Get ready for AFP Congress!

It’s that time of year again: AFP Congress is upon us! This year’s gathering of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (and their partners) takes place from November 21-23 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown Toronto, Ontario. It’s three whole days...

Donor cultivation tips…with Frank the Pig!

Howdy Folks, It’s a mighty nice day here watching the dust finally settle after your last big peer-to-peer fundraising event! Think all your work is done? HOGWASH! (If you think that, well you’re just about two sandwiches shy of a picnic.) It’s time to cultivate those...

Unusual, creative and exciting fundraising events!

Spring is in bloom, temperatures are rising, flip-flops are out, and fundraising is top of mind for charities and nonprofits! While golf tournaments and 5Ks are a well-known way to raise money for a worthy cause, many organizations are changing things up a bit to win...

On your mark! Get set!…Is your event ready?!

There’s a lot of work that goes into fundraising for an event before I can trot my way to the finish line on the big day! When your participants have a great experience fundraising, it will be easier for your organization to reach your goal. So, before you...