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.

Tapping the Philanthropic Well

Tapping the Philanthropic Well
Principal Fund-Raising Myth:It’s common knowledge that corporations and foundations give most of the money to non-profit organizationsPrincipal Fund-Raising Truth:

You go where money you think you can get is to be found in the greatest quantities and most of the time that means you look to the individual donor

No fund-raising campaign should ever be started until you have identified the sources from which you will draw contributions. Sources here does not refer to specific potential donors, but to the six categories of donors who contribute money to non-profit organizations. They are:

Continue reading
2502 Hits
Wait a minute, while we are rendering the calendar
overview new leadership relationship tracking upgrade accounting software social media community broadcasting look and feel gift entry annual maintenance plan development director word processor fundraising letters pledges community supported gardens custom page online donations tribute gifts increasing giving amounts National Change of Address data entry targeted mailings announcements charity golf tournaments operating systems moves management mission driven End of Year Letters NCOA processing reports community arts nonprofits the Ask data analysis flash sales donation history donor recurring gifts endowment campaign major gift prospects ROI change of address updating grants merge fields correspondence major donors volunteers corporate sponsors Facebook Reporting to IRS office understanding giving trends Congratulations online donations in honor of donations Groupings Donor Portal nonprofit fundraising building donor relationships In-Kind gifts communications memorial giving data conversion tech tip budget how-to videos volunteering Thank You GivingTuesday password protection PayPal donor loyalty phoning donors user spotlights spreadsheets training tip motivation code donor slip membership benefits board members segmenting donors premiums appeal letters alumni general membership programs donor contact information LYBUNTS grassroots campaign customer portal annual campaign advanced tab updates on site training security product news campaign management case study backing up data donor attrition upgrading donors small donations membersip benefits mode code GoFundMe project solicitors donor recognition monthly giving thank you letters government grants customer service operational costs Codes motivation training add ons event management support happiness welcome packet Excel capital campaign publicity materials features giving levels foundations lapsed donor donor retention rate disaster relief Company culture donor attrition rate fundraising Resiliency tax summary letters

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