The more I work with land trusts, the more I work with non-profit organizations for that matter, the more themes emerge that seem common to nearly all of them. One of them that seems universal is that Board members are not as engaged as they should be in fundraising. Are you as...Read More
Most organizations, including land trusts, tend to default to a monthly membership cycle. Members have expiration dates in May, or September, or December, or any other month. The primary argument for this system is that it allows members to give when they want to give, instead...Read More
Consider the following: • Could your fundraising activities better meet the program needs of your organization? • Would you like to increase Board participation in your fundraising programs? • Would a baseline by which to measure future fundraising performance be helpful? • Do...Read More
Development for Conservation helps conservation organizations raise more money from individual members and donors by improving renewal, upgrade, cultivation, and major gift development systems.