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  • How to Create the Perfect Email List
    by Christeen Paul on April 3, 2020 at 3:57 pm

    Working in a nonprofit can be hard, and marketing yourself requires a bright eye. You’ll need to attract donors, show board members the numbers, get productive work done, and more. To market yourself in today’s world, you need to go digital and reach out to a broader audience. One of the best ways to do The post How to Create the Perfect Email List appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

  • 10 Nonprofit Marketing Experts’ Best Fundraising Strategies
    by Jeilan Devanesan on March 27, 2020 at 7:13 pm

    Marketing and fundraising at a nonprofit is tough.  You’ve got a tight budget, a small team, a handful of tools, high expectations, and lots of people who want your organization to succeed.  Right now you’re likely dealing with a major crisis ― your most important fundraisers have been canceled or shifted online, you’re managing a The post 10 Nonprofit Marketing Experts’ Best Fundraising Strategies appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

  • 5 Ways to Get Parents Involved in School Fundraisers
    by Brad Dowhaniuk on March 20, 2020 at 6:30 pm

    As a general trend over the past several years, public schools have seen repeated budget cuts at the federal, state and local levels. Nonetheless, school needs are as great as ever. Budget shortfalls often lead to fewer extracurricular opportunities, outdated educational materials, and teachers providing their own supplies out of pocket. To help prevent these The post 5 Ways to Get Parents Involved in School Fundraisers appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

  • Justin Wheeler : A Tale of Two Nonprofits
    by Justin Wheeler on March 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

    From a nonprofit tech perspective, I’d like to share a story that I’ve seen play out countless times, and I challenge you to be honest about which description fits your organization.  Imagine two nonprofits — you probably already know them. They have similar sizes, budgets — facing similar problems. They both have similar pie-in-the-sky dreams.  The post Justin Wheeler : A Tale of Two Nonprofits appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

  • Silent Auctions: What to Remember Day-Of
    by Kelly Velasquez-Hague on March 6, 2020 at 7:30 pm

    Silent auctions are a popular and effective fundraising event for nonprofits. However, that doesn’t mean that these events are easy to pull off! There are many moving parts to juggle in the quest to make sure you’re raising maximum funds and providing a great experience for attendees. After you’ve planned your auction event, there’s still The post Silent Auctions: What to Remember Day-Of appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

  • Help! How Do I Acknowledge Matching Gifts?
    by Andrea Holthouser on April 8, 2020 at 8:26 pm

    “I have a question about acknowledgement letters. If I am acknowledging a donor whose company has matched a gift, should my acknowledgement letter to the donor recognize the total amount received? Or should the letter acknowledge the donation and then specifically address the match? I would also like to thank the corporation, but I have The post Help! How Do I Acknowledge Matching Gifts? appeared first on Network for Good.

  • Help! How Do I Use Videos to Fundraise Online?
    by Andrea Holthouser on April 1, 2020 at 8:58 pm

    “I had an event planned for March 28th – A Spring Tea Fundraiser. What steps can I take to do it viral? I have never done any video marketing at all so I am a newbie.” Great question. We are all newbies at some point and this is a spectacular time to learn and grow! The post Help! How Do I Use Videos to Fundraise Online? appeared first on Network for Good.

  • Help! Should I Raise Money During a Pandemic (and How)?
    by Andrea Holthouser on March 25, 2020 at 9:44 pm

    A lot of you are wondering how, when, and whether to ask for donations during this time. This week I’ll be giving one answer to 4 reader-submitted questions. First up, here are your questions: #1: How do you frame your message and your need to keep planning for the future as you solicit support from The post Help! Should I Raise Money During a Pandemic (and How)? appeared first on Network for Good.

  • 10 Strategies for Recession Fundraising
    by Andrea Holthouser on March 20, 2020 at 6:58 am

    10 things to do now to raise money during an economic downturn Some of these are back-to-basics ideas, others are about being frugal and innovative. All are excellent ideas to help your nonprofit weather the storm! 1. Practice gratitude. Record a short video to tell donors how their giving is making the world a better place. The post 10 Strategies for Recession Fundraising appeared first on Network for Good.

  • Help! A Coronavirus Special Edition
    by Andrea Holthouser on March 18, 2020 at 7:10 pm

    Editor’s note: The Ask a Fundraising Coach inbox has been flooded with questions related to COVID-19 (coronavirus). Andrea and the rest of our fundraising coaches are doing their very best to answer each of your questions quickly during this time. If you have a question or concern relating to your event, your mission, recession-proofing your The post Help! A Coronavirus Special Edition appeared first on Network for Good.