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These monthly giving thank you letter templates will save your staff time in telling your monthly donors just how special they really are. The key to retaining them? Thank them. Thank them often. And take “thank you” a step further by showing your monthly donors the real and radical results more »

Release Announcement: The Donor Record Has a Fresh New Look!

Release Announcement: The Donor Record Has a Fresh New Look!

We’ve Updated the Most Used Area of DonorPerfect DonorPerfect is committed to helping you be a better fundraiser. That’s why we’ve revamped the most used area in our software – the donor record. It has a refreshed layout that makes it easier for you to find and enter donor information. more »

Fundraising Trends 2019: 5 Ways to Modernize Your Marketing

Fundraising Trends 2019: 5 Ways to Modernize Your Marketing

Looking for some fresh ideas to energize your fundraising campaigns and donor retention efforts? There’s no better time than now to try something new! This short, action-packed video has 5 effective and enjoyable strategies that’ll bring excitement to not only your donors, but to YOU, too.Best of all, there’s no more »

30 Words to Use Other Than “Support”

30 Words to Use Other Than “Support”

Do your annual thank you letters or emails sound like everyone else’s? Or worse yet, are you repeating the same phrases over and over again in your year-end fundraising appeals, thank you letters and annual report? It’s time to change it up! Here are 30 personal ways to let your more »

7 Ways to Improve Donor Retention with DonorPerfect

7 Ways to Improve Donor Retention with DonorPerfect

What is it that keeps donors coming back to donate to you again? Did you know there’s technology out there to make donor retention easy? Find out more here!

DonorPerfect Users Raise 27% More on #GivingTuesday 2018

DonorPerfect Users Raise 27% More on #GivingTuesday 2018

From buzzy crowdfunding pages to heartfelt donor emails, #GivingTuesday fundraising campaigns from the DonorPerfect Community generated an incredible increase in engagement across the board.Founded by the 92nd St. Y, #GivingTuesday is a social media movement that celebrates human kindness and generosity by encouraging people to support and promote nonprofit organizations more »

How to Measure #GivingTuesday Impact

How to Measure #GivingTuesday Impact

How will you know if your Giving Tuesday campaign is a success? With DonorPerfect’s reports you can analyze the impact of your Giving Tuesday fundraising efforts and plan for next year. DonorPerfect has a TON of different reports to track just about any metric you want. It’s one of the more »

Trends in Donor Advised Funds

Trends in Donor Advised Funds

Donor-advised funds are a popular and flexible charitable giving vehicle. Some donors know exactly how they intend to use their donor-advised fund from the moment they set it up. Others know they want to be philanthropic, but maybe not how or when, and choose a donor-advised fund as a tool more »

Release Announcement: How Engaged Are Your Donors?

Release Announcement: How Engaged Are Your Donors?

Relationships are the key to successful fundraising. Now you can know in an instant how engaged your donors are. In our November release of DonorPerfect coming this weekend, Donor Profile, puts key donor insights and information right at your fingertips to help you build better donor relationships.   Key Donor more »

5 Tips to Boost Your Monthly Giving Program for Giving Tuesday

5 Tips to Boost Your Monthly Giving Program for Giving Tuesday

Recurring donations are funds you can count on. They provide reliable cash flow for your organization. Why? Because on average, recurring donors give more money for more consecutive years than single-gift donors. Here’s how to retain your existing monthly giving donors and get buy-in from new ones this Giving Tuesday. more »

Release Announcement: 3 Search Tips to Manage Donor Information

Release Announcement: 3 Search Tips to Manage Donor Information

Nonprofit professionals are some of the busiest people on the planet! If you’re like most DonorPerfect users, the Search function is key to getting things done. Whether you are adding a gift, a donor or both, Search helps you save time and manage donor information quickly and easily. Given how more »

3 Ways to Track #GivingTuesday Donation Form Performance

3 Ways to Track #GivingTuesday Donation Form Performance

Have you ever been in the middle of a fundraising campaign and realized that you were below your target goals? Don’t let this happen to you this Giving Tuesday. DP Online forms gives you the ability to track your Giving Tuesday Donation form performance at any point in your campaign. more »

The Anatomy of a Successful #GivingTuesday Email

The Anatomy of a Successful #GivingTuesday Email

This post is contributed by our friends at Constant Contact, an easy-to-use email marketing platform designed to help nonprofits like yours spread the word about your mission.As a nonprofit, your schedule is more than jam-packed – but with the holidays right around the corner, now is the time to sit more »

Release Announcement: Avoid These 3 Crowdfunding Campaign Mistakes

Release Announcement: Avoid These 3 Crowdfunding Campaign Mistakes

Crowdfunding offers donors an easy way to support your organization with individual fundraising pages they can create, personalize and share with family and friends. While easy to set up, your crowdfunding campaign still requires time and attention to meet your fundraising goals. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! In this more »