A Home-Run Approach to Donor Stewarding

By Amanda Rigali on

Sophie Mak-Schram was Arts Fundraising Fellow at Punchdrunk until September 2016, and has remained at the organisation as Development Assistant. How does your organisation view your donors? We might publicly describe them as “close friends of the charity” or “generous supporters”, but are we treating them well enough? Our prospects are people we likely approach with our nicest …

Lasting Partnerships and Meaningful Gifts with Major Donors

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Kathryn Worthington was Arts Fundraising Fellow for the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford until September 2016, and is now Alumni Relationships and Database Officer at Mansfield College, Oxford. Every charity large and small knows that the support of a major donor can change the fortunes of an organisation and be extremely rewarding for everyone involved. However, in order …