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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.

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!

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

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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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). I’m so excited to share this interview with you! I interviewed Jules Brown!

Nonprofit giving is about more than just money

J Campbell Social Marketing

The post Nonprofit giving is about more than just money appeared first on JCSM. Sharing is caring, really!).

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

iMarketSmart

I don’t like these titles and I think they cost nonprofits money! The post Why fundraiser job titles suck and cost you a lot of money!

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

iMarketSmart

So, if you can help them realize their dreams and feel good and be the hero in their own life story, then you’ll get more money. Tweet this!

Would you give money to this person?

iMarketSmart

The post Would you give money to this person? Trust is crucial, necessary and vital. . I am hiding something from you. LIKE THIS POST?

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

J Campbell Social Marketing

Fundraising is tough, and matching gifts are a rare way for nonprofits to capitalize on free money from many donations. Social Media. Facebook.

5 tips to waste your money in fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

If you’d rather not waste your money in fundraising, then do yourself a favor and get on the Fundraising on a Shoestring Webinar on March 10th !

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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.

Fundraising is not really about money

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

“Fundraising is not really about money. It’s about people.” ” Fundraising expert Larry C. Guest expert: Larry C.

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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. Add raffle items or a 50-50 raffle to raise even more money.

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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. And we run up against people’s concepts of money, every day.

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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.

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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How Small Nonprofits Can Raise Money on Facebook

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I had a great conversation with Susan Gordon, director of nonprofit services for Causes , last week. And it looks much better too. (I Coming Soon .

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. A giving menu (see one here ).

What really rich people want

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you responsible for building the relationship and asking them for more money than you will make in 10 years? What motivates them?

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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.

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

EveryAction

This time of year, the only thing nonprofit pros need more than fundraising ideas is more time and money to implement them. Message received.

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. That way, they don’t feel they are out of money, and you feel relieved because they are happy to contribute. If so, you are not alone.

Part 3: How to Send an Appeal Letter

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is just a tiny slice of what I could teach you about raising TONS more money in the mail. how to send appeal letters in bulk. Printing.

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

Fundraising Coach

Newsletters: they’re all about the money…eventually. I’m a huge fan of Tom Ahern. Sign up to get his emails at [link].

2 phrases to use when asking for money

Fundraising Coach

” is a vapid cop-out for truly asking for money. Those are my favorite phrases for asking for money. Other Possibly Related posts: The 3 best times to ask for money. Do-It-Yourself Fundraising: How to Get Money for Your Nonprofit. How to make more money with your next silent auction. So let them know!

Reader Questions: Should we sell X to get money?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Nonprofits are desperate for money, and they’ll just jump at the chance to do a little fundraiser, selling your items for you!”

Greenpeace … Show Us The Money!

The Agitator

This is of course a friendly request (and I stress that), not a demand. Greenpeace has been conducting an exemplar online advocacy campaign — centered on Shell Oil’s Arctic drilling plans — for about the last 30-odd days. The Agitator first wrote about the campaign on March 13.

Raise More Money With Monthly Gifts

Ann Green

Although I often encourage monthly (or recurring) gifts as a great way to raise more money, I just started making them at the end of last year.

Ever wonder what donor advisors tell their clients when it comes to giving their money away?

iMarketSmart

Give the money – clarify how you want to be treated, what you want, and what you don’t want. It’s a fascinating read.

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?

Ep205: This Waste Disposal Company Gives Nonprofits Trash Bags Full of Money

Selfish Giving

Never Miss a Show - Sign Up for Email Updates. On show, Megan, James and I discuss: James Mitchner, Waste Industries. What's the criteria?

Why spend the money?

Get Fully Funded

For a nonprofit, there’s no better place to invest money. Instead, make sure that what you get for the money is well worth it. If you are a nonprofit director, you know that the budget line item for training and development is often the first one to go when things get tight. But this is SO short-sighted! Then implement.

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?

3 Ways Prospect Research Can Help Nonprofits Raise More Money at Events

EveryAction

Do you have events planned as part of your end-of-year fundraising push? prospect research events

Part 1: What is an Appeal Letter?

Wild Woman Fundraising

get tons of money in the mail for your nonprofit. An appeal letter is a letter you send to donors to ask for money. What is it? Timing.

Training Your Board to Raise Money – a book for your new year

Fundraising Coach

The new book Train Your Board (and Everyone Else) to Raise Money is just that. Train Your Board to Raise Money can help. I know. Ask 4.