Monthly Archives: April 2011

“Kickstarter” — donate in time or your money back

My son is raising money through something called “Kickstarter” whereby people donate in mostly small amounts toward a time-limit target.  If he doesn’t raise enough money, your credit/debit card is not charged. An interesting way to engage, test for interest, … Continue reading

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The power of speed in stewardship

A drawback of being a fairly regular donor for many great organizations:  I lose the opportunity of seeing what currently happens when people make their FIRST gift. I admire the fundraising done by Defenders of Wildlife (as well as the … Continue reading

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