Non-profit Fund Raising Advice

Articles on fund raising packed with great tips for getting publicity, recruiting volunteers, and more. Lots of how-to information and fund raising tips. Includes several guest articles on raising money for nonprofit capital campaigns.

Fund RaisingFund Raising Management – How to organize your fund raising capital campaign. Tips on maximizing capital campaign contributions through proper fundraising management.

Planning A Charity Golf Tournament – How to raise more funds with a charity golf event – Tips for planning a charity golf tournament – Publicity, prizes, pledges and planning ahead are crucial.

Organizing Charity Events – Advice on how to organize a special charity event for your nonprofit – Organizational tips and planning suggestions.

Donor Recognition – How to use donor recognition to increase your capital campaign results.

Six Fundraising Ideas For 2006 – Tips to improve fund raising results at your non-profit organization in 2006 or anytime.

Get Organized – Ten simple organizational tips for getting your fund raising organized.

Fundamentals – How to increase community awareness of both your organization’s need and your fundraising offering, thereby boosting your results.

Fund Raising Truths – Description of what is at the heart of every fund-raising campaign from master fund-raiser Tony Poderis.

Mission Statement For Fundraiser – How to create a mission statement for a non-profit fundraising organization – Great organizational fund raising mission statement advice.

Publicity Tips – Simple methods to get your fundraisers well publicized – Publicity is the key to successful event fundraising.

Getting Media Coverage – How to get media coverage for your non-profit group, charity auction, or fundraising event.

Fundraising Successfully – Fundraising tips on how to raise funds successfully for your group’s next fundraiser.

How To Write A Fundraising Letter – Advice and tips on what works and what doesn’t.

Thank You Letters – Seven tips on writing fundraising thank you letters, notes, or doing simple donor recognition phone calls.

Capital Campaigns – Capital campaign strategies for non-profit groups to increase their donor base.

Return On Investment – Three ways to improve your fundraising ROI – Return On Investment – Spend funds wisely to maximize your fund raising.

Non-profit Fund Raising – Best non-profit fund raising strategies – Organizational tips for nonprofit fundraising – Four ways to improve your results.

Nonprofit Fundraising – What the best strategies are for non-profit fundraising and how any nonprofit group should raise funds.

Fundraiser Preparation – Everything you need to know about getting ready to raise funds.

Advance Planning – More from the series on Preparation about the importance of planning ahead.

Advance Planning: Part 2 – Additional specifics about what needs to be done ahead of time.

Business Focus – Continuation of the Preparation series about focusing on the business aspects.

Written Documentation – More from the Preparation series about why you need written documentation.

Recruiting Volunteers – Preparation tips about the best ways to recruit volunteers.

Communication – Final piece of the Preparation series about the best ways to communicate your need.

Follow-up – Describes the importance of fundraising follow-up and its impact on your future fund raising success.

Common Mistakes – Excerpt from Fundraising Success on fundraising mistakes and how to avoid them.

Major Gift Plan – Details on how to structure a donor campaign and conduct a major fund raising gift plan from the University of Tennessee.

Charitable Giving Tax Law – Describes how recent changes to estate tax law will effect charitable giving by wealthy donors.

Location – A good fundraising location can generate big profits – How to find the best locations and work them for maximum profits.

Fundraiser Preparation – Everything you need to know about getting ready to raise funds.

Advance Planning – More from the series on Preparation about the importance of planning ahead.

Advance Planning: Part 2 – Additional specifics about what needs to be done ahead of time.

Business Focus – Continuation of the Preparation series about focusing on the business aspects.

Written Documentation – More from the Preparation series about why you need written documentation.

Recruiting Volunteers – Preparation tips about the best ways to recruit volunteers.

Communication – Final piece of the Preparation series about the best ways to communicate your need.

Political Fundraising Online – Effective ways for political candidates to leverage the power of the Internet to win an election at the local, State, or national level.

Nonprofit Website SEO – How to improve your nonprofit website to attract more visitors, build your donor base, and get your message to a larger audience.

Fundraising Safety – How to put a safety focus in place in your youth group fund raising program.

Internet Fund Raising – Caveats concerning raising funds online from a fundraising professional – Tony Poderis on the pros and cons of non-profit Internet fundraising.

Internet Fundraising – Three examples of Internet fundraising websites – Check out SolvePoverty, SmartMall, and PermaWorld.

Hiring A Professional – FTC advice on hiring a fundraising professional for your fund-raiser.

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