Month: September 2009

  • When will the future start?

    As far as fundraisers are concerned, the future began January 1, 2006. I realize the bogus coefficient of that statement is potentially high.  But that date is significant because it's the official beginning of the Boomer Generation.  That's the generation that habitually transforms everything it touches:  Pop culture, politics, family life, business … And, now…

  • Blog policy

    This blog is an independent voice advocating for a better kind of fundraising. All opinions are my own or those of guest posters. If you find anything here obnoxious or wrong, please say so in the comments; polite argumentation is good for everyone! If the thinking you see here makes sense to you and you’d…

  • About this blog

    Future Fundraising Now is for fundraising professionals who get it. I mean the ones who: Realize that fundraising is about donors, not us. Know that fundraising is both a number-driven science and a heart-driven art. Understand that fundraising is a noble and world-transforming activity, not just a necessary evil or sidekick to the real stuff.…