Fundraising Week 2012

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Fundraising Week 2012: Three Ways to Engage Your Board in Fundraising
A fundraising consultant says to build relationships with potential donors, youth-serving charities should tap a built-in fundraising team: their boards.

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Fundraising Week 2012: Teaming up With Corporations
An Arkansas fundraiser shares how she built a strong relationship with a local company--and got it to make a donation to her youth-serving organization.

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Fundraising Week 2012: Monthly Giving Clubs Encourage Stronger Relationships With Donors
A Nebraska fundraiser gives advice on starting a monthly giving club for donors.

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Fundraising Week 2012: How to Raise Money Online
Americans like to support their favorite charities, and they're doing it more and more online. Here's how to put a "Donate Now" button on your website.

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Fundraising Week 2012: How to Say Thank You
Five easy ways to thank your donors before the year is out.

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Fundraising Week 2012: How to Assemble a Grant-Writing Team
Can't afford a grant writer? Train your staff to prepare proposals!

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Fundraising Week 2012: Do's and Don'ts of Grant Writing
How is writing a federal grant proposal like baking a cake? Find out in this article we've re-posted for our first-ever Fundraising Week.

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Fundraising Week 2012: Diversify Your Fundraising Portfolio
It's Fundraising Week here at NCFY! We're re-posting some of our favorite articles from the Right on the Money series, which focuses on how youth-serving organizations can sustain their programs financially. In this article first published in April 2009, we talk to fundraising consultant Ann McCaw about the importance of "diversifying" your funding sources.

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Transform Online Shopping into Holiday Fundraising, and Welcome to Fundraising Week 2012!
NCFY kicks off "Fundraising Week" with simple ways agencies can solicit holiday donations from online shoppers.

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