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Is your job really to raise money?

iMarketSmart

– Your job is to facilitate the process of giving money away. The post Is your job really to raise money? Tweet this. Tweet this.

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. My pal Dr. Russell James is at it again.

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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. But you are wrong!

10 Charity Fundraising Events to Raise Large Amounts of Money

Fundraiser Ideas

When your charitable cause needs large amounts of money, charity fundraising events can be your best option. The following are 10 charity fundraising events that, if implemented correctly, are sure to raise large amounts of money for your organization: Charity walk. Charity 5K. Charity concert. Automobile raffle.

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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. Just follow these steps! Really.

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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. Want to learn more? Read on! Reading?

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How to use verbatims and digital body language to raise more money

iMarketSmart

Recently I was interviewed by a woman named Mazarine at Wild Woman Fundraising ! Bottom line: That’s what fundraising is all about.

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Why fundraisers should take some lessons from stockbrokers

iMarketSmart

Then it dawned on me that wealthy people make financial transactions with stockbrokers and fundraisers in similar ways. Bad service. Tweet this!

Who Will Get The Money?

The Agitator

No, I’m not letting small organizations totally off the hook for improving their fundraising. Donor acquisition Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Fundraising philosophy/profession Nonprofit management premium

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.

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How to Raise More Money from Matching Gifts Using Email and Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

The internet has facilitated the creation of several fast, efficient ways to fundraise. Social Media. Facebook. Twitter. That’s it. Email.

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.

Would you give money to this person?

iMarketSmart

So why then do so many fundraisers avoid putting a picture of themselves on LinkedIn? The post Would you give money to this person?

Why do people at work treat me this way?

Wild Woman Fundraising

So often, as fundraisers, we are charged with raising all of this money. But what are our own attitudes about money?

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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.

How to Raise Money With Facebook – One Organization’s Success Story

J Campbell Social Marketing

It will lead to missed connections with supporters, and thus, a seeming inability to raise money using the platforms. Measurement is Key.

4 Myths About Fundraising You Need to Stop Believing

Wild Woman Fundraising

I have talked with so many people about fundraising. and of course, fundraising staff. If I pray, the money will come. Founders.

How Small Nonprofits Can Raise Money on Facebook

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I still firmly believe that fundraising should not be your primary goal for using Facebook and social media. And it looks much better too. (I

How to Shift Giving: New Money for Good Research Released

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Of all of the research I reference in webinar and conference presentations, the Money for Good studies are a longtime favorite.

Why I don’t cry foul when I hear how much money sits in DAFs

iMarketSmart

He also writes and speaks often about the slow movement of money OUT of DAF’s into charity bank accounts. Al Cantor is great. He’s a tiger.

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10 Ways to Creatively Ask Friends and Family for Money

Fundraiser Ideas

“Oh no, here she comes with another solicitation for money for a fundraiser.”. I always felt like my friends and family felt obligated to give me money when I was doing a fundraiser. In the beginning of my fundraising days though, it just didn’t work out that way. It’s Time to Have Fun Fundraising.

11 props you can use to raise more money at face-to-face meetings

iMarketSmart

The post 11 props you can use to raise more money at face-to-face meetings appeared first on MarketSmart. Fundraising props

Are you stuck on the fundraising treadmill?

Wild Woman Fundraising

You are raising money like crazy. Despite all of the good work you are doing as a fundraiser. Are you stuck on the fundraising treadmill?

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How to make the right fundraising decision every time

Wild Woman Fundraising

How can you make the right fundraising decision every time? The right fundraising decision comes from face to face connections with individuals.

Raising Money with No Heartstrings to Pull

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join Susan and me on Tuesday for a FREE webinar: Raising Money Via Social Media: Using Causes and Your Facebook Page. Today’s Book Giveaway.

The 3 best times to ask for money

Fundraising Coach

Asking for money is where the magic happens! This is where it starts to feel that you only are interested in the person’s money.

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What’s your fundraising asking style?

iMarketSmart

According to Brian Saber, “Your ‘Asking Style’ is based on your personality and unique set of strengths in fundraising.”

What really rich people want

Wild Woman Fundraising

Do you deal with really rich people in your fundraising job? And Needleman comes to understand what money can and cannot buy.

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The 4 Questions You Need To Answer When Raising Money Online

J Campbell Social Marketing

Raising money online seems to confound many nonprofits, especially smaller ones. Online fundraising campaigns have a start, middle and end.

Where is the money for our schools?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I mean, they are just going to make even more money. The zombie corporations are holding the money hostage. We need to free that money through legislative action. You need to advocate for a greater proportion of city/county/state money to be given to your nonprofit. Lately I’ve been pondering a couple of things.

5 Must-Haves: Your Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Toolkit

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Rob Wu is CEO of CauseVox, a crowdfunding and peer-to-peer fundraising platform used by nonprofits to create fundraising websites.

4 Ways to Incorporate Corporate Philanthropy into your Digital Fundraising

J Campbell Social Marketing

If you’re wondering how to combine the generosity of businesses and your nonprofit’s online fundraising strategy, you’ve come to the right place!

Marketing is Killing Fundraising. Seriously???

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Some fundraising bloggers/consultants have discovered a terrifying new boogeyman – the work of nonprofit marketing directors! All this time.

Mobile Fundraising 101: The Basics

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve had some questions about mobile fundraising so here’s John Killoran, CEO of @Pay , to get us started. QR code fundraisers.

Part 3: How to Send an Appeal Letter

Wild Woman Fundraising

If so, now you know why direct mail is important in fundraising, and how to write the parts of an appeal letter. Your Mailing List. Printing.

Reader Questions: Should we sell X to get money?

Wild Woman Fundraising

A fundraising friend writes: We did not get to do a “general push” (as I call it) at the end of the year last year. Why not? .

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.

Fundraising Miracle

The Agitator

Short-term thinking is by far the greatest enemy of effective fundraising. Signs of this noxious enemy abound.

[Guest Post] The money making secret of effective donor newsletters

Fundraising Coach

The very first time I heard him speak, I learned tactics that transformed my fundraising writing and made it much more effective. by Tom Ahern.

10 Shocking Scary Secrets of Working in Fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

If you’ve ever had a crazy fundraising job, you need to read this post. Oh, it’s about how much money they make. He said, 0.

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