4 Deciding Factors for Electronic Donor Recognition Displays

January 21st, 2014

 

Integrated Touchscreen within a Recognition Communication Plan.

Integrated Touchscreen within a Recognition Communication Plan.

Donor Recognition and electronics. Should they be used in lieu of traditional displays? Are they cheaper, especially over time? Consider 4 factors as you plan. Continue reading »

Philanthropy Branding and Donor Recognition: Tips on Linking the Two

November 19th, 2013

Cattle brand  Donor Recognition is the most under-utilized brand communicator that non profit organizations have at their “fingertips”.   Recognition exists within facilities, across campuses and online. It is perhaps the only 24/7/365 messaging system that the non profit can use to communicate its brand. Continue reading »

ADRP Conference and Providence, RI

October 3rd, 2013
Waterfire, Providence

Waterfire, Providence

ADRP Conference chose Providence this year for the annual meeting of Donor Relations Professionals. Both the conference program and the city of Providence exceeded my expectations. Continue reading »

Crowdfunding and Donor Recognition

September 26th, 2013

crowdfundingCrowdfunding is a practice just like crowdsourcing but applied specifically to the raising of small, individual amounts of money by non profits via the internet. It has now begun to take a firm  hold  on the fundraising marketplace. And that’s because it works! We’ve all  seen  online giving  become increasingly successful via the Red Cross and others. Texting of donations in athletic events, too,  is becoming ubiquitous. With the  growing focus by organizations to define a need, present a compelling campaign solicitation, and then ask the “crowd” for support the cause online, goals are met and often surpassed . Continue reading »

40 Years of Giving in the USA: 3 Trends Identified

August 21st, 2013

If you aren’t subscribed to “RISE“, the independent Schools newsletter issued by Alexander•Haas, then chances are you missed Continue reading »