Webinars: Getting Ready to Fundraise

New to fundraising? Looking to up your fundraising game? Watch these three brief webinars on fundraising fundamentals to help you set goals, plan and pick the fundraising strategies that are right for your team.

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Webinars: Getting Ready to Fundraise

New to fundraising? Looking to up your fundraising game? Watch these three brief webinars on fundraising fundamentals to help you set goals, plan and pick the fundraising strategies that are right for your team.

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Tip Sheet: Telling Your Story to Donors

Everyone loves a story – and heritage places have stories to tell. The story of your heritage place is a crucial piece of your fundraising plan. It will carry over to all your materials [flyers, website, e-mails, and donor appeals]. Telling it in a compelling, emotional, engaging and inspiring way will win you donors.

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Tip Sheet: Getting Ready to Fundraise

If you are setting up a fundraising shop or have organized a few ad hoc fundraising campaigns or events and now you want to take a more measured and organized approach to your fundraising you need to do some careful planning to get ready to fundraise.

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Tip Sheet: Grants

Grants are simply funds provided by a granting organization, such as public, private or corporate foundation or a government department. Grants can be an excellent source of funding for capital improvements and to seed or grow a special initiative.

It is, however, a competitive market. Funders are approached by many organizations doing great work. You need to prove that your project will generate lasting, positive change in your community.

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Tip Sheet: Major Gifts & an Interview with Charles Bronfman

Major gifts are the largest donations an organization receives. Depending on the organization a major gift might be $500 or $100,000. Typically 80% of donations come from 20% of donors, so identifying, cultivating and retaining major gift donors should be a priority for your organization.

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