Fundraising Consultants Limited specialises in relationship fundraising. We can assist not-for-profit organisations to grow their fundraising income by:
- Preparing a Communications strategy
- Writing a Donor Development Plan
- Developing a Donor Acquisition strategy
- Creating a Direct Mail programme
- Preparing a Major Gift campaign
- Developing a Bequest and Legacy programme
Our other areas of speciality cover:
- Getting on-line (developing fundraising websites and Facebook pages)
- Building and growing a database from scratch
- Assisting with developing the Life Time Value (LTV) of donors
- Writing, designing and producing personalised direct mail material that inspires donors to keep on giving
- writing and producing a newsletter from scratch
- Helping to identify and recruit key fundraising staff
- Conducting workshops for Board members, trustees and key operational staff
- Fundraising mentoring for development staff
We have written and produced numerous training and promotional videos and DVD’s using the very best New Zealand personalities.
The other area Fundraising Consultants Limited is pioneering in New Zealand is fundraising workshops.
Fundraising Consultants Limited works closely with the New Zealand School of Fundraisingto help up skill and train fundraisers in best practice techniques. The workshops currently on offer include:
- The 7 Habits of the Successful Fundraiser
- The 10 Communication Essentials for Effective Fundraising
- Building a bequest programme that ensures life-long income
- The Changing face of Fundraising…plotting the future
- The Keys to effective Direct Mail Fundraising
- A beginner’s guide to Fundraising
These workshops can be run in any part of the country. All participants receive workbooks to assist in implementing strategies learned at the highly participatory workshops.
Fundraising Consultants Limited has specialised in finding the most economical way to produce high quality promotional and publicity material. Our supplies can personalise almost any material using high speed lasering and data manipulation to achieve aprofessional but highly personalised appearance.
Our services in this area include writing, editing, designing and producing:
- Personalised Direct mail letters
- Donor Acquisition Packs
- Publicity brochures
- Personalised newsletters
- In-house magazines
- Posters and stickers
- Household appeal envelopes
We have specialised in utilising high tech printing to maximise impact in fundraising material. We can assist with using Optical Character Recognition (OCR) digital numbering, MICR encoding, unique bar-coding, and OMR intelligent identification for matching personalised letters with uniquely coded brochures.
TELEVISION AND VIDEO PRODUCTION
FCL has helped several organisations develop websites. Through its association with one of NZ’s leading web designers, FCL can assist any not-for-profit to get on line with a website that will work. Our speciality includes creating Facebook pages that strategically integrate with websites and other social media properties, such as Twitter. Key to getting on-line is knowing how to use new technology. We can show you how to integrate new media into the fundraising mix.