Author: Sheree Allison

What holds you back? The size of your community? A shortage of volunteers? Not enough staff? A tired Board? All of these may seem like reasons to avoid making a move. To abandon big ideas and toil away at small stuff. Head down with weary shoulders...

Sheree has an authenticity that resonates with donors and volunteers. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience as both an Executive Director and a Fundraiser in the non-profit sector. Gold Rush is one of her many success stories that make her an exceptional leader...

The Gold Rush Lottery is an exciting, innovative and rewarding revenue opportunity for smaller charities in smaller communities. Through the excitement it generates, it not only promotes the charity's profile and Mission, it also gives many people the opportunity to win significant cash while knowing...

Have you ever been to a Board meeting that goes like this: Agenda, Minutes Approval, and then a series of Reports that deal with past issues? Staff are notorious for reporting on ‘what has happened.’ So why do our Board meetings review the past? Perhaps...

...To raise money for a good cause. ...To have breakthrough results with healthy cash flow. ...To exceed goals and deliver on the mission promise. Executive Directors and Fundraisers desire all of these in non profit organizations. Tools  and tips are plentiful for the ‘how’ to raise the money....

It’s the little words that have the most meaning. It’s the simple words that often have the most impact. It’s the heartfelt words that linger in our minds. Yet in the non-profit sector, we choose to wordsmith our mission and complicate our vision; maybe it’s time to get...