Are these dates on your nonprofit’s marketing calendar? Discover creative ways to connect with your supporters on these special days through social media.Continue reading Start Planning Now: 6 Days For Nonprofits to Connect With Supporters on Social Media
What trends will impact nonprofits this year? Lynn M. Gaumer, J.D. and our team of strategists discuss three that will be important for nonprofits to embrace in 2023. Continue reading The Future of Fundraising: 3 Trends That Will Impact Nonprofits in 2023
Many of you are busy planning your fundraising activities for the year: crafting the strategies you’ll use and tactics you’ll deploy to acquire more donors, retain the ones you have, and close more gifts. One critical component of your success relies on an aspect that sometimes gets overlooked—your messaging. What should your donor messaging focus on to be successful? Continue reading How, What or Why? Your Nonprofit’s Donor Messaging Should Focus on This.
What’s the best planned gift to promote to your donors in 2023? The CGA! Our Senior Gift Planning Consultant, Lynn M. Gaumer, J.D., tells us why and gives us details on some new opportunities it has to offer.Continue reading And The Winner is: The Award For Best Planned Gift of 2023 Goes To…
If you missed any of our webinars or would like a refresher, here are the five highest-rated presentations to enjoy.Continue reading Top 5 Webinars: Do Your Job Better With Advice From These Fundraising Experts
The president just signed new retirement plan legislation into law, commonly called Secure 2.0, the new legislation builds on SECURE Act of 2019. It aims to further expand Americans’ ability to save for retirement and increase their options for doing so. Stelter Senior Gift Planning Consultant, Lynn M. Gaumer, J.D., explains what this means for you and for your donors.Continue reading President Signs Retirement Plan Legislation into Law (Plus, Get Your Free Download)
Which of our blog topics struck a chord with you this year? Today we’re reviewing the top 5 blogs from 2022. If you happened to miss one, here’s your chance to see what your colleagues were most interested in. Continue reading Best Blogs of 2022: Did You Miss Any of These?
The American Council on Gift Annuities has released a new schedule of suggested maximum gift annuity rates for gifts established on or after Jan. 1, 2023. Get all the details from our Senior Gift Planning Consultant, Lynn M. Gaumer, J.D.Continue reading New Gift Annuity Rates Released (Plus, Get Your Free Download)
What qualities do you need to be a great fundraiser? These seven will provide a strong foundation for success. Continue reading 7 Qualities That Make a Great Fundraiser
Who doesn’t love a freebie? Especially if it’s something that can spark a new giving idea, help your donors, or give you a head-start on an important task you’ve been putting off. Today we’ve rounded-up some valuable downloads offered in past blogs that will do all this and more. Continue reading Blog Round-Up: Don’t Miss Out On These Donor-Focused Freebies
Building and reinforcing connections helps your supporters stay engaged and feel happy. Guest blogger Kit Lancaster is in today to teach you four ways to build those connections with your planned giving marketing. Continue reading How to Help Your Donors Feel Connected
The American Council on Gift Annuities is increasing CGA rates. Get all the details from Stelter’s Senior Gift Planning Consultant, Lynn M. Gaumer, J.D.Continue reading [Special Update] New Charitable Gift Annuity Rates
What do your donors really want? Well, what do any of us want in a relationship? To be appreciated and valued? Yes. To be dealt with honestly and with respect? Absolutely. Donor relationships, however, have an additional layer that most others do not—generally, financial. With that in mind, here are three things donors want to feel their relationship with your nonprofit isn’t just a one-way street. Continue reading 3 Things Your Donors Really Want From Your Nonprofit
Many consider November National Philanthropy Month. Here are five easy ways to connect with your donors and thank them for the impact their giving has made. Continue reading 5 Creative Ways to Thank Donors During National Philanthropy Month
What data points do you examine to uncover the propensity to give, particularly when it comes to planned giving? Here are the top 9. Continue reading 9 Key Data Points for Finding Your Planned Giving Prospects