Today's Featured Blog Posts
The Best Fundraising Tip for Today
"Email your supporters now (if you haven't already) and remind them that today is the last chance to make their tax-deductible gift in 2012. Today is the biggest day of the year for online donations, so don't miss out." This is the full post, but you can see it in its original form here.
"… what we should be doing is building relationships that will benefit our organization as well as with our prospects and donors. I know. You've got grants to write, appeals to mail out, events to manage. I'm not knocking those things. They are important, too. But without the relationships with the people who decide on the grants, respond to the appeals, come to the events, you have very little. More to the point — and while I hate to sound crass, reality is reality — some of those people and organizations could be supporting you at much higher levels. But they need to know you better — and you need to know them." Read the full post.