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Fundraising

4 Ways to Mentor and Empower Fundraisers

To empower fundraisers to achieve stellar results requires a certain level of mentorship and education. To help your organization build a team of powerhouse fundraisers, Katrina Boratko of Mama Hope shares a few mentorship tips they’ve adopted over the years after many successes and many setbacks.

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Fundraising

Why Fundraising Videos Are Your Top Marketing Tool

This guest blog is written by Stephanie Belsky, a content and community strategist, YouTube expert, and a social entrepreneur. Discover how the power of video captures attention and takes your campaign, and fundraising results, to the next level.

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Fundraising

3 Ways Employment Data Can Increase Donations

This is a guest post by Chris LoPresti, one of the co-founders of TouchPoints, a Data-as-a-Platform company that helps organizations access high-quality data sources to locate all of the information they need to know about their donors. He shares useful ways to leverage employment data to raise more money for your cause.

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News, Research, & Trends

6 Programs That Revitalize the Education Sector

While the education sector provides a base knowledge for what students need to succeed in college, little is done to provide them with intangible life skills in topics such as health and wellness. Here are six organizations innovating in the education system and pushing for a more well-rounded foundation.

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News, Research, & Trends

The Nonprofit’s Guide to Market Research

This is a guest post by Noelle Smith, an account strategist at CauseMic, Classy’s first Certified Strategic Partner in the nation. Learn how your nonprofit can use market research as a tool to better engage your audience.

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Fundraising

How to Create a Compelling Fundraising Campaign Theme

This post is by Noelle Smith, an account strategist at CauseMic—Classy’s first Certified Strategic Partner in the nation. She outlines how to establish your fundraising campaign theme and provides examples to help you get started.

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Fundraising

Re-Engage Donors With This 3-Step Social Media Trick

To re-engage past donors, and ultimately grow a stronger supporter base, your organization can use these tips to run an advertising campaign using the ‘custom audience’ retargeting tool on Facebook.

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Fundraising

How Birthday Data Can Benefit Donor Relations

When you collect the birthdates of your donors, you gain important personal and demographic information. This allows you to interact with your contributors on a more intimate level.

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