Prospect Hide-and-Seek: 6 donors hidden in your database

You and your colleagues work hard to keep your donor database updated and current with the most accurate donor information, but we all know that sometimes less prominent prospects can get lost in there. While your loyal and active monthly donors, volunteers and major gift donors are front-and-center, there are plenty of other donors in your database who you may be overlooking and shouldn’t be.

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7 Things to Consider When Evaluating a Donor Database

Think of your new donor management system like it’s an employee. You wouldn’t just hire someone willy-nilly and cross your fingers that they’ll be a good fit. Especially in the nonprofit industry, it’s so important that your team members fit your company culture and have a passion for your mission.

Believe it or not, the same goes for your donor database.

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Back to School with ResultsPlus

The kiddos aren’t the only ones thinking about heading back to the classroom this fall. Fundraisers are hitting the books with the ResultsPlus team and taking advantage of the new educational opportunities that we have to offer at ResultsPlus from Metafile.

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Giving USA Annual Report Highlights

It’s that time of year again; time for the charitable giving stats for the previous year to start rolling in! And if you’re a nonprofit nerd like we are, you can understand the excitement that ensued when the Giving USA 2018: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2017 came out last week.

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6 ways to make your summer fundraising more personal

Today’s donors are pulled in so many different directions when it comes to where they should be donating their time and money. With so many organizations, causes and projects that pull at the heartstrings, donors are tasked with a decision, and you are tasked with finding a way to attain and retain these donors.

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GDPR: What does it mean for your nonprofit?

As a nonprofit organization, it's incredibly important that you respect your donors' privacy. You likely have access to great amounts of personal information on your constituents, and those constituents are trusting that that personal information is FYEO.

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3 Challenges Facing Today's Nonprofits

Throughout the year, we post encouraging blog posts about nonprofit industry trends, tips and tricks, inspiration, and happenings. However, as the political landscape, technology and the world around us continue to change, our industry must, too. With that, nonprofiteers are facing new challenges and issues head-on.

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14 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a Nonprofit CRM


Nonprofits, we know how stressful it can be to start the search for a CRM. It’s like trying to buy a car when you’re not a car person. All that talk about ABS, E-REV, Electronic Stability Control, horsepower, all-wheel drive versus four-wheel drive – it all sounds like a foreign language, and eventually you find yourself nodding, smiling and then driving off the lot in a new car wondering how you got there.

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