Hannah Berger, M.P.A, began working with Fitz Nonprofit Consulting in the spring of 2016. Since then, she has become an invaluable member of the Fitz Team and my "partner-in-fundraising-crime". Hannah's specialty is as a philanthropy coach to nonprofit staff and board leaders. She pulls on her incredible experience and expertise in working with major donors… Continue reading Meet Hannah Berger, Fitz’s Senior Consultant
One of the fundraising trends we are seeing in the nonprofit sector when it comes to fundraising is the launch of capital campaigns. Part of the reason is due to the positive economy making it the "right time" to conduct a major fundraising campaign because donors are doing well financially. So, when is the right… Continue reading Timing is Everything: When is it the right time to launch a capital campaign?
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It is that time of year again when our email and snail mail boxes fill up for requests for funds to support our favorite causes... or even causes we have never heard of! What makes a letter compelling? There are a couple qualifiers before I get into the technical aspects that make a letter successful.… Continue reading Best Ideas: Year End Appeal
Join Fitz Nonprofit Consulting's Senior Consultant, Hannah Berger, as she talks about Managing Up: Secrets to Stellar Board Engagement at The Hive at the Leichtag Commons on January 17, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am. Cost is $18 (includes lunch)! Sign up here! Details below. As a professional in the charitable sector, chances are you have big goals,… Continue reading Special Workshop: Board Management
10,844 nonprofit organizations within San Diego County 92% have an annual budget under $1,000,000 $18B in revenue brought in my nonprofits annually $6B in total wages to the region contributed by nonprofits 115,344 nonprofit jobs 88% of people in San Diego have public confidence in nonprofits What do the numbers mean? Thanks to the… Continue reading San Diego Nonprofits by the Numbers
Just in case you didn't have a chance to read the full Giving USA Report... here is your cheat sheet highlighting the information you need to know! Highlights of the Giving USA 2017 Report: A total of $390.05 billion was donated to nonprofits in the United States in 2016 – almost an $11 billion increase from… Continue reading Need to Know: The Highlights of the Giving USA Report 2017