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FACTS Giving has been a tremendous partner to Catholic schools across the country. Through their expertise and benevolent spirit, Catholic schools have raised funds for scholarships, playgrounds and tuition assistance. Without the leadership of the FACTS Giving team, our schools would not have raised the funds that have enabled them to support students and families in their pursuit of quality Catholic education.

– Kathy Mears, Chief Program Officer, NCEA

Preparing for Alumni Weekend: How to Maximize Constituent Engagement and Fundraising

For private schools, and especially K-12 or 9-12 institutions, alumni weekend events are unique opportunities to leverage in-person connections into long-term relationships that can pay dividends. Whether you’re looking for volunteers, more constituent engagement year-round, or greater fundraising power, alumni…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement

Empowering Students to Engage Alumni on Social Media

How do we cut through the noise on social media to engage with alumni in a way that moves that needle for our private schools? A “me/also me” meme may be the answer for your school. The meme has been…
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Fundraising Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

How to Multiply Your End-of-Year Giving Effectiveness

For most nonprofits, the holidays are when they receive the majority of their income. Do you need a quick plan to mobilize your donors? Tip 1 Create one clear, attainable goal that would have an immediate impact on your school…
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Communication and Advancement

Prepare for NCEA’s Day of Giving

The Many Gifts, One Nation: A Day of Giving to Catholic Schools portal is now open for customization! Catholic schools and dioceses may opt-in to create a customized appeal page through January 17, 2020. Once you have customized your page,…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement

5 Giving Tuesday Tips for the Busy Professional

Does it feel like #GivingTuesday snuck up on you this year? No worries, we’ll help you look like you’ve been carefully planning for months. If you’re new to nonprofit fundraising, #GivingTuesday is a recent development in the last couple of…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement Uncategorized

Build a K-12 Marketing Strategy That Works

What Is Customer Journey Mapping? In a true marketing sense, customer journey mapping involves visually “mapping” every interaction a customer has with an organization. The goal is to identify the most important touch points, analyze interactions, and identify ways to…
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Enrollment & Communication Giving Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

Addressing the M Word

Gain insight on what the millennial generation needs before they’ll engage with your school’s needs. “How do you get millennial donors and alumni to actually participate? Not just give, but also participate?” It’s a fair question, and one I get…
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Communication and Advancement

Evolving to Serve Those in Need

Tips to help your school and families have a better experience with your financial aid program The financial aid application process continues to evolve — we’ve seen this happen with the transition from paper to online applications. It’s safe to…
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Six Strategies to Modernize and Increase Alumni Giving

I often hear fundraising professionals say that they don’t need to promote online giving because their donors are mostly senior citizens. But research shows a different story. In a 2014 Dunham+Company study, 59 percent of donors 66 years old or…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement

Four Recruitment Tips for Parents

Parents are advocates for their child’s K-12 private school. They believe in your school’s teachers, values, and quality of education. So how can you help them promote your school to other families? There are four easy things they can do…
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Enrollment & Communication Fundraising
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement

Life Hack: When the Enrollment/Marketing Team is Just You

While some schools may have an entire team focused on enrollment or marketing, many institutions lack the resources to staff a multi-personnel enrollment, marketing, or admissions office. So, if your team consists of one person (maybe that person is you!),…
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Admissions Enrollment & Communication Fundraising Professional Development
Communication and Advancement School Operations