Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits

Author: Ilona Bray
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413319248
Release Date: 2013-08-15
Genre: Business & Economics

Getting tax exempt status for your nonprofit organization is just the first step toward succeeding in your mission ultimately, your nonprofit's effectiveness depends entirely on your ability to raise money. Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits will show you how. Featuring advice and stories from over 40 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists, and more, this edition of Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits offers strategies for raising donations from individuals, companies, and institutions, and covers the tools and staff you'll need to get the job done. Find out how to: -work with individual donors -analyze the donor base -plan special events -solicit grants from foundations and corporations -get media coverage -use the Web to further fundraising goals -start a side business to raise funds Best of all, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits contains expert advice written in plain English, cutting out the jargon and "consultant speak" that's all too common in many nonprofit books. The new edition covers the latest wisdom on online fundraising, including using social networking for fundraising and tips on dealing with the down economy. And you can read up on latest studies on who gives the most and why and the latest tips for "greening" your nonprofit's special events. Plus, you'll get the latest tax figures, guidelines for the new IRS Form 990, and updated resource recommendations and contact information.

Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits

Author: Ilona M. Bray
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413307481
Release Date: 2008

Whether a nonprofit succeeds or fails depends on raising donations from individuals, companies and institutions. Fortunately, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits shows readers how to get the job done. Featuring advice and stories from over 40 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists and more, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits explains how to: • work with individual donors • plan special events • solicit grants from foundations and corporations • get media coverage • use the Web to further fundraising goals • start a side business to raise funds • and much more The book also covers IRS rules and regulations, grassroots strategies for struggling nonprofits, the tools and staffing needed, and dozens of resources that you can take advantage of.Best of all, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits is written in plain English, cutting out the jargon and "consultant speak" that's all too common in many nonprofit books.

Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits

Author: Ilona Bray
ISBN: 1413326633
Release Date: 2019-08-30
Genre: Business & Economics

Especially for new or grassroots organizations, this book is packed with practical as well as legal information covering every aspect of getting financial support for a charitable organization, whether from foundations, individual donors, through special events, crowdfunding, and so on.

Oxford Textbook of Palliative Social Work

Author: Terry Altilio
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 9780199739110
Release Date: 2011-03-28
Genre: Medical

The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Social Work is a comprehensive, evidence-informed text that addresses the needs of professionals who provide interdisciplinary, culturally sensitive, biopsychosocial-spiritual care for patients and families living with life-threatening illness. Social workers from diverse settings will benefit from its international scope and wealth of patient and family narratives. Unique to this scholarly text is its emphasis on the collaborative nature inherent in palliative care. This definitive resource is edited by two leading palliative social work pioneers who bring together an array of international authors who provide clinicians, researchers, policy-makers, and academics with a broad range of content to enrich the guidelines recommended by the National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care.

Nonprofit Meetings Minutes Records

Author: Anthony Mancuso
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413324792
Release Date: 2018-02-21
Genre: Law

Nonprofit? Stay out of IRS trouble with the ultimate corporate housekeeping tool! Nearly 1.5 million nonprofit organizations are busy preserving historic sites, saving libraries, helping the homeless, greening our cities--and so much more. Yet, while some have sophisticated record-keeping systems, most nonprofits are staffed by volunteers who need help running the organization and keeping up a proper--and legal--paper trail. Help has arrived! With Nonprofit Meetings, Minutes & Records, you'll get the all-in-one solution every nonprofiteer needs to hold meetings and document actions taken by board members. Step by step, it walks readers through: calling meetings appointing officers taking minutes making resolutions voting on proposals adjourning meetings working with a lawyer, if necessary, and finding a tax adviser. Nonprofit Meetings, Minutes & Records also provides useful tips and advice on how to do important tasks, such as organizing records, preparing meeting folders, and taking minutes. Plus, all necessary legal documents are included for you to fill out. It's everything you need to keep your nonprofit running smoothly and legally.

Administrative Side of Coaching

Author: Richard Leonard
ISBN: PSU:000065232576
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Coaches and athletic program administrators face a wide array of challenges as they attempt to ensure that their programs are efficient and effective. Difficult decisions are made on a daily basis regarding issues such as facility scheduling, fundraising, travel budgeting, and marketing. Their decisions concerning those and other matters determine a programa s current and future success. The Administrative Side of Coaching: Applying Business Concepts to Athletic Program Administration and Coaching, 2nd Edition, guides future practitioners and current professionals in adapting the tools utilized by todaya s top business managers to assist them in meeting the demands they face on a daily basis. In developing the second edition of this text, author Dr. Richard Leonard, a former coach himself at the collegiate level, updated the concepts of coaching administration to include the most recent business models and applied those theories to the professions of coaching and athletic program administration. While the foundational information from the widely adopted first edition remains intact, this new edition of The Administrative Side of Coaching offers a greater focus on practical application of coaching administration. Updates include new chapter designs, contemporary support references, additional administrative philosophies, and a more comprehensive coverage of the individual topics of coaching administration.

The Complete Guide to Fundraising Management

Author: Stanley Weinstein
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119289326
Release Date: 2017-03-20
Genre: Business & Economics

"The Complete Guide to Fundraising Management focuses on planning, self-assessment, continual improvement and high payoff cost effective fundraising strategies"--

Crash Course in Marketing for Libraries

Author: Susan Webreck Alman
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: IND:30000116781901
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Strategies for the librarian who wishes to develop and implement a marketing plan to bring patrons to the library or to gain support and funding for library programming.

