To say we are facing a unique fundraising year is clearly an understatement of massive proportions.
Already this year, you’ve probably implemented an entirely new way to hold your annual event, switched to a remote fundraising team, and conducted major donor meetings over zoom.
But our fundraising challenges aren’t over yet.
Not only are we kicking-off year-end fundraising in the middle of a contentious election season — one that is consuming enormous amounts of personal attention and energy, but many donors are likely experiencing economic hardship, trepidation about their financial future, or emotional exhaustion.
And although you may also be experiencing similar personal challenges, and despite all the fundraising challenges you’ve already faced, you’ve still got a job to do and a mission to fund.
First, know that you are not alone… and that you can build a successful year-end campaign in 2020!
Here are some tips for approaching year-end fundraising in 2020.[Read more…]