Your Future Major Gifts Depend on Top-Notch Stewardship

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Amy Eisenstein 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes Want your donors to make a second, third, and even a tenth gift to your nonprofit? Then you need top-notch stewardship! In this video, you’ll discover how to make sure your donors feel thanked. You’ll also learn tactics to ensure […]

After Asking for a Major Gift: How to Respond to Yes, No, and Maybe

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Amy Eisenstein 1 Lesson / FREE / 9 minutes You’re finally ready to ask a prospective donor for a major gift. But are you prepared for the donor’s decision after you ask? What should you say if the donor answers ‘No’? Or how about ‘Yes’? Learn exactly how you […]

How to Determine an Exact Ask Amount for Each of Your Major Gift Donors

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Amy Eisenstein 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes It’s hard to determine the right ask amount for a major gift. Watch this video to discover a winning formula to help you calculate your ask amount and determine exactly how much you should ask for from your donor. This […]

How to Calculate the Amount of a Major Gift and 3 Reasons Why Size Matters

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Amy Eisenstein 1 Lesson / FREE / 9 minutes It’s not always easy to know how big a major gift should be for your nonprofit. But there’s an easy way to determine what size will work for your nonprofit. It’s important to be both realistic and optimistic. This second […]

How to Create Awesome Social Media Graphics for Free

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Wired Impact 1 Lesson / <5 minutes / FREE By now, it’s no secret that including visuals in your social media posts means more engagement. Facebook posts with an image get 2.3 times more engagement than those without, and Twitter posts with an image and summary are 78% more […]

Website Structure Terminology

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Wired Impact 1 Lesson / <5 minutes / FREE Website structure is a central piece of any highly effective nonprofit website. You could have the best content in the world, but if that content is tough for your visitors to find, they won’t hunt for it. They’ll leave. That’s […]

Henry Freeman Tip 50 – The Impromptu Phone Call (No Special Occasion)

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   The Impromptu Phone Call (No Special Occasion) – Henry Freeman Tip 50 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. One of the often overlooked opportunities for staying connected […]

Henry Freeman Tip 49 – The Impromptu Thank You Call (Following a Gift)

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes   The Impromptu Thank You Call (Following a Gift) – Henry Freeman Tip 49 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. The act of informally saying “thank you”—with the thank you […]

Henry Freeman Tip 48 – The Solicitation Safety Net

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   The Solicitation Safety Net – Henry Freeman Tip 48 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. While adjustments in mailing schedules and efforts to solicit small donors by […]

Henry Freeman Tip 47 – The Challenges of a “Group Ask”

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes   The Challenges of a “Group Ask” – Henry Freeman Tip 47 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Almost without exception, if the motivation for soliciting donors as a […]

Henry Freeman Tip 45 – The Team Visit: Who Does What and Who Sits Where?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes   The Team Visit: Who Does What and Who Sits Where? – Henry Freeman Tip 45 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Often non-profits will agree that team of […]

Henry Freeman Tip 43 – Evaluating Staff Performance: Pitfalls to Avoid

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes   Evaluating Staff Performance: Pitfalls to Avoid – Henry Freeman Tip 43 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. While it is easy to evaluate performance in terms of dollars […]

Henry Freeman Tip 42 – The 80/20 Rule

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   The 80/20 Rule – Henry Freeman Tip 42 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. The 80/20 Rule is a well known concept that is used to illustrate […]

Henry Freeman Tip 41 -Keeping the Ask Simple

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Keeping the Ask Simple – Henry Freeman Tip 41 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. When asking for support—whether in person or through a written appeal—the more complicated […]

Henry Freeman Tip 39 – Tipping Point People Within Your Constituency

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Tipping Point People Within Your Constituency – Henry Freeman Tip 39 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Virtually every non-profit has within its constituency people who are influencers—people whose […]

Henry Freeman Tip 38 – Triangling Important Relationships

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes Triangling Important Relationships – Henry Freeman Tip 38 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Highly successful fundraising programs try to have multiple connecting points and relationships with top donors. By […]

Henry Freeman Tip 37 – Making “Space Available” for the Unexpected Large Gift

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Making “Space Available” for the Unexpected Large Gift – Henry Freeman Tip 37 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Peter Drucker, the widely respected management consultant, observed that the […]

Henry Freeman Tip 36 – The Importance of Institutional Memory

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 12 minutes   The Importance of Institutional Memory – Henry Freeman Tip 36 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Turnover among development staff is often 30% each year—or higher! While we often […]

Henry Freeman Tip 35 – Turning Over the Bottle Caps: Finding Your Major Donor Prospects

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Turning Over the Bottle Caps: Finding Your Major Donor Prospects – Henry Freeman Tip 35 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. One of the primary challenges facing non-profits […]

