Top 15 Fundraising Sources for Non-Profits

There are 15 top funding sources for faith-based and commnity non-profit organizations:

  • Major donors
  • Monthly donors
  • Special gift donors (sometimes referred to as "one-time" donors)
  • Board development
  • Planned giving (bequests, endowments, charitable remainder trusts, etc.)
  • Large foundation grants
  • Private or family foundation grants
  • Government grants (local, state, and federal)
  • Corporate sponsorships
  • Local businesses
  • Churches
  • In-kind gifts
  • Fundraising events
  • Web-based and online giving
  • Fees for services

To ensure that your faith-based or community non-profit organization becomes fully funded and stays fully funded, you'll want to be in the position to access as many sources as possible, which we can show you how to do. Through our fundraising coaching, fundraising consulting, and fundraising training, we can help you identify how much money you'll need to start and sustain programs and services. We can also help you develop the strategies and plan to raise funds from each of the sources that apply to your faith-based non-profit.

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