Category Archives: donations

Moving on…

I’ve set up a new www site with my very own URL and blog. Go visit http://www.morethanzeal.com So I’ll be shutting this one down soon. Thanks for stopping by. Advertisements

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How to ask for donations… not!

Based on the feedback of my esteemed commenters, along with my own experience, here are a few things NOT to do when you ask for donations: – Act like you know the potential donor when you really don’t! Niki says that it’s … Continue reading

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Fundraise like a what??

I just found a great blog post entitled Fundraise like a Corgi. So, I stole it. Took it hook, line, and sinker from its author Peggy Morrison Outon  (Executive Director of the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management). I’ll add a link … Continue reading

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Offend? or Not?

The last post gave me an idea for a new post. I recently got yet another call from some police organization or other asking for a donation.  Before the poor caller could continue with the canned speech, I interrupted to say that my husband … Continue reading

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