The Financing Not Fundraising Series will help you break out of the broken fundraising model and create a broader approach to securing the overall financing necessary to achieve your goals. Below are blog posts, webinars, e-books and guides specific to Financing Not Fundraising. To see all of the Social Velocity tools, go to the Tools page of the website.
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Financing Not Fundraising Webinars
|On Demand Webinar: Raising Capacity Capital If you want to move your organization out of the starvation cycle, you have to learn how to raise capacity capital. More Details >>>
|On Demand Webinar: Financing Not Fundraising Overview. This webinar, based on the popular blog series shows nonprofits a broader approach to securing the overall financing necessary to create social change. More Details >>>
|On Demand Webinar: Creating a Message of Impact This webinar details a far more effective way to communicate with potential donors: talking about the impact your nonprofit is having in the community. More Details >>>
|On Demand Webinar: Finding Individual Donors. Individual donors make up 80% of the private money flowing to the nonprofit sector, yet many nonprofits don’t know how to find and communicate with individual donors. More Details >>>
|On Demand Webinar: Calculating the Cost of Fundraising. This webinar will help you learn how to calculate the cost of fundraising for every revenue-generating activity your organization engages in. More Details >>>
|On Demand Webinar: Creating a Financing Plan. This webinar will help you create an overall financing plan to bring enough money in the door to achieve your mission. More Details >>>
|On Demand Webinar: Getting Your Board to Raise Money. This webinar will help you get your board members excited, engaged and committed to raising money for your nonprofit. More Details >>>
Financing Not Fundraising Step-by-Step Guides
|Creating a Nonprofit Financing Plan Step-by-Step Guide.
This 14-page guide takes you through the steps of creating your nonprofit’s overall financing plan to help you bring more money in the door in a sustainable way. More Details >>>
|Creating a Business Plan Step-by-Step Guide.
This 8-section guide helps you create a successful business plan for a new nonprofit earned income stream or a for-profit social enterprise. More Details >>>
|Creating a Major Donor Campaign Step-by-Step Guide.
This guide is intended as a tool to help smaller nonprofits create a strategy and plan of action for securing major donors. More Details >>>
Financing Not Fundraising E-books
|Financing Not Fundraising, vol. 1 E-Book.
This e-book sets out a new direction for nonprofits to finance, instead of fundraise for their work and become much more sustainable and effective in the process. More Details >>>
|Financing Not Fundraising, vol. 2 E-Book.
This e-book delves deeper into the concept of Financing Not Fundraising and helps nonprofit leaders who are ready to start moving away from fundraising. More Details >>>
|Financing Not Fundraising, vol. 3 E-Book.
This e-book expands on the basic elements of the Financing Not Fundraising model and helps those nonprofits that are ready to start moving away from fundraising to really dive into this new approach. More Details >>>
A New Way to Fund Social Impact
Create a Financing Plan
Align Money and Mission
Find Individual Donors
Develop a Message of Social Impact
Raise Money for Building Capacity
Explore New Types of Money
Evaluate Earned Income
Calculate the Cost of Fundraising
Move From Push to Pull
Stop Lying to Donors
Jump Start Your Board
Align Executive & Development Directors
Rebut Crazy Donor Demands
Kiss That Endowment Dream Goodbye
Abandon Ineffective Fundraisers
Fix Your Fundraising Plan
Connect Money to Your Strategic Plan
Find and Keep a Great Fundraiser
Create Donor Personas
Break Free From the Starvation Cycle
Recruit a Money Raising Board
Calculate Opportunity Costs
Enlighten Your Donors
5 Taboos Nonprofits Must Get Over
Stop Apologizing for Needing Money
Move Beyond Nonprofit Startup Mode
Assess Your Nonprofit’s Financial Model