

12 Digital Fundraising Trends

The Agitator

Bryan Miller at blog Giving in a digital world has made a herculean effort over the month of January to unload a pile of insights about online and mobile fundraising. He’s grouped them together in this post , which has the links to each of his 12 January posts on the subject. Trend #3 – Augmented Reality.

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The Fundraising Effectiveness Project (FEP) has released its findings in inforgraphic form from their latest survey. Happy Friday, everyone!

How to Plan For Fundraising Success in 2014

Wild Woman Fundraising

When you plan your fundraising, you know what’s coming up, and you can achieve a less stressful job! A fundraising plan can help you plan to succeed, by laying out your goals and working backwards. Have you ever wished for more direction in your fundraising program? Have you ever made a fundraising plan? Is it live?

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#Development: Postal Service Rates To Rise on 27 January

Non Profit Marketing 360

We hope you will join us for our ongoing conversation with a successful thought leader in the world of fundraising! 45 to $.46. 32 to $.33.

Fundraising Year In Review

The Agitator

As we head for 2011’s fundraising finish line The Atlas of Giving on Friday reported that overall giving this year will finish 7.4% We’ll know more when The Atlas of Giving releases its 2012 Forecast in mid-January. of all fundraising mail is personalized either by copy or imagery—the highest point since the Archive began.

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Mixed Links on Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Social Media + Fundraising. Is social fundraising the wave of the future? More on Fundraising. Social Media. More Good Stuff.

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2015 Digital Fundraising To Do List #1 Conversion Rate Optimisation

Giving in a Digital World

If you were to tear-up half of the cheques you receive to a direct mail appeal then you would clearly be a crazily bad fundraiser.

#GRANTS: WLR Automotive Group Looking To Give $25K Away In January

Non Profit Marketing 360

” The $25,000 to be given away in January 2013 is their biggest set of donations yet. Click to nominate an organization.

Upcoming Fundraising Coach Speaking and Trainings

Fundraising Coach

Here are the upcoming trainings and talks for November 2014 into January 2015. Fundraising Training and Keynotes. I''ll be sharing how to apply major gift fundraising strategies to your auctions and special events! We''re intending for every organization to leave with a detailed 12-month plan for fundraising in 2015.

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Using Psychology To Fundraise

The Agitator

Back in January I noted an article by Claire Axelrad — 9 Valuable Shortcuts to Influence Nonprofit Donors — in which she described how to use some proven precepts of persuasion psychology to improve your fundraising prowess. So, what makes a consumer buy? Sense of urgency — no explanation required. Scarcity — a.

[Guest Post] How to Make Your Fundraising Plans for Next Year Better… and More Effective

Fundraising Coach

I''ve been enjoying Joe Garecht''s work at The Fundraising Authority for years. You can connect with Joe on Twitter @FundraisingAuth. Engage 3.

YOU! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 20, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 12, 2015.

My test for great digital fundraising content

Giving in a Digital World

Breaking it down, to help illustrate what I mean: Does it make good use of the digital opportunities available to really bring me closer to your work?

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our Annual All-Access Pass is on sale for $499 through January 8th. Two weeks to get your Christmas shopping done! New to nonprofit marketing?

2015 Digital Fundraising To Do List #3 Allocate Budget For Paid Social Media

Giving in a Digital World

So, what’s a fundraiser to do in the new ‘Pay to Play’ world of Social Media Promotion? 2 Get Serious About Email Fundraising.

Next Level: Setting up your first fundraiser to succeed

Wild Woman Fundraising

MT: Let’s talk a little bit about hiring your first fundraising professional, because you’ll also be talking about that at the conference.

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6 Ways to Get More Online Monthly Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Launch a Monthly Donor Campaign in January. Fundraising Nonprofit CommunicationsPhoto Credit: https://flic.kr/p/aVmeYp. p/aVmeYp.

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Twitter Webinar January 30!

Fundraising Coach

For fundraisers, it’s another tool in your emerging social media tool chest to tell your story, build your brand and increase stewardship among supporters. There’s even a special price if you sign up by January 16. hour fundraising seminar you can learn from right at your desk! Radio Show. c) Marc A.

E-Clinics on Nonprofit Writing and Online Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It starts next Thursday, January 13, and costs $299. Online Fundraising Boot Camp for Small Nonprofits and Small Fundraising Departments. If you didn’t quite have your act together for year-end online fundraising in 2010, now is the time to fix that. I’m offering two special e-clinics this month. Great!

INTERVIEW: With Craig Linton, The Fundraising Detective!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Like, do the fundraising professionals in the UK get taken for granted, just like in the US? How did you get involved in fundraising?

A Brilliant Stewardship Plan for Legacy Society Donors From Down Under

iMarketSmart

Too many fundraisers aim only to get people to say, “ You’re in my plan! There’s brilliance down under! . 2 bequest newsletters.

To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 26, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 20, 2015.

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Imagine! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 26, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 20, 2015.

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 12, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 6, 2015. Paul, MN).

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Do you want to master fundraising?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I was recently reading a book called “Mastery” and it struck me that it could be applied to fundraising. Get a fundraising coach.

My Year-End Advice? Use real words. Mostly verbs. Not too much.

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s year-end fundraising time. Aggressive fundraisers will send multiple emails between Dec. OK, copywriters. Listen up. Promise!

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Three Fundraising Lessons from a 365-Day Experiment

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It was so consistently stuffed with fundraising solicitations that my mailman started leaving magazines on the stoop. Period.”.

12 Digital Fundraising Trends for 2012 – A Quick Round-up

Giving in a Digital World

Back at the start of January I set myself the target of publishing twelve posts on trends I think are going to prove important to digital fundraisers this year – both as a means of kick-starting my own thinking after the holiday season and to help inform your planning considerations at this key time in the year.