The Non-profit Stories Hub

Six Elements Of A Good Non-profit Story

Posted on February 9, 2015, by Maria

By Maria Chilcott   (This article was first published in Fundraising and Philanthropy Magazine - ) Stories are the currency of fundraising. But you can’t tell stories successfully until you can tell which stories are gold. It’s one thing to know storytelling is important for your direct mail letters, website, social media sites, YouTube clips, presentations and meetings. It’s… READ MORE

3 reasons why charity: water have raised more than $90 million

Posted on July 7, 2014, by Maria

When US non-profit charity: water want to engage and inspire their supporters, they don’t only talk about the thousands of wells they’ve built in developing countries, or the millions of people who now have access to clean water, although these facts and statistics are impressive. They tell a story. And they’re really good at it.… READ MORE

Tell Me a Story! – Storytelling for fundraising success

Posted on March 22, 2014, by Maria

Welcome to The Non-profit Stories Hub! In these regular posts I’ll be helping you learn how to tell the stories of your non-profit organisation – which in turn will help you to raise more money for your cause. What do I have to share? In a previous life I was a television producer/director for ABC… READ MORE