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Tag Archives: major gifts
Me, beating a broken drum. To have a successful fundraising program, you must have a comprehensive fundraising plan. Taking the time to develop such a plan really in worth your while. In an earlier post, I wrote about the value of … Continue reading
Summer is almost half gone. We’re heading rapidly into the fourth quarter, and I’m hearing from a lot of nonprofits that unless things change, they will not meet their fundraising goals. This is nothing new. August usually brings me lots … Continue reading
In the past week, Dr. Dre and music producer Jimmy Iovine donated $70 million dollars to USC. The gift, according to USC publicists, is to create the USC Iovine and Young Academy for the Arts, Technology, and the Business of … Continue reading
When I first started consulting, one of the best consultants I know—Carol Hass—gave me the best advice: Always, she said, meet your clients where they are. Not where you want them to be; not even where they think they should … Continue reading