The Money Raising Nonprofit Brand

Author: Jeff Brooks
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118583401
Release Date: 2014-03-04
Genre: Business & Economics

Why commercial-style branding doesn't work fornonprofits—and what does Taking its cue from for-profit corporations, the nonprofit worldhas increasingly turned to commercial-style branding to raiseprofiles and encourage giving. But it hasn't worked. Written by alongtime industry insider, this book argues that brandingstrategies borrowed from for-profit companies hasn't just failed,but has actually discouraged giving. But why does branding—awell-developed discipline with a history of commercialsuccess—fail when applied to nonprofits? The Money-RaisingNonprofit Brand + Website argues that commercial-style brandingis the wrong tool applied in the wrong way to the wrongindustry. Offers a real-world fundraising strategies that work in thenonprofit world Disabuses readers of the dangerous notion that commercial-stylemarketing works in the fundamentally different nonprofit world Written by an industry insider with 25 years of experienceraising funds for many of the most successful nonprofits in theworld Nonprofit fundraising is a fundamentally differentworld—financially, emotionally, and practically—thancommercial marketing. Here, the author explains why commercialmarketing strategies don't work and provides practical,experience-based alternatives that do.

Formula for Fundraising

Author: Diana V. Hoyt
Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.
ISBN: 9781627876568
Release Date: 2019-02-26
Genre: Business & Economics

With Formula for Fundraising, Diana V. Hoyt walks nonprofits through the fundamentals of writing a fundraising plan and explains what to consider for each facet of the plan, making the fundraiser's task easier and the end result more successful. Full of solid, prescriptive advice, Formula for Fundraising contains real-world strategies that work. Designed to energize and empower fundraisers, you will learn how to: • Garner corporate and foundation support • Engage the board in fundraising • Cultivate major gift donations • Manage donor-advised funds • Acquire and retain donors • Secure tribute and corporate matching gifts • Understand generational giving You also will find valuable templates for: • Charitable Gift Acceptance Policies and Guidelines • Donor Recognition Policy • Case Statement • Donor Management Policies and Procedures • Fundraising Plan Formula for Fundraising helps any nonprofit reach its goal and support its mission, unlocking the organization's fundraising potential.

Fundraising Strategies for Community Colleges

Author: Steve Klingaman
Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 9781579227333
Release Date: 2012-04-19
Genre: Education

This book is a co-publication with CASE. Fundraising Strategies for Community Colleges is a hands-on, step-by-step guide to building a million-dollar-a-year development office. Community colleges educate nearly half the undergraduates in America yet receive as little as two percent of all gifts to higher education. Private philanthropy is now essential to the mission of community colleges. In order to gain a fair share, community colleges can rely on this book to deploy strategies effectively used by 4-year colleges. The author, Steve Klingaman, has raised over $40 million dollars for two-year and four-year colleges over a 25-year development career. With its emphasis on planning the work and working the plan, Fundraising Strategies for Community Colleges offers practical advice and concrete steps on how to build a strong advancement team with robust Annual Fund, grants, major gifts, planned giving programs. Topics include: * Strategies used at one two-year college that raised $50 million over ten years * 75 boxed tips on the details that matter most * How to create an institutional commitment to advancement * How to enhance the advancement function * How to build an effective foundation board that gives * How to grow the Annual Fund with sustainable, repeatable gifts * Secrets top universities use to close major gifts * Continuous quality improvement techniques to improve results year after year. Fundraising Strategies for Community Colleges is the only comprehensive development guide to focus on community college fund raising. Written for development professionals, college presidents, board members, trustees, faculty leaders, and other college leadership, this book is an essential, practical guide that fills a critical gap in the market.

Nonprofit Internet Strategies

Author: Ted Hart
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471716198
Release Date: 2005-04-08
Genre: Business & Economics

Nonprofit Internet Strategies offers every charitableorganization the opportunity to analyze their options and selectthe appropriate strategy to integrate traditional marketing,communications, and fundraising practices with their onlineefforts. It is an excellent how-to guide--a practical manual for nonprofitstaff written in non-technical language--prepared by experts in thefield based on real-life experiences and case studies.

How to Write Successful Fundraising Appeals

Author: Mal Warwick
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118573211
Release Date: 2013-05-24
Genre: Business & Economics

Includes Sample Letters, Real World Examples, Style Tips, NewChapters on E-mail, Websites, Social Media, and More... Now in a completely revised third edition, this classic bookshows how to create winning appeals that will realize the fullpotential of direct mail and online fundraising. Written byfundraising guru Mal Warwick, with assistance from Eric Overman,this comprehensive resource gives nonprofit fundraising staff theinformation needed to write compelling fundraising appeals for anymedium. If you follow Warwick's guidelines, your direct mail andonline fundraising campaigns will produce better results, yearafter year. Written in an easy-to-read style, the book is filled withpractical techniques, proven approaches, and illustrative examplesof both successful and unsuccessful appeals based on the authors'wealth of experience fundraising for hundreds of nonprofits.Step-by-step and appeal by appeal, the book shows how to navigatethe fundraising appeal process with ease. To meet the demands oftoday's socially connected donors, this new edition explains how tomesh today's online technologies with direct mail to produceoptimal fundraising results. You'll learn how to use e-mail,websites, Facebook, Twitter, and mobile technology to recruit moredonors and raise more money. The book includes current research ontimely topics such as online vs. offline behavior, online givingstatistics, demographics, and best practices in integratedfundraising. If you're a nonprofit professional eager to master the latestmethods in fundraising, or simply need to write direct mail appealsfor your organization, How to Write Successful FundraisingAppeals will help you hone your skills and create appeals thatwill hit the mark every time.