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.

Data
January 11, 2017

Network for Good Reports Post-Holiday Giving Slump

Online donations to the giving platform dropped from a high of more than $13 million on December 31 to a low of less than $266,000 on January 7.

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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Directory of Services: Find Products and Services to Help Support Your Mission

The Directory is a digital resource that helps you connect with vendors who help nonprofit organizations accomplish their fundraising goals and support their organizational strategy.

Article
September 19, 2016

Data Shouldn’t Aid Only Donors, Charities Are Told

When charities stop relying just on anecdotal evidence of their success, their performance improves and they attract supporters more easily.

Article
September 06, 2016

How a Family Foundation Shaped an Urgent National Issue

Through a fellowship program, a family foundation and a communications firm prepared pain experts to raise awareness about ways to better manage chronic pain.

Article
August 10, 2016

1 in 3 Charities Ignores Online Queries From Donors, Study Says

Twenty-seven percent of the organizations surveyed also disabled Facebook Messenger, according to a new report by two fundraising consulting companies.

Audio
August 09, 2016

Podcast: Making the Most of a Myriad of Fundraising Tools

Digital strategist Peter Panepento shares some surprising findings from his recent survey on how nonprofits are mixing and matching from a growing array of ways to reach donors.

Article
April 04, 2016

News About Small Prior Gifts Prods Reluctant Donors to Give

Fundraisers may gain from mentioning a modest previous donation early in the solicitation process, according to a University of Pittsburgh study.

Article
February 16, 2016

What to Consider Before Raising Money at a Checkout Counter

Find a company that serves a demographic that is similar your charity's, be sure the employees understand your mission, and other important advice.

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