fundraising

5 Secrets to Email Marketing

By Emily Rudder, Jr. Digital Strategist Perfecting email marketing is the key to running effective fundraising campaigns. Email is cheap, so why not make the most of it! Using these 5 simple tips, you can make your message stand out, and cultivate your donors long-term.   1. Use segmentation to

Welcome to Our Newest Vice Presidents

We are pleased to announce two new Vice President positions on the Faircom New York team: Barbra Schulman, Vice President of Integrated Marketing, and Ségolène Xavier, Vice President of Global Philanthropy. In her new role as Vice President of Global Philanthropy, Ms. Xavier will be responsible for overseeing the daily

A Night to Remember with KU Leuven

By Emily Rudder, Jr. Digital Strategist Thousands of miles from their Belgian home, KU Leuven held an elegant fundraiser at the Harvard Club of New York City on June 14th. Founded in 1425, KU Leuven is the oldest university in Belgium. The event, organized by Faircom New York, celebrated a nearly

Faircom New York Awarded Direct Mail Prize

By Emily Rudder, Jr. Digital Strategist We are thrilled to announce that Faircom New York has been named runner up for best acquisition direct mail appeal of 2017 for our International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) package by the Direct Marketing Fundraiser’s Association! The Direct Marketing Fundraiser’s Association (DMFA) is

Africa Days – Celebrating SOS SAHEL’s 40 Years of Action

Last month, Faircom New York traveled across the Atlantic Ocean to organize an exceptional series of events in Senegal for SOS SAHEL. Founded in 1976, after a period of extreme drought in Sub-Saharan Africa, this international nonprofit works to improve food security and nutrition in rural communities across 11 countries,

Fundraising Day New York 2017 Recap

Faircom New York lives and breathes fundraising so it’s no surprise that we love attending Fundraising Day New York each year. The annual conference gathers fundraisers, nonprofit leaders, board members, and other interested parties to share ideas and tips about fundraising strategy for nonprofits. This year, we spoke with some

Faircom New York Named BEST NON-PROFIT FUNDRAISING AGENCY !

We are proud to announce that Faircom New York has been awarded Best Non-Profit Fundraising Agency – New York by Wealth & Finance International as part of their 2016 Business Awards, for the second year in a row! The Wealth & Finance Business Awards recognize businesses across industries that demonstrate excellence

The Ins and Opt-Outs of Email Acquisition

By Ségolène Rabel, Jr. Digital Marketing Strategist   In 2015, nonprofits saw how important a healthy list is. According to 2016 studies, list churn ended at over 11% in 2015 from unsubscribes and bounces. While list churn is unavoidable, there are opportunities to grow your list with new warm prospects.   Acquire

2016 Fundraising Reports: Topline Findings

By Ségolène Rabel, Jr. Digital Marketing Strategist We’re only halfway through 2016 and already looking forward to the reports from this year’s fundraising campaigns, A/B tests and award-winning designs. But while we wait to see the top nonprofit marketing campaigns of the past 6 months, we’re combining all of the reports from

Your Monthly Sustainer Program: Part 2

By Tracy Coutain, Account Director, and Becky Fitzpatrick, Digital Marketing Manager   Best Practices Earlier this month, we shared some insights on why your monthly donor program could become the most fruitful unit of your online fundraising program. If you missed our blog post you can read it here, or continue below

Raise Funds and Awareness on Facebook

By Madeline Frank, Large Donor/Events Intern In case you haven’t read tech news in the past few weeks, Facebook recently launched the newest addition to their ever-growing platform: Fundraisers! This new tool, specifically geared toward nonprofits and philanthropists, was quickly dubbed the newest trend in DIY fundraising. Vice President of

Your Monthly Sustainer Program: Part 1

By Tracy Coutain, Account Director, and Becky Fitzpatrick, Digital Marketing Manager   Why Monthly Donors? 2016 is the year of monthly sustainers. Multiple reports from industry leaders in the fundraising sector have shown a clear trend toward monthly giving, with some nonprofits seeing 17% of their total online revenue coming