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From managing boards to fundraising, we have been on those same journeys, so we aim to serve you from our years of experience with faith-driven initiatives. We are here to equip, encourage, and partner with you.
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Donor Development Resources
Donor development includes prospecting, major gifts, complex asset gifts, and planned giving. We equip you through consultations, how to have donor conversations, and we assist in facilitating major gifts.
Sometimes you need a guide to show you the way. That is why we are here. You will find key guides and templates here to help as you work out your development strategy.
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Conversations from our thought leaders
How Do You Measure Your Ministry’s Impact?
Donors and stakeholders of any organization want to know their investment is reaping a harvest. In order to demonstrate success, your ministry must use a variety of metrics to show its impact. With so many different key performance indications (KPIs) available to you, what is the best way to communicate the impact of your ministry to stakeholders? Here is my recommendation: begin at the end. One year from now, what story do you want to tell? If you are writing your annual report, or you are on the phone with a major donor, what numbers indicate results? Be sure you…Read More
Four Keys to a Development Culture
Over the past month, I have had several interactions with many service providers – a contractor, a design firm, two hospitals, several physician offices, a specialty retailer, and the list goes on. Suffice it to say, it has been a busy month. Almost immediately, after interacting with one of these businesses, I get a feel for its culture. I can sense whether they value teamwork, communication, and coordination, or if there is a bit of a siloed mentality, departmentalized thinking, and less fluid communication. These elements of culture have a way of overflowing into all aspects of business. What does…Read More
Four Ways to Clarify Your Message
The number of nonprofits has more than doubled since 2002. When you take into account the stagnant giving and impact of the 2017 tax law, we find ourselves in an increasingly crowded pool of charitable organizations. Not only do donors receive twice as many requests from nonprofits, but between social media and the constant bombardment of advertisements and commercials, donors face an increasing amount of excess noise. So how do you set yourself apart? How can you cut through the noise and ensure donors are hearing and fully grasping your message? Clarify your message. I think one of my biggest…Read More