Knowing why your donors give

The general rule of fundraising says that asking the right donor, at the right time, for the right amount will lead to success.

The pandemic’s silver lining on fundraising

The last 16 months has forced many of us out of our comfort zones. We’ve all had to adjust in order to do our jobs. Now, everyone keeps talking about returning to “normal”, but what does “normal”...

'Tis the season for giving

When we get close to the end of the year, there are three different things I think about personally: Thanksgiving (my favorite holiday), my upcoming birthday (December 1, in case you are...

The Dot Org Solutions team describes their versatile career paths

The staff at Dot Org Solutions was asked to reminisce on their versatile career paths and describe them in one word.

How to stand out and maintain support during the COVID-19 pandemic

In the last few months, the way we raise money and connect with our donors has changed dramatically. Some changes might be for the best and become permanent, while others are simply a way to get...

Fundraising through the pandemic

Normally, Giving Tuesday is held on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving. Due to the unexpected changes caused by the current COVID-19 pandemic, Giving Tuesday Now was created to help nonprofits...

Four things to remember about social media donors for year-end giving

This year is more than halfway over – and, as the weather starts to cool down, we are all marking our calendars for holidays and planning the final quarter of the business year. Additionally, if...

Four things to remember about social media donors for year-end giving

The year is more than halfway over and as the weather starts to cool down, we are all marking our calendars for holidays and planning the final quarter of the business year. Additionally, if you...

Four reasons a Fundraising Readiness Assessment™ may be right for you

Dot Org Solutions has two areas of focus – fundraising consulting and marketing. Last week, Kayleigh Fladung, our marketing and PR services manager, talked about our marketing assessments. Those...

So, what does a fundraising consultant do?

Last week, our marketing and PR services manager, Kayleigh Fladung, wrote her blog post on a few problems a marketing consultant might be able to help you solve. But, here at Dot Org, we don’t...