Podcast: 3 steps to effective storytelling in fundraising

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Storytelling that persuades donors to action isn’t magic. You just have to make sure your has these elements:


  • It’s about the donor (not about your awesome organization)
  • It leads to the donor taking action — entering the story
  • It’s unfinished — you want to donor to create the satisfying end to the story.

To listen, click here to download the audio file or visit the Fundraising Is Beautiful page here, where you’ll find several listening and subscription options.

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Interested in mastering the art of storytelling? You should attend the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference, November 6-7 in Seattle.


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The future of fundraising is not about social media, online video, or SEM. It’s not about any technology, medium, or technique. It’s about donors. If you need to raise funds from donors, you need to study them, respect them, and build everything you do around them. And the future? It’s already here. More.

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The future of fundraising is not about social media, online video, or SEM. It’s not about any technology, medium, or technique. It’s about donors. If you need to raise funds from donors, you need to study them, respect them, and build everything you do around them. And the future? It’s already here. More.

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