FundRaiser Blog

The FundRaiser Software Blog is an excellent resource for nonprofit organizations looking to learn more about fundraising, donor management, membership management, and much more.

Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in community broadcasting

4 key factors in establishing a successful premiums program for your community radio stationLike many public radio stations, WBJC-FM uses premiums to encourage people to make donations. Also like many organizations, they are ambivalent about using premiums.
Yvonne Allen, Membership Director for WBJC-FM,  states the dilemma clearly: "public radio stations are trying to get away from premiums because they cost money and stations need that money for operating costs," she says. "But we get a lot of contributions and without premiums, I think we wouldn’t get as many."

WBJC-FM has been running a success premiums program for years, and has just  finished another successful fund drive that used 'thank you gifts' to help boost response. They have found that there are 5 key factors to creating a good balance between the costs of the premiums and the incentive they provide to donors. Yvonne shares  those tips here. WBJC-FM is an all classical, user supported station. They use FundRaiser Professional to help manage many details related to their premiums program. 

Continue reading
in Non-Profit Fundraising Tips 4143

EasyBlog Calendar

Loading ...

EasyBlog Tag Cloud

grants tribute gifts membership programs charity golf tournaments word processor on site training community supported gardens Groupings National Change of Address operating systems reports relationship tracking training tip budget spreadsheets data conversion End of Year Letters flash sales donor loyalty major donors upgrading donors increasing giving amounts targeted mailings data entry Donor Portal user spotlights product news new leadership mission driven annual campaign data analysis monthly giving NCOA processing campaign management membersip benefits backing up data online donations corporate sponsors pledges phoning donors donor attrition rate merge fields gift entry customer service support understanding giving trends donation history custom page ROI fundraising letters in honor of donations overview social media add ons accounting software GoFundMe project donor Congratulations Codes premiums segmenting donors donor slip tax summary letters Thank You operational costs memorial giving motivation volunteering Resiliency moves management change of address updating features community broadcasting office government grants appeal letters case study LYBUNTS volunteers Facebook grassroots campaign tech tip alumni development director membership benefits foundations advanced tab In-Kind gifts upgrade solicitors Reporting to IRS communications Excel board members happiness fundraising announcements building donor relationships event management Company culture GivingTuesday updates training publicity materials general the Ask community arts nonprofits thank you letters donor contact information donor attrition small donations nonprofit fundraising endowment campaign customer portal annual maintenance plan donor retention rate lapsed donor correspondence look and feel how-to videos disaster relief capital campaign major gift prospects

Connect With Us

  800-880-3454 ext 3
  Email Us
  Request More Information
      8:30AM-5:30PM CST

Customer Portal Login Form

User Name:

If you are not sure about your Customer User Name, please call 800-543-4131 and we will be able to help you.

Or you have lost your password, Request Password