Author: Lynda Manink

Fundraising Tips

Donor-centricity. Are you faking it?

How are you bringing your donors into your mission? This, I believe, is at the heart of the future of fundraising. This is what will take our organizations far beyond fundraising and into the joyful creation of the brighter world we are all working towards. It goes beyond your donor …
Financial Advice

Your 2018 Tax Form Resource Guide

IRS Filing Dates The first day you may file your taxes is January 29. Typically, the regular tax return filing deadline is April 15th. However, this year the filing deadline will be on Tuesday, April 17th. This is because the 15th falls on a Sunday, and the 16th falls on …
Fundraising Tips

Fundraising Friday | January 5, 2018

Is it easier or harder to set up monthly giving in a small shop? Read my interview with Harvey McKinnon and find out. You can write a letter or an email that’s donor-centered…but your systems might give you away. Donor-centricity. Are you faking it? Even the smallest shop should be …
Fundraising Tips

Hygge for the Holidays

As the holiday season peaks and the daylight hours dwindle, it’s time to close our laptops, swap shoes for slippers, and share the gift of time with family and friends. The sounds of clinking glasses and happy voices fill our homes. We know you’ve worked hard all year, especially during …
Fundraising Tips

Top Nonprofit Fundraising Posts of 2017

In 2017, the Lynda Gold Manink blog covered a variety of topics ranging from fundraising strategies and planning to top campaigns and donor retention best practices. Here are the top five blog posts from our thousands of subscribers during 2017 – Enjoy! 1) 8 Resources to Help with Fundraising Planning …