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Writing a Fundraising Letter Introduction

The first part of your fundraising request

Vintage Green Typewriter cardThe introduction to your letter is where you paint a picture of the vision you have of your organization and of your fundraising drive. Here are some basic tips for your first paragraph. A good rule of thumb would be one or two sentences on each point. Donors are less likely to read a letter with too much text.
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    Tell a story, set the scene. Use some creative license in this first part of your letter. Write about one person you could reach on a perfect day, or one animal you'd be saving. Create a beautiful story that shows your vision.
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    Specify impact from previous donations. Donors want specific, measurable impact. Show them what you've done with the resources you've been given. If these are existing donors, they'll love to hear what it is you were able to do with their previous gifts.
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    Be specific about what goals you have. Make specific, measurable, attainable goals for the funds you're raising. Having specific ideas of what the money is for shows that you're being fiscally responsible with the resources you're requesting.
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    Reitterate the importance of donors. Donors fill a need that staff, board members, and even volunteers don't. Remind them that they are a special, unique and vital key to your organization's success.

Quick Tip

Make sure ALL of your thank yous are up to date. Thank you letters should all be sent out prior to starting your fundraising campaign.

Know Your Audience

Target your donation requests for the best results!

Happy Crowd mousepadLetting your donors know that you know them well is incredibly important. Be careful to target your donation letter campaign to the appropriate donors. Track your donors so you can target your letters to current donors, new potential donors, frequent donors, or historic donors. Target age ranges, neighborhoods or any number of other demographics. Use software to track all donations as they come in, and thank yous as they go out. Be sure to track the information that is important to YOUR organization. Make it only as simple or complicated as is necessary for your fundraising goals.

You can track your donations in a program that you use for your finances if you have a simple organization. If you're more interested in tracking a range of demographics, use a database. Donor databases available on the internet are great for those who don't have the knowledge or ability to customize a database program out-of-the-box, but they do cost more (0 and way on up). These systems all work well. Personally I prefer Access because it links in to other Office programs well, then I like ACT! which I've used for a few years to track volunteers, and then Filemaker. The only reason I put filemaker at the end is because it's difficult to get training in it.

QuickBooks Premier Nonprofit 2011 - [Old Version]

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How to Make the Donation Request in Your Letter

The body of the donation letter

Money stickerThis is the center of your letter, the section where you come right out and ask for the money. If you're spending time and money on a letter campaign, don't beat around the bush! Be clear, be specific, be bold and make the ask. Here are some tips to help you.
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    Demonstrate need. This is exactly like the most difficult part of grant writing--you have to show that you can handle the money and that you're strong and worthy of a donation, but at the same time show specifically why you have a real "need" that can only be filled with a donation. It's a bit of a catch-22. Show what it is that gives you a specific need. Donations have decreased with a declining economy, costs have recently increased for certain supplies, federal support has lessened--find something specific to use as an example.
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    Specify what suggested amounts will accomplish. Give a specific dollar amount. If you were raising funds for a school supply donation for needy families, you may say one backpack can be filled for . A family with four children would need a 0 in donations to get all of their supplies. Or if you feed people, how many meals can pay for? List 2-4 specific amounts and what you can accomplish with those funds.
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    What would happen if donors don't give? Give some specific information without guilt tripping anyone. What could happen (or would happen) if the funds you're raising don't get donated? Would some people not get served by your organization? Would your office need to close some of the hours you're currently open? Is it a dire situation and you'd have to lay off staff or possibly close down? Word it carefully, but do let people know just how much you are relying on them. Be persuasive, but don't blame them for potential future difficulties.

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Use mail merge. No one wants to read a letter that says "Dear Donor". There is nothing as effective as using a person's own name.

Send Response Materials with Your Letter

Here's a sample

Glamour Hot Pink Black Floral Birthday Party invitation Hot Pink Metal Glitter Black Label Gift Sticker label
Always make it as easy as possible for your donors to send you their donation. Include a self-addressed stamped envelope and a donor response card with the information that you'd like to have returned to you.

