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Reverse Board Inaction With Informative Reports 
January 14, 2022 at 11:49 am

During the meeting — and this may be the only activity that happens at the meeting — there will be reports. Sometimes it feels like one report after another with an occasional question thrown-in and some member moving, and then the board votes to accept the report. And then, the meeting is over. Is this what you really signed up for?

Strong Relationships Build Major Donor Fundraising Success
January 14, 2022 at 11:27 am

As a profession, fundraisers constantly spend a great deal of money on training, education and consultants to learn various techniques to improve performance and results. One can never sit on their laurels.

GoFundMe To Acquire Classy
January 13, 2022 at 9:19 am

GoFundMe announced this morning that it has reached an agreement to acquire Classy, a San Diego-based nonprofit fundraising software company.

An Upward Cycle: Fending Off Donor Fatigue With Innovation
January 11, 2022 at 12:25 pm

Donor fatigue is a slow burn. Whether it manifests itself through a dwindling regular contribution, a shift in finances, a loss of inspiration, event support or an unforeseen reason, a once-enthusiastic financial contributor may come to a point where they’re just not as interested as they used to be.

What Do You Do When Donor Money Gets Tighter?
January 13, 2022 at 11:06 am

Donors are starting to find it harder to donate because of their financial situations. Prices have gone up, everywhere, especially caused by the general inflation, higher energy and gas bills, and higher cost of food.