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.

What are "DAFS"?


Dear Kim,

I am an inexperienced board member for a small tutoring program. We had a guest speaker on fundraising that someone arranged for us and he went on and on about DAFs and how we should find donors with DAFs. Each of us on the board thought the others knew what he was talking about but afterwards it turned out none of us knew. Do you know? We felt stupid that we didn’t ask him and now we have renamed our board Daffy and the Dumbclucks.

Continue reading
1596 Hits
Wait a minute, while we are rendering the calendar
GoFundMe project how-to videos pictures volunteering holiday giving email updates accounting software salutation spreadsheets tech tip donor retention online donations gift entry training donor prospects Alternative Addresses in honor of donations In-Kind gifts data analysis community arts nonprofits arts thank you letters direct mail SYBUNTS merge notes mailing ticket sales major donors premiums Thanksgiving donor advised funds spare fields Importing Data letter corporate sponsors general follow up donor preferences Company culture Congratulations donor engagement custom page motivation code nonprofit fundraising endowment campaign passwords change of address updating technical support segmenting donors personalizing letters giving levels customer service correspondence case study Facebook campaign donor source budget merge fields FundRaiser Spark campaign management password protection NCOA processing new leadership event management LYBUNTS Excel Personalizing planning pledges PayPal increasing giving amounts Cloud flash sales on site training ticketsales repeat donors capital campaign customer portal Constant Contact welcome packet support targeted mailings FundRaiser Basic training tip banquet user spotlights donor attrition importing csv lapsed donor building donor relationships Groupings National Change of Address large donations add ons social media mode code board members holiday letters moves management donation history phoning donors membership programs upgrade fundraising letters texting donors grassroots campaign recurring gifts auction Crowdfunding Campaign ROI fundraising communications adding personal notes to letters donor slip giving history upgrading donors donor attrition rate Snow Birds gift notes field membership benefits donor community broadcasting community supported gardens Resiliency data conversion Codes donor contact information advanced tab legacy giving FundRaiser Hosted annual campaign relationship tracking GivingTuesday overview new nonprofit new version role of nonprofits new features charity golf tournaments foundations annual maintenance plan memorial giving Donor Portal campaign reports how to handle auction gifts office Thank You New Year disaster relief holiday major gift prospects donor profile backing up data entering auction gifts donor recognition monthly giving look and feel brick campaign operating systems understanding giving trends security Reminders raffle government grants small donations data entry transparency Reporting to IRS tax summary letters letter templates appeal letters solicitors End of Year Letters operational costs animal rescue mission driven anonymous donors the Ask Volunteer module development director gift acceptance policy volunteers membersip benefits Task List correspondance Facebook user interface features happiness donor targeting planned giving appeal new donors publicity materials alumni Network for Good word processor prospects motivation grants product news donor loyalty #GivingTuesday donor relations donor retention rate online donations announcements vacation Tickles tribute gifts

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