Everyone begins their fundraising program at a different level. For this reason, we give credit where credit is due.
ADD UP THE TOTAL CREDITS YOU’VE EARNED:
We have a volunteer program (7+ volunteers)
We host an annual volunteer appreciation event
We have volunteer job descriptions and we distribute them
We have a volunteer training program
We have a system for tracking volunteer hours
We have a social media presence (2+ networks)
We schedule regular posts on social media (3+/week)
We have regular events scheduled for fundraising
We have a fundraising plan
DID YOU EARN ALL 61 CREDITS?
WOULD YOU LIKE TO EARN MORE CREDITS BEFORE YOU SPEND THEM? TRY THIS FOR 24 ADDITIONAL CREDITS:
Talk to 3 people you meet today about your organization’s mission
Invite someone to visit your organization for a tour of services; schedule the date
Call a major donor to say hi; keep the call short; don’t ask for a donation
HOW MANY CREDITS DO YOU HAVE NOW?
Combine the credits you’ve earned (on your honor). If you earned all the above credits, you now have 85 to play with. Credits are spent on services listed below. Your “earned credits” actually lower the cost of SOAR’s programs. See the services along with the credits needed:
20-minute fundraising call to discuss tweaking your program for greater success
Newsletter or Social Media Assessment
50-minute fundraising call to discuss 3 initiatives to help you reach your $ goal
Donor Letters – SOAR provides templates and feedback on three types
Marketing Design (flier, rack card, postcard)
Social Media Training (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Training for Setting up and Using Facebook for Events & Fundraising
“Your Nonprofit Story” – SOAR helps you create a powerful message
Fundraising Plan (one year)
Fundraising Plan (three years)
Volunteer Program Development (three months of coaching)
Annual Leader’s Program – One Year of Coaching on Your Fundraising Program
YOU CAN PURCHASE CREDIT TOO. JUST REMEMBER TO SUBTRACT YOUR EARNED CREDITS PRIOR TO BUYING!
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