It's January and hopefully you are coming off of a successful year-end giving season and that you made (or surpassed) your goal. Now it is time to report to donors on how their money is being put to good use. We call it "stewardship" in the fundraising business. Many nonprofits utilize Annual Reports to show… Continue reading Sample Annual Report: It’s That Time of the Year
Recently, I have been working with the missions team at my church and helping individual missionaries fundraise for their work. While I know very little about missions fundraising, I do know some extraordinary missionaries who helped me with great ideas for fundraising. I owe a BIG thank you to Rachel (pictured below with me) who… Continue reading How to Fundraise as a Missionary
On Sunday, I went on a 6-mile hike up Iron Mountain with these fun folks: The hike was a clever fundraiser for an international organization supported strongly by two of my friends: Cindy and Tim Stallo. Led by Cindy, we all climbed the 3 miles to the top of the mountain, enjoyed the beautiful vistas… Continue reading Go Take a Hike!