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Tuesday, August 25:
Wednesday, August 26:
Donor acquisition can be a daunting task for smaller grassroots organizations. Who has the time, the staffing, or the resources for a donor acquisition strategy when you’re a staff of a few, or none?
We’ve compiled a selection of just a few of the tips discussed during the recent panel discussion Donor Acquisition Beyond Direct Mail:
Southern Exposure has announced round 9 of the Alternative Exposure grant program.
Wednesday, August 12:
Thursday, August 13:
LIVESTREAM Donor Acquisition Beyond Direct Mail
Ten years ago, I received a call asking, "Would you be interested in joining our board?" It would have been helpful to have a list of questions to ask current board members and the executive director before I began this journey.
Tuesday, August 4:
Wednesday, August 5:
WEBINAR Introduction to Finding Grants
Thursday, August 6:
Friday, August 7:
A representative of a local grassroots nonprofit asked a challenging question at a recent event at Foundation Center San Francisco: How can smaller grassroots organizations compete with more established nonprofits to garner the support of funders? Shawn Dove from the Campaign for Black Male Achievement had some valuable advice, which he refers to as the “5 Rs”.
There are two ways you can spot that you’re wasting your time with a bad fundraising strategy. Veteran fundraiser Armando Zumaya discusses identifying the true ROI of a fundraising campaign and developing relationships.