Recent surveys suggest that nonprofits with requirements for board member contributions fare best on their fundraising returns. Nonprofits with fundraising—and donating—board members raise more than their counterparts for several reasons.
It’s not just that board members’ donations help them reach their fundraising goals. In fact the effect of board member contributions is more indirect.
Read about why nonprofits with minimum donation requirements for their board members are more successful than others in the article linked below.
Nonprofit Organizations with Active Fundraising Boards More Likely to Meet Goal [Philanthropy Journal]