Raise More Money by Inspiring P2P Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Abby Jarvis of Qgiv is back today to talk about events with a peer-to-peer fundraising component and how to get your supporters to fundraise for you. Trying to think of ways to inspire them to raise money for you is much harder. So how do you inspire those people to raise money?

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

EveryAction

What can I write about to help them through this crazy time besides end-of-year fundraising? Brilliant Nonprofit Guru: End-of-year fundraising. This time of year, the only thing nonprofit pros need more than fundraising ideas is more time and money to implement them.

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There Are Only Three Ways to Raise More Money

iMarketSmart

Every nonprofit organization needs more of two things: time and money. Hey, now that I think about, I could use more of those two myself… Time and money are the most valuable resources in the world , and for nonprofits the impact of having more of either can be immeasurable.

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How your donors view money

Wild Woman Fundraising

According to Jacob Needleman’s book, Money and the Meaning of Life, “Money can be treated as an instrument for exercising our sincerity. When this happens, money becomes an instrument of the search for truth. Do you want more donors?

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Is your job really to raise money?

iMarketSmart

What you can take away from his story is the following: – Your job as a fundraiser is really to “help others undertake consequential acts of kindness and generosity” (according to Jerold Panas). – Your job is to facilitate the process of giving money away.

Raise more money with donor-based fundraising

Get Fully Funded

Donor-based fundraising is a key to raising big money and it’s a critical factor in the Get Fully Funded system. Here’s a short video where I talk about donor-based fundraising.

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A Few Ways You Can Raise More Money in 2019

Ann Green

If it wasn’t, I have some suggestions about how you can raise more money – both now and throughout the year. This will save you money because you won’t be mailing appeals to people who aren’t going to donate. Incorporating Monthly Giving Into Your Fundraising.

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20 Money Saving Tips for Fundraisers

Wild Woman Fundraising

Batch your fundraising appeal letters. Send out 150 at a time. Test out different messages, graphs, charts, quotes, pictures, see what works with who. This way you can avoid an appeal letter that bombs.

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How You Can Get More Money Through Direct Mail: Interview with Jules Brown of “Dear Joan”

Wild Woman Fundraising

Image Creative Commons "Money" by Stuart Dootson). He is a professional direct response copywriter specializing in the creation of highly persuasive fundraising campaigns for charities and non-profits. Including of course, websites like Wild Woman Fundraising. (Aw

How success and happiness relate to the raising of money

iMarketSmart

Same goes for the successful fundraiser. You, the truly successful fundraiser, know that you become successful the moment you decide on your goal, and you remain successful all the while that you pursue it. Everyone wants success and happiness in their lives.

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How Can You Get More Money in the Mail?

Wild Woman Fundraising

What could you change in your letter to make people want to give you more money for your cause? How Can You Get More Money in the Mail? originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on September 28, 2012.

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5 tips to waste your money in fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

Make sure that you pay your fundraising staff little enough so that you get turnover every 10-18 months. I mean, why invest in fundraising staff? I had been working for non profits in previous years, but needed to make money instead of wearing myself down.

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Why fundraiser job titles suck and cost you a lot of money!

iMarketSmart

This time, he researched what fundraiser job titles inspire more engagement, connectivity, and giving. According to James, “This study tests the impact of various fundraiser job titles on others’ willingness to contact the fundraiser to engage in giving-related discussions.”

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Are You Raising Money for Your Library?

Wild Woman Fundraising

How do you raise money for your library? How do you start to raise money for the library? Are You Raising Money for Your Library? originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on August 9, 2012. Start by thinking about what your library represents in your community.

Nonprofit giving is about more than just money

J Campbell Social Marketing

As a busy nonprofit professional, I am sure you often get hung up on the million-dollar question – How can we quickly raise more money for our organization? The post Nonprofit giving is about more than just money appeared first on JCSM.

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3 simple ways fundraisers can improve their LinkedIn profiles to land more meetings and raise more money

iMarketSmart

Most fundraiser’s LinkedIn profiles are screwed up! After all, are you trying to raise money or are you looking for another job? The post 3 simple ways fundraisers can improve their LinkedIn profiles to land more meetings and raise more money appeared first on MarketSmart, LLC |.

