4 Ways to Help Nonprofit Board Members Raise Funds
By Spark Non Profit Consulting on July 22, 2011
For nonprofits, fundraising is key to fulfilling their mission. Read these four ways that you can help board members raise funds for your organization. Great post from nonprofit consulting expert who knows the ins and outs to help you succeed.
“Give, Get, or Get Off: Right and Wrong Ways to Engage Your Board in Fundraising” is the title of the presentation I’m giving at the Association of Fundraising Professionals Lehigh Valley Forum on Fundraising and Philanthropy this Thursday. It’s all about what we expect from the nonprofit board with respect to fundraising. Short answer: we expect a lot.
Clearly, boards are expected to help with fundraising, but how much? What should we do if they don’t meet our expectations?