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Interview with a Development Director

While considering a blog topic recently, I began thinking about the challenges facing many Development Directors in today’s non-profit environment. So I decided to give my friend Susie a call. […]

5 Essential Actions for a Successful Fundraiser

#1 Timeline: The first step in planning an event is to get a reasonable timeline established. This is your roadmap for the process from start to finish. Ideally, it will […]

Silent Auction Myths

  Myth #1 The best way to make the most money from a silent auction is to use donated items only. False! Variety is the key to a successful event. […]

Five Ways to Run a Successful Silent Auction

When planning a fundraiser event, many non-profits create committees, mostly volunteer, to take on the giant task of running a silent auction. Silent auctions have a lot of value for […]

Silent Auctions Made Easy!

When your foundation or non-profit plans a fundraising event, most likely the question will come up: should we have a silent auction? The next question is how many volunteers are […]