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Capital Campaigns

The Alliance has compiled this set of resources on capital campaigns from amongst its own offerings as well as those throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.

Alliance Resources

Capital Campaign Clinic

The Alliance provides a handout from its 2013 annual meeting, which offers insight on how to conduct feasibility studies, evaluating campaign readiness and understanding campaign strategies for soliciting gifts and cultivating donors.

Other Resources

7 Important Things You Need to Know About Today’s Capital Campaigns

GuideStar provides a 2018 blog post on aspects of a capital campaign that are easier to manage with the widespread use of technology.

Capital Campaigns: Building for Now

Tony Poderis of RaiseFunds discusses the similarities and differences between capital and endowment campaigns. The article outlines the duties of the campaign chair and committee and suggests 12 things to consider before establishing the campaign goal.

Capital Campaigns: Understanding the Basics

The resource from software firm Donor Search objectively lays out all the components of a capital campaign.

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