Bridge to Donor Longevity

Bridge to Donor Longevity

We all know the phrase, “You can’t squeeze blood from a turnip.” It means you can only get from people what they are willing or able to give. When it comes to fundraising, many nonprofits can relate to the old adage. It doesn’t matter if it’s a donor who makes a one-time online gift of […]

Hold on to Helping Hands

Hold on to Helping Hands

In celebration of National Volunteer Week, we thought it important to discuss how organizations can best motivate their volunteers to stay long term. The Cause Agency relies heavily upon the skills of its passionate Cause Agents, who selflessly contribute their time and are the heart and soul of the organization. The first step we take […]

All’s Well That Sells Well

All's Well That Sells Well

It can be like pulling teeth when trying to obtain successful auction items for fundraising events. Many mistakenly focus on quantity rather than quality, which can lead to the surplus effect wherein bidders seek out bargains rather than being affected by competing bids on a smaller pool of items. Modest items (anything under $100) should […]