Donor Retention

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How to Maintain Donor Engagement Between Asks

Donor engagement is tricky. You don’t want to be too pushy, but you don’t want to give your donors nothing but radio silence either. We can help.

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How to Bounce Back When You’re Told No

Donors are going to tell you no; it’s just a fact of fundraising. You can bounce back and turn that rejection into a positive learning experience.


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A Beginner’s Guide to Planned Gifts

Chances are, you probably aren’t putting enough emphasis into your planned giving strategy. Let’s look at how you can ramp up your efforts.

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How to Communicate With Your Constituency

Communication is key. It unlocks every door, behind which are donor and staff retention, increased fundraising, engaged volunteers and so much more.


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3 Major Takeaways from CrowdRise’s Data Report

In a new data report from CrowdRise, we can make three big conclusions about participation in social media fundraising and what that means for fundraisers.

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The 7 Deadly Sins of Asking for Donations

As long as you avoid these common mistakes, your fundraising efforts will be just fine—even if your palms are still a little sweaty.


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Step Away From the Plaque (And Get to Know Your Donors)

We need to stop spending energy brainstorming what stewardship initiatives donors might like, and first take the time to learn what each of them loves.

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The Importance of the Thank You: Creating an Attitude of Gratitude

Developing a donor-centric gift acknowledgment policy is key to ensuring our donors feel appreciated and our board members are excited about fundraising.


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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Fundraising Appeal Letter

Let’s explore the most common mistakes you could make when writing your fundraising appeal letter, so you can avoid them at all costs.

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How to Grow Your Individual Donor List

Here are some tips on how to grow your individual contributor list so that you’re not just leaning on outside foundations or banks.