By Dr. Nathan A. Schaumleffel, Driven Strategic LLC

 

In my last blog, I shared the importance of writing a case statement and its role in guiding all fundraising activities, including grant seeking!  I also coached you to establish a board giving policy and to...

By Dr. Nathan A. Schaumleffel, Driven Strategic LLC

 

In my last blog, I shared the importance of writing an annual fund development plan. I also shared the key to meeting your fundraising goal, aside from making the goal realistic, is to establish an annual fund that ha...

By Dr. Nathan A. Schaumleffel, Driven Strategic LLC

 

From my last blog, the keystone of a park foundation is the fundraising function....because fun cost funds! I told you to forget about gr@#!$ and to start an annual fund.  Then, I encouraged you to not do anything els...

By Dr. Nathan A. Schaumleffel, Driven Strategic LLC 

 

Is there a way to fund our park foundation without grants? Geez......I get that question a lot!  The good news is...YES!  There is! It’s called an annual fund.

 

Annual fund doesn’t mean we ask each prospect...