Mapping out your future is a must if you ever really want to fundraise at an optimum level. Fundraising is pure strategy…The good news is that it is not really that complicated to develop solid fundraising strategies.
We’ve all heard the saying, “those who fail to plan, plan to fail.” Well…It’s true.
I am huge on structures and frameworks to help guide you through processes so goals and objectives can be attained. I think without some type of organization in your attempt to be more impactful with your mission, you may be successful, but never at a truly optimum level. Therefore, I believe one of the keys to successful fundraising is tailoring a development plan to guide your organization throughout the year.
A good development plan can move an organization that puts out fires and moves from one crisis to the next to creating a positive, flowing work plan in which all participants have the opportunity to do their best, be their best and achieve the best.
Below are some sample key strategies for