As you evaluate the administrative expenses of your organization, remember that you’re not operating in a vacuum; why you exist will have a bearing on how you exist.
No matter where we fall in the political spectrum, it’s important for us as fundraisers to keep an eye on the issues and the news so that we’re ready to act when donations might be spurred.
We’re just a few weeks in and already 2017 is shaping up to be a roller coaster of a year. The key for all of us will be to stay on track and keep focused on the work that matters.
The days of nonprofits having control of all aspects of their campaigns are over. Cause minded individuals are now taking the initiative to create their own change.
The peer-to-peer fundraising marketplace has undergone a transformation with momentum rapidly shifting toward individually directed fundraising and “DIY” or independent campaigns.
No matter how digitally savvy you are, if you want to be successful in fundraising you need to come to grips with the fact that fundraising letters work.