FUNDRAISER Fund Raiser Fund-Raiser. No matter how you spell it… It all means one thing… Increasing revenue for the organization !. FUNDRAISING. *Fundraising is the biggest challenge non profits face.
No matter how you spell it…
It all means one thing…
Increasing revenue for the organization!
*Fundraising is the biggest challenge non profits face.
*People often wonder if there is a simple formula for soliciting funds, and the answer to that question is, no, there is no easy way that fits all situation because each situation presents its own unique challenges and opportunities. But there are several basic guidelines that might be helpful.
Fundraising for non-profits are handled by Development professionals specializing in…
It doesn’t matter what type of non profit organization you are involved with, one things stands true with them all, fundraising begins at home.
If Board Members expect the community to support their organization, the first thing they need to do is write checks of their own.
Ford Motor Company JPMorganChase
Citigroup Bank of America
GE Foundation Walmart Foundation
Verizon Foundation Wells Fargo
SBC Foundation MBNA
Share your lists of prospects with your team
Raising funds is an investment in the future. You should aim to build a network of funders, many who will start giving smaller on a steady basis and others who will give larger periodic gifts.
When you are turned down, keep trying. No, could certainly be yes-only later. Fundraisers must continue to ask again and again.
Follow up, follow up and follow up…
Fundraising is an art as well as a science. You must bring your own creativity to it...