June 17, 2014
The Internet has provided many options for nonprofits to ask for gifts and raise awareness of their missions. One of the biggest concerns for modern, connected charitable organizations is managing all the email, social media and mobile outreach channels they use to connect with current donors and attract new supporters. Organizations that are finding success in managing all of these different electronic efforts should make sure they're also including one of the most effective tools for fundraising in the mix: face-to-face meetings. It can be easy to focus on the efficiency of mass communication, but meetings in person offers advantages that simply aren't present with other methods.
Here are a few reasons why nonprofits shouldn't neglect face-to-face communication in their development efforts:
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