Effective Fundraising For Nonprofits: Real-World Strategies That Work
Publish Date: 2016-08-31
Author: Ilona Bray JD
Whether your nonprofit has just gotten tax-exempt status or has been operating for years, its success or failure depends on its ability to raise donations from individuals, companies, and institutions. The question youre facing is, How do we bring in the cash?
Here, youll find plain-English answers. Featuring advice and stories from over 50 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists and more, this book explains how to:
make a fundraising plan
work with individual donors
keep givers giving
plan special events
solicit grants from foundations and corporations
get media coverage
use the Web and social media for fundraising
start a side business to raise funds
and much more
Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits also provides creative grassroots strategies and dozens of real-life success stories. Best of all, it cuts out the jargon and consultant speak thats all too common in nonprofit books.
The 5th edition is completely updated with new stories and samples, the latest IRS rules and regulations, and social networking and crowdfunding guidance.