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How your nonprofit can still be productive this summer

Many businesses struggle to stay productive in the summer. With school out, family trips, new sports, better weather—it’s no wonder you don’t want to sit at your desk. Some businesses go with “summer hours” but we all know that’s a bit more challenging in the crazy nonprofit world. Instead of […]

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Ways to milk your content for all it’s worth

It goes without saying your nonprofit needs ways to save money. However, this does not mean you should avoid spending it, it means you have to be even wiser about ensuring your investments pay off. Given that content marketing is an expensive endeavor, we believe in its power and can’t have […]

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4 creative ways to improve your nonprofit social media presence

If you’re a nonprofit, aren’t you supposed to not ask for money? In an ideal world, that might be true, but the reality is that nonprofits are constantly tackling the subject of fundraising hoping they don’t sound like car salespeople. Not to mention that rounding up volunteers is sometimes like […]

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Donor lead scoring: How to focus your fundraising outreach efforts

It’s likely your nonprofit is casting a wide net to find the perfect fit as supporters of your organization. However, we’d all rather spend our precious time communicating with supporters that are an ideal fit. For example, a dreamy donor would likely be someone who feels passionate about your cause, […]

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Is it time for your nonprofit to invest in a CRM?

For starters we should put this out there: we can’t answer the question above for you. Only your team knows where you’re at when it comes to bringing in new donors and managing current contacts. Only your team can assess whether or not a CRM tool is worth its weight […]

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5 tactics for turning one-time donors into repeat donors

Many nonprofits show appreciation to repeat donors. First-time donors, however, can be met with little more than an automated thank you email. Feeling a lack of appreciation, these first-time donors may be reluctant to donate again. A common reason is that nonprofits want to devote their resources and attention to […]