Raise more money with donor-based fundraising

Get Fully Funded

Donor-based fundraising is a key to raising big money and it’s a critical factor in the Get Fully Funded system. Here’s a short video where I talk about donor-based fundraising.

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Raise more money with donor-based fundraising

Get Fully Funded

Donor-based fundraising is a key to raising big money and it’s a critical factor in the Get Fully Funded system. Here’s a short video where I talk about donor-based fundraising.

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Spruce Up Your Donation Pages (and Make More Money!)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Tom Ahern, fundraising and copywriting expert, is presenting a two-part webinar series next week only on donor-centered websites : Writing a Donor-Centered Website. Fundraising Online CoursesYou have less than 25 seconds to make a good impression on first-time visitors to your website.

Ready for Year-End? Here Are 10 Easy Things You Can Do to Raise More Money

EveryAction

With #GivingTuesday and Year-End fundraising rapidly approaching, we'll get straight to the point. Below are some quick and easy things you can do to raise more money. Go on, crush your fundraising goals! fundraising #givingtuesday

Making Money on the Side Part Two

Wild Woman Fundraising

Do you want to make money on the side? How do you get more money without exhausting yourself? What other ideas do you have for how to make money on the side? Sign up for my newsletter and get fresh nonprofit fundraising, management and career ideas monthly!

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Can raising money be like building furniture?

iMarketSmart

What does any of this have to do with fundraising? The same goes for fundraising. Fundraisers care deeply about the missions they serve. I even know plenty of fundraisers that have developed loving relationships with donors over the years.

5 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Raise Money Like charity:water

J Campbell Social Marketing

You may have heard of the mammoth success of the nonprofit charity:water and its effectiveness in raising money online. Here are 5 ways that your small nonprofit can start raising money and awareness just like charity:water: 1) Learn the model. 4) Let others fundraise for you.

10 Cheap Fundraising Ideas for When Money is Tight

Fundraiser Ideas

Luckily, fundraising doesn’t necessarily have to involve high amounts of upfront capital. The following are 10 cheap fundraising ideas for when money is tight: 50/50 raffle – This is one of the best cheap fundraising ideas, because the only cost to the organization is a roll of raffle tickets. Sell raffle tickets to donors and split the money evenly with the winner. In this cheap fundraising idea, the only cost involved is your time.

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4 Keys to Raising the Money of Your Dreams

Get Fully Funded

Raising money can be easy or it can be hard – it’s your choice. There are two things that make fundraising easy: knowing (and doing) what works, and believing you can be successful. If you’re using tried and true fundraising and marketing strategies, you will raise money.

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Why spend the money?

Get Fully Funded

Too often, visionless Boards start cutting things out instead of ramping up the fundraising (but that’s a topic for another day!). For a nonprofit, there’s no better place to invest money. How else will you keep up with the latest trends in fundraising and nonprofit management? Instead, make sure that what you get for the money is well worth it.

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INTERVIEW: How to get substantially more money per donor with Alan Bacharach

Wild Woman Fundraising

Alan Bacharach does an interview with Mazarine Treyz, the Wild Woman of Fundraising about Planned Giving. Because you’re allowing them to give you money instead of the government. Money that they would have to pay in any case can now go to you.

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Book Review: How to Raise Money for Political Office

Wild Woman Fundraising

Lately I’ve been researching how to do political fundraising for a friend of mine. Since in politics what you communicate doesn’t matter as much as how you communicate it, you’ve got to start fundraising early and never stop, even after you get elected.

3 Simple Email Improvements to Make More Money During EOY Fundraising

EveryAction

We’re just over halfway through 2016 and, if we’ve learned anything so far, it’s that online fundraising has really found its stride in the nonprofit sector. So all is well and the end-of-year (EOY) fundraising push should be more profitable than ever! EOY Fundraising Implications.

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How to Raise More Money Now – Free E-Book

Getting Attention

I was honored to be among the folks that Network for Good asked to contribute innovative fundraising ideas to this inspiring new e-book, How to Make More Money Now. Everyone is – or can be — a fundraiser, just as everyone’s a communicator.

