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It’s Not You, It’s Me: 5 Signs Your Donor Just Isn’t Into You

It happens to the best of us.  A perfect first impression, with all signs indicating that they’re totally into you. Responding to your weekly outreach newsletter, sending a donation during your holiday campaign, and engaging with your content on social media.  Then, the unfortunate happens. After six months, their open rates are decreasing, you haven’t [...]

It’s Not You, It’s Me: 5 Signs Your Donor Just Isn’t Into You2022-02-17T17:07:01-05:00

Love at First Sight: 5 Secrets to Attract New Donors

Do you remember the last time you went out on a first date? It probably took you hours to get ready — from picking the perfect outfit, to styling your hair, and perhaps preparing some discussion topics. Because as cliché as it sounds, you only get one chance to make a great first impression. Attracting [...]

Love at First Sight: 5 Secrets to Attract New Donors2022-02-28T17:04:49-05:00

Romancing Your Donors: 5 Tips to Strengthen the Relationship

Relationships require more attention than one dinner out on February 14th, and so do your donors. It is vital to show your donors love year-round in order to strengthen your donor relationships.   According to Greater Good Magazine, “Research at the National Institute of Health showed that the same area of the brain that is [...]

Romancing Your Donors: 5 Tips to Strengthen the Relationship2022-02-11T11:06:39-05:00

How to Re-Engage Donors That Ghost You

Donor retention is crucial, especially because it is more expensive to seek out and entice new donors, as compared to keeping old ones. When a donor stops returning phone calls and attending events, or stops giving altogether, it can be worrying. Your donor may have ghosted you — ghosting is when a person suddenly cuts [...]

How to Re-Engage Donors That Ghost You2021-10-06T11:35:41-04:00

5 Ways To Show Appreciation For Your Donors

Studies show that first-time donors who receive a thank-you within 48 hours are four times more likely to donate again. There is nearly a 400% chance of them becoming regular donors! Those involved in fundraising know very well that showing appreciation for your donors is more than just a thank you, but it is also [...]

5 Ways To Show Appreciation For Your Donors2021-07-22T12:09:35-04:00

4 Ways to Thank Your Donors

Complete the cycle of giving by thanking your donors. Thank them promptly, so that they know you have received their gift, and let them know how you will use it to further your advocacies. Showing your appreciation fosters a good relationship between your donors and your organization. Most organizations send tokens or gifts to everyone [...]

4 Ways to Thank Your Donors2021-06-25T16:26:57-04:00