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Put Your Donors First

Donors want to know they’re needed. Giving is a generous act and it makes them feel good, but knowing they have a direct impact on the work your organization is doing makes them feel even better. When writing a fundraising letter, whether it’s an appeal or cultivation...

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“Philanthropy is the engine of possibility.” - Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III, Smithsonian Institution

Nonprofit Storytelling: Comic Book Edition

World Central Kitchen took an innovative approach to their storytelling. . . packaging their accomplishments from the previous year not in an annual report, but in a fully illustrated comic book. “Hurricanes, Hot Meals & Helicopters” shares stories from their...
Put Your Donors First

Put Your Donors First

Donors want to know they’re needed. Giving is a generous act and it makes them feel good, but knowing they have a...

#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

“Philanthropy is the engine of possibility.” - Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III, Smithsonian Institution

#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

"Stories matter. Many stories matter. Stories have been used to dispossess and to malign. But stories can also be used...

#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

"Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic...

Your Donation Page Matters

Your Donation Page Matters

If someone is visiting your donation page, it’s usually not by chance. Ensure your site is fully optimized, branded,...

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#WednesdayWisdom

“If you are not where you want to be, do not quit, Instead reinvent yourself and change your habits.” - Eric...

#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

"Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on." -Louis L'Amour    ...

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#WednesdayWisdom

“Read a thousand books, and your words will flow like a river.” ― Lisa See