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April 20, 2017

Fundraising Advice: Mailing-List Segmentation for Beginners

Splitting supporters into subgroups can help you pinpoint messages, improve programs, and assess what types of appeals and extras work best for which donors.

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April 05, 2017

Questions to Ask When Hiring Fundraisers

Veteran fundraisers offer tips on how to handle interviews with prospective gift officers.

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April 04, 2017

What It Takes to Make Charity-Celebrity Partnerships Work

Charity leaders and the stars themselves dish about the ins and outs of working with big names to raise big money.

Article
March 28, 2017

College Doubles Down on Phone-athons for $1 Billion Campaign

Fundraisers at William & Mary believe an old-fashioned technique will help them round up young donors and meet an ambitious goal.

Article
March 15, 2017

Advice for Aspiring Major-Gifts Fundraisers

If you want to become a major-gifts officer, seek out skilled mentors and ask for chances to interact with big donors, experts say.

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March 08, 2017

How to Use Data to Boost Giving

Tell a story, and present information that matters to donors in a format that’s easy to understand.

Article
March 07, 2017

How to Find and Learn About Donors Abroad

A University of Chicago international prospect researcher shares tips and valuable open-source tools.

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March 07, 2017

Network for Good Registers 21% Bump in March Online Giving

The fundraising platform drew more than $19 million in contributions last month, and the number of donations was up 23.9 percent from March 2016.

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March 01, 2017

How Nonprofits Can Be Ready When News Breaks

Even small organizations should be prepared to respond quickly to a crisis — or a big fundraising opportunity. Experts explain the key steps.

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February 28, 2017

6 Tips to Help Supporters Raise Money From Friends

Experts offer advice on how to build strong peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns.