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Crisis? What Crisis?

Crisis? What Crisis? Phone call after phone call, text after text, I am compelled to write a blog post in response to the impact of the COVID19 virus on the world of philanthropy. As a professional fundraising consultant, I’m drawn to thinking about philanthropy at large in order to deduce solutions to the situation. National…

Increase Communications: Email Template (Responses to COVID-19)

Increase Communications: Email Template Responses to COVID-19   These are unprecedented and confusing times. In the past week nonprofit leadership and advisors have given recommendations to show empathy, increase communications, leverage technology, and stride forward with fundraising plans. A wonderful post about principles for fundraising during the time of the Coronavirus by CCS is linked…

Making The Ask: The Five Fundamentals Of Fundraising

There is an art and science to fundraising. Knowing what to say and how to say it is not an easy task for anyone doing a fundraising event. In this brief but insightful episode, host, Lindsay Simonds, breaks down the fundraising fundamental five of making the ask. Lindsay’s great tips will bring you the clarity…