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In 2017, Amit Kumar and Nicholas Epley published the results of a series of experiments that showed that a lot of us underestimate the positive impact on others (and ourselves) of expressing gratitude via a personal email.
If you give a donor a great experience when she supports her charity, she will feel great, will give more, give for longer and be more likely to leave a legacy/bequest. If you believe this, you shouldn’t build your fundraising strategy around thinking of how to persuade people to give more money to help your charity.
Few nations on Earth have a population as engaged and generous as The Netherlands. For 15+ years I had the privilege of working with many, many Dutch nonprofits. So, I know from first-hand experience how careful Dutch charities are when it comes to spending money...
Many organizations we work with see similar growth. They are raising more from amazing donors who are giving more and giving more often. Because of #donorlove. What is #donorlove?
"I came back full of enthusiasm and optimism about that future and how Dutch fundraisers might actually lead the way in bringing to pass how fundraising has to change."
‘But, I hear you say, ‘A whole day? Are you serious?’ Well, if you’re serious about the future of fundraising, then yes, I am. You should be there.