November 15, 2013

Creative and Low-Cost Ways to Thank Donors

OneJustice, a California legal-aid group, shares with donors photos of volunteers and the people it serves.

In this episode of Fundraising Fundamentals, Julia Wilson, executive director of OneJustice, a California legal-aid group, and Claire Axelrad, a fundraising consultant, discuss how to show donors their gift was appreciated and share real-life examples of inexpensive ways they have thanked donors with handwritten notes, compelling videos, and more.

You can also view the video recording of a recent Chronicle discussion about a nonprofit's legal obligations to acknowledge donors' gifts.

Tony Martignetti, a consultant, author, blogger, and host of Tony Martignetti Nonprofit Radio, talks with nonprofit leaders and consultants about how organizations can more effectively raise money, build better relationships with boards and supporters, and manage volunteers. Look for new installments once a month.