Here’s a Team Approach to Partnership Development

Here’s a Team Approach to Partnership Development

It’s always nice to learn of new creative approaches to developing our Donor Support Teams. InterVarsity Christian Fellowship has come...

Can Earnest Hemingway Teach Us Anything About Fundraising?

Can Earnest Hemingway Teach Us Anything About Fundraising?

A great American writer, Ernest Hemingway, was a novelist, short story author, and correspondent. He published classics like, The Old...

Does ‘Donor-centric’ mean anything to you?

Does ‘Donor-centric’ mean anything to you?

In Fundraising, there has been a move toward a concept called, ‘Donor-centric Communications’ led by Tom Ahern, one of the...

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...

Need More Money in 2018?

Need More Money in 2018?

2018 is out of the starting gates! How much money do you need to fund your ministry this next year?...

You’ve Got Stories — Use Them in Fundraising!

You’ve Got Stories — Use Them in Fundraising!

According to a 2017 Inc. article, Uri Hasson, Princeton University researcher, said that our brains are wired for story. He...

Can Non-American Christian Workers Raise Money?

Can Non-American Christian Workers Raise Money?

Kennex Chi is a fully funded ethnic minority Navigator staff and Ministry Partnership Development (MPD) coach.  He is challenging Ethnic...

Will Getting Grant Money Stem Income Desperation?

Will Getting Grant Money Stem Income Desperation?

In my last post I mentioned the subject of ‘Grants.’ Missionaries think about Grants in two major situation:   When...

Did Jesus Want ‘Fully Funded Missionaries,’ or Not?

Did Jesus Want ‘Fully Funded Missionaries,’ or Not?

In a former post I challenged you to decide if you want George Mueller’s method of funding for your ministry,...