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 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.

Data
March 07, 2017

Online Giving to Network for Good Declined in February

Contributions dropped by more than $1 million from January but were $2 million more than in February 2016.

Article
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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Demystifying Credit Card Processing for Nonprofits

The types of credit card accounts, fees, as well as the myriad of solutions, can be confusing. This article includes tips for success as well as possible pitfalls to avoid.

Article
February 16, 2017

5 Ways to Raise Money When Donors Are Consumed by Nonstop News

Don’t give up just because your cause isn’t the topic of the moment.

Template
February 15, 2017

A Stewardship Plan for Midlevel Donors

The American Farmland Trust developed a simple tool for managing outreach to $1,000-plus contributors.

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January 24, 2017

Answers to Your Questions About State Fundraising Rules

A lawyer who represents charities answers some frequently asked questions about fundraising registration and complying with regulations.

Audio
January 18, 2017

Audio: How Colorado State Fundraisers Make Phone-athons Work

Listen to a mock fundraising call, and see guidelines and survey questions, for tips on how Colorado State University has boosted graduates’ giving by phone.

Article
November 16, 2016

Why Fundraisers Should Take the Long View

Being patient and keeping all donors informed can result in big rewards. 

Article
October 27, 2016

U. of Oregon Taps Its Scholars to Be Fundraisers

With state spending on higher education down, the institution is asking academic leaders to help cultivate big donors.

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