State of MIND BLOG

Keepin’ It Real – Helpful Hints to Keep Your Monthly Giving Program Thriving

As we have talked about for the past several weeks, the value of a robust, coordinated monthly giving program cannot be overstated.  If you missed these articles, or want a refresher, you can take a peek here, here and here.  And if you have been following along, you know that while the benefits of a…
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Stuck on You!

Over the past few weeks – we have been sharing our thoughts on the value of monthly giving, and some monthly giving myths.  In this third installment of our series dedicated to monthly giving let’s discuss how to keep those lovable monthly donors stuck on you(r organization)!   If the goal is keeping as many…
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That Can’t Be Right … Can It? Debunking 3 Popular Monthly Giving Myths

In last week’s post, we shared our thoughts on the value of monthly donors. If you missed that post, and want to start there, check it out here.   Now that we can all agree on the great value of a healthy and robust sustainer program, let’s spend just a few moments talking about some…
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Make It Monthly!

  MONTHLY GIVING!  Monthly giving programs are often viewed as complex puzzles, difficult to unlock, but with a reward well worth the upfront work.  Today, some organizations seem to have unlocked the ‘monthly giving puzzle’, while others struggle with developing a plan to maximize their current program or even knowing where to start to develop…
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Leveraging Surveys to Cultivate Donor Relationships

Fundraising communications are typically a one-way street where we are regularly asking our donors to support our mission while providing them with the latest information about how that support makes a difference.   But how often are we opening up that communication and giving our donors a voice?   Your donors are so much more…
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