Entries for the 'Fundraising' Category
By: Michele D. Shoun
If you follow Alpha Grand Rapids’ Facebook page, you’ll notice a positive point of view in every post. For instance, it was refreshing to read on December 16, 2020:
“AGR is thankful for our church partners in the community! Churches are an essential part of what we do he...
By: Bob Foust
Hey Bob, do you know any good banquet speakers?
I am asked this question more than any other as I mentor pregnancy centers. It seems as though every board member and director is looking for a “magic bullet” that will provide unlimited funds and vast audience for their center&rsqu...
By: Mike Brady
Do you want to raise more funds, recruit more volunteers, and mobilize prayer? Investing time in improving your supporter website can help.
First, be sure to have a separate supporter website in addition to your client website. Why? They serve two different audiences. Your client websit...
By: Tom Lothamer
Most ministries struggle to remain financially healthy. They seek to keep a balance between living by faith and operating realistically.
Some will say, "Let's move ahead by faith, God will supply our needs as we step out for Him."
Others might say, "We can't move forward with this project or...
By: Ron Haas
"The holy passion of Friendship
is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature
that it will last through a whole lifetime,
if not asked to lend money."
Mark Twain in Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar
Mark Twain captured the inner fear of almost every non-profit board member. "I know...