3 Effective Donor Retention Strategies for Small Nonprofits

Maintain your donors for a successful nonprofit.   Most small nonprofits can scarcely afford to lose any donors from one year to the next, given the expensive and time-consuming effort that donor acquisition represents. In turn, it makes sense for nonprofits to focus on donor retention to save Read More

Understanding Why and How People Donate

How the public gets motivated to give.   As a nonprofit owner, you rely on donations to keep your operations running smoothly. As such, you’ve probably thought a lot about what motivates people to donate their hard-earned income to a charitable cause. Understanding their motivations can help Read More

How to Keep Your Email Subscribers Engaged

Improve your email marketing strategy.   When your nonprofit sends out emails to interested parties, you may see a variety of responses each time. Although that is normal, if your email list gets smaller and smaller, you need to stop and rethink what you’re doing. Having more people unsubscribe Read More

3 Tips for Maximizing Association Membership

Targeting membership retention.   Does your association rely on membership sign ups? If so, you will understand how valuable it is to target membership engagement and encourage others to support your cause. Although no association is the same and there isn’t one universal strategy, most Read More

2 Ways to Use Infographics to Recruit Volunteers and Tell Your Nonprofit’s Story

Get creative online with infographics.   Sometimes, visuals can speak louder than words. When it comes to your nonprofit, you want to be sure you’re sparking emotion and empathy in each post, encouraging followers to support your mission. To help put your nonprofit out there and stand above the Read More

Best Practices for Converting Volunteers to Donors

Don’t miss the opportunity to turn your volunteers into donors.   It’s not uncommon for nonprofits to look at volunteers and monetary donors differently. Both provide tremendous value and allow an organization to reach goals and obtain its mission. Often, nonprofits will target these donor Read More

Tips for Recruiting Volunteers this Winter

Attract valuable volunteers this season.   Even though spring is right around the corner, winter isn’t over yet. With warmer days ahead, people are potentially thinking about doing more with their time. As a nonprofit owner, it’s essential that you leverage the right tools to reach out to Read More

What Types of Fundraising are Right for Your Organisation?

Narrow down the best fundraising method for your nonprofit.   Whether you’re just starting out or have been doing this for years, you know that your nonprofit relies on fundraising and regular donations. Perhaps you have a tried-and-true method of fundraising. Perhaps things have slowed down Read More

Elements of Nonprofit Disaster Preparedness Planning

Preparing your nonprofit for the worst.   Disasters can come in a variety of forms and sizes – and at a time when you least expect it. While hurricanes and flash floods can be devastating, all it takes is a minor incident, such as a burst pipe, to cause a nonprofit to stumble. Because we’re so Read More

Insurance and Policy – What Should Your Nonprofit Consider?

Safeguard your nonprofit with reliable insurance coverage.   Small nonprofits are small businesses, even if their primary objective is not to generate a profit. As such, nonprofit owners should ensure that their organizations have the right insurance coverage in place. No two nonprofits are Read More