A mission is a terrible thing to waste. However worthwhile an organization’s mission, without funds a non-profit can’t operate. In this post Leah Lamb shares four (4) fundraising mistakes a non-profit should strive not to make.
Effective, successful fundraisers understand the mistake-prone areas she cites and generally avoid falling into the traps they present.
I’ve shared, in my last two posts, the key to thriving as a fundraiser. In this post I thought I’d address the success-blocking mistakes that I’ve observed in my 25+ years working in the non-profit sector. If you make these four (4) mistakes regularly, you’ll likely be surviving – not thriving.