Thanks to everyone who sponsored, presented, attended, and called in to today's brown bag session. A special thanks goes out to today's speakers: Suzanne Rainey and Andrew Cohen from Forum One Communications and Hilary Zwerdling with M&R Strategic Services. You can check out a wrap up of their presentations by clicking here.
It's November, crunch time for nonprofit fundraisers looking to cash in on some of the Yuletide cheer of the giving season. Sure, you wanted to be ahead of the game, but you got tied up rockin' out on Monkey Island in Second Life. Now, you need a surefire strategy to get you those key last minute donations.
Code, code, and code some more: Think about the type of data that may affect the success of future fundraising efforts and make sure to code your contacts and gifts in such a way that this data is easily accessible.
Congratulations to Citizens for Global Solutions in their big victory – helping push the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to vote in favor of sending the Law of the Sea Treaty to the full Senate for possible ratification.
With over 200,000 votes counted and less than a left week to go, Ploughshares Fund’s Peace Primary is in high gear. Twelve organizations focused on peace and human security are appealing to their constituents to vote early and often, in a bid to win the grand prize of a $100,000 grant from Ploughshares Fund. Currently in the lead as of Wednesday afternoon are:
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