Reaching out to potential donors has never been easier – they’re just a click away. But staying in touch with your donors, fundraisers, canvassers, volunteers and lay committees requires effort to keep your email lists current. Building your list of contacts can only be achieved by growing your email database. A few simple but essential strategies will help you successfully reach out to a new audience and keep in touch with your current supporters.
Like many industries, fundraising has changed rapidly over the last few years. More and more donations are being made on-line and new causes and events are springing up daily. While email and social media make it easier to reach existing and potential donors, staying current with your approach and messaging is crucial. Read on for fundraising trends to know and use right now.
When donors make a gift to a charity, they do so with the hope and trust that the charitable organization will use those funds as effectively as possible. This means avoiding unnecessary online fundraising administrative costs so that the dollars you raise will be maximized for the cause. Thankfully, there are simple steps you can take to lower costs and increase departmental efficiencies, thereby saving your organization valuable money and time.