If your board members aren’t comfortable asking for gifts, they’re not likely to do it! A good plan to train your board to ask that provides opportunities of many sorts year round will go a long way to easing their discomfort and turning them into effective fundraiser.
See the concluding episodes of our year working with Sarah Weisberg on fundraising for the Biobus. Did she succeed? Find out now!
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Major Gifts Officer, Lauren Phipps has been given a portfolio of more than 200 donors. See how she approaches that challenge and get some tips to make it easier.
When you ask people for donations, can you be yourself or do you have to pretend to be like your donors?
When people of opposite Asking Styles come to appreciate each other’s strengths, they can be the best, most effective teams. Read how Alison Kear and Carlette Mack combine their very different styles.
Want to retain more of your donors? Want to get out of the “I don’t have enough time for real fundraising” blues? Try this super simple and effective strategy.
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