You work a small- to mid-sized charity. You're the sole fundraiser or you have a small team. You're wearing multiple hats and fundraising is just one of them or fundraising is your only focus.
Whatever the case may be – what we know is this:
It’s your job to meet your fundraising target each year.
And how do you do that?
And by plan, we mean plan your fundraising plan.
Let’s face it.
>>Some of us wing it and can meet that target at the end of the year but it’s pure luck.
>>Some of us put it in a budget and we kind of have an idea of how it’s going to play out.
But the only way to dedicate your efforts to meeting that year end goal is:
Plan. It. Out.
And how do you start?
You start by thinking about these questions:
There's much more to planning but this is a good place to start.
Stay tuned over the next 7 weeks.
We’re going to be talking about the value of your fundraising plan and why it’s imperative to help you reach goal.
Join us on the journey. Promise you’ll learn something.
The team at The Fundraising Lab
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