Too Busy To Fundraise
Too Busy To Fundraise, a blog from Janet Levine Consulting, offers insights and information on fundraising, marketing and communications for every one who needs to raise funds for a nonprofit organization.
For over thirty years, Janet Levine has served the nonprofit sector, helping organizations to increase their fundraising capacity and create stronger boards. Starting in 1988 as Director of Corporate Relations for USC’s Engineering School, Janet worked as a front line fundraiser, ultimately becoming VP of Advancement at a public university. In 2007, Janet opened her consulting business. Her many clients have ranged from large to small, representing all areas of the sector. Janet Levine Consulting prides itself on taking nonprofits “from mired to inspired,” better able to fulfill their missions.
In addition to her consulting and coaching practice, Janet is a much sought after presenter at conferences, a regular trainer for such organizations as the Center for Nonprofit Management, Academy Go, and the The Nonprofit Partnership. She teaches three online classes for Ed2Go and has been on the faculty at UCLA’s fundraising certificate program.
Tag Archives: strategic planning
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
I’m sitting here, looking at my “to do” list (really, a flip chart so I can’t pretend I misplaced it), and not wanting to do any of it at all. And so I don’t and then, typically, anxiety attacks, and … Continue reading
Snow. Not what a southern California girl expects to see in the middle of April. But I’m here in Wisconsin and snow has greeted me. My LA winter wardrobe is not up to this, but as we all do when … Continue reading
Intermittently, I’ve been writing about developing a fundraising plan (see https://toobusytofundraise.com/2013/07/29/that-fundraising-plan/, https://toobusytofundraise.com/2013/08/19/studying-your-capacity/ and https://toobusytofundraise.com/2013/08/26/the-lay-of-the-fundraising-land/). The center of this plan is the discussion about the revenues streams that fit your organization and your capacity. There are many, many ways to present … Continue reading