Fundraising Tips for 2020

A new decade is upon us! I don't know about you, but I am excited for a new year full of new opportunities! Fundraising trends come and go, but one thing always remains the same. Our objective is to build more meaningful relationships with our donors. Here are a few tips to kick-off your strategy for fundraising in 2020: 

  1. Engage all stakeholders. If you know me, you know that my mantra is “Fundraising is everyone’s responsibility.” That does NOT mean that everyone is asking for money. What it does mean is that everyone is invested in the success of the organization’s fundraising strategy. That means every stakeholder is actively advocating for your organization in their personal and professional networks – sharing social media, appeals and event invitations. Tip: Meet with your board members and volunteers once per quarter to touch base and ask what role they would like to play in fundraising.

 

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Strategy That Works! Three tips to increase year-end giving. 

Did you know that developing a dedicated & strategic campaign to engage donors can lead to an increase of 70% in year-end giving? Now is the time to get laser-focused on connecting with your stakeholders. It's not too late! Nearly 1/3 of annual giving occurs in December. Here are three tips to help you maximize your year-end giving campaign:


Get Creative. In addition to the tried and true techniques you've always use, try adding in some new channels or modes of communication. Personal fundraising pages, videos, and text to donate tools can help connect to more of your donors in a way they haven't experienced before. Giving is fun! The ask should be too! 

Be Consistent. Your donors are busy. They will receive a lot of requests over the next few months. Implementing a consistent campaign of impact statements, testimonials and case studies will help them connect emotionally to the impact they are creating through their investment. 

Collaborate. Engage your stakeholders in...

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