10 Ways to Engage Your Community
One of the keys to good community involvement is “never missing an opportunity.” If there are people willing to come alongside your nonprofit and help raise money or visibility, finding a way to support their enthusiasm (without investing a disproportionate amount of time and energy) can be a real win for your program. And an extra benefit — engaging the community is a great reason to get out from behind your desk on a beautiful afternoon.
Pamela Barden is the creative juice and the copywriting machine behind PJBarden Inc., a consulting firm focusing on helping small to midsized nonprofits. You can follow Pamela on Twitter @pjbarden
Pamela Barden is an independent fundraising consultant focused on direct response. You can read more of her fundraising columns here.