Author: May Harris & Linda Rosenthal

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Cause-Related Marketing: The California Rules

08:00 17 November in Blog, Nonprofit

Fundraising is the lifeblood of 501(c)(3) charities. Whether an organization has an in-house development department or hires consultants, government regulators take a keen interest in the process and the results of soliciting charitable donations. Outside Solicitation Help In “Taking Fundraising Outside the Organization,” we introduced the California rules...

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Beyond the Basics of Fundraising: Commercial Fundraisers

08:00 17 September in Blog, Nonprofit

Many charities conduct their own fundraising campaigns; some have in-house development directors and staff. As we mentioned in “Taking Fundraising Outside the Organization,” other organizations, though, need help from time to time with solicitation efforts, and turn to “fundraising counsel,” “commercial coventurers”, or “commercial fundraisers.” These...