BRAIN THINKS - 3D

Why Reason Alone Doesn’t Work in Fundraising

You want people to join your email list, donate to your organization, or take some other kind of specific action to support your nonprofit. But no matter how much you explain…

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7 Holiday Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits

Editor’s Note: Brittany Richards from Software Advice reached out to me about guest posting on IG. She is the editorial coordinator for her team, and in this post, she outlines…

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5 Reasons to Have a Halloween Fundraiser

It may seem early to be talking about Halloween, but I’m not bringing it up so you can get dibs on a Batman costume. Your nonprofit should be planning a…

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Better First Impressions: Hotel Lessons for Nonprofits

There was interesting article in the Wall Street Journal last week about how hotels are trying harder to make a good first impression on guests. The first fifteen minutes are critical as…

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Oldie But a Goodie: Thanking Your Donors

Editor’s Note: Recently I got a request to re-post one of our most popular blog posts so far. I find this post to be one of the most informational pieces…

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Last Minute Tips for Your Year-End Appeal

This time of year is overwhelming because of it’s the last push to get those dollars, wrap up those projects, and tie loose ends. And for many nonprofits, this is…