Episode 28 | An Interview With Karl Meisterheim, Owner of SupportGoal


How would it feel to know at a glance the status of your fundraising and whether you or your charity will be getting paid this month? This episode is a behind the scenes interview with the owner and founder of SupportGoal, a support raising tool created by former fundraiser and missionary, Karl Meisterheim. After raising personal support for a decade, Karl created SupportGoal in hopes of seeing more missionaries and nonprofit leaders thrive in the area of fundraising.

Check out SupportGoal at http://supportgoal.com.

Visit the SupportGoal Forum at http://forum.supportgoal.com.

Apply for the August Session of the Fundraising Freedom Coaching Program at http://maryvalloni.com/coaching.

Episode 27 | 3 Ways To Achieve That Big Goal


Whatever that BIG goal is in your life there are only three ways to go after it.

Do you…

  1. Go it alone
  2. Hire a coach
  3. Recruit a team

Mary shares her experience with coaches and how they have transformed her view on how to reach her big goals.

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Episode 26 | How to Know When It’s Time to Remove a Donor From Your Prospect List


We all have those prospect names that remain on our list for weeks, months and sometimes years. The question we often ask is, “When do I remove them from my list?” On this episode we drill down into this question by asking the right questions and organizing our lists so we don’t waste time or energy.

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Episode 24 | How Much Should I Ask For?


The #1 question all fundraisers ask is “How much should I ask for?” Do you ever wonder if you ask for too much you may insult your potential donor or if you ask for too little that could be a disaster as well. Mary takes on the question and gives you the tips so you know how to ask for the appropriate amount and never leave money on the table.

Episode 22 | How to Mobilize Your Donors to Spread Your Message


It’s one thing to have a donor, but it’s another thing for that donor to advocate on your behalf. Mary shows you how to motivate your donors to share your message and share it better than you.

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Episode 21 | How To Create a Burning Desire To Reach Your Fundraising Goal


Get the 6 steps you need to create a burning desire and reach your fundraising goal. This episode is based off of Napolean Hill’s book, Think and Grow Rich.

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Episode 19 | How To Be Socially Savvy and NOT Socially Spammy


Your cause is worth so much more than a multi-level marketing product, so don’t follow their lead if you want to be socially savvy. Learn how to be your true, authentic self and still connect potential donors to your cause using social media.


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Episode 17 | Why You Need a Campaign Chair


Great success comes from great leadership. Some nonprofit staff believe they can raise funds alone without volunteer leadership not knowing that this is a bad plan. Learn how a lead volunteer can make all the difference for your cause and why you need to start today to find your next campaign chair.


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Episode 14 | How to do life with your future donors


If you are dealing with donor fatigue or donor burnout, Mary shares how to avoid burnout altogether and if burnout has set in how to turn those relationships around. Learn how to ask for help from potential new donors and how to love on your current donors so they keep coming back!


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Episode 12 | How Can Your Nonprofit Get More Media Awareness?


Mary interviews communications advisor, Joel Kessel, who has been working with the media for nearly 25 years. He shares not only his expertise in the field of communications, but also his experience as a nonprofit volunteer and donor.


For more information or to connect with Joel, visit joelkessel.com.


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