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The year-end is always rife with trends posts and end-of-year roundups, but here are three that really stood out for me.  These are chock full of smart insights. Read More

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Fundraising organizations know that if they can establish a relationship and loyalty up front, the dollars will come. Even if they don’t, those committed young fans will contribute in all sorts of valuable ways: volunteering to help with the mission-driven work of the organization, recruiting other supporters, amplifying messages and stories online and on social media. Good thing there's a new white paper about all of this as it applies to fundraising! Read More

Thumbnail image for [WHITE PAPER] Steal Like a Fundraiser: Innovations in Cause-Oriented Fundraising for Associations

It's been a wild ride and we're grateful to be part of it. Online community management for the win! Read More

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Really awesome one-day event in Chicago on September 14. Join us!! Read More

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"Applying for grants can certainly sound like an overwhelming task, but it really doesn’t have to be. Breaking grant writing down into achievable steps will help pave the way for your association." Read More

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Are you considering hiring a fundraising consultant? Before beginning your search for the perfect consultant, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with the hiring process. Read More

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Only association insiders have the existing relationships to understand the true implications of such a big corporate buy-out - and this is a small pond and word travels fast. Read More

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If you put text on a website or send emails as a form of business communication from your company, you are a writer. It's time you started acting like one. The web is now everyone’s job. Read More

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If you’re starting a capital campaign, then you know how much work and effort goes into planning a fundraiser of this magnitude. You want all your hard work to result in a successful outcome: reaching your goal. For that to happen, you need to have the right capital campaign marketing plan in place, which should include strategies to attract tech-savvy donors as well as traditional supporters. We’ve compiled a list of five tech-savvy marketing strategies to help you raise more. Read More

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Shouldn't websites be important and valuable? If it is just important, web professionals will be seen as necessary. But if it is important and valuable – and everyone knows its worth – web professionals will become invaluable. Read More