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Please allow us to introduce ourselves

By Meg Gardner • January 5, 2017

hand giving the baton to another seen from below. Focus on the hand with the baton warm tones accented because it was shooted at sunset.

(Don’t worry, we’ll be back to real blogs next week.)

Funny how things sometimes come full circle. As we’re working on transitioning the 101fundraising site to reflect The Resource Alliance’s new role as its caretakers, I was reminded that in 2013, the then 2-year-old 101 was given the Editor’s Choice award …

The Top 50 blog posts of 2016!

By Meg Gardner • January 3, 2017

Fireworks

 

Happy New Year, everyone! Here’s to a year full of hope and promise, dreams fulfilled, goals met and new ones set.
As you know, the original 101fundraising team has passed the considerably weighty baton to us here at The Resource Alliance. Many of you know us and have been part of …

We bid you farewell. Mic drop.

By Reinier Spruit & Jeroen Beelen • December 22, 2016

Dear readers. This is the last blog post from the original 101 team. As per 1 January 2017 The Resource Alliance will take over ownership and management of our beloved 101 community.
It has been the most wonderful journey anyone can imagine. Since the launch 6 years ago we’ve read so …

Simply the Best: Top 10 blog posts! (Q4 2016)

By 101fundraising • December 21, 2016

The final Top 10 of 2016. Simply an awesome list again. Superb content by great fundraisers. We have nothing to add. Read them all… Congrats to Matthew with the #1 position in the 4th quarter!
(The first post of 2017 will give you an overview of the best posts of 2016.)
Don’t forget: tomorrow …

The Resource Alliance takes over 101fundraising!

By 101fundraising • October 19, 2016

International Fundraising Congress, The Netherlands – The Resource Alliance is pleased to announce that as of 1 January 2017, it will take over respected fundraising blog 101fundraising (www.101fundraising.org).
The blog, which was created by Dutch fundraising advisor Reinier Spruit and online marketer Jeroen Beelen in 2011, will become part of the Resource …

Simply the Best: Top 10 blog posts! (Q3 2016)

By 101fundraising • October 3, 2016

And that was the third quarter already. You know what that means, right? The IFC is almost starting! Will we see you there?
Congrats to Charlie with the #1 position this quarter. But there are more beauties in this list. In fact, they are all awesome!
Read, like and share!
(1) What are …

Simply the Best: Top 10 blog posts! (Q2 2016)

By 101fundraising • July 7, 2016

It’s half time. And I’m not talking about the European Football Championships. We’ve just concluded our second quarter.
Again we have 10 gems for you. And Q2 shows us how international our crowdblog is with posts from the USA, Norway, Australia (2x), Canada (2x), UK (3x) and The Netherlands. Congrats to Karen for …

Simply the Best: Top 10 blog posts! (Q1 2016)

By 101fundraising • April 1, 2016

Dear fundraising friends, the first quarter is gone already. What a first 3 months it has been.
We started the year with the very sad news that Tony Elischer passed away. In this fast moving world we want to share our thoughts one more time: It takes a crowd of us to do what …

5 years of fantastic fundraising!

By Reinier Spruit • February 8, 2016

Reinier 5 years old.

It’s exactly 5 years ago that Jeroen and I launched 101fundraising. Hip hip hooray! Yes, we are super proud, because 101 has exceeded everyone’s wildest imagination.
Superb fundraising insights from almost 101 international bloggers have been read by hundreds of thousands fundraisers from around the globe!! Just last week we surpassed the milestone …

The 50 best blog posts of 2015!

By 101fundraising • January 4, 2016

Happy new year! We wish you the best 2016 you can imagine!
Before we share the Top 50 best blog posts of 2015, we want to thank our readers, bloggers, donors and 101 team.
First of all, let’s start with you, our readers! There were 144,000 of you this year, from 128 different countries. Our community …