Michael V. Bernot , Vice President of Advancement at Lake Catholic High School in Mentor, Ohio, is a firm believer in amplifying the power of donations.  Lake Catholic never misses the opportunity to check with donors to see if they might be eligible for employer matching gift funds. According to Bernot, "We've found that most of our donors either don't know they are eligible for matching gifts, or don't think it will make enough of an impact to justify the effort to apply.  The truth is quite the contrary, many of them are eligible, and with our help in making the forms and needed information easily accessible, Lake Catholic has reaped the benefits of this under-utilized fundraising stream."Read more

As we discussed in parts one and two of this series, screening has allowed you to segment your list of patients, past and current, into discrete segments based on your fundraising goals and initiatives.  In this post, we’ll look at the actions that must be assigned and completed to make a success of your fundraising plans. Which actions will we take and who will be responsible for the follow through?Read more

In our last post, Planning a Grateful Patient Fundraising Initiative?, we discussed many of the possible goals and objectives of a GPP.  Today, we’ll talk about the screening process, and some of the decisions you will need to make as you prepare for a daily, monthly or quarterly screening process.Read more

Grateful patient programs, or GPPs, as they’ve become known, are healthcare fundraising initiatives where current and past patients are cultivated and solicited for support.  Patients are a natural constituency for healthcare organizations, and patients may, depending on the care they have received, form particularly strong and significant emotional ties with either or both the facility and their caregivers. They may also have a vested interest in investing in the future capabilities of the facility as they age.Read more

Among the top philanthropy buzzwords in 2012 were “data” and “data scientist”. Certainly the phrases “predictive modeling” and “data analytics” have made their way into the fundraising lexicon. Predictive modeling can have a significant impact as part of a data-driven annual fund in helping to take some of the unknown variables out of the equation. To help explain modeling and analytics further, we spoke with WealthEngine’s Vice President of Analytics, Cong Qian.Read more

Pages

Call us at 877.927.8071 to find out more.

Try us on for size and see how we fit!

Our team is standing by and ready to help.