This set here was simple to make at Zazzle. You can find thousands of templates, update the information you want (I used an RSVP invitation card), and usually you can find matching address labels as well. You can also start from scratch. If you have a logo you wan to use, it's easy to create personalized stationary at Zazzle. They also have fantastic bulk discounts!

Quick Tip

Get your pen out. Have a director physically sign each and every letter to give it a personal touch.

Great Books on Letter Campaigns

Educate yourself in the art of fundraising letter campaigns. Here are some great (affordable!) books to get you started.
How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters, with CD

How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters, with CD

by Mal Warwick
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The Complete Guide to Writing Successful Fundraising Letters for Your Non Profit Organization: With Companion CD-ROM

The Complete Guide to Writing Successful Fundraising Letters for Your Non Profit Organization: With Companion CD-ROM

by Charlotte Rains Dixon
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The Complete Book of Model Fundraising Letters

The Complete Book of Model Fundraising Letters

by Roland Kuniholm
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How to Write Fundraising Materials That Raise More Money: The Art, the Science, the Secrets

How to Write Fundraising Materials That Raise More Money: The Art, the Science, the Secrets

by Tom Ahern
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How to Close your Donation Request Letter

Wrapping it up with class

Typewriter printWithin your letter, you want to make a donation "sandwich". You've started with vision and goals, you led into a specific request and now you're going to end with thanks and humility. This creates the smooth entrance and positive exit that you want surrounding your request for funds.
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    Thank them for whatever support they can give, financial or otherwise. Donors aren't required to give, so give them the opportunity to feel good about their role even if it's not possible to give at this time. Always esteem your potential donors to earn their loyalty to your organization. Ask them to continue to support you by wishing you well, contacting you if they know of potential donors or volunteers or even just continuing to speak well of your organization in public or to community leaders they may network with.
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    Reinforce. The final sentences of your letter give you the chance to reinforce the belief in your mission, the hope you have in your vision, the importance of the donor reading the letter and the specific need you have for funds. Keep it sweet, positive, gracious and humble.

Quick Tip

Resist the urge to create donor prizes (like shirts, mugs, etc). While these items work great for volunteer appreciation, donors tend to be put off by the thought that donated funds are used to purchase gifts simply to reward giving.

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Selling Toys Online

We all know the popularity of the Angry Birds game. Besides the game, with the support of the e-commerce platform Shopify, the applications, Angry Birds related toys and other spin-offs now are selling well in many countries.

After the success of Angry Birds on the iPhone and PCs, many large companies such as 20th Century Fox all try to seek investment opportunities on this so hot game. Risk investments also prove the success of this game on another side. In March, Rovio received 42 million dollars risk investment in the first turn of fund-raising.

The Angry Birds game was liked by all kinds of people at different ages. In addition, the angry bird in the game is so impressing and Rovio finds the large developing room of this bird. Therefore, they decided to sell the theme toys of Angry Birds.

From the summer in 2010, Rovio and the toys producer Commonwealth Toy & Novelty with headquarters in New York released the theme toys of Angry Birds. However, as the traditional toys producer, they may feel strange on the Rovio, which is the mobile applications developer. Therefore, Rovio has to find the e-commerce platform to sell these toys. The initial aim of Shopify, a company located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is to help the small and middle-sized companies establish the fast and convenient e-commercial channels and provide other services such as trusteeship, designing, data analysis, payment and other technical supports.

The popularity of Angry Birds with the support of Shopify has laid solid foundation for the well selling of the theme toys of Angry Birds. Since the opening of Angry Birds theme products on the Shopify, Rovio has sold out more than 2 million sets of plush toys. In addition, Rovio has promised to release more new Angry Birds related products. Global Sales Supervisor of Rovio said that even the rapid expanding of Angry Birds; they still paid much attention on the quality of the products and did not want to provide the related toys with low quality.

