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4 Mistakes Non-profits Make When Crafting Their Own Fundraising Appeals | Sumac Non-profit Software

4 Mistakes Non-profits Make When Crafting Their Own Fundraising Appeals | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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From Excel to Sumac: A Montessori School Transforms How They Operate | Sumac Non-profit Software

From Excel to Sumac: A Montessori School Transforms How They Operate | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
According to Emily May, the Office Manager, before they had Sumac, they were using Excel spreadsheets for all of their operations, which meant everything was done manually, took a lot of time, and common operations like searching and performing a mail merge were nearly impossible.
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The Science Behind Good Storytelling | Sumac Non-profit Software

The Science Behind Good Storytelling | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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What You Don’t Want to Miss in Your Communications Strategy | Sumac Non-profit Software

What You Don’t Want to Miss in Your Communications Strategy | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
Today, we live in a world filled with marketing clutter. In the 1970s, marketing professionals said we were exposed to approximately 500 ads per day. Those experts say that today we are seeing at least 5,000 ads per day, a ten-fold increase. Marketers are constantly working to break through the noise and non-profits need to remember it is essential to be doing this on a daily basis.

In order to make the most of your marketing dollars, it is important to couple your objectives with the overall strategies of your organization.
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Non-profit Strategic Partnership: the Sharing Economy | Sumac Non-profit Software

Non-profit Strategic Partnership: the Sharing Economy | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
When planning media campaigns, fundraising events and volunteer initiatives, you should consider tapping into the power of the “sharing economy” through your strategic partnerships.

The sharing economy partners unexpected entities based on needs and surplus. Shared values and communities are traditionally crucial to partnership fit. However, these factors are no longer the key glue binding successful partners.
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Nonprofit Receives Award for Excellence in Fundraising, Credits Sumac With Helping | Sumac Non-profit Software

Nonprofit Receives Award for Excellence in Fundraising, Credits Sumac With Helping | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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The Ultimate Fundraising Softwrare

The Ultimate Fundraising Softwrare | Fundraising | Scoop.it
Easy-to-use, affordable CRM for non-profits. Fund-raising Software, Membership Software, Volunteer Software, Ticketing Software, Donor Management Software, more
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Why Your Non-Profit Needs A Content Marketing Strategy | Sumac Non-profit Software

Why Your Non-Profit Needs A Content Marketing Strategy | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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MUST SEE VIDEO: Why Don't You Have a Monthly Giving Program Yet!?

MUST SEE VIDEO: Why Don't You Have a Monthly Giving Program Yet!? | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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Experts have been telling you for decades to start a monthly giving program.
In this short, funny video, they come clean about how they feel when you ignore their advice, and tell you one more time why you must start a monthly giving program today!
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15 Ways to Raise Funds for Your Non-profit | Sumac Non-profit Software

15 Ways to Raise Funds for Your Non-profit | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
In 2013 American Charities raised $335.17 billion using different methods.The lion’s share, about 72%, came from individuals, much of it offline but approximately 6.4% online. Donors used many methods ranging from Direct Mail to checkout counters.Let us look at some of these methods in more detail:
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Clever Tactics for Gaining Monthly Donors | Sumac Non-profit Software

Clever Tactics for Gaining Monthly Donors | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
The true value of monthly donors is undisputed. Securing just 30 monthly donors at $20 per month may generate only a monthly revenue stream of $600, but over the next 12 months their contributions will add up to $7,200. And time, effort and expenses are saved because there is no need to keep sending repeated “asks”. The “lifetime value” of any of these donors who may continue to donate for 5, 10 or even 20 years can be a huge bonus.
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A Brilliant Holiday Fundraising Letter that Generated 875% ROI | Sumac Non-profit Software

A Brilliant Holiday Fundraising Letter that Generated 875% ROI | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
This holiday appeal was created by The Good Neighbour’s Club and the results were amazing! We hope it will inspire you to think outside the box this year.
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6 Email Marketing Tips for the Holidays | Sumac Non-profit Software

6 Email Marketing Tips for the Holidays | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
For many nonprofits, the holidays are when they receive the bulk of their donations for the year, and email marketing is one of the main drivers of giving. So, to help you excel at fundraising this holiday season, here are some tips for email marketing:
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Survey Says Most Non-profits Don’t Know Their Donors | Sumac Non-profit Software

Survey Says Most Non-profits Don’t Know Their Donors | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
I recently read that most charities really don’t know much about their donors. Many are guilty of a very serious blunder: they only talk to their donors when they need money. They treat donors like ATM machines.
Imagine if the only time you spoke to your neighbour was when you needed to borrow sugar or a lawn mower. How often would they continue to talk to you or consider you a friend with this kind of behaviour?
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5 Hurdles Your Direct Mail Package Must Overcome to Get Opened | Sumac Non-profit Software

5 Hurdles Your Direct Mail Package Must Overcome to Get Opened | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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Nonprofit Online Fundraising: Does Your Organization Pass the Test? | Sumac Non-profit Software

Nonprofit Online Fundraising: Does Your Organization Pass the Test? | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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5 Signs Your Nonprofit Needs to Stop Using Excel and Get a Database! | Sumac Non-profit Software

5 Signs Your Nonprofit Needs to Stop Using Excel and Get a Database! | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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5 common frustration with using Excel as a donor management tool. 

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When to Use Impact Data For Higher Response Rates – New Research | Sumac Non-profit Software

When to Use Impact Data For Higher Response Rates – New Research | Sumac Non-profit Software | Fundraising | Scoop.it
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