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Graceful Fundraising LLC is a consulting practice based in the Phoenix Arizona area. We focus on helping clients become more effective and efficient at fundraising. We do that by providing mentoring/coaching, training for board and staff and providing hands-on communications work that enables and encourages more meaningful relationships with donors and more impact on the bottom line. While the practice focuses on 'annual fund' fundraising, we bring in partner organizations from the fields of PR/Marketing; Event Planning, Graphic Design; Video work, etc. to provide a comprehensive community outreach program for nonprofits.
This sample fundraising audit provides a comprehensive snapshot of your fundraising efforts and approach. You will want the answers to these questions regarding internal organization, how donors are cultivated and what they think about your organization, as well as the extent to which your Board is involved in fundraising and your visibility... (continued)
This comprehensive report on donor stewardship activities goes well beyond merely thanking and showing appreciation to your donors. It splits out types of donors and level of contributions with suggested actions to take. This excel spreadsheet can be customized to fit the needs of your current donor pool. It will... (continued)
Having written many corporate and private foundation grants, along with instructing groups of nonprofit professionals in the "art" of grant writing, I have finally put together a fairly complete list of best practices regarding the process of grant writing. While there are never any quarantees for securing grant funding, these... (continued)
This document includes several pages of tried and true interview questions to pose to your Development Director candidates. This is a difficult position to fill with the right person--one who will be a successful fit with your organization, one who communicates a mission well and is motivated by being out in the... (continued)
This document includes a Statement of Purpose and a number of broad as well as more specific responsibilities for any committee that wants to be effective and is charged with providing leadership around Development & Fundraising.
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In order to engage with your prospects in an efficient and effective manner, consider asking your key volunteers and supporters (including board members) to open up their homes and invite people they know to hear more about your organization's good work in the community. This doesn't replace your big signature fundraising... (continued)
One of the most valuable documents I have used over the last decade is what I call
The Board Service Option Form. This document is very valuable to nonprofits that need to engage their board members in the process of Development--including committing to and fulfilling their own personal financial contributions.
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Nancy Grace, principal, Graceful Fundraising, LLC, is a senior level executive, whose career spans more than 25 years and incorporates a uniquely well-rounded set of experiences. Her career began as an investment researcher on Wall Street which led to several leadership positions as Investor Relations professional in the corporate world. More than 13 years... (continued)
Graceful Fundraising LLC is a consulting practice based in the Phoenix Arizona area. We focus on helping clients become more effective and efficient at fundraising. We do that by providing mentoring/coaching, training for board and staff and providing hands-on communications work that enables and encourages more meaningful relationships with donors and more impact... (continued)
Karen Ramsey, ACC, CGT, SPHR is the President and CEO of Lead for Good, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping individuals become great nonprofit leaders. She has over 20 years of leadership experience which includes serving as VP of Human Resources for a Fortune 500 company, successfully running her own company for many years, and chairing 16 boards of... (continued)
Emily Davis Consulting creatively partners with not-for-profits and philanthropists on board governance, charitable advising, digital communications, and fund development. We serve our clients to leverage every resource possible that will benefit the organizational vision, mission, and goals.
We emphasize learning partnerships and... (continued)
Sam Frank founded Synthesis Partnership to advise non-profit organizations in strategy, planning and organizational development. The largest share of his practice is devoted strategic planning, but he also works with clients on board governance, change management, facility, program and business planning, and training.
In 2009 he co-founded Nonprofit Webinars and... (continued)