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Major Donor Conversation Starters: "What Are Your Impressions?"

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People often ask us: "What do I talk about when I meet with…

A Look at Post-COVID Fundraising for 2021

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What is the outlook for post-COVID fundraising? There's good…

Capital Campaign Planning: A Mistake-Proof Checklist

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Many organizations are either planning a capital campaign,…

Five Ideas That Will Make Asking Much Easier and More Successful

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We all know that major gift fundraising comes down to the…

(MG Series #6) How to Secure a Transformational Gift

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We all dream about transformational gifts. Those are the…

(MG Series #2) How to Save Time Cultivating Donors and Move to the Ask Quickly

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Happy Weekend! We thought you’d be interested in this topic…

Don't Forget to Approach Your Major Donors for Year-End Gifts

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We all know that year-end is the most productive time of…

What’s Haunting You About Your Capital Campaign?

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If your organization is running a capital campaign right…

Three Ways Our Current Environment Opens Unique Opportunities for Fundraising

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We know our current environment presents challenging times.…

Step Up Your Ask With These Proven Strategies

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We are coming up on year-end and, as usual, there is one…

How Will We Cultivate Donors This Fall?

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“Cultivate donors.” I bet you’ve heard that before.  But…
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Report: Biggest Challenges to Major Gift Fundraising Success

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Nonprofits clearly see the potential that major gift fundraising…

How to Drive Major Donors Away and Kill Off Your Major Gifts Program

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Hint: Your donor says to you, "I'm not an ATM." Have you ever…

Gail's Guide to Brilliant Major Gift Cultivation Events

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You’re having events all the time – to open doors, make friends,…

39 Provocative Tips From #AFPICON That Will Make You A Smarter Fundraiser in 2014

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The International AFP Conference in San Antonio this week…