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Terrific Third Party Events with Maureen Barber Hill

Terrific Third Party Events with Maureen Barber Hill

March 1, 2017

What's better than a party in your honor that you don't have to plan? 

Maureen Barber Hill, President and CEO of the ALS Association, St. Louis Region stopped by to talk about how to find great community partners to throw events to benefit your organization.  She shared success stories and ways to avoid pitfalls and gave a few tips about when staff might want to get involved.  

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Wine on One: Legit Thanks

Wine on One: Legit Thanks

November 22, 2016

Right before Thanksgiving, Marjorie and Natalie crack open a bottle of wine and talk about something that drives Marjorie completely nuts... requests for donations pretending to be thank you or holiday cards.  Pros and cons, rights and wrongs, we cover them all in the latest Wine on One.  

 

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Making a Case in a Crowded Enviornment with Bret Heinrich

Making a Case in a Crowded Enviornment with Bret Heinrich

October 18, 2016
A lot of coverage in the media about nonprofits is about just how many organizations are out there vying for the same dollars.  Bret Heinrich, Chief Development Officer at St. Andrew's Resources for Seniors System and Immediate Past President for AFP St. Louis stopped by to give advice on how nonprofits can stand out and raise funds in nearly any circumstances.  

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Wine on One-The Art of the Handwritten Thank You

Wine on One-The Art of the Handwritten Thank You

September 15, 2016

Natalie and Marjorie took time for another Wine on One to talk about Natalie's trick for writing more handwritten thank you notes than anyone you know. Learn how she knocks people's socks off with her attitude of gratitude!

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The Value of the Feasibility Study with Ellen Howe

The Value of the Feasibility Study with Ellen Howe

August 23, 2016

Everyone knows that when you are nonprofit organization the magic behind the mission is fundraising.  Simply put, no money no mission.  And fundraising has a three-phase cycle – you are either starting a campaign, in a campaign, or ending a campaign.  Today we have Ellen Howe, Senior Consultant with The Rome Group.  She been involved in the nonprofit sector for 15 years as a consultant, development officer and program director. Ellen joins Marjorie and Natalie to talk about what a feasibility study is and helps you figure out if it's right for your organization.  


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Helping Nonprofits Cover Their Bases with Jen Vacha

Helping Nonprofits Cover Their Bases with Jen Vacha

August 5, 2016

In the spirit of baseball season, we love to root for our favorite team.  Well today, we are rooting for everyone’s favorite team – our Nonprofit Organizations!  And here as our guest to help make sure all of our NPOs cover their bases is Jen Vacha, Principal at Brown Smith Wallace LLP in St. Louis, Missouri. Jen shares what should be in your nonprofit's Permanent Record and goes into detail about exactly how to recognize your donor's gifts so that they don't run into any problems with the IRS.