Personalization

Using Personalization to Build Stronger Donor Relationships
June 19, 2018 at 12:03 pm

Using personalization on direct mail pieces is a great tool for building stronger donor relationships, by showing how much the organization cares about the donor and values the connection that has been cultivated over the course of the relationship...

Personalization Is More Than a First Name in the Salutation
November 8, 2017 at 11:48 am

What does it mean to make it more personal? We don’t mean personalizing salutations, using segmentation or even using behaviorally triggered automated-marketing tools (although you definitely want to do all those things)...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep. 20: Tips for #GivingTuesday Success
October 20, 2017 at 12:05 pm

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: the benefits of seed names in your direct mailings, tips in preparation of #GivingTuesday and the importance of personalizing your nonprofit's communication efforts...

Is Your Nonprofit Ready for #GivingTuesday?
October 11, 2017 at 12:42 pm

#GivingTuesday is right around the corner and presents a unique opportunity for nonprofits nationwide to drive in new donors (both financial and time-based). If you are not familiar with #GivingTuesday, it is a national campaign that begins the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (Nov. 28, 2017) and kicks off end-of-year giving for many people around the world...

DIY Fundraising: What Makes Your Organization Great?
September 28, 2017 at 11:06 am

If there is one question that many nonprofits, especially smaller, younger and generally underfunded organizations forget to answer, it’s this simple question: What makes your organization great? It amazes me how many nonprofits skip right over a value proposition that explains why someone should give them any money...

How Will You Engage Your Monthly Donors This Fall?
September 25, 2017 at 11:32 am

This question comes up regularly, but especially now, as nonprofits are starting to prepare their fall and year-end appeals. Should you or should you not ask your monthly donors for money? The answer is a resounding yes...

Creatively Tell Your Story at Nonprofit Events
September 14, 2017 at 10:01 am

People listen differently when stories are told. Just watch a toddler listen to their favorite book over and over again to know this is true. At the end of your workday, you likely share short glimpses into your day with the stories you tell your family or friends. A well-constructed story is one of the most effective fundraising tools simply because our brains love and need stories to process what we are thinking...

Case Study: Idaho Public TV & ExactAsk
September 13, 2017 at 9:41 am

Personalization is a great way for nonprofit organizations to show donors that they mean more to them than just the check they send in response to their annual fundraising campaign. Using personalization on direct mail pieces is a great tool for building stronger donor relationships, by showing how much the organization cares about the donor and […]

How to Boost Direct Mailing Results
September 12, 2017 at 4:07 pm

Personalization is a great way for nonprofit organizations to show donors that they mean more to them than just the check they send in response to their annual fundraising campaign. Using personalization on direct mail pieces is a great tool for building stronger donor relationships, by showing how much the organization cares about the donor and […]