Too Busy To FundraiseWritten by experienced non-profit professionals, Too Busy To Fundraise offers news and tips on fundraising, marketing and communications for newbies and hardened veterans alike.
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Thanksgiving week. Quiet, except on the roads. There, as ever, traffic, multiplies. The political landscape is depressing. Fundraising is struggling. Despite reports that it is flourishing, for smaller, non-basic need organizations, that is very far from the truth. Money given … Continue reading
The other night I was the speaker at a Junior League general membership meeting. My topic was about the fundraising ask. But even before I got up to talk, one of the members gave the best workshop on why asking … Continue reading
Boards. Probably the biggest source of consternation for many nonprofit executives. How to get them? What to do with them? How to get them to do what you want them to do? If I were to compile an FAQ for … Continue reading
All of us in the nonprofit world have heard the mantra that we must run like a business. At lunch the other day, a colleague questioned if that was anything we should even aspire to. Not that we shouldn’t seek … Continue reading