Does your fundraising program need to be better positioned for future success? Then consider a fundraising assessment by Catalyst Consulting Services to examine your organization’s strengths and opportunities for growth. What is a development assessment? An evaluation of an organization’s essential fundraising elements – including organizational structure, personnel, and procedures; revenue streams, fundraising strategies and..
Are You Ready for A Campaign? Michelle A. Turman, MA, CFRE One of the most common objections to beginning a capital campaign is that the organizational leaders do not feel they are “ready” to begin. How do you know if your organization is indeed ready for a campaign? It’s best to begin with the needs:..
How to Approach and Utilize A Vital Career Tool In the past year, the concept of mentoring has gained new momentum. Thanks to the many popular business and self-help books that have focused attention on this subject, several people have approached me to understand this concept better. Usually, the persons fall into two categories: either..