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Spring Cleaning Your Database

Spring Cleaning Your Database

Does your database spark joy? Are you a “clean it now” type of person? Or are you a procrastinator? Your database system is only as good as what you put in there.  Regardless of your current data cleaning regimen, we have some guidelines to keep in mind while...

Intern Spotlight: Marissa Acevedo

Meet Marissa Acevedo! Marissa is a senior at Grand Valley State University, graduating this month with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Communications with a minor in Psychology.  Marissa Acevedo, Kennari Spring Intern, 2022 My time with Kennari Consulting has...

Key Benefits of a Feasibility Study

Key Benefits of a Feasibility Study

If you are in the midst of defining and discussing a new campaign, feasibility studies can help identify the factors that can lead to its success. A feasibility study is an assessment that determines the level of potential support for your campaign and/or project....

Exciting News from Kennari!

On February 2, Kennari Consulting celebrates its 15th anniversary and its commitment to its mission; to change the face of philanthropy, moving nonprofits of all sizes to greater capacity and meaningful impact within the communities they serve. This year the...

Intern Spotlight — Dorokasi Nizigimana

Meet Dorokasi Nizigimana, a Senior at Cornerstone University majoring in Business Administration with a minor in Marketing. Dorokasi just wrapped up a two-semester internship with Kennari. My experience with Kennari Consulting has taught me many valuable concepts,...

Campaign Phase Communication

When your organization decides to take the exciting step of launching a campaign, it’s hard not to talk about it! After all, campaigns aren’t a regular occurrence at organizations, and they can be totally transformative. In order to maximize the support around the...

Getting Back to In Person Events

Many nonprofits are making plans for in person fundraising events - and there are great resources out there for making the shift back. Mobile Cause recently came out with "8 Strategies to give donors confidence attending in-person events" and the list is full of good...

Is Your Organization Fundraising Legally?

Nonprofits need a "license to solicit funds" in many states. Soliciting is very broadly defined. Basically, if the organization is communicating with anyone directly (mail, email, peer-to-peer campaign, social media, etc.) and there is any kind of opportunity to...