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Have you ever had someone commit to giving to your organization or cause, but not actually give? Has anyone ever told you that they want to partner with your ministry, but they never actually do? As the fundraiser, follow-up is your job. No one will ever care more about your ministry or cause than you do.

There are adamant amounts of technology in today’s world that can help you with fundraising. If you’re looking for the best type of technological assistance, you can start with tools like video technology, Simple Sam, If No Reply, and Slydial.

Often times when fundraising, you'll meet with people who seem interested in giving to your ministry or cause, but they take forever before getting back with you about their financial decision. To prevent donor lag, make a clear invitation to the partner, be sure to say thank you, and immediately schedule a follow-up.

The bottom line of fundraising is all about what we are accomplishing together. Any and everyone can contribute to your cause, you just have to tell your story. When you can learn to share stories of impact in the right way and ask others to be a part of your ministry with you, your partners will become proud supporters of your ministry (and stay proud partners for years to come).

Tailored Fundraising was founded to make sure that you can raise funds sustainably. When our clients struggle with the idea of asking boldly for funds for their ministry, we usually take them to the first 3 chapters in the book of Nehemiah for some encouragement. We believe God has already prepared the hearts of those who will partner with you—you just need to ask boldly!