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The Wrong Numbers In Telephone Fundraising

By Simon Scriver • October 6, 2014

I grew up in that profoundly awkward era where we all had landlines and nobody had mobile phones. When I phoned a girl I was trying to woo it was paralysingly scary – one of her parents may well have answered and I’d have to deal with that.
That was bad…but …

“I am calling you, because …” 10 reasons to give your donor a call

By Chantal Visser • July 28, 2014

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In the magazine TRENDYSTYLE, I read an article titled: “How often do you call, how mobile is your love?” According to the article, couples in love call each other all day long. If a day passed without a call, stress and mistrust may set in quickly. This reminded me of …