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Specific tools and techniques to support fundraising, including things like auctions, sweepstakes, telefundraising, mobile and corporate partnerships


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Build It and They (Really) Will Come

F. Duke Haddad September 19, 2014

No matter how distinguished your position, when it comes to special events ... sometimes you still have to move tables....

3 Steps to Year-End Fundraising Success

Pamela Barden September 18, 2014

When fundraising works, it's often because someone took the time to do the "usual" just a little bit better....

Engage P2P Spotlight: St. Baldrick's Foundation's Peer-to-Peer Head-Shaving

Joe Boland September 18, 2014

By now, anyone in the fundraising sector knows about the St. Baldrick's Foundation and its head-shaving events to raise money for childhood cancer research....

Engage P2P Spotlight: Getting Started With Independent Fundraising Events

Engage P2P DC logo September 16, 2014

In a little more than a month, FundRaising Success hosts its brand-new conference, Engage P2P: Redefining Peer-to-Peer Fundraising . We have a wonderful lineup...

Not all Videos Are Created Equal

Angie Moore September 9, 2014

Learning from the 'I Will What I Want' campaign...

Engage P2P: Keeping it Lively Right Up to the End

Margaret Battistelli Gardner September 9, 2014

If your organization does P2P fundraising — or if you wish it would — I hope you'll join us in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 21....

What's Wrong With Innovative Fundraising?

Willis Turner September 8, 2014

Raising revenue in a steady, somewhat predictable way is what allows an organization to accomplish its mission....

Yes, There Is a Challenge With the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Angie Moore September 2, 2014

Here's the good, the bad and the real opportunity of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that has taken on a life of its own and...

Gamification: Incentivize Your Constituents to Act

ProSpeak September 2, 2014

"Gamification" is one of those buzzwords that makes its way around the nonprofit and marketing worlds every so often. Maybe you've thought about it...

You Know You Have to Ask but for How Much?

FS0114_Pitman_M September 2014

Wouldn’t it be great to have some objective way to mechanically ask new people for a gift? We could just “know” that we’re asking the...