4 Unique Ways to Evaluate Your Relationship with Donors

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If you were to ask nonprofit leaders how confident they are about the strength of their relationships with donors, most would probably tell you they’re in a good place. But when it comes to defining the strength of your donor relations and reducing attrition, relying on intuition is a bad strategy. Part of setting up […]

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Curt Swindoll’s “The Future of Fundraising” is a Popular Topic Among Nonprofits

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Earlier this month, Curt Swindoll, executive vice president for strategy at Pursuant, was tapped by Stanford Social Innovation Review to forecast the future of fundraising on their blog to kick off 2015. Stanford Social Innovation Review is an award-winning magazine and website that covers cross-sector solutions to global problems. It is written for and by social change […]

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Four Trends that Will Change the Nonprofit Landscape by 2020

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Today is a day where many nonprofit leaders and fundraising professionals spend time celebrating the past and contemplating for the future. However, if the past is any indication of the future, we can be certain change is on the horizon. How will technology enable nonprofits to overcome today’s fundraising challenges? What role will big data […]

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How to Overcome the New Challenges of Annual Fundraising

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It’s been seven years since the Great Recession began, yet many organizations still face floundering annual funds. Unfortunately, the commonality of this persistent problem has 
created a whole new set of challenges for many nonprofit leaders. Two New Challenges for Today’s Nonprofit Leaders As economic improvement has occurred, many organizations haven’t followed at an appropriate […]

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How to Connect Your Nonprofit’s Strategy with Your Mission

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One of the primary reasons nonprofit leaders feel like they’re spinning their wheels is because they never take the time to align their strategy with their overall mission and goals. However, this is an easy fix once you understand how to effectively connect your nonprofit’s mission with your strategy. Why Many Nonprofits Struggle to Connect […]

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4 Ways Technology Can Improve Donor Relations at Every Level

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Fundraising has always been about building relationships with people who are or will be ready, willing, and able to give. Most nonprofits recognize that face-to-face interactions are the most valuable way to build those relationships. However, engaging donors face-to-face has traditionally been reserved for major gift development because it’s expensive, less scalable, and time-intensive. Conversely, […]

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Year in Review: Our Top 5 Fundraising Tools and Resources from 2014

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This week, we’re spending time looking back at some of the most popular fundraising resources and tools. Today, we wanted to highlight some of our most popular fundraising tools and resources to help you prepare as you look forward to everything 2015 has in store! Our Top 5 Fundraising Tools and Resources from 2014 Lifetime […]

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Happy New Year From Pursuant

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All of us at Pursuant wish you and your family a very happy new year. If you’re like us, you have been looking forward to the clean slate of the new year for quite some time. You probably already have goals in mind that will sharpen your organization and help you better execute your mission. […]

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Year in Review: The 4 Most Popular Fundraising Webinars from 2014

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We’ve had the opportunity to sit down with some incredible guest presenters and leaders within Pursuant as part of our webinar series in 2014! This week, we’re spending time looking back at some of the most popular fundraising resources and tools. Today, we wanted to highlight some of our most popular webinars from the past […]

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Year in Review: The 4 Most Popular Fundraising Resources for 2014

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Equipping nonprofit leaders and fundraising professionals with insights and resources to help them raise money is extremely important to our entire team at Pursuant. As an organization, we want to do everything we can to help nonprofits increase their opportunity to impact the world by becoming smarter, more effective fundraisers. Today, we want to share […]

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