How should you allocate your time
and resources in fundraising?
Which fundraising programs
are the most effective?
What will be required in order
to raise more money?
A business-like approach to evaluating your organization and planning for its future is one way to put your growth on a fast track.
A.C. Fitzgerald & Associates uses quantitative and qualitative analysis techniques to conduct data-driven fundraising audits. Nonprofits have found that our audits enable them to improve and expand their fundraising programs, develop strategies to raise more money, help manage time and resources effectively and chart a course for long-term growth. For more information, also visit our fundraising audits website here.
Guidance: Mission and vision; by-laws
History: Milestones; key accomplishments; distinct culture
Governance: Size, involvement and diversity of the board of directors; board policies; new member recruitment
Management and Programs: Organizational structure; staff skills and experience; key programs; caseloads; use of consultants
Fundraising Programs: All elements of fundraising from revenue projections to detailed assessment of individual programs
Marketing: Assessment of your “brand”; competitive analysis; identification of key customers or markets; vehicles to reach target markets
Communications: case for support, message, vehicles, frequency, communicating impact; use of traditional and new media
Technology: use of technology and online networking; integration of social media; use of email and online solicitations
Systems: Databases; files; research; tracking; reports
Upon completing our comprehensive audit, A.C. Fitzgerald & Associates delivers a detailed report that offers:
- An assessment of major strengths and weaknesses
- A step-by-step plan to achieve fundraising goals
- An analysis of areas for potential growth
- Realistic financial goals based on historical data and future projections
- Recommendations for fundraising programs with detailed action steps
- Timesaving templates that will help your organization put new ideas into action
- Fundraising resources including recommended reading, valuable Internet links, and articles
HOW CAN WE HELP YOUR NONPROFIT GROW?
The team at A.C. Fitzgerald & Associates is ready to answer your questions.
CONTACT US TODAY!