Major Gifts

How to Engage Board Members as Fundraising Ambassadors
May 11, 2023 at 10:40 am

Beyond providing generous financial support, board members can act as fundraising ambassadors. Offering board members a variety of ways to engage with fundraising sets everyone up for success. Here are five opportunities for board members to contribute to their nonprofits’ fundraising efforts.

How to Emphasize Blended Gifts in Your Fundraising
May 10, 2023 at 10:10 am

Historically, major gift officers solely sought donors with the capacity to make major gifts, and planned gift officers focused on prospects with the result being a planned gift. But now, blended gifts are the future of gift planning. 

Should You Solicit Donors With Cognitive Impairments?
April 28, 2023 at 12:33 pm

The average age of donors is 65. An estimated one in nine people age 65 and older has Alzheimer’s disease. If you were in a meeting with a prospective donor for a major or planned gift, what would you do if you did detect cognitive decline?