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5 Tips to Turn Volunteers into Donors

January 11, 2023

Volunteers can become invaluable donors with the right approach. Read our article to learn how to leverage these relationships.

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Volunteer Fundraising in the Religious Sector

December 19, 2022

In this article, we outline our approach to recruiting top-notch volunteers for our parish partners. We also share a case study at a rural Ohio parish to illustrate the incredible impact that volunteers have on a successful campaign.

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Make the Case for (Greater!) Investment in Your Planned Giving Program

December 13, 2022

Learn how to increase investment in your organization’s planned giving program through this CCS Gift Planning Practice Group webinar.

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Communicating with Donors in Times of Heightened Antisemitism

December 9, 2022

At CCS, we support our clients through tumultuous times. Here we share tips for donor communication during incidences of antisemitism.

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Fundraising Perspective After Nearly 40 Years of Economic Fluctuation

November 23, 2022

Here’s my perspective on fundraising during recessions and times of economic uncertainty after 40 years in the field.