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Powered by Philanthropy – Rob Scheer and Comfort Cases

OVER 700 CHILDREN ENTER THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM EACH DAY. Right now, there are 437,500 children in the US foster care system. Each year, 23,000 young people age out of foster care without permanent connections to a stable family. Most children in the foster care system are removed from their …

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Impact Post: Worcester Chamber Music Society

The Worcester Chamber Music Society hired me to write their 2016 fall appeal letter. It took me two hours to craft. Here are the results: From Fall 2015 to 2016, the number of donors increased from 62 to 72 (16.2%). In the Fall of 2015, 10 of those donors were …

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Making an Impact: the Joy of Music

The Joy of Music hired me to help them develop new marketing materials. Traditionally, they would print thousands of booklets and distribute them to libraries and other public places where people tended to gather information about community events. Rather than stride down that path, I suggested we start by surveying …

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2 More Ways to Help Your Donors Say YES!

In 2019, individuals contributed $352.87 BILLION to US nonprofits. Yet, according to the Fundraising Effectiveness Project, we’re losing donors in droves: • Only 43% of all donors renew their gift. • Only 21% of new donors renew their gift. • For every 100 donors acquired, 105 are lost to attrition …

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Two Key Ways to Help Your Donors Say YES!

Did you know that in 2019, individual donors contributed $352.87 BILLION to US nonprofits! Believe it or not, giving increased 10.6% last year – during a pandemic! How are things going with your individual donor program these days? Would you like a bigger slice of that juicy, billion-dollar? I’m here …

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