Donor stewardship is what happens in the relationship-building activity and the communication process after a gift has been received.
Fire Starters Blog
Boldness, clarity and wisdom for fundraising professionals
Having an exceptional board can be a hope, and a wish, and dream for many nonprofits.
I work closely with many organizations across the country each year and I often find that the time put into recruiting and orienting new board members is dismally inadequate.
I’m pretty passionate about how staff and board members can work together and in this podcast I dispel some myths about what nonprofit board members should or shouldn’t do.
As we started to make thank you calls to donors one of the longest-serving board members said the four words to never say about thanking donors:
“I can’t do this.”
You already know putting a face on your impact is key to raising more money. And that means having your staff and board share more stories about your impact.
Your board meeting or fundraising committee meeting ends with a buzz. Everyone is excited about the direction things are heading . . .