Consultant and board member, Alexandra Peters, tells of the time she shared … Read More
Consultant and board member Alexandra Peters talks about her misguided ask for … Read More
Asking Matters intern Ravali Ceyyur got her start fundraising by becoming a phone solicitor for her college. But when she decided to start a project to raise relief funds for Japan, she found the courage to ask the college president. He gave her twice what she asked for and the rest of her asks seemed much easier.
Sister Jeanette Lucey inspires us. She and Sister Constance have used fundraising to turn their school in North Philadelphia into a place where the children thrive in an atmosphere of creativity, high energy and learning. They inspire their donors as much as their donors encourage and inspire them.
Duff Batchelder talks about what he has learned in his years as a fundraiser and a consultant about asking. His are strategies are simple and effective. Duff’s humor and energy are contagious.
Consultant Duff Batchelder has a winning way and in this video he describes the chatter that was going through his mind as he made his first ask.
Cindy Kanusher, Deputy Director of the Women’s Justice Center, talks about how … Read More
Dorothy Schwartz talks about how as chair of a fundraising committee she … Read More
Glen O’Gilvie, CEO, Center for Nonprofit Advancement, Washington DC Find out what … Read More
We were counting the days until the launch of our new special event, a stewardship dinner for campaign leaders who had committed over $100k in the form of outright or estate gifts. We were excited about sharing the stories of the donors and their gifts. But several donors, including Jane, declined the invitation to the event.