Right on the Money: Garnering Community Support for Your Special Events
When the curtain went up on the fifth annual “Dance with the Stars & Conway’s Got Talent” show, there wasn’t an empty seat in the house. Thelma Moton, executive director of Choosing to Excel, the organization that hosted the event, gives tips on getting folks to come to your special event.
Right on the Money: Making Youth-Written Grant Proposals Stand Out
Representatives from Do Something and Youth Service America share the recipe for making community-service grant proposals rise to the top of the heap.
Right on the Money: When Corporations Are Partners, Donations Come Naturally
The chief fundraiser for a youth-serving agency shares the steps she took to build a relationship with and secure a donation from one Arkansas company.
Right on the Money: The Corporate View of Charitable Giving
To give our readers an introduction to corporate giving, NCFY recently spoke with two prolific donors, and they offered some perspective on their approaches to philanthropy.
Right on the Money: Five Ways to Thank Your Donors
Common wisdom says to thank your donors at least seven times during the course of the year. Here are five ideas for thanking those who give to your cause one last time before we say goodbye to 2010.