Archive for February 27th, 2009

According to CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo, the unintended consequence of Obama’s fiscal restraint in reducing the charitable giving deduction from 35% to 28% (for households making more than $250,000 per year) is that donations could “go off a cliff”.

This is obviously further bad news in an already very difficult fundraising climate for nonprofits relying exclusively on consistent donor generosity for supporting their operations and social service efforts.

Here’s an even stronger message and call to nonprofits to double-down their efforts to attract and sustain donorship online, leveraging Nonprofit fundraising Internet marketing and social media techniques, and banding together to collectively help themselves and each other to take advantage of extremely helpful and rapidly growing online raffle consortiums as managed at i-raffles.org.


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