Monthly Archives: July 2016

Tips to Encourage Repeat Donations

According to Network for Good, 60% of donors don’t make repeat donations to the same organization. Don’t be a statistic! Enhance the donor experience and encourage your first time donors to make recurring contributions to your organization. Timeliness Processing Manage the donation receipt process with care and precision. Accurately logging and capturing the data into… Read More »

6 Steps to Creating a Successful Volunteer Program

Most nonprofit organizations rely heavily on volunteers to run their organization effectively. Having a solid program that attracts and retains volunteers that believe in the mission of the organization is key.  Follow these 6 steps to implement, or improve, your program. 1. Create a Job Description Even though the position is a volunteer one, it… Read More »

The Power of Donor Stories

It’s common practice to share stories of the impact your organization has made with l donors. It is a great way to emotionally involve donors and give them a better understanding of what and where their donation is going. Although the stories aren’t always as compelling, organizations should also utilize donor stories as part of… Read More »

Navigating Your Next Networking Event

Whether you are hunting for a new job, marketing your company’s services or simply looking to increase your circle of business contacts, attending a networking event can help.  Once you’ve invested the time to identify the event you want to attend and registered for it, you will want to ensure your time (and money) has been… Read More »