Fundraising success involves a combination of knowledge, skills, systems, and consistent practices. Fundraising campaigns that take a systematic approach and put fundamentals in place in an appropriate sequence have a better chance of success. Projects risk failure when they start with donor prospecting, fundraising software, or communications materials when the fundamentals are not set. Here is an introduction to fundraising fundamentals, featuring eight key activities.

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There are almost as many reasons to hire a consultant as there are consultants. These resources will help you take the right steps to find, hire, and manage a consultant who will deliver what you need whether it be for strategy, evaluation, communications, or providing fundraising advice and support for your grantee partners.

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