Successful fundraising is all about creating and maintaining the right relationships. As with many sectors, the people you know count a great deal.
Raising funds goes beyond just asking for donations from individuals and companies. Before a donor can get a pen to write that check, he or she must trust that a foundation or charitable organization is the right fit.
That means having a relationship first. Emotions are the basis of creating these types of relationships. When it comes to philanthropy, emotional connections count for just about everything. Cultivating such relationships requires smart approaches.
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Technology makes life easier, but sometimes “easy” comes an unintended cost.
For example, internet technology has made it easy to pay bills, shop and even make charitable contributions online, but those transactions can be vulnerable to cyber thieves.
Cyber criminals have targeted government institutions, retail companies and hospitals. They made away with information about users and credit card details that they are used to make fraudulent online purchases.
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The concept of giving has been associated with the heart of a person.
Something happens to a person when he or she donates time, effort, or money. It is not an easy thing to describe, but it is there. Donasity understands how precious donating can be, not just to the charities you help but to you, the donor, too. Believe it or not, giving can help improve your health.
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