Henry Freeman Tip 34 – Which Way is the Train Headed?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 6 minutes   Which Way is the Train Headed? – Henry Freeman Tip 34 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. One of the things that many non-profits are in need of […]

Henry Freeman Tip 33 – The “Rubber Band Test”: Avoiding Organizational Drift

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   The “Rubber Band Test”: Avoiding Organizational Drift – Henry Freeman Tip 33 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Often non-profits establish a new program in the hope it […]

Henry Freeman Tip 32 – When the Tail Wags the Dog

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   When the Tail Wags the Dog – Henry Freeman Tip 32 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. The general perspective of many non-profits (especially those with limited experience […]

Henry Freeman Tip 31 – Special Event Fundraising: The Questions Often Not Asked

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 11 minutes   Special Event Fundraising: The Questions Often Not Asked – Henry Freeman Tip 31 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Special events are major fundraising activities for many non-profits. It […]

Henry Freeman Tip 30 – Who Are Your Best Planned Gift Prospects?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Who Are Your Best Planned Gift Prospects? – Henry Freeman Tip 30 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Your best planned gift prospects are “loyals”—a group of faithful donors […]

Henry Freeman Tip 21 – The Importance of “Organizational Hum”

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   The Importance of “Organizational Hum” – Henry Freeman Tip 21. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Organizational Hum is a concept that is often helpful when trying to […]

Henry Freeman Tip 22 – Uncovering the Nuggets: Seeding the Field

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Uncovering the Nuggets: Seeding the Field – Henry Freeman Tip 22 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Planting—or “launching”-small bits of positive information at regular intervals over a long […]

Henry Freeman Tip 23 – Moving Beyond Donor Cultivation

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   Moving Beyond Donor Cultivation – Henry Freeman Tip 23. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. While thinking in terms such as “how do we cultivate our major gift […]

Henry Freeman Tip 24 – The Solicitation Ladder

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes The Solicitation Ladder – Henry Freeman Tip 24 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. The Solicitation/Cultivation Ladder is designed to illustrate the various levels of relationship-building processes and how […]

Henry Freeman Tip 26 – Donor Acquisition: Some Hard Realities

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   Donor Acquisition: Some Hard Realities – Henry Freeman Tip 26 Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Donor acquisition (through list rentals and mass appeals to those outside […]

Henry Freeman Tip 27 – Determining Gift Capability

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   Determining Gift Capability – Henry Freeman Tip 27 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Gift capability is a very important concept when attempting to determine the size of the […]

Henry Freeman Tip 29 – How Much Time Should I Spend “Out of the Office”?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 5 minutes   How Much Time Should I Spend “Out of the Office”? – Henry Freeman Tip 29 Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. One of the questions often asked by development […]

Henry Freeman Tip 20 – Internal vs. External Language and Communications

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / < 5 minutes   Internal vs. External Language and Communications – Henry Freeman Tip 20. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Non-profits often use language that makes sense “internally” but does not […]

Henry Freeman Tip 19 – The Top-Down Principle: Organizing Your Office, Time, and Work

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / 7 minutes   The Top-Down Principle: Organizing Your Office, Time, and Work – Henry Freeman Tip 19. Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Since most fundraising programs for small and medium-size […]

Henry Freeman Tip 08 – What is “A Lot of Money”?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / 5 minutes   What is “A Lot of Money”? – Henry Freeman Tip 8. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. We have all been told “That’s a lot of money.” But what […]

Henry Freeman Tip 11 – Opening the Door for a Future Visit

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / 7 minutes   Opening the Door for a Future Visit – Henry Freeman Tip 11. Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Most experienced fundraisers have heard those new to the profession […]

Henry Freeman Tip 12 – Making People Comfortable During a First Visit

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / < 5 minutes   Making People Comfortable During a First Visit – Henry Freeman Tip 12. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Most people form an opinion about another person within the […]

Henry Freeman Tip 13 – Looking Beyond the Next Gift

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / < 5 minutes   Looking Beyond the Next Gift – Henry Freeman Tip 13. Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Often financial pressures cause us to focus all of our attention […]

Henry Freeman Tip 14 – Your Role as the Fourth Partner

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / < 5 minutes   Your Role as the Fourth Partner – Henry Freeman Tip 14. Nonprofit.Courses  is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Successful fundraising is grounded in a deep and meaningful partnership between […]

Henry Freeman Tip 16 – The Ask as an Act of “Confident Vulnerability”

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / < 5 minutes   The Ask as an Act of “Confident Vulnerability” – Henry Freeman Tip 16. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Those entering the field of major gift fundraising at […]

