A latest edition of the practical legal guide for new and grassroots charitable organizations provides straightforward guidelines for getting financial support from foundations, donors, crowdfunding and grants, sharing particular coverage of Trump administration tax laws. Original. Illustrations.Review by Publisher Summary 2
Especially for new or grassroots organizations, this book is packed with practical as well as legal information covering every aspect of getting financial support for a charitable organization, whether from foundations, individual donors, through special events, crowdfunding, and so on.Review by Publisher Summary 3
Jump start your fundraising efforts!Whether your nonprofit has just gotten tax-exempt status or has been operating for years, its success or failure depends on its ability to raise donations from individuals, companies, and institutions. The question you’re facing is, “How do we make our voices heard and bring in the needed support?”Here, you’ll find plain-English answers. Featuring advice and stories from over 50 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists and more, this book explains how to: make a fundraising planwork with individual donorskeep givers givingplan special events solicit grants from foundations and corporations use traditional and social media to engage supportersstart a side business to raise fundsand much more.Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits also provides creative grassroots strategies and dozens of real-life success stories. Best of all, it cuts out the jargon and “consultant speak” that’s all too common in nonprofit books. The 6th edition is completely updated with new stories and samples, the latest IRS rules and regulations, and the latest communication strategies.