Jay Love

Jay B. Love currently serves as both CEO and Co-Founder of Bloomerang and Senior Vice President of Avectra. Both organizations serve the non-profit sector only with cutting edge technology tools for fundraising and communications. Jay has also held integral positions with Social Solutions, Blackbaud, Master Software Corporation and was the CEO and Co-Founder of eTapestry. He has also been a business consultant for numerous high tech firms throughout the U.S. Over the years he has given more than 2,000 speeches around the world for the charity sector and is often the voice of new technology for fundraisers.

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How to Garner a Financial Commitment from Every Board Member

A financial commitment by every board member at your nonprofit is essential for the growth and success of the organization, as well as the furthering of its mission.

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3 Reasons Why Your Donor Database Data Went Bad

If a mess accumulates, a normally useful workspace or set of tools becomes hard to use. We see this happen often within donor databases and nonprofit CRMs. Here are three reasons your donor database went bad.


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The 5 Most Important Ways to Make Your AFP National Conference an Outstanding Experience

We’re less than a month away from the largest fundraising conference in the world. Here’s how you can make your AFP Conference experience great.

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The Five Lessons Learned Co-Chairing a Capital Campaign

My wife and I were asked to chair the capital campaign of a local charity. A satisfying experience, but the process could have been streamlined if the lessons learned had been applied earlier in a few cases.


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The 10 Biggest Myths When Purchasing Fundraising Software

Research tells us that somewhere around 15% of the registered nonprofit organizations will be researching then deciding upon a new fundraising software system for their important task of managing prospective and future donors.

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Fundraising Software is Now Nonprofit CRM

One of my pet peeves over the three decades I have been providing Nonprofit CRM systems is watching an extremely powerful tool being used by a single person or a very small group of people rather than everyone.


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Donor Retention Math Made Simple

My research into the math behind donor retention kept leading me to a single source. The person was Dr. Adrian Sargeant and his revolutionary research in Donor Retention and Donor Loyalty.

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Fundraising Success Usually Involves Strong Mentors

Jay Love is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. He’s currently the CEO and Co-Founder of Bloomerang and the Senior Vice President of Avectra—both organizations serving the nonprofit sector with cutting edge technology tools for fundraising and communications. ____________ No matter what type of industry you are involved in there always seem to be wise…