Posts tagged ‘fundraising pyramid’

Gap in Your Fundraising Pyramid? – Three Suggestions

Does your fundraising pyramid look like this? A big gap between your annual donors and campaign/endowment funders? Does it keep you up at night? Here’s the thing, we cannot ignore the middle of the pyramid. This gap is critical to the success or failure of our ability to financially support social change. I know you know that. But do you have some solutions? Here are some suggestions:

Continue Reading July 14, 2010 at 9:03 am 1 comment

Cultivating Annual Giving Donors

Typically, annual donors at the base of the fundraising pyramid, who give less and $100 or $500, don’t get the same attention as major gift ($500, $1,000+++) donors. In this economy, as fundraisers and community-based nonprofit organizations, we don’t have the luxury to follow fundraising theory. We need to change the rules to be successful.

Continue Reading February 11, 2010 at 10:04 am Leave a comment

Reaching Donors at the Base of the Fundraising Pyramid

This post talks about how we can reach out to our donors at the base of our fundraising pyramid.

Continue Reading February 5, 2010 at 9:30 am Leave a comment

A Proactive Fundraising Pyramid – Engaging the Base

Our faithful giving pyramid has stood the test of time. But maybe now it is time to rethink it. I think we need look at the base of our pyramid more carefully and determine how best to engage these donors.

Continue Reading February 3, 2010 at 10:25 am 4 comments


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