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FFP 52 - Snail Mail or Email (What Should I Do?) podcast

On today's episode, Mary answers a listener question who asks,

"What are your thoughts on the effectiveness of direct mail fundraising for ministry nonprofits?"

Paying for postage and mailing may feel like a waste of your time and resources, but Mary gives you the four primary reasons why direct...

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FFP 51 - How Missionary Lydia Nigh Got Fully Funded podcast

On today's episode, Mary brings in a special guest to answer today's listener question who asks,

"I don't know anyone who is fully funded! Could you help me?"

When a student joins Fully Funded Academy, they get access to our Fully Funded Checklist document. In it we ask our students to...

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FFP 50 - How To Go From Raising Missionary Dollars To Raising Ministry Dollars podcast

In today's episode, Mary takes on a listener question.

KC asks...

"I have been in full-time missions work for 23 years and am in the process of starting a new ministry geared toward women in missions with a colleague. We are starting from scratch and could really use some guidance. Could you...

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FFP 49 - From Volunteer To Paid Missionary With Kim Boley podcast

Kim shares:

  • How to avoid confusion when you do ministry with a spouse.
  • How to speak from one voice.
  • How frequently should you communicate with your email list.
  • What should you share in your emails.
  • and much more.

If you enjoy the show, please share it with a friend, and consider a special gift...

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FFP 48 - 3 Reasons Why You Need an Annual Giving Campaign podcast

An annual campaign includes the funds raised to provide for the cost of operational funds of a ministry, organization, or individual raising support.

Annual giving is a MUST for anyone raising funds. We cannot rely on monthly support alone. Give your donors the option to choose how they want to...

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FFP 46 - How To Bring On New Donors At 68 Years Old podcast

In today's episode, Mary takes on a listener question.

Jim asks...

"How do I bring on new donors as I continue to do ministry at 68 years old."

The myth that is often spread by the retirement industry is that people should retire at 65. Does that mean that ministry leaders should as well?

In...

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FFP 45: Why Build a Fundraising Advisory Team | 5 Things to Consider podcast

Fundraising isn’t just about raising money – it’s about teambuilding, inviting others in and yes, not going it alone.

Traditional support raising training encourages you to create a list of names and one-by-one invite them in. Our FREEDOM framework encourages you to do the...

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FFP 44 - 10 Ways to Attract New Donors podcast

How to attract new donors is one of the most frustrating parts of support raising and fundraising.

In today's episode, Mary helps you to overcome the frustration with 10 ways to attract in new donors.

Take the time to listen in and start implementing these ideas.

They include...

  • Setting a donor...
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FFP 43 - How to Support Raise Through a Big Transition

Today, Mary takes on the question:

“How do I raise support when I’m in transition?”

Some of the key areas we discuss are:

  • How do you communicate your transition to your donors
  • What is a mission and vision statement and do you need one for you and your ministry work
  • How long...
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FFP 40 - How to Raise More Funds When You Have a Small Network of Friends podcast

Small is the new big! It's easy to think we need a huge network or inside connections with influential people to support our work, but that's far from true.

Jump into this episode with Mary Valloni as she shares how to raise more funds even if you have a smaller network.

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