Tag: boards

  • Do ALL your board members donate?

    Should board members be required to donate to their organizations? Joan Garry says: ABSOLUTELY at Should Board Members Be Required to Donate? And she’s absolutely right. The main reason: …because the two most powerful words in “ask choreography” are “JOIN ME.” Some institutional funders specifically require 100% board giving. Other donors, volunteers, and all kinds…

  • 6 ways to help your board members become fundraising superstars

    Does your board understand fundraising? They should. But they probably don’t. Why would they? Most of them have jobs doing other things. You need to lead them to understanding fundraising. When you do that, you will reap amazing rewards. They’ll be better at finding and raising funds. They’ll give more themselves. And they’ll do a…