Asking for donations can be intimidating. There’s always the risk of immediate rejection. Or there’s a chance that a prospective donor will ask why they should contribute, and you might not have a great answer. But it’s important to remember the heart of fundraising: helping others connect their existing passion to your cause. If you can help your donors realize that they already care about what your organization is doing, the giving will come.
With this free guide, you may find that you’ve been approaching the ask in a couple of the right ways. And that’s great! But there’s always room for improvement, and we put together this resource with seven tips to perfect your pitch. Remember, the work you’re doing is significant, and most people want to make an impact on the world. It’s all about inviting them to join you in that good work!