The Best Practice Fundraisers Aren't Practicing

There are many obstacles to overcome to become a master fundraiser.

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Creating Nonprofit Visual Impact

Hack your nonprofit's "elevator pitch" with visuals to attract donors more quickly and effectively.

 

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How To Win Giving Tuesday

It may seem hard to believe, but #GivingTuesday is almost here!

Now in its fourth year, Giving Tuesday has already become known nationwide as the anti "Black Friday".
Taking place the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Giving Tuesday taps into the backlash against the commercialization of the holiday season that has steadily built up over the last decade.

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The Care & Feeding of Major Donors

However you define them, major donors mean big business for nonprofits.

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Giving Preferences Drive Fundraising Methods

Donors will tell you how they want to give. Your nonprofit needs to listen.

Before I ever began to realize my dream of helping nonprofits become lean, mean fundraising machines, I worked in the marketing department of a large publishing company that distributed to hundreds of markets nationwide.
When I joined the company, they were in the process of converting the advertising for these publications (a.k.a. the business bread-and-butter) from print to digital.

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5 Fundraising Lessons from 2016 Presidential Candidates

While most nonprofits can't enlist the help of Super PACs to raise millions, there are still plenty of fundraising and marketing lessons to learn from the current crop of presidential hopefuls.

According to the Federal Elections Commission, over $400 million has already been raised so far this election cycle by all candidates combined, including Super PAC funds.

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[WEBINAR] Workplace Giving Success Stories

2014 StratusLIVE Online Workplace Giving Campaign Software Success

At StratusLIVE, we understand how critically important online workplace giving campaigns are to the United Way community. That's why we decided to check in with United Ways who had recently implemented StratusLIVE's Online Workplace Giving software.

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Is Your Nonprofit Ready For Mobile Giving?

For donations on demand – go where the money is! 

Donors may have many reasons for choosing to give "on the go" instead of via direct mail, in person, or at their computer.

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