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Always remember when planning your fundraising communications strategy, she is not YOUR donor. You are one of HER charities. – Mark Phillips, Bluefrog Fundraising Photo credit: Nguyễn Phát Used under a Creative Commons (CC-BY-2.0) license   

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Does Your Nonprofit Accept Bitcoin?

The Impact team recently met with Patrick Duffy and Alex Wilson from The Giving Block. After hearing them speak at the Bridge Conference, we decided it was time for our team to learn more about this cryptocurrency craze. We learned … more

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Have You Recession-Proofed Your Fundraising?

The pundits are beginning to use the dreaded “R” word—recession. If you haven’t started thinking about how your organization will weather the next recession, now is the time. The last recession, dubbed the Great Recession, officially began in December 2007 … more

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#WednesdayWisdom

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”   -Eleanor Roosevelt      

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#WednesdayWisdom

There’s no greater gift than thinking that you had some impact on the world, for the better – Gloria Steinem            

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WednesdayWisdom: Storytelling

Everybody has a story.  When we don’t take the time to know someone’s story or worse, create our own version of it, we lose the chance to understand what they need, which is the first step to empathy. – John … more

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Don’t Miss Out! Webinar on Planned Giving Success: Get Started and Grow

The baby boomer generation makes up a substantial portion of the world’s population.  As these donors are approaching their mid-70s, this is the time to start focusing on acquiring bequests and planned gifts.  The Chronicle of Philanthropy is hosting a webinar … more

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“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.” – Elizabeth Andrew

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Join us! AARP Foundation Celebration of Service Meal Pack Challenge

The Impact Communications team will once again be volunteering at the AARP Foundation Meal Pack Challenge on Wednesday, September 11th.  Come out and join us on this National Day of Remembrance & Service.  Let’s help bring the city closer together and … more

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The Copy Clinic

Are you struggling with the messaging for your campaigns? Are you getting poor results from mailings? Do you want to raise more money? If you answered “yes,” then please join Barry Cox and Impact’s own Kathy Swayze, CFRE, for a … more

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