Forget the stuff, give ‘em information

It started with a post from Oneicity.  Blogger Steve Thomas  claims that major donors stop giving not because they’re mad, but because we don’t give them reasons to do otherwise.  The solution? Right now, before you get into the 4th quarter insanity…help some of your major donors understand the difference they are making. Don’t ask […]

And you thought fundraisers just raised funds

“I couldn’t do what you do, but I’m glad you’re willing to do it.” If I had a penny (okay, make that a dollar) for every time I’ve heard these words, I’d be a wealthy woman. Most people, including church folks, think of fundraising as genteel begging rather than as creating opportunities for people to […]