CFW 18.01.09

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on Jan 9, 2018 1:51:00 PM

Tax Reform: What Now?

Catholic fundraisers are beginning to analyze the potential effect the tax reform legislation will have on their organizations.

“The challenge now is for charities to take a positive approach in donor communications and provide an “antidote” to negative perceptions based on a broad-scale misunderstanding of what the final results of the new law are,” said Robert F. Sharpe, Jr. of The Sharpe Group. “Wise charitable organizations will help donors understand the benefits of these changes, as opposed to solely the adverse consequences that could have been brought about by early versions of the law.”

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2018 Fundraising Trends

“What fundraising trends can nonprofit organizations expect to see in 2018? Gesture has analyzed data from many sources to come up with a list of the top 9 trends that nonprofit organizations should keep in mind when planning their fundraising and marketing efforts.” [Gesture]

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.


3 things every fundraising director should do to start the new year

“You’re still catching your breath from yearend fundraising efforts. But Q1 is here so it’s time to start thinking about what your development operation should be doing when everyone returns from the holidays. Here are three ways to make a strong development start in the new year.” [Philanthropy Daily]

More tips and tactics:


Inspirational insight of the week: 

"I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world."

- John 16:33

Turning Facebook Likes into Donors and Dollars

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