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August 3, 2021

Finish The Summer Strong With Your Nonprofit

Vacation requests, fewer conference invites, sporadic emails—summer tends to be a lighter season for the nonprofit sector. For many people, summer is a chance to slow down and recharge, meaning that the work might slow down, too. This year in particular, HubSpot found that employees across various sectors are starting to unplug and take long-awaited vacations as places start to reopen, leading to an even bigger summer slump. However, fall will be here in no […]
August 5, 2021

Major Gifts: How Two Fundraising Professionals Successfully Made the Ask

Enjoy this spotlighted blog from Fundraising Academy Cause Selling Education If you are not working with individual donors to raise major gifts, it’s time to start. Here’s why… The Pareto Principle states that 80% of your revenue will come from 20% of your clients. With fundraising, that might be more like 90/10. In other words, 90% of your revenue will come from the top 10% of your donors.  The Pareto Principle highlights the need for […]
August 10, 2021

Debunking Myths and Misconceptions About Cybersecurity in Nonprofits

Enjoy this spotlighted blog from Sightline Security When it comes to cybersecurity for nonprofits, the wrong ideas are certainly out there. Now that we conquered some of the confusion surrounding cybersecurity, it’s time to dig a little deeper. For this blog post, I’m going to start with a short personal confession. When I first began to think about cybersecurity in nonprofit and mission-based organizations, I had a lot of assumptions.    Nonprofits don’t need cybersecurity; who […]
August 12, 2021

5 Questions to Ask Yourself to Make Your Donation Page More Effective

Getting website visitors to come to your nonprofit’s donation page is one thing—but getting them to donate is another thing entirely. If you’re wondering how to get more donations online, start by asking yourself the five questions below. We’ll reflect on how well your donation page is working and what improvements you could make starting today. You’ll walk away with some concrete examples of donation pages that do it well, along with some practical pointers […]