Tag Archives: #PeoplePoweredMovements

Grassroots Fundraising Resource Packs

Hook up groups you love with GIFT’s new resource bundles!

Join GIFT in Atlanta July 27-29 for Money for Our Movements! | ¡Por favor acompáñenos el 27-29 de julio en Atlanta!

There’s still time to register! Regular registration is just $325, group ($225) and youth/student ($100) rates also available. You don’t want to miss this year’s event–view the full schedule under “Program” | ¡Inscríbase a DPNM! $325 Admisión regular es $325, precio de grupo es $225, y $100 para estudiantes y los jóvenes (24 y menos).  […]

From Zero to Sixty: How People’s Action Institute and People’s Action Built a Strong Individual Giving Program

Learn how People’s Action Institute and People’s Action grew their base of supporters through various strategies—expanding their grassroots fundraising income by leaps and bounds.

If You Build It They Will Come: Creating a Culture of Fundraising

Does creating a culture of fundraising seem like an insurmountable task at your organization? Beth Rayfield shows us how we can overcome challenges and get on the path towards greater financial sustainability.

How Do We Fundraise Now?

No matter how your group is funded or what issues you’re focused on, Kim Klein has helpful insights and practical advice for fundraising under 45 for all of us.

Is the Bottom 98% Giving Less?

Dear Kim, I have been reading a lot about the concentration of wealth and giving among the top 2%. Some articles claim there is a parallel decline in the number and level of people making smaller gifts. What are the implications of this for fundraisers? And do you believe that the bottom 98% of people […]

The Pros and Cons of Engaging Volunteers in Fundraising

Dear Kim, For years I have been told that board members and volunteers need to be trained and enlisted in reaching out, meeting with donors, thanking them and asking for support. I work somewhere that has prioritized that. But all of that comes with the cost of a lot of staff time. Some volunteers aren’t […]

Navigating Race & Class Dynamics in Fundraising

Learn how Community Coalition in South Los Angeles built internal support for launching their membership program, using “Race Retreats” for staff to explore their relationship with money and overcome their hesitancy to ask their working class Black and Latinx constituents to invest financially in the work.