8 Tips to Help You Plan Your Holiday Campaign

There‘s been a lot of talk about the holidays at the hjc office in Toronto and it’s not because we’re all planning vacations! It’s quite the contrary, actually. It’s already holiday campaign planning time for a lot of our clients so we’ve put on our Santa hats and are working like elves to get prepared.

Aren’t you?

Maybe you’re overwhelmed and don’t know where to start? Or maybe you’re still in the IT’S-STILL-SUMMER-I-REFUSE-TO-THINK-ABOUT-THE-SNOW kind of mindset? Either way, this might interest you. Read More →

posted on Aug 22 No comments yet

President’s Message

Fundraising is culture. And that’s why so much fundraising happens in the last few months of the year. The religious-cultural construct concentrates our minds, empathy and activities to helping others and we naturally give a lot to the charities we care about. If fact, we give up to 60% of our charitable dollars for the year in the last 3 months. It’s important and that’s why Emma Cosgrove from hjc has a few important things to say to you about how hjc can help you with your year-end, holiday giving. Read More →

posted on Aug 22 No comments yet

Do You Use Stories in These Two Ways?

Please stop telling me to use stories and tell me how to use them! How many times have you thought that as you read another article about the importance of storytelling for non-profits?

It’s not that you and I don’t appreciate the why explanation, but now we’re convinced. And we’re ready to use our non-profit stories to connect with our supporters on a much deeper level. But how can we best use our stories? Read More →

posted on Mar 28 No comments yet