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Don't Thank Me, Thank My Donors: List on Donor Appreciation

This is the time of year where we stop to smell the roses…and remind ourselves of all that we have for which to be thankful. I try to keep up with

How to Use Novel Writing Tips for Better Fundraising Storytelling

Once upon a time, a beautiful princess (or a handsome prince, take your pick) was planning on throwing a fantastic, successful, money-raising

What Can Political Fundraisers Teach You About Fundraising?

The election is over, and I am sure you can’t wait until you don’t have to hear about it anymore. But I’m not going to let it end quite yet.

11 Things Your Fundraising Needs [Infographic]

Fundraising. Everybody does it, but not everybody does it right. There are over 1 million nonprofits in the US alone. So with all that