Till now, about 13.5 million shops have been operating on the platform of Shopify, including some large famous companies such as General Electric Company. In addition, the main revenue of Shopify comes from the month fee of the members of the platform, only 29 dollars per month. One manager of Shopify expressed that if you had 15 minutes one day and could use email, you could open a shop on Shopify.



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Selling Used Books Online

For any person who wants to be familiar with various laws and regulations, the law reference books can be likened to as their idol. It is through these law reference books that the law students of today become good and successful lawyers of tomorrow and make an ordinary person be acquainted with law terms. The information and the knowledge provided by these law reference books the students into a bright future that they may enjoy in their coming time.

The internet is the finest solution of all problems, may it buying the law reference books for your guidance. On the web, you can easily come across a wide range of online books store that offer you with a complete range of law reference books that you may need for some or the other reference related to the law courses.

Picking the best online books store is really uncomplicated for you. All you are needed to do is analyze all the available book stores online and then check out their offers and facilities that you can benefit. Once you are aware of their genuineness and the facilities offered, you can easily register yourself into that online books store and then get the access to as many books as you want.

Well, apart from the law reference books, you can also get some second hand text books online at lower rates through the various online books stores. You purely necessitate gaining the basic knowledge regarding all these online books stores that proffer you great prospects to benefit the best law reference books online. So, buy law reference books and carve your own future as a successful lawyer of tomorrow.

Here in these online books stores you will find law reference books of many different natures for you to buy from the online book store. Just use the search box or by going through the categories to the left so as to focus your search for the law reference books that you would like to buy. There are also some other law reference books categories you could find online. The online books store offers extensive law resources, including thousands of law reference books from affiliated brands.

GrabMore is a leading Online Books Store to buy New and Used Law Reference Books at affordable rates. You could possibly find more number of new and used law reference books in GrabMore that can guide you through a legal problem. Updates for each law reference books are posted at GrabMore.

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How To Get Quick Cash

A lot of entrepreneurs face significant amount of challenges when it comes to funding or acquiring capital. This is often true for small businesses because their type of trade is usually turned down by banks and lenders. If you own a small business that needs quick cash advance, you will most likely get turned down by a bank.

However, there are plenty of conventional sources for small businesses to get fast cash advance. Here are three major reasons why you should secure capital for your business through a cash advance.

  1. Quick option.

    If your business needs quick funds, your best bet is apply for a business cash advance which can get approved in a few days as opposed to waiting for weeks or months as bank loans do. Lenders understand you need quick capital which is what this type of loans is for, so expect to get your cash advance in a matter of a few days.
  2. Simpler requisites.

    Unlike bank loans, business cash advance merely ask for basic requirements that small businesses can easily present. Although both lenders need to ensure your capability of refinancing the loan, small businesses that apply for a cash advance need not have a good credit history. If your business has been earning at least ,000 a month for the last six months, your application will likely get approved.
  3. Easier repayment system.

    With regards to repayment, you do not need personal guarantees and interest rates, and no deadlines are set. Lenders will only ask for a percentage (ranging from 12-20 percent) of your daily credit card sales until the cash advance has been fully repaid. This will not generally damage your financial status.

There are so many benefits you can get from a fast cash advance without putting risk on your business.

However, now a day, there are many online cash advance organizations available on internet. They offers you up to 0,000 of all-purpose cash advance to use for business expansion, equipment purchase, business promotion, or for other emergency uses. In a troubled economy, you need all the help you can get to buffer your funds or safeguard your business against all types of economic meltdown.



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Make Money Online Guaranteed

People use the internet for communication, information research, entertainment, and earning money as well. Many are attracted to the idea that they can earn money through the use of the internet. But the question here is how to make money online?

There are a lot of suggested ways to make money online, but not all are guaranteed to be effective. Scams are one of the reasons why only a few take risks in earning money online. Other people are not willing to invest on membership fees and other payment required to start working online. There are plenty of reasons that can hinder a person from earning from jobs online, even so, here are guaranteed ways on how a person can make money online.

