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- Friday Update: Fundraising infographics - February 17, 2017
- $41 Billion in higher education giving recorded by VSE survey for 2016 - February 16, 2017
- Podcast: Major and planned giving productivity - February 15, 2017
The Friday Fundraising Update collects fundraising industry insights and success stories and delivers them to you each Friday from Ruffalo Noel Levitz.
This week we have some links to fundraising infographics and reports with great visual representation of fundraising trends and tactics.
From around the web:
AFP Fundraising Effectiveness Project Reports
Fundraising Effectiveness Project
The groundbreaking annual Fundraising Effectiveness Survey, piloted in November 2006, offers great statistics you can use to benchmark your program. Check out the 2016 report for the latest trends.
How Nonprofit Communicators Spend Their Time (Infographic) #NPCOMM2017
Nonprofit Marketing Guide
Do you wonder if other nonprofit communicators are spending as much time on certain tasks as you? Check out the results from the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and see for yourself.
Measuring Gift Impact
Annual Giving Network
Today’s donors seem to care less about hearing stories that describe why other donors give or seeing their own name listed on a roster. Instead, they want to know what, in measurable terms, their past support has helped to achieve.
The most important words of your email?
Is your inbox filled with holiday sales, year end reminders, and charity appeals? It can be challenging to make your own nonprofit’s emails standout!
Spotlight: Major and planned giving productivity
You can’t book big gifts if your team isn’t productive. We’ve heard from hundreds of major and planned giving professionals over the past year about key hurdles to reaching the best and most ready donors.
RNL consultants recently sounded off on our plan to help institutions double their results, and you can check out these features on major giving team productivity:
- Hear our webinar with Advancement Resources on how to increase your team’s productivity.
- Josh Robertson talks about how donor warming makes a difference
- Find more resources at our major and planned giving site