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How to Know If You'll Be Successful

Larry C Johnson October 16, 2014

Although the outcomes of any given fundraising effort cannot be known with absolute certainty, assessing the probability of success isn't entirely guesswork, either....

How Your Board Can Increase Donations by 39 Percent — Without Asking for Money

Gail Perry October 15, 2014

Personal thank-you calls are a way to put board members to work, even if they're nervous about asking for money. No soliciting required; these are...

Engage P2P Conference Is Next Week

Engage P2P DC logo October 15, 2014

Join FundRaising Success in Washington, D.C., next week for our inaugural peer-to-peer conference, Engage P2P: Redefining Peer to Peer. ...

Donor Communications: Get It Documented! No Excuses

Angie Moore October 14, 2014

How can you understand the communication experience your donors are having if you don't have it all written down?...

Engage P2P: Just 1 Week Away! Register Now!

Engage P2P DC logo October 14, 2014

Believe it or not, we're two full weeks into October, which means the year-end fundraising season is right around the corner - and that ...

Managing Up: 7 Tips to Get What You Need From Your Manager

Jeff Schreifels October 13, 2014

We believe that managers actually need to manage their major-gifts officers. Sadly, the state of management in the nonprofit sector is sorely lacking. It's just...

Infomercial King to Headline Crowdfunding Conference

GCCB logo 2014 October 13, 2014

FundHub 's Kevin Harrington , one of the original "Shark" investors on television's " Shark Tank " will give the keynote address at GCCB2014...

Tips to Keep Your Fundraising Efforts Out of the ER

Larry C Johnson October 9, 2014

Stopping a downward spiral is doable — but not without investing time and effort, and enduring some short-term pain. ...

Do You Invest in Capacity-Building?

Jeff Jowdy October 8, 2014

It takes an investment of time and money and a commitment of focus to achieve transformational fundraising results. But isn't that  what your mission deserves?...

Nonprofit Coach With Ted Hart: Live From BBCON 2014

TedHart October 7, 2014

Ted Hart , CEO of Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAFAmerica) and CEO of P2P Fundraising , and , broadcasts live from...