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One Way You Can Avoid the Summer Slump

One Way You Can Avoid the Summer Slump

The hot long days of summer are here. Have your donations taken a nose-dive into a steamy bed of desert sand? There is one “doable” course of action which can help prevent your non-profit from taking a swan-dive into the summer slump season. You won’t be able to “fix” your empty treasure chest instantly. But remember, it’s the long, slow way of the turtle that eventually wins the race. I’m talking about setting up a monthly giving program. It’s n ...Read more »
Want to know why storytelling motivates donors to action?

Want to know why storytelling motivates donors to action?

Good storytelling motivates people to action. Facts, figures, graphs and charts showing the good you do may seem logical, but just doesn’t work. Why Storytelling Motivates People to Action Dr. Paul Zak of Claremont Graduate University studies how people are moved to action through storytelling. His research shows oxytocin (a chemical released by our brain), motivates us to cooperate with other people. It also enhances our sense of empathy, so we can experience other people’s emot ...Read more »
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