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Fundraising

9 Email Templates for Your Annual Nonprofit Communications

Take your email strategy to the next step by checking in with supporters more often and with varied messages. We know it’s no small feat, and since we can’t write your outreach emails for you we did the next best thing by creating templates to inspire your own communications.

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Fundraising

Facebook Fundraising: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know

To help your organization understand the tools available through Facebook and think through how to best weave them into your strategy, we outline the available opportunities, potential concerns to consider, and how to develop a well-rounded approach.

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Fundraising Ideas

7 Fall Fundraising Ideas Inspired by Football

Your nonprofit can look to your favorite football teams for fundraising inspiration this fall. The key is to identify activities people know and love and consider how to creatively add opportunities to give back.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

13 Motivational Quotes by Nonprofit Leaders

Some days you feel like you can solve all of the world’s greatest challenges before lunch, and other days it’s a struggle just to get your shoes on the right feet. If you’re having a rough start, read these 13 motivational quotes by philanthropy heroes to kick-start your inspiration.

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New Classy Events: More Power and Flexibility for Your Fundraising

Whether you’re planning a dinner, organizing a race, or hosting a gala, the new Classy Events will help you create beautiful event pages in minutes. Find out what’s included in the release, different features you can use, and how to get started today.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

QUIZ: What Kind of Leader Are You?

What kind of leader are you? Take this quiz to find out which leadership styles you tend to employ, who your leadership counterpoint is, and what you can learn from it all.

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Marketing

17 Beautiful Mother’s Day Quotes

It can be hard to find the words to explain how much your mom means to you, so we compiled 17 beautiful quotes about mothers to help inspire you. Read these touching quotes and then let your mom know that you love her.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

Why Collaboration Takes Us Further Than Competition

Competition is a central element of human nature, but collaboration can take us further. Explore how a collaborative mindset elevates all of us, and the social sector as a whole, to new heights regardless of who we are or who we work for.

Fundraising

3 Elements of Effective Storytelling in Marketing

When you effectively use storytelling in your marketing efforts, you have the power to inspire large audiences to make powerful changes. Use these three elements to bring your stories to life and connect with supporters’ emotions.

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