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How to Encourage Generosity by Making Donors Feel Safe

How to Encourage Generosity by Making Donors Feel Safe

How to Encourage Generosity by Making Donors Feel Safe

Abby Jarvis
Posted on February 20, 2020, by Abby Jarvis in Fundraising and Grants.

You know staying compliant with state and federal laws is an important part of keeping your donors safe. That’s why you spend time and energy registering with the states where you raise money, protect your donors’ data, and observe security … Read more

Harbor Compliance Webinar Approved for CFRE Credit

Harbor Compliance Webinar Approved for CFRE Credit

Harbor Compliance Webinar Approved for CFRE Credit

Posted on December 20, 2019, by Kelly Loose in Nonprofit Compliance.

We are pleased to announce that beginning in 2020, Harbor Compliance has been approved as a Continuing Education Provider for Certified Fund Raising Executives (CFRE) International, and our webinar Charitable Solicitation: What does it take to be compliant has been … Read more

Trends in Grantseeking: Your Budget

Trends in Grantseeking: Your Budget

Trends in Grantseeking: Your Budget

Posted on December 20, 2019, by Ellen Mowrer in Fundraising and Grants.

With over 2,800 respondents, the data from the annual State of Grantseeking™ Report can help you to understand recent trends in grantseeking and to identify benchmarks to help you measure your own organization’s success. 

Most respondents (90%) applied for grant … Read more

How to Use Tech to Keep Your Business Compliant

How to Use Tech to Keep Your Business Compliant

How to Use Tech to Keep Your Business Compliant

Posted on November 27, 2019, by Shelbie Watts in Business Compliance.

Running a business requires an array of moving parts that entrepreneurs must juggle: maintaining employees, increasing profits, and staying compliant so the government doesn’t come after you, to name a few. That last one may not be the most exciting … Read more

Want to have a Successful Giving Tuesday and Year-End Fundraising?

Want to have a Successful Giving Tuesday and Year-End Fundraising?

Want to have a Successful Giving Tuesday and Year-End Fundraising?

Posted on November 26, 2019, by Lisa Kyler in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

2019 is coming to a close, which means your fundraising is ramping up, especially as the biggest donation day of the year approaches. We all know that day is #GivingTuesday, and it’s the best opportunity to close in on … Read more

Three Ways Licensing Affects Mechanics Lien Rights

Three Ways Licensing Affects Mechanics Lien Rights

Three Ways Licensing Affects Mechanics Lien Rights

Posted on November 25, 2019, by Justin Gitelman in Business Compliance.

This question comes up from time to time, and the truth is that it depends on the state you live in. Simply put: Some states allow you to file a mechanics lien without a construction license, and some states … Read more

Need New Donors? Meet Them Where They Are—Online

Need New Donors? Meet Them Where They Are—Online

Need New Donors? Meet Them Where They Are—Online

Posted on November 1, 2019, by Amy Gergely in Fundraising and Grants.

We’ve all seen the numbers by now. The increase in overall charitable giving is on the decline—from about 8 percent in 2017 to 1.6 percent in 2018. So is the number of new donors. And donor retention. 

These metrics, tracked … Read more

Fundraising Gamification: The Right and Wrong Time to Do It

Fundraising Gamification: The Right and Wrong Time to Do It

Fundraising Gamification: The Right and Wrong Time to Do It

Abby Jarvis
Posted on October 11, 2019, by Abby Jarvis in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

When planning a fundraiser of any kind, your nonprofit has lots of options for maximizing your fundraising potential and boosting engagement. One important method is incorporating fundraising gamification into your strategy.

What is fundraising gamification?

Fundraising gamification is a method … Read more

Fundraising for New Nonprofits: 4 Strategies to Get Started

Fundraising for New Nonprofits: 4 Strategies to Get Started

Fundraising for New Nonprofits: 4 Strategies to Get Started

Snowball Fundraising
Posted on September 17, 2019, by Snowball Fundraising in Fundraising and Grants.

Nonprofit fundraising is already difficult enough, but when you’re a new nonprofit, the job is much harder.

People like to see a track record of success before they invest their hard-earned money in your mission. Without an established brand and … Read more

Upgrading Your Registered Agent Service to Save Time and Money

Upgrading Your Registered Agent Service to Save Time and Money

Upgrading Your Registered Agent Service to Save Time and Money

Amanda Yeager
Posted on September 10, 2019, by Amanda Yeager in Business Compliance, Nonprofit Compliance.

Did you know Harbor Compliance provides nationwide registered agent service? Many multi-state organizations are using a registered agent they settled for, not realizing they have a choice.

When organizations switch to Harbor Compliance, they immediately receive expert service from … Read more

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