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Lessons learned from previous crisis situations

Several clients have reached out with questions about their fundraising efforts in these uncertain times. Here is one response to a colleague at a midwestern art museum–perhaps you will find
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1. Decide whether the event is cancelled, held virtually, or postponed. Consult with vendors and key constituents. Make your decision and don’t second-guess. Contact all vendors to determine if any
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Over our last 20 years, Benefactor Group has tracked the rise of “mega gifts.” This trend has garnered a lot of media attention. However, one thing that I’ve learned is
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Study after study indicate the same thing. Talent is everything! The best-performing organizations value and engage their associates. According to Gallup, high engagement results in higher employee retention, not to mention
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Is data sexy? Is gasoline sexy? Not really—not in the micro. But I’m not sure how sexy a Ferrari can be when it can’t leave the garage. A more accurate
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We are proud to be celebrating 20 years of contributing to the philanthropic community by serving those who serve the common good. Throughout 2020, we will be reflecting upon “20
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As 2019 comes to a close, Benefactor Group celebrates the successes of our clients and colleagues and their accomplishments over the past year.  Several Benefactor Group clients received notable gifts
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