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Friendraising: Community Engagement Strategies for Boards Who Hate Fundraising But Love Making Friends

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If Your Board Members Hate Fundraising, They Will LOVE FriendRaising!

Do you wish your organization had an Army of Friends? Friends will support your mission in every way imaginable - volunteering, advising, making connections, finding speaking opportunities, and yes, even giving money. And FriendRaising is an activity board members will love!

Once you engage the whole co

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Paperback, 224 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Resolve, Inc. D/B/A Renaissance Press
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Dennis Fischman
Apr 16, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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What if joining a nonprofit's Board meant doing things you love?

Hildy Gottlieb thinks that's what it should mean. Very few of us find it a thrill to ask people for money (and they are mostly on staff, not on the Board). But many of us like to:

* Learn more about how our favorite organization changes lives
* Have coffee with a friend and catch up on what we're doing
* Write a letter to the editor
* Interview a local leader about community needs
* Have a party!

These are not frills. Each of these enjoy
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Julia
Apr 22, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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