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Increase Matching Gifts for Your Nonprofit in 4 Simple Steps

In my last blog post about matching gifts, I discussed how important it was for an organization to maximize opportunities for matching gifts. After all, any gift is good news, and a matched gift is even better news. I talked about having an evangelist for matching gifts on your staff, someone who know how it… Read More »

How to Launch a Matching Gift Program for Your Nonprofit

Guest Post by Joan Graham Did you know that on average one in ten donors is matching gift eligible, and that approximately half of the Fortune 500 has matching gift programs? Matching gifts are the perfect opportunity for your donors to double, and sometimes even triple their contribution to your organization. Matching gift programs are… Read More »

Best Practices in Donor Acknowledgement

Transcript now available. Saying “thank you” in our work as nonprofit fundraisers is not just important, in many cases, it’s required. This week’s #fundchat is all about best practices in donor acknowledgement. From simple tax receipts to elaborate thank you letters, we’ll talk about the art and the science of thanking our donors for their… Read More »