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The single difference between above average and below average fundraisers

iMarketSmart

Above average fundraisers have developed the ability to create and deliver value where the donor has never thought to look for it. The post The single difference between above average and below average fundraisers appeared first on MarketSmart, LLC |.

Fundraise Across Borders with International Giving on EveryAction

EveryAction

based nonprofits working in the areas of international development, refugee services, and environmental conservation, among other sectors, perform a significant amount of work and raise a significant amount of money in the United Kingdom, Europe, and Canada. fundraising digital

Why people WON’T give you money

iMarketSmart

There are 8 major things some fundraisers do that impede fundraising success. Beating around the bush instead of telling the donor why you need their money. The post Why people WON’T give you money appeared first on MarketSmart | . Fundraising Major Giving Planned Giving best practices for planned giving charity blog Digital Marketing fundraising tips Lead generation for planned giving major gift marketing online marketing Philanthropy

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The Fundraising Career Conference ROCKED!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Here’s what people said about the Fundraising Career Conference Presenters! This is more important than being a better fundraiser (though it probably will help me be one too!). We have recordings of the Fundraising Career Conference available here. .

Do we really need science to help us raise more money?

iMarketSmart

The post Do we really need science to help us raise more money? Fundraising Major Giving Planned Giving best practices for fundraising best practices for planned giving charity blog Digital Marketing how to raise money for a nonprofit organization or charity major gift cultivation nonprofit marketing nonprofit marketing tips unique fundraising ideas for nonprofits

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Fundraising When Money Is Tight

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Participants can expect: An overview of how the economy affects fundraising Step-by-step tips for developing an effective fundraising strategy during a downturn Practical steps organizations can take to survive (and thrive!) and Washington, DC), fundraising agencies specializing in direct response fundraising and marketing. data processing firm for nonprofits) and co-founded the Share Group (telephone fundraising). Tags: Fundraising Events

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15 Reasons Why Colleges and Universities Better Start Raising Money Much FASTER!!!

iMarketSmart

Engagement Fundraising in 7 Simple Bullet-Points. The post 15 Reasons Why Colleges and Universities Better Start Raising Money Much FASTER!!! According to Glassdoor , the following 15 companies no longer require college degrees. Google. Ernst and Young EY. Penguin Random House. Costco. Whole Foods. Hilton. Publix. Apple. Starbucks. Nordstrom. Home Depot. Bank of America. Chipotle. Lowe’s.

We Have an Update on the Money You Gave

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It reminds me about a gift from several months ago (year-end, for no particular purpose) and then tells me exactly what they did with the money. E-Newsletters Fundraising Thank-You LettersThat’s the subject line in the email I received two days ago from Charity: Water.

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Get more money with your year end appeal: Interview with Paul Bobnak of DMIQTV and Who’s Mailing What

Wild Woman Fundraising

Whether it’s a for-profit enterprise and a non-profit, it’s all about driving response, trying to get people to become engaged and invest their money. I would recommend people check out the resource guide on fundraising success magazine website, it’s [link].

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Employee Fundraisers: A Better Way to Raise Money from Businesses

Selfish Giving

Of course, a top question was how to squeeze more money from the company checkbook. Employees are no longer interested in your fundraisers (e.g. They want to raise money in their own way. Why not make it a fundraiser?

Book Review: It’s not just about the money

Wild Woman Fundraising

It’s called “ It’s Not Just About the Money.” Just the most successful way to fundraise, like ever. Perry and Schreifel talked about how much people emphasize fundraising planning and timelines and deadlines for direct mail, but fail to do so for major gifts.

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Starting Over #10: Understand Money

The Agitator

As part of the Agitator’s Barriers to Growth series I noted that the shortage of investment funds for fundraising is often perceived as a major hurdle. At least in the minds of far too many boards, CEOs and fundraisers.

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Case Study: How can you make your letter appeal better?

Wild Woman Fundraising

That’s why I’m opening up my 6 month fundraising coaching program to just 3 lucky people. Helping you get your board members to fundraise. I want to give you all of the shortcuts, the fundraising tips, the editing, the quick and dirty ways to get it all done.

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