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4 Donor Acquisition Strategies to Implement for your Year-End Fundraising

My, my, my, look how the time flies. Pretty soon we’ll all be standing in the snow, c [...]

Corporate Giving to Private Educational Institutions Grows, CAE Data Shows

Every year, the Council for Aid to Education’s conducts a survey of fundraising at [...]

Employer Appending and Employer Alerts the Right Way

Knowing where your alumni work and their title can tell you a lot about them. If th [...]

Registration Open for AASP Summit 2016

Are you looking for expert instruction on the ins and outs of advancement services? A [...]

Quinnipiac University – Email Campaign

Quinnipiac University Email Campaign   Quinnipiac University and MainSpring teamed up [...]

China’s Most Generous

Harvard Study: China's Most Generous. Good information and web site. From the Ash Cen [...]

East Carolina University – Move In Day Email

East Carolina University  Move In Day Email MainSpring created a sense of nostalgia f [...]

Perspectives on Canadian Philanthropy – Volume 10

Worth a read from the Offord Group. Perspectives on Canadian Philanthropy - Volume 10 [...]

UC Davis – End of Fiscal Year Challenge

UC Davis  End of Fiscal Year Challenge   UC Davis issued its alumni and friends an en [...]

Annual Giving Salary & Professional Development Report Available

In the fall of 2015, Annual Giving Network (AGN) conducted a survey of 870 annual giv [...]

6 Ways to Supercharge your Solicitation Process

6 Ways to Supercharge your Solicitation Process Let’s face it -- we all get stuck in [...]

Diocese of Trenton – Faith to Move Mountains

Faith to Move Mountains Campaign website and print materials   MainSpring joined the [...]

Advancement Services: Enhancing Fundraising Success – Book Now Available!

I've been somewhat remiss in not mentioning that this book is out as I am one of the [...]

KCI Philanthropic Trends Quarterly

Canadian context. KCI's Philanthropic Trends Quarterly released focusing on Sector Sn [...]

HEPdata is excited to introduce MatchPortal

HEPdata is excited to introduce MatchPortal — the industry’s first and only automat [...]

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