5 Crowdfunding Takeaways from LeVar Burton

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In case you missed it last week, LeVar Burton, the former host and producer of classic TV show Reading Rainbow, ran a VERY successful Kickstarter campaign called “Bring Reading Rainbow Back for Every Child, Everywhere.” He wanted… Read More

We’ve Found Your Dream Donor

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If a nonprofit organization was on an online dating site, what might their ideal donor’s profile look like? We sorted through donations made to more than 1,000 churches and nonprofit organizations in 2013 and looked… Read More

How to Cultivate Major Donors

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When I first saw the word “cultivate” used to describe building relationships with major donors, it annoyed me. To me, the word “cultivate” sounded like something you do with tomatoes or beans, not something you… Read More

How to Accept Online Donations

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There are tons of articles all over the Internet that cover how to accept online donations. They go over best practices, tips and tricks, updates about new technology… the works. What they don’t often go over… Read More

10 Things To Do With Your Down Time

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Working in the nonprofit industry is hard work. There are donors to court, databases to update, campaigns to plan, events to coordinate… and that’s just before lunch! All that work can mean mental exhaustion, but… Read More