Entries by Juniper Belshaw

TUNE IN TO YES 10th Anniversary Benefit Bash

Mark your calendars for October 19th because YES is putting together the biggest and best event yet! TUNE IN TO YES10 Benefit Bash is not only an exciting networking and social event, it is also an opportunity to help the thousands of local job-seekers, entrepreneurs and artists that we serve. Be sure to join us […]

3 Cheap and Effective Ways To Increase Donor Retention

A recent report from Statistics Canada noted that although the total number of Canadians making charitable donations decreased by two percentage points from 2010-2014, the total dollar amount given has increased. That means that while fewer Canadians are giving (and that number still rests at a whopping 82%), each donor is actually giving more money to the […]

Why forgiving yourself and making friends could be the best thing for your fundraising strategy

I just got off the phone with a small nonprofit in a tough place. While they do crucial work for low-income families in their area, their financial situation is so hard that they are risking closure. They recently lost a major funder, can’t access funding from Centraide or their government agency due to a moratorium […]