All About Nonprofit Fundraising:

The Fundraising Series of eBooks

The authors of the below listed eBooks, writing in their areas of expertise, have a combined tenure in service to the nonprofit community of over
60 years.

The Fundraising Series -- Book 1: The Basics: Perceptions & Realities

The Fundraising Series -- Book 2: Special Events

The Fundraising Series -- Book 3: Guidance for the New Nonprofit

The Fundraising Series -- Book 4 : Major Gifts: Planning and Implementation

The Fundraising Series -- Book 5: Capital Campaigns

The Fundraising Series -- Book 6: Grants & Grantsmanship

The Fundraising Series -- Book 7: Finding & Getting Federal Government Grants


 

The Fundraising Series - Book 1 - The Basics: Perceptions & Realities

This book is about the acquiring of donated gifts/contributions for nonprofit organizations. It is not about "fundraisers"-- ticket or product sales. The intent of this book is not to provide a “how to” for raising money, but to help you develop the mindset necessary to be successful at “legitimate” fundraising. Order your book
here
.

The Fundraising Series - Book 2 - Special Events

Everyone loves a good event, but not everyone will have the ingredients to make it happen. This book is designed to help you determine whether special events are right for your nonprofit; and, how to be sure that your event is unique/memorable, not just another dinner, luncheon or auction. Order your book
here
.

The Fundraising Series - Book 3 - Guidance For The New Nonprofit

This book – this entire series – is written and intended for nonprofit board members, staff and volunteers to help them understand what real nonprofit fundraising is all about … and what it’s not. It is the author’s intention to address some of the most common questions raised by board members, staff and volunteers. Order your book
here.

The Fundraising Series - Book 4 - Major Gifts: Planning and Implementation

This collection of essays and blog postings is intended to give nonprofit leaders and staff an overview of Major Gifts Fundraising that will help you develop an understanding of what it takes to ensure your organization’s future. Order your book
here
.

The Fundraising Series - Book 5 - Capital Campaigns

This collection of essays and blog postings is intended to help you understand the elements of and prepare for a capital campaign; so that, when you hire a staff campaign director or engage counsel, their time (and your money) will be used most effectively. Order your book
here.

The Fundraising Series - Book 6 - Grants & Grantsmanship

This book is written and intended for nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers to help them understand what the Grantsmanship process is all about, and what it’s not. A realistic (although dramatic) definition of "grantsmanship" would be, “The cradle to grave process for ‘conceiving', ‘birthing', and 'raising' grants.
here.

The Fundraising Series - Book 7 - Finding & Getting Federal Government Grants

Book Seven in The Fundraising Series, titled "Finding & Getting Federal Government Grants and written by Jayme Sokolow, Ph.D. This book is intended for nonprofit staff, board members, and volunteers to help them research and become successful applicants for federal grants.
here.