Selling items online- A lot of people have Facebook accounts and other social networking sites. Entrepreneurs use this method to advertise and sell their products. Pictures and description are also provided in order to help the customers decide whether to buy the product or not.

Writing articles- People rely on the internet for information. Seldom do they take time to open resource materials such as hard copies of encyclopedias or dictionaries. It is convenient to look for information they need online and this is where the work on an online article writer comes. Site owners pay these writers money where in exchange they provide quality articles that are useful and significant.

Search engine optimization (SEO)- This way is currently the big hit in the online community. Websites are optimized in order for its increase its rank in search engines such as Google and Yahoo. The higher the rank of the website, more people will be able to visit it which means money for the site owners and also for the people who does SEO.

Web design and Graphic design- There are also a lot of people online who hire graphic designers to design their web pages or logo. If you know how to use a photoshop software like Adobe and has creative talent in designing then you are suitable for this job.

Clicking and viewing advertisements- This is not a mindless job at all. There are also instructions that need to be followed in this kind of online job. It probably is the easiest among all and pays less as per job as well. But when you do a lot of advertisement clicking that would also accumulate to a huge amount of earnings.

Data entry- this job requires you to transcribe a group of data into another form. You need to type it correctly without missing even a space or punctuation.

You need not to finish a college degree in order to make money online. You also need not to be a genius to create a website that will be able to attract a lot of users to become a millionaire online. Hard work, perseverance and doing your job excellently will surely bear fruitful results.



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Selling Electronics Online

An angle that is very successful in all environments is buying and selling electronics. These electronics can be functioning or broken. You will obviously find more success with broken electronics that need fixing (from experience), but well get to that in a second. It is also possible to find electronics that are undervalued by the seller. Typically, if you see an ad on Craigslist that says, I am willing to negotiate. Or I need to sell this ASAP the seller has probably underpriced the item or will make a deal, to sell it quickly. Perform a quick price check of the item in question on eBay and make an offer on the item. Do not be afraid to lowball them, but be willing to compromise. Negotiation is key! Generally, you can talk the buyer down about if its priced under 0. To give you an idea of how this negotiation process works, lets look at this example.

EXAMPLE:

A person is selling an IPod Touch 2nd Generation for stating they need to sell it ASAP. Text or email them that you are willing to pay . Most likely when they see your offer they will respond with, I cant go that low. I need at least. You should then raise your offer to ; to which the buyer will most likely respond with . Accept the offer and be proud that you saved on a purchase. Sometimes the buyer will accept your first offer and this is when you can make money off of someone elses product. When you purchase the IPod for take it and relist it on Craigslist, or eBay; asking for it. Now, you will not sell the IPod right away, it will take a few days; but it will sell and you will be richer with little effort involved. Now wasnt that easy?!

Most of the time though cheap electronics on Craigslist will be broken. DO NOT BE ALARMED THOUGH. Electronics, especially the really popular items on Craigslist (iPod, iPhone) are very easy to fix! The most common issue people experience with iPhones/iPods is damaged screens; these screens can be purchased for ten to thirty dollars, depending on the age of the iPhone/iPod. The iPhone screen for example can be bought pre-assembled, all that you have to do is unscrew two screws on the front of the iPhone, remove the ribbons from the motherboard, and reinsert the new ribbons and snap on the new screen. Viola! Here is a video providing you with step by step visual instructions. If the prospect of taking apart your broken electronics intimidates you, dont worry. You can still make money with broken electronics. You have two possibilities: One is to sell electronics online for a higher price on Craigslist or eBay. This method will yield success, but the payout may not be astounding.



