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What a workshop and a book in the right hands can do....
Income "more than doubles"
Memphis workers' justice charity sees donations through its newsletter rise, thanks to a few improvements
"I have been meaning to write you for some time to let you know how much attending one of your workshops and following your advice in Keep Your Donors has helped my organization." Read Rev. Rebekah's message.
Breaking hearts, winning minds
This appeal for a "grief camp" goes straight for the donor's heart with emotional hooks galore, a dramatic reply device, and children's art holding it all together. But there are a few missed opportunities, too.
Is your "donor" newsletter for real?
It's quick and simple. 3 seconds maybe?
Arthritis Queensland publishes a donor newsletter. Or do they? See how they (& you?) tripped up.
Selling charitable bequests
Hampton Roads Community Foundation takes to the tabloids to sell bequests
Basic sales strategy: Show the impact of bequests in the community. To view the set.
Tune in at noon EST, November 22
Ahern talks live and online with Ted Hart, "The Nonprofit Coach"
For your listening pleasure: online talk and news radio, with a fundraising bent
Calling all ships at sea. Author, social media expert, and online fundraising guru, Ted Hart, will have me live and online as his guest on Monday, November 22, 2010. To listen in, get full details at the blogtalkradio/tedhart website.