Author Archives for Laura Alexander

Wait a minute… I thought we DIDN’T love special events…

February 9, 2017 8:31 am Published by Comments Off on Wait a minute… I thought we DIDN’T love special events…

I'll bet many of you were thinking, what the heck? I thought you didn't love special events as a fundraising strategy? It's true, Jenny and I are often critical of special events in our workshops, but that doesn't mean we think you shouldn't ever do them or that they can't be successful...... Read More


Amp Up Your Auction

August 29, 2016 7:49 pm Published by Comments Off on Amp Up Your Auction

Like us, you probably have mixed feelings about special events as a fundraising strategy.  They sure are a lot of... Read More


August 9, 2016 10:35 pm Published by Comments Off on

The annual Individual Donor Benchmark Study was recently released by Third Space Studio.  The main thing I love about this... Read More


June 14, 2016 9:36 pm Published by Comments Off on

Generally, I LOVE living in Tucson.  But every once in a while I am reminded how much I REALLY LOVE... Read More


Donor Churn

April 25, 2016 8:25 pm Published by Comments Off on Donor Churn

It’s event season, and I’ve sat in more than a few ballrooms the last couple of weeks in awe of... Read More