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    HOW TO FACE DOWN A MONSTER

    Posted by Robin Jordan on Oct. 17, 2016

    This October, the Donor By Design team is tackling spooky situations in development. Join us this month for hair-raising stories and cautionary tales of frightful fundraising! 

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    Topics: Fundraising, Annual Campaign, Capital Fundraising, Church Fundraising, Fund Development, Fundraising Campaign

    SOWING SEEDS, PART II

    Posted by Lora Dow on Jul. 6, 2015

    Conversations around giving can feel tricky for anyone, but I find that the people who struggle with it most are church leaders. Many pastors and lay staff are reluctant to talk about money at all. Those that do tend to focus on immediate operational needs of the church or mission-based outreach.

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    Topics: Endowment, Church Fundraising, Church Stewardship, Planned Giving, Legacy

    SOWING SEEDS

    Posted by Lora Dow on Feb. 18, 2015

    Recently I had lunch with a church pastor. His church has an endowment fund from the sale of property, but it hasn’t grown much since then. Like many congregations, his church could benefit from the income a stronger endowment could provide.

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    Topics: Endowment, Church Fundraising, Church Stewardship, Gift Of Giving

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