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The Ultimate Guide To Creating Nonprofit Annual Reports

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Getting started with a nonprofit annual report for the first time, or just want a refresher? Simplify the process with this ultimate guide full of expert advice and examples

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Instagram For Nonprofits: The Ultimate Guide

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Instagram is an untapped resource for nonprofits when used correctly. Find out how to use instagram to your advantage with this ultimate guide

101 Ways To Get New Members For Your Organization

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Want to grow your membership? Here are 101 ways your organization can attract and recruit more members both in the short and long term

4 Tactics You Definitely Aren’t Using to Grow Your Nonprofit Email List

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Having these 4 tactics under your sleeve will help grow your nonprofit email list in no time

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How to Recruit Volunteers from Start to Finish

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Recruiting volunteers doesn't have to be difficult. Create your own recruitment process and engage your volunteers with tips from this amazing guide

5 Steps to Turning Strangers Into Members and Members Into Advocates

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Follow these five steps from marketing strategist Amy Jacobus to bring your potential supporters down the marketing funnel and turn them into raving fans

30 Post-Event Survey Questions (+ Why They Matter)

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Looking for the perfect post-event survey questions to get feedback on your event? Here are 30 you can use as, well as some best practices for structuring your event survey

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How You Can Make Your Membership More Affordable For Young Members

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Are your memberships affordable for millennials and generation Z newcomers? Learn how to price your memberships accordingly using our free research report

What to Include in Your Annual Report

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What should you include in your annual report to inspire and inform? nonprofit-communications annual reports

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This Nonprofit Event Calendar Reveals What 17,000 Other Nonprofits Are Doing Every Month

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Ever wonder what time of year nonprofits are doing what types of things? We dug through data of more than 17,000 organizations to discover what the majority are doing throughout the year. nonprofit infographic calendar

How To Create A Volunteer Engagement Strategy that Actually Works

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Creating a volunteer engagement strategy can not only improve your volunteer's experience, but your entire organizational atmosphere. That's why I've created this guide to engaging volunteers from start to finish

40 Free Nonprofit Webinars for July 2019

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Here are all the free nonprofit webinars happening in July 2019 that the internet has to offer

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Why Most Organizations Get New Member Onboarding Wrong — and 3 Ways to Do It Right

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Associations tend to have very robust renewal programs, but meager new member onboarding programs. Here's how you can create a strong new member onboarding program in 3 easy steps

13 Meeting Minutes Templates to Help You Ace Your Nonprofit Board Meeting

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Browse a comprehensive list of meeting minutes templates for maximum efficiency, accuracy and formatting

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How to Create the Ultimate New Member Welcome Packet

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Find out how to create the ultimate new member welcome packet with these 10 essential tips, and templates for inspiration

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7 Proven Ways to Increase Member Retention Right Now

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Here are 7 proven ways to increase Member Retention. Expert Advice, Real life examples, research, and more. By the end, you'll have the blueprints to create a solid strategy to start increasing member retention at your organization right away

How to Provide Member Development Opportunities in Your Organization

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Members typically join associations because they want to grow on both personal and professional levels. Read these seven member development ideas and start providing more value to your members

How to Write a Sponsorship Letter (+ 2 Templates)

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Ready to get into the wild and exciting world of sponsorship? Here's a complete guide to writing a sponsorship letter to help you get started

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Why Marketing Doesn’t Grow Communities (And Three Things You Can Do Instead)

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Learn to grow your membership more easily with these three strategies from membership expert Joy Duling

4 Reasons to Launch Your Team of Passionate Messengers Today

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Learn how to get your passionate team off the ground and spreading your mission

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The Ultimate Guide To Picking a Nonprofit CRM + 5 Amazing Options

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A nonprofit CRM is an essential tool for running a successful nonprofit in this day and age. Browse this list to make sure you choose the right one

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3 Ways to Collect More Revenue at Events With the Mobile App

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Every event you run could be an opportunity to follow up on unpaid invoices and make sure you don't miss out on a dime of your revenue. Here's how to use the new finances module in the app for admins to make that easier than ever

6 Strategies You Can Use Today to Increase Event Attendance

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Want more event attendees? Who doesn't? Here are six tactics you can use to boost event attendance starting today

How to Write a Sponsorship Letter (+ 2 Templates)

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Ready to get into the wild and exciting world of sponsorship? Here's a complete guide to writing a sponsorship letter to help you get started

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The Top 5 Challenges Volunteer Managers Face — And What You Can Do About It

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Do any of these challenges of managing volunteers resonate with you? If so, here's some practical advice to help you sort things out

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How to Get Started Using Website Themes, Layouts and Templates

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Do you have a vision for how your website should look? Here's your guide to using website themes, master layouts, and page templates to make it a reality

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The 50 Best Nonprofit Websites To Get You Inspired

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Planning to redesign your website? We've handpicked the top 50 nonprofit websites from organizations large and small to help you create the best possible website

September Update: The new update that will help you create beautiful emails

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This month's newsletter includes a big announcement about our email editor, an introduction to using the new admin roles, and an interview with Katya, our product manager

The #1 Student Organization Software Used By 100+ Student Organizations

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Many other student organizations have already automated their administrative work with student organization software, maybe it's time you did too

How to Start a 501c3 Nonprofit the Right Way in Nine Steps

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Congratulations — you're on your way to changing the world! In this guide I cover how to start a nonprofit or 501c3, from setting your goals to getting your first paying members

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How The #1 Car Club Software Can Make Your Life Easier

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Car club software can save administrators lots of time while growing their club. Find out how car club management software can save you time and put you back on the road

August Update: Here’s Your Sneak Peek of 3 New Features Coming Soon

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This month's newsletter includes a look at some of the new features coming up soon, the recurring donations mini course, a webinar on reporting with Wild Apricot Payments, and regular favorites like Blog of the Month

Easy Members Only Website: Wild Apricot #1 Ranked Membership Software

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If you'd like an easy way to create a Members Only Website, use Wild Apricot. Wild Apricot is the #1 rated Membership Management Software, plus you can get a free 30-day trial

The Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Monthly Giving Program (+ Examples)

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Looking for an easy way to get regular donations? This guide shows you how to set up a monthly giving program, including the steps in your Wild Apricot account, benefits, ideas and examples

5 Examples Of Nonprofit Social Media Strategies (And What You Can Learn From Them)

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Trying to develop a social media strategy for your nonprofit? Here are 5 great examples that you can use to get inspired

3 Reasons You Need to Attend PersoniFest 2019

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Personifest 2019 is just around the corner, and here are 3 reasons why you should be there

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How to Spot Useful Nonprofit Tech Tools — And 3 You Can Use Today

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Here are several useful nonprofit tech tools, as well as how you can select the right ones for your nonprofit, from guest poster Amy Neumann, founder of Free Tech for Nonprofits

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49 Free Nonprofit Webinars for June 2019

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Here are all the free nonprofit webinars happening in June 2019 that the internet has to offer

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The #1 Way to Speed Up Event Check-In: How to Use QR Codes

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If you find that checking in registrants for your events is a slow and error-prone process, with the new QR code feature you can check in each attendee in under 2 seconds

15 Powerful Sports Management Software Options for Leagues, Clubs, and Associations

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If you're wondering whether sports management software can make an impact for your team, look no further. In this article, I cover everything you need to know to choose the right option for you