‘Hand-Me-Downs’ is a new Clairification School feature, based on my lifelong of borrowing, sharing, recycling and upcycling. Why reinvent the wheel when someone already invented a perfectly good one?! I’ve found there are very few new ideas in the world. When I come across a good one, I like to borrow it. I urge…Details
With the year-end quickly approaching, now is the time to plan ahead to take full advantage of the last couple weeks of December. Why? This is your last opportunity to make one final push to hit your annual fundraising goals! And, guess what? People are super receptive at this time of year. If you’re mostly…Details
For fundraisers, December is a marathon of appeals, posts, thank-yous, events, and all the other tasks associated with the busiest month of the fundraising year. For donors, it’s equally chaotic. Family, friends, work, holiday planning, and parties crowd their schedules. Advertisements clog up their email inboxes and news feeds. They receive multiple appeals from multiple nonprofits looking to capitalize on holiday generosity.
What can you do to stand out from the crowd?
Well, we have a few suggestions, and all of them boil down to one thing:
Make your donors feel amazing about supporting you!
Here’s how — with some specific suggestions.Details