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Fire Starters Blog
Boldness, clarity and wisdom for fundraising professionals
Time and time again I’ve watched organizations struggle with engaging their supporters. The trouble often stems from using boring, ineffective communication. Word choice matters!
How, then, are we, as fundraisers, making it possible for our supporters to live their destiny? What words do you share to allow others to make a greater impact?
The words we choose make a difference. We know this. Why, then, in our fundraising, do we use some of the same, tired phrases and words over and over and over again?
Successful nonprofit organizations keep things simple when it comes to what and how they communicate. To be most effective the top three things every nonprofit. . .
The truth to why your donors stop giving is that they lose interest. They don’t feel their gift matters enough to keep giving it. I recently talked with the team at a large nonprofit and . . .