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Direct mail planning in a rocky economy

As you begin planning direct mail for 2023, don’t be tempted to pull back because of a rocky economy. Make some strategic changes to communicate well with your donors while you manage your ROI.

Is your mission really more critical than ever?

With a clear mission/vision distinction, you can articulate why your work—and the donor’s support—is more urgently needed as a result of this external factor.

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The pro-life movement after Roe

In the wake of Dobbs, the pro-life movement has a tall task before it: keeping donors engaged while waging battles in each of the fifty states.

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Making direct mail work smarter during the COVID-19 crisis

In times of economic uncertainty and global panic, like we face today, it’s tempting to step back and play it safe. If history is an indicator, this is a bad idea.

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How to use donor surveys as part of your development strategy

Surveying donors is a low-cost and effective way to engage your donors and draw them deeper into the life of your organization.

The 6 questions you need to ask before launching a capital campaign

For many organizations that already struggle just to match last year’s fundraising revenue, the capital campaign is simply a pipedream.