| BOARDS AND COMMITTEES
They are volunteers, too!
YOUR BOARD IS NOT HELPING WITH FUND RAISING ??????
According to BoardSource volunteers serving on governing boards are falling short in the fund raising area. A survey of 1300 chief executives showed that 40% said that board members are reluctant to seek money, relying on staff to carry out fund raising efforts. Here are some tips to turn it around.
Not everyone on a board has to be rich, but everyone can help.
Teach the board the fundraising message or slogan. Create an informational packet. Put it online with PDF forms to download.
Practice “The Ask” to help board members overcome fear and inertia in fundraising.