The Catholic Fundraiser

How to Make the Most of Your Digital Fundraising Program

Posted by Austin Nichols on 8/1/18 8:49 AM

You probably have a healthy digital program, but could it be doing more?

While not a new concept, many small organizations can be slow to adopt digital acquisitionYou may have a lot of questions about the ‘why’ and ‘how’ of implementing digital acquisition strategy. This struggle is understandable, as maintaining a digital presence often seems overwhelming. But with some simple steps you can learn how to improve your digital fundraising operations and begin acquiring new donors.  

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Topics: Conference, Donor engagement

How Small Nonprofits can Benefit from the NCDC Conference

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on 7/27/18 8:36 AM

For 50 years, the NCDC Conference and Exposition has been the leading opportunity for organizations and individuals to connect with one another in the context of fundraising as a ministry. Our attendees come from religious organizations across the United States and around the world, and they collectively raise hundreds of millions of dollars annually to support Catholic missions.

But not all of the attendees come from large organizations with endless resources. In fact, many come from development offices of fewer than three employees. If you are heading to NCDC this year from a small nonprofit, there are many ways that you can benefit from all that is offered.

Discover these helpful suggestions for how you can increase the success of your fundraising campaigns without increasing your staff.

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Topics: Conference, Catholic Fundraising Resources

The Top 11 Reasons to Attend the NCDC Conference

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on 8/29/17 1:11 PM

We know when it comes to deciding which national conferences to attend, it can be tough to decide which, if any, are worth your time and money. The NCDC conference is different in that we view fundraising as more than mission advancement: it is your ministry. 

Here are the top 11 reasons to join our community of fundraisers:

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Topics: Conference

Key Points from Where Catholic Fundraisers Need to Be: 48th Annual NCDC Conference and Exposition

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on 10/28/16 8:58 AM

For those of you who attended our Annual Conference and Exposition, we hope you had an enriching, inspiring and motivating conference and are returning to your ministry with new energy and ideas! If you weren’t able to join us this year, here are a few highlights of the presentations, speakers, and discussions you missed.

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Topics: Conference

Tips to Use & Habits to Lose: The Annual Conference

Posted by National Catholic Development Conference on 11/5/15 1:00 PM

Attending a national conference is, perhaps, the most expensive single educational event for mission advancement and development officers and staff. It is important to include the staff you left behind as well as the persons to whom you are accountable know what you learned, what you would like to share from your experience. There are several ways you can do this.

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Topics: Conference, Tips to Use & Habits to Lose

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In this weekly blog we share tips, tactics and case studies for professionals in the Catholic fundraising community. Learn how to advance your mission with articles on technology, donor engagement, nonprofit leadership, social media, and emerging trends.

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