Use your smartphone and You Tube for fundraising…

Gregg Pawlowski shared a great idea in his class last week. You can present a short video during a fund raising meeting by accessing it on your smart phone from You Tube.  Generally  it should be 60-90 seconds for maximum impact. This is a great way for your donors to ‘see’ the people your ministry serves… Thanks Gregg (click on …

On line backup article

Recently found an interesting website www.idealware.org , their tagline is “Helping Nonprofits Make Smart Software Decisions” Of particular interest was the article about on line backup… http://www.idealware.org/online_data_backup I’m currently looking for an online backup solution, does anyone have a recommendation?

National Christian Foundation

National Christian Foundation Thanks to Art Foster of India Asia Outreach for an introduction to Lewis Abbott of the National Christian Foundation (NCF).  If you ever have a major donor who wants to make a non cash contribution (for example, real estate, or a share in a private company), the NCF can work with you and the donor to make …

August Prayer Requests

Our August prayer requests are: Pray for our ministries, past and present, facing tough times in this current economy Pray that we will develop new sources to recruit ministries for the January class Pray God will bless our Board’s fund raising efforts Thanks Chris

Feedback from the Fitzgerald Foundation

The Betty and Davis Fitzgerald has been pleased to provide scholarships to three organizations that have attended the LEAD Institute. We believe that LEAD offers a great value to new and small organizations. The business capacity training in fundraising, board development, volunteer management, planning and administration have prepared them to survive in today’s difficult economic environment. We have also provided …

LEAD Summer Schedule

Our summer schedule classes are on the following dates (all classes begin at 8:30 am, and will be at the Lodge at Peachtree): July 9, July 23 Aug 6, Aug 20 Sep 10, Sep 24 Oct 8 Graduation :  To be Scheduled

Classes start in July

Our next semester begins  July 9, Sign Up Now! We have openings for more organizations, and for mentors… Go to the Contact page and send us an email, we’ll get back to you promptly We look forward to meeting you