Do You Have Some ‘Angst’ in Asking for Donations Face-to-Face?

Do You Have Some ‘Angst’ in Asking for Donations Face-to-Face?

One of the most effective ways to raise funds is a personal face-to-face. Yet this is the one method the...

Don’t Ask for a One-Time Donation

Don’t Ask for a One-Time Donation

In this post I want to introduce you to William (Bill) Dillon who started ‘People Raising’ and runs Fundraising Training...

When Asking for Money, Don’t Take NO for an Answer!

When Asking for Money, Don’t Take NO for an Answer!

We said ‘NO’ to John’s ‘ASK’ to partner with his vacation resort company.  (See last 2 blog posts for context.)...

When ‘Asking for Money,’ Make a Clear ‘ASK’!

When ‘Asking for Money,’ Make a Clear ‘ASK’!

We said ‘NO’ to John’s ‘ASK’ to partner with his vacation resort company. After our first ‘NO’ John offered us...

If Your Purpose is to Ask for Money, Ask for Money!

If Your Purpose is to Ask for Money, Ask for Money!

Sheri and I are traveling in Arizona at the moment to try and gain some warmer weather.  Bend, Oregon has...