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Same Annual Charity Auction Items?

Acquiring charity auction items from your nonprofit supporters? Good or Bad Idea? Good Idea – Free Donated Items – Receive 100% of the Proceeds – Easy routine item request Bad Idea – Your donor is attending the benefit, and their donated item isn’t getting bids. If you are an optimistic person, you’re HOPING they won’t care, but in reality, […]

The Power of Thank You

“The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.” – William James Whether your nonprofit organization has one big benefit function a year or does small continuous giving promotions throughout the year, nonprofits ask for donations all year long, but when do nonprofits ever say “Thank You”? Donors don’t simply give money. […]

Gimme That Man Cave!

THAT! All that man cave needs is well…Me! I know all of you have superior man caves like this and live extravagantly with your mile high memorabilia collection and hangings of jerseys and helmets… BONK…BONK…BONK… What’s that sound? Your alarm! Wake up man! That fairy tale room was just a dream. Or is it? No […]