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As you sit at your desk, staring at a blank screen (with only a blinking cursor to remind you that it’s still running), and wondering what to write in your monthly newsletter—let us inspire you with two simple questions: 1. What's an example of a need that your ministry is addressing?  and 2. How does your ministry meet this need? By answering these questions, you can always offer a vision-focused newsletter to educate and enlarge your partner's world as you connect them to what you are accomplishing together.

Ever thought about using text messages as your ongoing communication to donors, instead of or in addition to email? Text messages have an open rate of 98% within 2 minutes of sending and almost 100% open rate in 24 hours of sending. That’s pretty incredible compared to the average open rate of email being 20%!

Asking for funding can be uncomfortable for anyone if they don’t know the right ways to ask, but that’s why Tailored Fundraising is here to help. When fundraising, you might make phone calls to 10 different people in one afternoon and be lucky to have 4 of them answer (or call you back). This is normal, and they best way to receive results is to stay persistent.

If you don't know how to ask for financial partnership, you might find it pretty difficult to get the mission funded. Yes, as a missionary, you often have the skills of presenting ministry with passion, talking to people easily, and even public speaking at times. Whether those are innate or trained skills for you, fundraising is truly a whole other playing field.