Sample membership renewal letters, applications, forms, and invoices from philanthropy-serving organizations.
A collection of exit surveys conducted by regional associations when a member fails to renew their membership.
Sample talking points for board members to use when calling fellow members to discuss membership renewal and the value of membership in a regional association from the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers.
Template letter for a nonrenewing member of the Donors Forum.
A collection of sample letters developed by regional associations to announce a dues increase.
Non-member surveys can help your organization gather important information about underserved audiences and pique interest in your regional association.
A collection of sample member recruitment letters and other tools.
Sample marketing piece for Southeastern Council of Foundation's guest membership program, where organizations can enjoy a trail 3 month membership for free.
A collection of sample membership marketing brochures.
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