Join me in 2017 as I unpack my five year experiment and help you with your quest
So what are the top insights from my time during my five year mission in the laboratory called SolarAid? Actually its surprisingly simple.
Have you prepared the ground? Are you enjoying donations from your supporters? … with Spring, approaching, SolarAid’s fundraising programme looks set to have grown by 100% in one year, and it’s ‘fundraising garden’ is well prepared to explode …
Those of you who have looked into the dark art of launching a major fundraising campaign may have come across this concept of having a “private” phase and a “public” phase. The perceived wisdom is you don’t launch and go “public’ until you have raised sufficient funds in the private phase. The private phase is…
A BHAG is a game changer. It’s the thing that can drive both you, your team and your organisation every day.
Non-profits are tackling some of the most difficult issues of all. It can’t always be a success story – in fact the struggle is what can make our causes so compelling and believable.
Failure is key to succeeding. Be ready for it and embrace it.