To help your organization, our experts:
The Annual Development Plan is organized by method, with financial goals for on-line gifts, direct mail, special events, virtual events, corporate sponsorships, foundation grants, donor advised funds, major gifts, capital gifts endowment gifts and planned gifts. Our review of previous fundraising results, fundraising staffing, gift policies, volunteer and board engagement, and acknowledgement processes is efficient and confidential. The result is a realistic Annual Development Plan ready for implementation.
Danforth designs the strategy, writing, design, data, printing and mailing of annual giving solicitation programs. Facilitation of on-site and on-line multi-channel fundraising materials, including response vehicles are provided with narrative, scripts, and training for staff and board.
Interim Development Director Services
For organizations in the process of recruiting fundraising staff, we provide C-suite level donor and alumni relations, annual giving, foundation and corporate grant proposal writing, grant reporting, individual gift proposals, thank you and acknowledgment administration, gift agreement administration, maintenance of key relationships, cultivation and solicitation and stewardship of major gift prospects and donors, and staffing for select special events.
We integrate primary research data regarding donor motivation to streamline and supercharge the Campaign work, leading to earlier leadership gifts, and faster results.
Our services inspire and challenge nonprofit organizations with the advice, tools and training to achieve the financial goal.
We design cultivation and solicitation strategies to attract and retain major gift donors, with a focus on creativity and customization. We provide prospect research services, principal gift agreements, acknowledgement programs and policies.