A capital campaign – whether it be for a new building or renovation, to expand programs, or build an endowment – is a significant undertaking. Conducting a campaign will test the strength and endurance of any nonprofit organization, its staff, and volunteers.
A campaign is also a rewarding venture. In addition to reaching project goals, a successful capital campaign will raise the level of fundraising capacity for an organization by expanding community awareness, enhancing relationships and increasing gifts for annual support.
Ovation Fundraising Counsel can guide you through the entire campaign process, from creating a comprehensive campaign plan to the end of campaign celebration. We have 30 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations on capital campaigns and will provide expert guidance to ensure that your campaign is a success.We will partner with you to:
- Create a campaign plan with timeline and budget
- Identify, recruit and train campaign volunteers
- Develop a campaign case for support and other campaign materials
- Prepare organizational leadership for the campaign
- Create donor engagement and solicitation strategies
- Provide support for the campaign team – both staff and volunteers
- Prepare proposals and grant applications
- Assure adherence to campaign guidelines and timeline
- Provide expert guidance throughout the campaign period
Whether you plan to raise $1 million for a program or $10 million dollars for a new building, whether you are launching a campaign for a food pantry or scholarships or a hospital, Ovation Fundraising Counsel is prepared to work with you.
We have the skills and experience to guide you in this very important work. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you reach your fundraising goals.
Support for your annual fund program is critical to the sustainability of the organization. Whether you have a long history of running an annual fund campaign or have recently instituted an annual fund program, there are always opportunities to enhance your fundraising operations.
Do you have diverse sources of annual funding?
What is your donor retention rate?
Are donor engagement and stewardship part of your annual fundraising plan?
Are Board members committed to raising funds for your organization?
We have first-hand experience in managing and growing annual giving programs and are equipped to help you do the same for your organization. We can help you develop an annual fundraising plan and build your current annual fund program to maximize support for your organization.