Monthly Giving

Supercharge Sustainer Retention With Face-to-Face Fundraising, Part 2
October 2, 2019 at 11:35 am

Retention. It’s something every single one of us struggles with. And no matter how a new sustainer came on board, the first three months after sign-up are critical to retaining new sustainers. But when it comes to recurring donors acquired via face-to-face, retention becomes even more crucial. 

Supercharge Sustainer Retention With Face-to-Face Fundraising, Part 1
September 26, 2019 at 11:51 am

Face-to-face fundraising is one of the best ways to inspire people to make an ongoing and sustained donation. Keeping the connection with new sustainers and making sure that their gifts keep coming in for the long-term can be a challenge, but it’s solvable.

How Should You Treat Your Monthly Donors on Giving Tuesday?
September 23, 2019 at 10:58 am

As you’re getting ready for Giving Tuesday — or the campaign season starting before Thanksgiving — this question comes up often: Should I include my monthly donors in my Giving Tuesday campaign? 

How Can You Solve the Long-Term vs. Short-Term Struggle?
September 16, 2019 at 12:42 pm

Spoiler alert: It’s not by doing more social media. It’s not by running more events. It’s by focusing on asking your donors to upgrade, to make monthly gifts and leave gifts through their will.

The Power of a Monthly Giving Tick Box on Your Appeals
September 9, 2019 at 12:38 pm

With monthly giving, it’s all about consistency. It’s about a continued and committed focus. It’s about finding ways to build in a monthly giving ask wherever you possibly can. If you’re sending appeals in the mail and you’ve not already done so, consider adding a simple tick box to your appeal. 

How Can We Unconfuse Monthly Donors?
September 3, 2019 at 11:16 am

As a monthly donor, I support many organizations. Frankly, until I sit down at the end of the year to prepare for my taxes, I don’t even know how many great nonprofits I give monthly to.