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.

Launching an Annual Campaign

Launching an Annual Campaign

Dear Kim:

I was recently hired by a community health center as the Fundraising Manager to implement the first-ever Annual Campaign. Our organization is over 30 years old and thriving, but it has been funded primarily by patient fees and grants until now. We are working on developing our business identity, including re-designing our logo/tagline and creating publicity materials to use for the campaign. Do you have suggestions of key elements to include as part of an information packet for cultivating donors? My plan is to get samples from other community agencies in healthcare, as well as organizations that are guided by the same values in their work even if different in scope, including policy/advocacy organizations, universities, and environmental groups. We are working on developing content, working off of the Case for Support, but I don’t know the best practice for deciding what to include and how to present it.

Continue reading
4284 Hits
Wait a minute, while we are rendering the calendar
major gift prospects donor targeting features operating systems vacation solicitors Importing Data ticketsales Cloud planning major donors data conversion importing csv tech tip happiness texting donors support user interface case study National Change of Address correspondance Network for Good donor recognition FundRaiser Spark FundRaiser Hosted spare fields spreadsheets data analysis custom page capital campaign welcome packet follow up auction legacy giving operational costs thank you letters announcements corporate sponsors government grants foundations Thank You understanding giving trends how-to videos community broadcasting giving levels fundraising letters board members mailing memorial giving technical support animal rescue advanced tab customer portal event management overview Company culture merge fields gift acceptance policy mission driven Tickles community arts nonprofits online donations budget donor advised funds ROI donor engagement Codes new version Donor Portal large donations campaign raffle New Year brick campaign End of Year Letters community supported gardens motivation Constant Contact Personalizing membership programs holiday giving new features GoFundMe project new nonprofit pledges Volunteer module membersip benefits recurring gifts donor attrition rate targeted mailings appeal letters FundRaiser Basic Congratulations how to handle auction gifts holiday updates segmenting donors planned giving giving history volunteers increasing giving amounts disaster relief training gift notes field social media donor contact information Facebook campaign LYBUNTS entering auction gifts backing up data SYBUNTS relationship tracking Crowdfunding Campaign donor donor slip donor source donor relations grassroots campaign look and feel reports email anonymous donors nonprofit fundraising PayPal holiday letters repeat donors direct mail Facebook letter templates online donations Excel customer service passwords Groupings data entry communications letter #GivingTuesday development director publicity materials merge notes new donors grants password protection appeal security in honor of donations premiums new leadership lapsed donor donor loyalty In-Kind gifts pictures NCOA processing correspondence donor retention word processor general Resiliency ticket sales donor attrition product news mode code change of address updating upgrading donors training tip arts monthly giving Thanksgiving role of nonprofits add ons building donor relationships donor prospects donor profile user spotlights accounting software personalizing letters tax summary letters Snow Birds upgrade donation history adding personal notes to letters annual campaign tribute gifts banquet gift entry Reporting to IRS the Ask phoning donors moves management donor preferences Alternative Addresses small donations Task List donor retention rate salutation motivation code flash sales membership benefits annual maintenance plan fundraising alumni transparency Reminders endowment campaign prospects volunteering charity golf tournaments campaign management GivingTuesday on site training office

Connect With Us

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

Customer Portal Login Form

   

The customer portal is unavailable. If you need support please reach out to support@fundraisersoftware.com Thank you.

 

  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