Henry Freeman Tip 17 – The Float: The Ask as Inquiry

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / 7 minutes   The Float: The Ask as Inquiry – Henry Freeman Tip 17. Nonprofit.Courses (https://nonprofit.courses) is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. A fundraiser, in some settings, has an opportunity to “float” or […]

Henry Freeman Tip 18 – Listening: What is Too Much… And What is Too Little?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / 7 minutes   Listening: What is Too Much… And What is Too Little? – Henry Freeman Tip 18. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. How many times have we heard the phrase […]

Henry Freeman Tip 09 – When Raising More Money is Easier than Raising Less

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lessons / FREE / < 5 minutes   When Raising More Money is Easier than Raising Less – Henry Freeman Tip 9. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Many small non-profits view having a “low goal” […]

Henry Freeman Tip 03 – Heart vs. Head Fund-Raising

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / <5 minutes   Heart vs. Head Fund-Raising – Henry Freeman Tip 3. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. Fundraising can be thought of, metaphorically, as falling into two categories: “Heart” and “Head” […]

Henry Freeman Tip 02 – The Fundraiser as Guest

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 1 Lesson / FREE / <5 minutes   The Fundraiser as Guest – Henry Freeman Tip 2. Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s Series: 50 Practical Tips for Fundraising. We often hear the statement “He is a good salesman, so he would be […]

Nine Guiding Principles for Successful Fundraising

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 5 Lessons / FREE / 2 hours, 30 minutes (in 5 parts)   What best practices are at the heart of virtually all highly successful fundraising programs? The 8 Core Principles is a set of fundraising practices gleaned from Henry Freeman’s work with nearly 100 […]

The Non-Profit Board’s Guide to Successful Fundraising: 8 Core Principles

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Henry Freeman 2 Lessons / FREE / 35 minutes   Nonprofit.Courses is excited to bring you Henry Freeman’s The Non-Profit Board’s Guide to Successful Fundraising.  The Non-Profit Board’s Guide to Successful Fundraising is designed specifically for board members and key volunteers. In this two-part, 35 minute set, […]

What is a Chartered Financial Consultant?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 1 minute Scott Thomas of Stewardship Matters tells about his designations in the financial industry and explains what a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) does. American College offers both CFP or Certified Financial Planner and the ChFC. The ChFC utilizes the […]

Living Out Your Childhood Dreams

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 8 minutes Between the ages of 5-10 years old, what were your dreams, goals, and values? Scott Thomas of Stewardship Matters Inc tells his incredible story of trying out as a professional football kicker in his mid-40s. By identifying and […]

New Tax Laws Affecting Donors and Non-profit Organizations

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 5 minutes What can donors do to improve their giving utilizing tax smart strategies explained here. Nonprofit organizations also can improve their cash flow today with outsourced or reinsured charitable gift annuity designed to pay them today not decades from […]

Discover Your Values Using Values Cards

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Scott Thomas of Stewardship Matters Inc. demonstrates how to discover your core values using Values Cards. Through this discovery process, you are able to gain clarity on the issues that matter most to you.

What Are You Most Passionate About?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Between the ages of 5-10 years old, what were your dreams, goals, and values? Scott Thomas of Stewardship Matters Inc evaluates this principle and explains the rewards of fulfilling this yearning later in life. By examining your own […]

Document Your Story

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes How will you leave your legacy? Scott Thomas of Stewardship Matters Inc. provides some insight on the importance of documenting your story. Stewardship Matters Inc consists of planned giving and investment advisors specializing in philanthropy, responsible investing, and […]

Bonds and Bond Mutual Funds 101

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 4 minutes Investing in bonds and bond funds can help you pursue financial goals, but consider the risks and rewards first.

What You Need to Know Before You Start a Fundraiser with Matt Hugg

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Holly Rustick 1 Lesson / FREE / 54 minutes “When you’re working with a nonprofit, you get caught in that ‘mission bubble.’ There’s nothing wrong with that, but you need to be able to do more than that. You need to connect yourself out to other resources, […]

What You Need to Know Before You Start a Fundraiser with Matt Hugg

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Holly Rustick 1 Lesson / FREE / 54 minutes “When you’re working with a nonprofit, you get caught in that ‘mission bubble.’ There’s nothing wrong with that, but you need to be able to do more than that. You need to connect yourself out to other resources, […]

Leverage the New Economy to Raise More Money at Your Fundraiser Auction

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes Tap into the benefit auction fundraising boom! Over $16 billion are raised annually through the generosity of guests at charity benefit auctions and galas in the United States. Kathy Kingston, expert fundraising auctioneer and consultant shares why donors […]

Top Tip for Sponsorship Solicitation

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lessons / FREE / 1 minute Take Your fundraiser auction to the next level now. Learn four new sponsor benefits that you can request for your fundraising charity gala or school auction. Kathy Kingston, benefit event expert gives her insight on sponsor solicitation and […]

What is the Best Benefit Auction Timeline?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 4 minutes Design your fundraising auction timeline to maximize benefit auction bidding and generous giving. Kathy Kingston, benefit auction consultant and strategist gives an in-depth view of the optimum timelines for sit down dinner fundraisers, food station tasting fundraisers. Stay […]

Bringing Up Baby

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes The cost to raise a child from cradle to college.

