accountability Archives - 101 Fundraising

Fundraising is bad for your image

By Hanneke Warrink • May 2, 2011

It all started so enthousiastic. Our management wrote us an assignement that said:
Go out there and explore our possibillities to raise single payments for cordaid Mensen in Nood from new groups of donors through the internet. Be innovative and different. It’s a pilotproject, so be aware of the learning aspect!
And …

The importance of annual plans in fundraising

By Reinier Spruit • March 22, 2011

Everyone just started fresh with a new annual plan… hopefully! Annual plans are great. As a fundraiser you can’t live without them, because it’s your blueprint for fundraising success. Below a few reasons why I think you have to spend at least 10% of your whole year working on next …

Communication and Fundraising, the never ending story…

By Julie Verhaar • February 24, 2011

The past 2 ½ years I travelled to different countries and met lots of people engaged in a wide range of fundraising activities and campaigns. Despite the obvious differences in ‘couleur locale’, it always struck me that fundraisers are struggling with the same questions and problems, if it is in …