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March 14, 2024

First Steps for Data Integration: How to Get Started

The biggest challenge we have as fundraisers isn’t asking for money, it’s knowing who to ask in the first place. And to do that we need data. Lots and lots of (necessary) data. Data is central to everything you do - the who, what, and when. How it’s organized and maintained impacts your ability to close a gift and report on progress. In this blog post, we talk about the importance of data integration and how to do it successfully.
February 28, 2024

3 Ways to Record Donor Advised Fund Gifts in Raiser’s Edge NXT

Donor advised funds, also called DAFs, have become one of the most active charitable giving vehicles in philanthropy. Allowing donors to set aside funds and disburse grants to charitable organizations of their choosing has made this form of giving very attractive to donors. DAFs provide an incredible level of flexibility for supporters as well as extraordinary new opportunities for nonprofits. They are also difficult to navigate when recording gifts in your CRM, like Raiser’s Edge NXT. Today we are going to talk about 3 ways to record these in RE NXT.
January 8, 2024

Bring Your Prospecting to the Next Level: How to Create an Affinity Scoring Model

There are three aspects of a good prospect: Capacity, Inclination, and Affinity. As fundraisers, we live and breathe this terminology and know that building the pipeline to grow programs, portfolios, and, ultimately, revenue for the organization is one of our main focus areas. Let’s take a deeper dive into these three pieces of a good prospect and talk about some ways to layer in digital fundraising to boost results. In this blog post, you will learn how to create an affinity scoring model.
June 10, 2019

7 Ways to Increase Peer-to-Peer Sponsor Retention

High-five! You secured a sponsor for your Peer-to-Peer (P2P) event! As a fundraiser, this always feels like a win for your organization. But obtaining vs. retaining are two different things. Fortunately, there are things that you can do to increase your chances of winning their support year after year. Here’s […]
April 4, 2019

How-To Reach Your Peer-To-Peer Fundraising Goal: Post-Event

We are heading into peak Peer-to-Peer (P2P) event season! Which means we are seeing a calendar FULL of upcoming run, walks and rides for our nonprofit clients over the next couple months. Many nonprofits have also started utilizing these peer-to-peer fundraising trends. For many P2P fundraising events, it’s no secret […]