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How to Raise Up Your Board for Fundraising Success

Is your board actively engaged in the fundraising process? Do they fully understand their role as a board member and the impact they can have in sharing your story with the community? This session will address the important role of our volunteer leadership, and how we as staff can help advance their participation, especially in the area of fundraising. In this course you will: Understand the foundational and […]

Communicating and Applying Evaluation Results

An important step in program evaluation is the effective communication of results to stakeholders. Results can be communicated to a wide variety of audiences ranging from program staff to foundations, corporations, or other funders – and for a variety of reasons (e.g., program improvement, fundraising, and marketing). Once an evaluation is complete and findings have […]

Creating Compelling Messages that Engage Donors and Raise Money

Successful fundraising depends on compelling messages.  Vision, mission, and values statements are essential but are not substantive enough to compel a prospect to give.  Strategic plans are vital, but not compelling to read.  How, then, do we talk compellingly to prospects and donors?  How can we ensure the messages communicated by board and staff members […]