Donor Retention

Donor Retention Featured Human Resources

Nonprofit Communications: Are They Helping You Build Relationships?

How exactly is a communication plan crucial to your nonprofit? Today, we’re talking about relationships and how your communication plan can make or break the connections you make with your constituents.

Donor Retention Featured Fundraising

3 Ways to Ruin Your Donor Database Before Entering Any Data

Any fundraiser who has ever used a donor database knows what a nightmare it can be if their nonprofit’s donor data is messy, inconsistent, inaccessible or nonexistent.


Donor Retention Featured

List-Pulling Worksheet: Download for Your Next Mailing

We created a list-pulling worksheet for your organization to use the next time you have multiple people working on a project. Simply print it out.

Donor Retention Featured

Pull that List: Donor Management Tips and Tricks

An email marketing campaign or direct mail piece can’t succeed without a great list. And donor management shouldn’t have to be hard.


Donor Retention Featured Nonprofit Technology

3 Superhuman Ways Donor Management Software Can Improve Your Organization’s Fundraising Efforts

Is it a bird? A plane? No, it’s nonprofit CRM software. CRMs give your organization the tools needed to raise more money, and there are three ways it deliver a positive jolt to your fundraising campaigns.

Donor Retention Featured Fundraising Video

[AFP 2015] AFP CEO and President Shares Fundraising Insight

When you put 4,000 fundraisers at one conference, there’s a certain energy in the air—and it was infectious at AFP 2015 in Baltimore. But what seemed to be the topic on everybody’s mind? Improving retention was huge. We caught up with AFP President and CEO Andrew Watt to talk about the current state of fundraising…


Donor Retention Featured Fundraising Video

[AFP 2015] What Your Small Staff Should Be Doing Right Now for Donors

It’s time to make sure donors take notice of the small organizations out there (and then stick around). So how are you going to do it?

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[AFP 2015] The Donor Retention Change You Can Make Right Now

Jay Love shares what nonprofits should be doing to ensure that they’re going to make the cut for second round donations.


Donor Retention Featured Fundraising

Stewardship at a Small NPO Starts with Gratitude

There is a simple yet effective reminder for fundraisers that Jennifer Pelton suggested—gratitude is the place that all donations stem from.

Donor Retention Featured Fundraising

Be My Valentine? How to Show Donors You Care

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and I’m proposing that you use it to show your true love for people that mean a lot to your NPO—the donors.