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5 Volunteer Management Best Practices

If you’re looking to enhance your existing volunteer program, taking some time to improve your volunteer management strategies can make a big...

Fundraising

Introducing: Online Fundraising in Instil

Users of Instil can now access Pledge’s fundraising functionality and create modern, mobile-optimized donation forms and pages without ever leaving...

Cultivation & Stewardship

Moves Management: A Nonprofit Guide

Moves management is the process of tracking your relationship-building actions and using that information to inform your donor stewardship...

Fundraising

How to Build a Major Gifts Fundraising Plan

Creating a major gifts fundraising plan doesn't have to be complicated. We’ll help you start with best practices and a free template for building...

Fundraising

What is Donor Management?

Through effective donor management, you can move your supporters through the donor lifecycle to keep growing your mission.

Cultivation & Stewardship

Donor Stewardship: The Essential Guide

Donor stewardship a set of communications that keep the supporter engaged and, ultimately, work to encourage their next gift. Here's what you need to...

Cultivation & Stewardship

Cultivation: Not Just for Major Donors

Donor cultivation is for more than just major donors, but this doesn't have to mean a lot more effort.

Cultivation & Stewardship

Donor Cultivation 101

What is donor cultivation and why is it important? How do you build a donor cultivation plan? We'll cover all of the basics you need to know to get...

Fundraising

5 Donor Retention Strategies to Try This Year

Donor retention is critical to providing a reliable revenue stream for your nonprofit, so here are five example donor retention strategies to try...

Fundraising

Make 2022 Your Best Year Ever With Instil

Prioritizing donor stewardship now goes a long way toward ensuring a successful Year-End and building a strong foundation for future fundraising.

Fundraising

Top 10 Tips For Giving Tuesday

If you are thinking, Giving Tuesday is a crowded time to reach out to my donors. They are being bombarded by every charity they’ve ever supported....

Fundraising

3 Ways To Future-Proof Your Fundraising

Although there are many unknowns in 2021, there are ways to future-proof your fundraising. Three areas of focus from our nonprofit experts.