What Did We Learn? What Now? 5 Lessons From 2021 & 5 Ideas for 2022
December 27, 2021
merritt neil & monica tiffany, m&c
In this final episode of 2021, Merritt and Monica pinpoint the 5 nonprofit areas of focus that stood out this past year—and look ahead to what nonprofits need to keep top of mind for 2022.
You need to listen to the whole episode to get the full picture! It’s a quick, lively conversation. Here are the basics they touch on:
Hybrid events were often clunky—how can we fix that?
Donor cultivation/retention is more important than ever
Importance of scheduling/delegating
Unconventional staffing solutions are more prevalent
Community-centered fundraising is here to stay
Invest in technology/platforms to take hybrid/virtual events to higher levels of sophistication to match attendee expectations
Plan your extra/new initiatives into an annual schedule
How to pull people/organizations into a community-centric model
Boundary setting/defining goals/sticking with it
Surprise and delight donors