Category: Donor Contributions

Show Some Love to Your Donors this Valentine’s Day

As Valentine’s Day approaches, you may be thinking of special ways to show your love and appreciation to key people in your life including your spouse, your children, your staff, etc. The day is also a great opportunity to share some love and appreciation with your donors. And…since it is likely to be totally unexpected,…
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How NOT to Say Thank You

It seems contradictory to be thinking about no-no’s when saying thanks, but there are some things that you need to avoid. Unfortunately, there are far too many organizations that do these things without giving them a second thought. Help your organization stand out by avoiding these no-no’s. Don’t be impersonal. Even if your letter was…
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Letter Stuffings

You are probably in the midst of writing your annual appeal letter, having it read and re-read to ensure it says just the right thing. As you wrap up the writing, and even before if you are not quite finished, it is time to begin thinking about the envelope and the other stuffings that go…
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