Today's Featured Blog Posts
Are your politics hindering your fundraising?
"One of the best ways to learn to tell your nonprofit’s story in a way that will resonate with people with a different world view is to be quiet and listen to them. Ask them why they support your charity. Find out what got them interested in the first place. When you meet with them listen to the words they use to describe what you do — especially the words and phrases you don’t normally use yourself." Click here to read the full post.
Yes You Can! With a Plan …
"In life, everyone wants to copy a success. Obama raised tens of millions via the Internet? So can we! The Red Cross received millions in donations via text and social media for the Japan tsunami disaster? Yes we can! Kony 2012 had 100,000,000 views of their 30 minute YouTube video? Then we’ll make a 30 minute video and everyone will watch it too! (Heck - Survivor was the first reality show to succeed? Now EVERYONE has a reality show!) Sorry to burst your bubble: No you can’t! Unless you invest time and money and thought." Click here to read the full post.