The country is getting excited about a national effort to push giving at the end of the year (a crucial time for nonprofit fundraising), and at the chance to speak to younger donors via the social media channels they frequent (as opposed to sending out another mail appeal to sit atop the growing stack on everyone’s kitchen table right now). We’ve seen a lot of posts from our nonprofit friends and clients today urging donors to give, but has it worked?
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Stories of impact speak to donors who give tens of millions and to donors who give $10.
Kate's National Philanthropy Day takeaway: Giving people the opportunity to do what they love and help your mission in the process.
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Here's a peek into what Collinsians are reading and learning from lately.
This week, Philanthropy Northwest held its annual sold-out conference in lovely Walla Walla. Focused on community engagement, there were pre-conference sessions in addition to multiple conference offerings, off-sites, and break out workshops.
We're all hoping for the "one-hit wonder" or the miracle donor to step out of the woodwork to elevate our causes, but Natalie reminds us that if The Beatles couldn't do it overnight, we shouldn't expect to either.
Ever since Seattle’s NBA team departed in 2008, Sonics fans have had a singular focus: Bring Back Our Sonics. You won't believe how similar the Sonics strategy is to that of annual or capital fundraising.
How are you compellingly and creatively “showing”—that is, engaging – your donors? Here are two stories to engage you in this kind of thinking.
A sneak peek at our brand (ha!) new look and messaging.