How to Achieve Gold Medal Fundraising

  By Sara Lundenberger – Director of Fundraising Consulting  I am a self-identified Olympics fanatic. I spend hours watching sports I don’t completely understand, but that doesn’t mean I don’t appreciate the hard work and dedication that goes into each of these...

Annual fund planning in January – WHAT?!

By Sara Lundenberger – Director of Fundraising Consulting  You rushed around in November to get an annual fund appeal out the door. I’m guessing that the last thing you want to think about right now is your next annual fund appeal. I mean, you’ve got until...

Big plans, small budget  

Small businesses, start-ups and nonprofits are always balancing big ideas with small budgets. But they must often look at the best way to use their budget. Here are some ways to use a small budget the best way possible.   Have a plan: Decide your end goal. As a...