CFW 17.05.16

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on May 16, 2017 9:59:00 AM


Changes to federal policies could drastically affect philanthropists, nonprofits

"When our government proposes policy changes that impact the nonprofit sector, these changes could have major repercussions. Here are just a few potential effects." [Denver Post]

More need to know news:


Rate Of Legit Email Getting Caught In Spam Filters Jumped

"Fundraising emails were caught up in spam filters twice as often last year compared with 2015, costing the average nonprofit as much as $25,000 in lost revenue last year, including more than $6,000 on #GivingTuesday alone, according to a new report." [Nonprofit Times]

More about the study
New Email Study Reveals Nonprofit Spam Rates Soared in 2016 [Every Action]

More emerging trends:


How to Use Facebook Live to Raise Money

"You’re probably already aware that Facebook Live lets any nonprofit live-stream fundraising events, breaking news, impact stories, and more, directly from their Facebook Page. But did you know that Facebook now lets some nonprofits add a donate button to their Facebook Live broadcast?" [NP Engage]

More tips and tactics:


Inspirational insight of the week:

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”

Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Turning Facebook Likes into Donors

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