Working for a nonprofit is no easy task! Especially for small offices, you are often called upon to be a jack or jill of all trades. Fundraising, developing relationships with donors and marketing may all be part of your job. We have resources here that can be of help to you.
Here are some resources to help you in your work volunteering to raise funds for a great cause.
Building Relationships with Foundations an essential strategy for grant and major gifts
How Simple Development Systems Will Create Sustainable Funding long term planning
New to fundraising? You need a plan This fundraising planning kit helps you create a plan for success
How to Organize a 5K Run / Walk – a fun way to encourage healthy lifestyle and raise money for your cause
How to Get Auction Item Donations (Without Cold Calling!) auction expert Karin Costa shows you how
Books & Training
7 Essential Steps to Raising Money by Mail: Includes Sample Fundraising Letters & Sample Phrases by Sandra Sims and Sandy Rees
The Beginners System For Writing Funded Grant Proposals by Pamela Grow
Secrets of the Charity Auction Experts Audio interview series
Finding Professional Help for Your Nonprofit every nonprofit needs the advice of professional accounting, legal and other knowledge experts
Exploring the World of Fundraising Consultants how to find a consultant and what to expect
10 Common Issues With Board Members & What to Do About Them, Part I find out how to handle these common issues
Advice: From one Fundraiser to Another
Asking for donations? Learn to love objections by Marc Pitman