X + Y = $

I’m excited to announce that I will be speaking at the upcoming San Diego AFP Luncheon on June 4, 2010 (11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.) on Philanthropy Through a Generational Lens (http://www.afpsd.org/). I will be on a panel with three other wonderful folks: Emily Davis (EDA Consulting), Charlene Seidle (Jewish Community Foundation) and Adam Svet … More X + Y = $

Success Stories

I asked a couple of colleagues to share their success stories with making major donor solicitations. These stories are encouraging and paint a picture of how to build a strong relationship with your donors. Giving from the heart is the essence of major giving. After serving in a volunteer capacity as a member of our … More Success Stories

Show me the money!

Individual major donors are key to any successful fundraising operation. A major gift is defined by the organization and can range anywhere between $1,000 and $1,000,000. To begin soliciting for majors gifts, you need to create a list of donors to solicit. First, pull a list of all donors who have given a one-time or … More Show me the money!