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Do donors remember the stories we tell?

We get questions. Like this one: Can my organization use the same story multiple times?

The answer is: Yes. And we do that. Occasionally. We tell the same story, especially a powerful one, in an appeal and newsletter a month or two apart, and also in a coordinating e-appeal. I’ve never once heard a client say, “We got a call from a donor who asked why we retold this story.”

Is Your Nonprofit a Pit Bull or Labrador Retriever?

Some dogs are cute. Some dogs bite. What about your nonprofit? To your donors, are you a pit bull with bite? Or are you an approachable lab with tail wag? … Read More

The Highs and Lows of Launching a New Website

Launching a new website will simultaneously be one of the most rewarding and the most challenging projects you will take on. I recently worked on a project that reminded me … Read More

Driving Your Results in 2016: 4 Trends to Watch

With another holiday season behind us, and 2016 freshly upon us, it’s customary for us to step back and look forward. With 2016 full of possibility, what will it hold … Read More

Who is the hero of your story?

As a fundraiser, one of the most important questions you should be asking yourself is this: “Who is the hero of my story?” If your organization’s fundraising is like most, … Read More

Metropolitan Ministries, Masterworks take top AGRM web design prize

Masterworks is thrilled to announce that the Metropolitan Ministries website was awarded top prize in web design at the annual AGRM National Convention. The website was created by Masterworks’ Experience … Read More

Who drives offer development in your ministry?

As we work with our clients to help them raise funds, offer development comes up time and time again. One of the central issues is: who drives offer development within … Read More

Raise Donations and Engagement with Facebook Advertising Today — A Non-Profit’s Case Study

Now that your non-profit has gathered a solid group of fans on your Facebook page, how do you influence them to give to your organization? You’ve spent countless hours drafting … Read More

Fundraisers: We feel your pain… (CLA Conference Preview)

It’s official. If you’re a fundraising professional, you have one of America’s toughest jobs! We’ve recently toyed with the idea of getting ahold of Thom Beers, executive producer of NBC’s … Read More

Google for Nonprofits

Google for Nonprofits is a program that helps non-profits take advantage of the products and resources Google has to offer. If you put it to use, Google for Nonprofits can … Read More