A workshop was held for a number of organizations working on child nutrition. We described different lessons and findings from social science research and behavioral economics, which deal with how people really behave.
Did you know that every good non-profit fundraiser is a storyteller? As development professionals, we cast real life stories for donors that excite and intrigue. We show the world as it is, and as it could be, and then ask our listeners/prospects to jump right into the story and take the reins by investing in our vision for the future.
At least, that’s the way fundraising should be. So often, though, we get mired in the details… the time and date of the next event, the prospect universe for our upcoming direct mail piece, the conversion rate for our website “donate now” button… that we forget to dwell in the story.
The story, my friends, is what is most compelling to donors, prospects and volunteers. Every non-profit has a story to tell. If you’re wondering how to paint a clear picture withyour story, here are some tips:
There are several startups that have specifically tackled the non-profit sector, including fundraising startups like Artez Interactive and GiveForward that help both companies and individuals manage their fundraising efforts.
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