Fundraising

Year End Strategy
Board Development

Thinking Back; Looking Forward

Last year we had a number of conversations with our community about strategy and operations, exploring questions such as “Are you afraid your funding efforts

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Fundraising

Trust is a Must

Of the 5 elements required to build a sustainable philanthropic community – people, shared purpose, shared experience, shared resources, and trust, TRUST is the lynchpin to how everything else evolves.

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Data on Fundraising
Fundraising

Fundraising decreased 5.6% in many nonprofits … how about yours?

Data is telling us that Fundraising is HOT this year!
“The Fundraising Effectiveness Project (FEP)” has released its results for Q1 2021, and they show that the number of donors grew by a projected 10% from the first quarter of 2021 compared to the first quarter of 2020, while the retention of new donors grew by 13.6% over the same time period, “just two signs that fundraising continues to fare well overall.”
As a reference, you will recall that last year’s 1st Quarter results for 2020 showed a growth of over 7% in fundraising from Q1 2019, so that is TWO years of Q1 growth!
But wait…you say you aren’t seeing these results?

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