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Start Selling Online

If you are looking to make some extra money from home, or even looking to start your own business, you will want to look into eBay. There are thousands of people who are making a good living off of selling items on eBay. But before you get started you will want to do some research on the subject. EBay may sound easy enough, but it can be slightly complicated for a beginner. The first thing you may want to do is buy a book on how to make money selling on eBay. These books offer eBay selling tips from people who have been successful in the industry. If you do not want to purchase a book, there are also hundreds of articles online on how to make money selling on eBay. These articles are a great source of information for anybody who is getting started, and needs help getting their business off the ground. Opening an eBay shop is also something that a lot of people take advantage of. Again, you will want to do some research on this aspect of the business before starting. The basic gist of opening an eBay shop is that you will have your own store on the eBay site that outlines all of your products, etc. This will allow interested parties to visit your shop, and see exactly what you are all about and what you have for sale at that particular time. If you decide to go this route, you will then want to put a plan into effect that will drive traffic to your eBay shop. There are many tools available on eBay that will help you market your shop to potential customers. When you are looking for information on how to make money selling on eBay you will need to also consider what product(s) you want to sell. Many people prefer to turn their hobby into their business. But there have also been many successful people have been able to start up an eBay business that fills an open niche in the market. When you are finally up and running, you will want to continue with your research and try to find some eBay selling tips. There are many people who make a lot of money in this industry, and most of them are willing to share their tips with you. The eBay community is very friendly, so finding eBay selling tips should not be too big of an issue. Overall, learning how to make money selling on eBay can take a little bit of time. But over the long haul you will begin to become comfortable with the system and it will become second nature to you. And after a while you will be the one giving out the eBay selling tips! Copyright David Nettey

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Selling Dresses Online

It won t be exaggerated to say that a dress defines one s personality and it is not necessary that only expensive dresses can fulfill the purpose on the contrary what is necessary is that one is able to make a right selection of dresses according to the demand of an occasion which is to be attended.

This is the reason that different designers and manufacturers prepare dresses for different occasions and so the color and designs of the dresses are decided accordingly. For evening time occasions there are evening gowns, evening dresses, cocktail dresses or similar other party dresses. For the occasion of a wedding there is a huge range of designs in bride dresses, bridesmaid dresses and mother of the bride dresses. Also there are prom dresses for prom night.

Most of the online stores selling designers dresses deal in wholesale dresses. All the dresses can be bought at wholesale rates which are very low. Retailers are at the maximum advantage from these stores as they can get variety of different dresses such as wholesale evening dresses, wholesale cocktail dresses or any other kind of wholesale party dresses like wholesale prom dresses at the most competitive rates.

It is not possible for retailers to appoint a designer who can make designs for them and thereafter they can get those designs manufactured as it will cost them a lot and ultimately will result into a high price for the dress thus design. So, by choosing wholesale dresses online they save not only their own money but also of their customers. All the dresses at these stores like wholesale evening dresses, wholesale prom gowns, wholesale bridesmaid dresses or any wholesale party dresses are designed by freelancer designers which are highly talented. Retailers then sell these dresses at reasonable rate but earning a good profit on their sale.

Wholesale prom gowns sold at these online dresses are designed keeping in mind the choice of today s generation and are manufactured accordingly.

The foremost feature of any dress that makes it a purchase worthy is its fitting. No doubt, women love styles and designs but at the end they do want which not only gives them style but also maximum comfort. Here too style comes at second priority. Every woman wants to look at here best in any dress she chooses to wear. A unique design in a perfect fit and that even at reasonable rate is all that she can ask for when shopping for dresses. Wholesale evening gowns, wholesale prom dresses or wholesale cocktail dresses are the best way to simplify this desire of every woman. With the huge range of designs, colors, shades and sizes and above all easy accessibility, these wholesale dresses are simply incomparable.

Shopping for wholesale dresses is simply a unique experience as you are not required to go anywhere and you can place your order whether it is for wholesale bridesmaid dresses or wholesale evening gowns from the comfort of your house.

Get to know more about different designs and options in wholesale dresses at http://www.smcfashion.com

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