This Month — A Brandraising Twofer
Get ready to say thanks — fast
Haven't thought about how you'll thank your year-end donors yet? Time to sharpen your pencil and get cracking. Joanne Fritz at About.com wrote a terrific piece, "How to Write a Donation Thank You Letter That Seals the Deal" (another version can be viewed here), which offers useful tips on how your letter should be personalized, signed and produced. Fritz says your thank-you letter should go out to the donor within 48 hours of receipt of the gift.