Fire Starters Blog
Boldness, clarity and wisdom for fundraising professionals
Crafting your fall appeal so it inspires will make a major difference in the success of your fall fundraising campaign.
Do you worry about the answer to “How much to ask for?” If the answer to this question keeps you from asking for more contributions consider this:
The newly released 2019 Q1 Fundraising Effectiveness Project’s report is a truthful commentary on the status of how our sector is stewarding donors.
Yes, it’s the first week of June, and we’re talking about your year-end fundraising appeals. It’s never to early to start planning.
It’s true, when we’re nervous we tend to talk too much, to ramble.
Asking for a contribution makes most people nervous which causes rambling. Put these together, and we have the perfect storm to make the most common fundraising mistake: talking too much.