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I love the concept of “patch-through” telephone call campaigns because it promises to help organizations empower their constituents to call their Members of Congress offices and directly express their position on important legislative bills. However, for many years these kinds of campaigns have been tricky – to say the least – to pull off successfully. For one thing, the staff time and budget it takes to run patch-through call campaigns can be overwhelming. You have to coach constituents effectively so they don’t end up stuttering and confused at the moment when they suddenly find themselves on the phone (thanks to you) with their Congressional office. Plus it’s difficult to measure results, because there aren’t many good reporting tools.
Lets be frank, daily doom and gloom reports about the economy are scary. Nonprofits are facing challenging times with leaner resources.
Topics: Online Fundraising
"Viralness" in online campaigning is something everybody wants, yet nobody really knows the secret formula.
Let’s face it: People have a love hate relationship with their email. It’s a time suck, yet we are addicted to our in-boxes -- even if it’s just to quickly scan emails to stay up to date. Given the email clutter your subscribers battle daily, how are your organization’s e-newsletter open and click-through rates looking these days?