At first glance, fundraising writing can seem counter-intuitive, even gimmicky. But it’s also honest, clear, and grounded in time-tested techniques and principles of classical rhetoric.
Make sure that you are putting your organization in the best position for funding.
For many organizations that already struggle just to match last year’s fundraising revenue, the capital campaign is simply a pipedream.
Raise more money without spending extra time or resources
Three simple ways to make direct mail suitable for high net worth individuals.
Nonprofit fundraising is more than making the “ask,” it’s about fostering relationships with your prospective and current supporters. These are the essential features every your database should have in order to achieve just that.
An effective nonprofit leader has thick skin, dirty fingernails, and a good heart.
Step #3: Treat your donors like persons, not investors.
Astute observers of the typical grant-making review process will notice a few simple ways to make their proposals stand out.
Annual reports are incredibly useful in order to feature your organization’s accomplishments and thank donors for their generous support. When well-designed and compellingly-written, they can also be much more than that.