What Is An Annuity?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes Immediate or deferred annuity: there’s no right answer.

What Would Happen to Your Estate?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Estate planning documents can help you manage your estate.

American Tax Burden

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Are you concerned about your tax situation?

What Is Investment Risk?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes How different types of risks can adversely affect your investments.

Do You Know Who Your Beneficiaries Are?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Valuable assets will convey directly to beneficiaries, regardless of instructions in a will.

The Retirement Income Factor

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes How much money will you bring to retirement?

Bonds and Bond Mutual Funds 101

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 4 minutes Investing in bonds and bond funds can help you pursue financial goals, but consider the risks and rewards first.

Stocks and Stock Mutual Funds 101

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes Investing in stocks and stock funds can help you pursue financial goals, but consider the risks and rewards first.

3 Potential Benefits of Dollar-Cost Averaging

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 4 minutes Dollar-cost averaging is a disciplined investing approach and is one way to ride out market fluctuations.

Should You Sell When the Market Drops?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes The stock market can take investors on a wild ride. Should you consider selling your stocks when the market drops?

Should You Pay Off Debt or Save for Retirement?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes Should you pay off debt or save for retirement? That’s a good question. These points may help you decide.

Inflation: The Sneaky Thief

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes Inflation can be like a thief, sneaking into your portfolio and robbing your money’s purchasing power.

Financial Planning: Helping You See the Big Picture

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Stewardship Matters 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes Financial planning is a process that can help you reach your financial goals by evaluating your whole financial picture.

How can Volunteering Help Your Career?

This video brought to you FREE courtesy Nonprofit.Courses Volunteering can help your community, serve a mission you love, AND be a great career move! Find out how with the quick video by Matt Hugg or Nonprofit.Courses and the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Network Links Matt discussed in the video include: • Philadelphia Area Great Careers […]

The Importance of Auction Guest Testimonials at Benefit Auctions

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Benefit auction guest testimonials build excitement, credibility and promotion for your charity fundraiser. Kathy Kingston, fundraising auctioneer and consultant shares her techniques to capture outstanding video testimonials at your auction fundraiser gala.

The Benefit Auction Chant

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes How does auctioneer do that? What does an auctioneer say? Kathy Kingston, award winning auctioneer explains how a benefit auction chant differs from a commercial auction chant. Hear Kathy’s benefit auction chant and discover more about this beloved […]

What is Your Auction Item Solicitation Packet?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Here is a list of “must haves” for our fundraising auction item solicitation packet. Kathy Kingston, professional charity auctioneer and consultant guides you to create the tools your auction committee and auction volunteers need to procure the best […]

How to Motivate Your Auction Procurement Committee

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes How do you motivate your Auction Committee to solicit the best selling auction items? Kathy Kingston, charity auction expert auctioneer and consultant shares her strategies for an exciting Kick Off Procurement Rally for your school or nonprofit fundraiser […]

When Should You Serve Dessert at Auction Fundraisers

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 3 minutes If you serve dessert at the wrong time at your benefit charity auction, you could lose $5,000 to $20,000! Why? Kathy Kingston, fundraising auction expert will tell you exactly when is the premium time to bring out the […]

When Should You Do the Live Auction?

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Position your Live Auction where you will raise the most funds. Kathy Kingston, award winning professional fundraising auctioneer and consultant shares her best tips of when to conduct your Live Auction and Fund A Need Special Appeal. Hint: […]

Silent Auction Guaranteed Bid Instant Winners

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 1 minute Want to increase Silent Auction bids 150% or more? Try Silent Auction Guaranteed Bidding. Kathy Kingston, charity auction strategist explains how to maximize revenue and guest enjoyment with a Instant Winners and Guaranteed Bidding (similar to ebay’s “Buy […]

How to Run A Silent Auction

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 2 minutes Design your Silent Auction to Skyrocket your Fundraising. Kathy Kingston, professional auctioneer and silent auction expert gives you the hottest tips and best practices to raise silent auction revenue.

Best Ways to Close a Silent Auction

This FREE course brought to you courtesy of Kathy Kingston 1 Lesson / FREE / 1 minute What’s the best way to close your Silent Auction? Kathy Kingston, professional benefit auctioneer give you her proven tips to use staggered closings for each silent auction section to create bidder excitement, movement, and profitable bidding frenzy.