Time for another round-up of articles that have caught my eye lately. Enjoy.
I've enjoyed reading Blackbaud and Adrian Sargeant's report on growing philanthropy in the U.S. It's been featured on a few blogs, but this comprehensive summary on the Agitator is my favourite.
Stephen George with seven lessons from a door to door collection.
Alan Sharpe on direct mail v e-mail.
101 Fundraising on measuring lifetime value.
Advice for Good on the growth of Movember.
Karen Zapp on fundraising silver bullets.
Pamela's one secret to winning foundation grants.
Kevin on charity fundraising and marketing truths (or not). I'm currently reading Drayton's book on direct marketing, so enjoyed this.
Ask Direct have been doing some mystery shopping. They'll announce the results soon, but this post gives you a taster...