Fundraising Teams

Build a team Fundraising doesn’t have to be something that you do alone.  Many clients elicit help and end up building their own fundraising teams.  Everyone in your life has…

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The Importance of Updates

Adding updates to your fundraising page is a crucial part of your fundraising campaign.  It’s an easy and effective way to keep your fundraising page fresh.   Why update? There…

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The Power of a Story – part II

In the last edition we talked about the power of storytelling.  In this month’s newsletter we’ll cover the mechanics of using storytelling to create a better fundraising page. “The social…

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The Power of a Story – Part I

In this edition of the newsletter, we’re going to begin a journey into the world of storytelling.  Fundraising revolves around the telling of stories that stir emotional responses in people,…

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NEADS Matching Funds

NEADS is committed to helping each client reach their fundraising goal.  We employ many methods to make this happen, one of which is offering matching funds days solely to clients.…

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Getting out of a fundraising slump

Stuck in a fundraising rut?  Hit a dead end?  It’s perfectly normal for this to happen over the course of your fundraising campaign for NEADS.  If you’re feeling stuck, then…

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Giving Tuesday 2021

Giving Tuesday is fast approaching and it‘s shaping up to be even more successful than ever.  Each year, this day of giving is held on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and…

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Halloween Fundraising

It’s that time of year again – the leaves are changing colors, there’s a slight chill in the air, and tiny ghosts and goblins are taking to the streets.  It’s…

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Talking about NEADS

As client fundraisers, you will sometimes encounter questions about NEADS and about our Service/Assistance Dog programs.  Clients often ask if they should attempt to answer these questions at all, or…

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QR Codes

As a client fundraiser, you spend a lot of time trying to direct people to your NEADS fundraising page.  A way to make this easier is by creating a QR…

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Flyers for Client Fundraising

Hanging flyers is a great way to let people in your area know of your fundraising campaign for NEADS.  Below you will find a couple of different flyer options that…

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Explaining wait-time to donors

As client fundraisers, many of you have become very skilled at discussing NEADS with donors and encouraging them to donate.  At times, donors will question why you haven’t been matched…

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NEADS Logos – for client use

If you are a client fundraiser, you may want to consider using the official NEADS logo in your fundraising campaign.  It can be used in many different ways to brighten…

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The Stephen Baum Fund

NEADS will be announcing the new Stephen Baum Fund in the NEADS Nation Newsletter which will go out later this week.  Since this fund is being established specifically to help…

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Matching Funds

As most of our client-fundraisers know, NEADS offers matching donations periodically throughout the year.  These matching funds days are generally held quarterly, and they give clients a chance to boost…

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