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 donor attrition rate

In Kim Klein's article on stopping a subtle decline in donations, she mentions the importance knowing your donor retention and attrition rates. You can figure donor retention (how many you have kept) and atttrition (how many you lost) easily using Fundraiser. 

Both are calculated by taking all the donors you had in the previous calendar year and comparing which of those donors gave in the most current complete calendar year. In other words, which of the people who gave in 2014 also gave in 2015? Expressing that number as a percentage of loss gives you your attrition rate; expressed as a percentage of renewal gives you your retention rate.

...
Continue reading
in Tech Blog 1183
0

EasyBlog Calendar

Loading ...

EasyBlog Tag Cloud

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

Connect With Us

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

Customer Portal Login Form

User Name:
Password:

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