Recurring gifts are always appreciated, even if they come with a few challenges

4 challenges for managing recurring gifts – and how to overcome them

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes Many nonprofits and higher education institutions list recurring gifts among their highest priorities. Whether they are monthly or another interval, the reliable support helps organizations take on bigger, more impactful projects. However, you should... Read More »
These donation follow-up emails can make a huge difference

4 donation follow-up emails you should be sending

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Individual donations are vital to any nonprofit or higher education institution’s success. But fundraising and advancement professionals know that their work isn’t done after a gift is made. In fact, the opportunity may only be beginning. Luckily, wi... Read More »
Difficult reporting is a common advancement CRM challenge

3 common advancement CRM challenges you can easily avoid

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes With the launch of Causeview Advancement, we’ve had the chance to speak to experts at many fantastic higher education institutions and hear their advancement CRM challenges. These professionals have used all sorts of platforms to manage their donors... Read More »
Tips for engaging your alumni on LinkedIn

4 strategies for engaging your school’s alumni on LinkedIn

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Staying in frequent communication with your school’s alumni is key to converting them to advancement donors. Even more, knowing the best places and the right time to engage them can make all the difference. We recently looked at the social media chan... Read More »

Causeview for higher education: Bethlehem College & Seminary success story

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Learn how Causeview helps this higher education institution manage its unique donor-driven model, with excellent customer assistance every step of the way. About Bethlehem College & Seminary Bethlehem College & Seminary is a nonprofit, higher educati... Read More »

Where to reach your advancement audiences on social media

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Social media continues to grow in importance as a communication tool. What creates a challenge, however, is that the number of options to get your message out continues to grow too. For higher education advancement professionals tasked with reaching... Read More »
What messages can help reach higher education donors?

4 factors that influence higher education donors

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Advancement professionals always aim with finding the right message for potential higher education donors. But with email inboxes flooded with promotions each day, how can they stand out from the crowd? And in the busy lives of their students, alumni... Read More »
Tips for writing an advancement appeal to a new graduate

How to ace the first advancement appeal to new alumni

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes The first impression is often the most important, and that can certainly be the case with an advancement appeal. Advancement teams often interact with students, but it is once they have graduated that they become a strong donor prospect. As such, the... Read More »
Learn how discounted event tickets could raise more for your cause

Raising more money with discounted fundraising event tickets

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes (This article was originally published on the iATS Payments blog. Read the complete post here: A Guide to Raising More Money With Discounted Event Tickets.) For many nonprofits, fundraising events play a key role in revenue generation. Whether it’s a... Read More »
How can you collect alumni data after graduation?

How to maintain quality alumni data after graduation

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s no secret that effective donor management relies on the data you collect. For universities and colleges, the ease of gathering this student and alumni data fluctuates. Data is abundant when a student applies to a school, and for all the courses... Read More »