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Top 10 Reasons Why You Need a Case for Giving

Because your gift officers struggle to articulate what your organization could do with large gifts. Because your program staff is too busy to write down what they are doing – and it’s not their job anyway. Because the communications team … more

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A Case (or Two!) for You

For anyone considering or embarking on creating a case for support, heads up — there’s a fabulous session at #Bridge15 just for you! Discover the 6 steps to a great case for support (hint: writing doesn’t happen until Step 5!). And learn … more

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Making the Necessary Inspirational: A Case for Hostelling

When we were asked to build a case for support for Hostelling International, the organization was trying to double its endowment – raising $3 million over three years. It was an ambitious goal, and we understood the importance of hitting … more

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A Case Study of a Case for Support

When AARP Foundation approached us at Impact to develop their institutional case for support in 2012, they had just refocused their work into four impact areas—hunger, housing, income, and isolation. This gave us an outline for the “meat” of the … more

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8 Must-Have Components of a Winning Case Statement

Case statements come in many sizes and shapes—but they all aim to convince your donors to invest in the mission of your organization.  To make sure you have a winning case statement, include these 8 elements: 1. Use a Theme … more

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