asking for donations

What to say (and not say) when asking for donations

There is an art to asking for a donation. I am not talking just about intuition and creativity. To become a great artist, you have to spend years learning and perfecting your craft, and it doesn’t come easy. You have to fail countless times until you get it right. You are constantly looking for what Read more about What to say (and not say) when asking for donations[…]

Finding your Voice in Fundraising

Stop screaming ‘Please Donate’ because people are not listening

You have a message that you want others to hear. You are inspired to bring Jesus into the world, and you want people to be as inspired as you. Sometimes you ponder about the possibilities in front of you. You see all the people’s lives you will help. You see it right in front of Read more about Stop screaming ‘Please Donate’ because people are not listening[…]

Right Words Fundraising

How to Find the Right Words for Your Next Fundraiser

When you are preparing for a donation request or even a campaign, you likely wonder, “What do I say to someone for them to give me money?” You see the success other Catholic charities have, and you think, “If I can learn what they are saying, I can have the same results.” You think that Read more about How to Find the Right Words for Your Next Fundraiser[…]