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CFW 18.01.02

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on Jan 2, 2018 1:24:00 PM
NEED-TO-KNOW NEWS

New Rules for Computer-Generated Postage Rile Some

“After a year of study, the United States Postal Service has announced what images and subject matter it will allow on computer-generated postage created by Stamps.com, Zazzle.com and other companies.” [Alliance of Nonprofit Mailers]

More need to know news:


EMERGING TRENDS

Top 10 Fundraising Trends for 2018

“If you want to be successful, then your nonprofit’s fundraising approach needs to adapt and innovate.

The stakes are high.

If you stick to the same old same old strategies, you will probably see declining revenue and shrinking numbers of donors.” [Fired Up Fundraising]

More emerging trends:


 Tell Us Tuesday

Tell us what matters to you! Use the hashtag #TellNCDC to share your answer to this week's question on Twitter and Facebook.


TIPS & TACTICS

3 Tips for Attracting Donors Through SMS

“…51 percent of people visit a nonprofit’s website through a mobile device, while the click-through rate for text messages is 36 percent and click-through rate for email is 7 percent.

Here are Social Brite’s tips for attracting and keeping donors through text messages.” [Nonprofit Pro]

More tips and tactics:


CATHOLIC CHATTER


Inspirational insight of the week: 

"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!"

- 2 Corinthians 5:17

Turning Facebook Likes into Donors and Dollars


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