Merchant and Neighborhood Annual Gifts Brochure for Tacony
We have been working with the Tacony Community Development Corporation in Philadelphia for more than two years now, as they shifted their efforts from working in housing to commercial revitalization efforts for Torresdale Avenue.
In an effort to broaden their financial base and seek new revenue sources, we assisted them in developing a membership or investor campaign to seek annual gifts from merchants, property owners, and neighbors in Tacony. They are kicking off their campaign...
Speaking at Oregon Main Street Conference Oct 3 2013 in Astoria OR
We are delighted to be speaking at the annual Main Street conference in Oregon this year. Held in Astoria OR on the coast, we are talking about two important organizational topics fundraising and committee work. If you are in the area, please drop by and say hi. Thanks to Sheri Stuart for inviting me to speak.
I hate fundraising! Removing Anxiety & Boosting Board Participation
This 90 minute course will help you respond to the age-old statement “I’ll do anything, but just...
Speaking at Illinois Main Street Conference in Pontiac
We were delighted to be asked to speak at the upcoming Illinois Main Street conference to be held in Pontiac on October 1-3, 2013 We are speaking on October 1 on two of our favorite fundraising topics. Here some background on our talks.
More Members: More Revenue
For most Main Street organizations, membership is the first form of fundraising undertaken, but it can be a potent resource for expanding the organization's financial base. This session revolves around a case study...
2013 Workshops for Main Street Organizations brochure posted
Each year we develop training workshops for local Main Street organizations. here is the listing for 2013. Click on the link to see the brochure.
Speaking at Florida Main Street annnual conference Sept 18, 2013
We are delighted to be speaking at the annual Main Street conference in Vilano Beach Florida this year. This is the third time in as many years that we have been invited to speak. We are talking on a new fundraising topic --year end gifts--and the old chestnut roles of board and staff in Main Street organizations. The conference starts on Sept 16 and we are speaking the first day on Sept.17, 2013. Drop by and say hi if you are in the area.
Why Aren’t You Asking for Year End...