Annotations for Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits : Real-World Strategies That Work


Baker & Taylor
Features advice and stories from over forty experienced fundraisers, with information on how to work with individual donors, plan special events, solicit grants, get media coverage, and use the Web to further fundraising goals.

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Baker & Taylor
Featuring advice and stories from over 40 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers and journalists, an updated edition explains how to: work with individual donors, plan special events, solicit grants from foundations and corporations, get media coverage, use the Web to further fundraising goals, start a side business to raise funds and much more. Original.

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Blackwell Publishing
Getting tax-exempt status is just the first step for your nonprofit organization-whether it succeeds or fails depends on your ability to raise donations from individuals, companies and institutions. The question you're facing is, "How do I get my hands on the cash?"

You'll find plain-English answers in Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits.

Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits also provides grassroots strategies for struggling nonprofits and dozens of real-life success stories. Best of all, it cuts out the jargon and "consultant speak" that's all too common in nonprofit books.

The 3rd edition is completely updated with new stories and samples, the latest IRS rules and regulations, social networking guidance and tips for holding green events.

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"Provides everything one needs to know, from strategy development to practical tips. This is the inside scoop"...Bruce Sievers, Ph.D. & Senior Fellow, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

"Gets into the best ways to keep the money flowing in, including using the Web..." Accounting Today

"Provides clear answers for nonprofits, with advice from fundraisers, foundation staffers and journalists." San Diego Union-Tribune

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Book News
After laying the groundwork for getting the fundraising office and budget in place, this guide explains what motivates individual supporters to donate money to an organization, when to ask them for major gifts, how to hold special events, and whether to pursue grants from foundations, corporations or government. The third edition adds social networking guidance, tips for holding green events, and updated IRS rules. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Ingram Publishing Services

Getting tax-exempt status for your nonprofit organization is just the first step toward succeeding in your mission -- ultimately, your nonprofit's effectiveness depends entirely on your ability to raise money. Fortunately, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits will show you how.

Featuring advice and stories from over 40 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists, and more, the 3rd edition of Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits offers strategies for raising donations from individuals, companies, and institutions, and covers the tools and staff you'll need to get the job done. Find out how to:



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Nolo Press
Raise money for your nonprofit with unique advice and tactics

Getting tax-exempt status for your nonprofit organization is just the first step toward succeeding in your mission -- ultimately, your nonprofit's effectiveness depends entirely on your ability to raise money. Fortunately, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits will show you how.Featuring advice and stories from over 40 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists, and more, the 3rd edition of Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits offers strategies for raising donations from individuals, companies, and institutions, and covers the tools and staff you'll need to get the job done. Find out how to:

  • work with individual donors
  • analyze the donor base
  • plan special events
  • solicit grants from foundations and corporations
  • get media coverage
  • use the Web to further fundraising goals
  • start a side business to raise funds

    Best of all, Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits contains expert advice written in plain English, cutting out the jargon and "consultant speak" that's all too common in many nonprofit books.

    The 3rd edition is updated to include a new focus on fundraising in the down economy and features input from development professionals across the U.S. And, you can read up on latest studies on who gives the most and why and the latest tips for "greening" your nonprofit's special events. Plus, you'll get the latest tax figures, guidelines for the new IRS Form 990, and updated resource recommendations and contact information.

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