A Global Perspective on Fundraising and Donor Management

While visiting Poland for the Festiwal Sektor 3.0 conference, I learned a bit about how digital fundraising works there and in other Eastern European countries. One person explained, and others agreed, that the whole concept of charitable giving is only beginning to catch on. Until recently, many ...
Learn More

Six Tips for Navigating the Vendor Demo

Here at Idealware we watch a lot of software demos.  And with experience comes wisdom, or at least a thorough understanding of the demo formula.
Learn More

The DIY Donor Management Software Selection Process

I've recently been doing a number of small "micro-consulting" call-in sessions with nonprofits looking to switch Donor Management Systems. At the conclusion of each call, I walk participants through a process for taking the conversation we just had to a more detailed level, arming them with a sort ...
Learn More