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How to Get (and Keep) Major Donors

It's important to approach major donors the right way—not as ATM machines or with dollar signs in our eyes, but as partners in our mission. Here are five key thoughts in the forefront of my mind as I engage with these potential supporters.

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How to Pick Yourself Up When You Feel Like You’re Not Making a Difference

Let’s be honest here—all of us in the nonprofit space have moments when we seriously question the difference we’re really making. Here’s how to pick yourself up and keep moving forward.

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5 Marketing Trends for 2015 That You Can’t Ignore

Is your marketing strategy so last season? Update your marketing plan and maximize the impact that your dollars make in 2015 with these five significant trends.



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Celebrate Every Month With Recurring Donations

Monthly donations are vital to your organization because they are regular, recurring revenue that you can count on. It’s a lot easier to budget knowing that you have money coming in each month, rather than scrambling to make sure you have enough donations to pay your bills.

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The Five Things Corporate Sponsors Want From Nonprofits

Nonprofits and their corporate colleagues have a codependent relationship. So how can you ensure a successful relationship with your corporate sponsor? Focus on these five key areas.



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A Dollar a Day for Your Nonprofit’s Pay

From the creator of Kickstarter comes a new crowdfunding site specifically for nonprofits called Dollar A Day.

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Are Your Donors Thoughtful or Thoughtless?

How much time do you think your donors put into researching before giving donations? Do they make flow charts? Diagrams? Are there bar graphs involved? Pages of research?