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Inclusion Connections Visits with Kansas Senator Jerry Moran

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Lisa Pelofsky, Co-Founder and CEO of Byrne Pelofsky, recently met with Debbie Horn, Executive Director of Inclusion Connections, to discuss their nonprofit's impactful work with United States Senator for Kansas, Jerry Moran. This meeting emphasized the critical role Inclusion Connections plays in providing employment training and placement for individuals with intellectual disabilities in Olathe, Kansas. During the meeting, Lisa and…
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Client Spotlight: Flying Truss, LLC’s Rock Island Bridge

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At Byrne Pelofsky + Associates, we are thrilled to announce our partnership with Flying Truss, LLC, as we support their goal to rejuvenate a historic Kansas City landmark—the Rock Island Bridge. This visionary project not only seeks to preserve a significant piece of architectural heritage but also aims to transform it into the world’s first destination landmark bridge, promoting community…
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Your Nonprofit Website: 4 Tips for Boosting Conversions

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  Your website is the first place most supporters will look when they want to learn more about your events, programs, and cause. However, your site isn’t just a marketing and education tool—it’s also the hub of your organization’s digital fundraising strategy.  A well-designed website with an accessible, engaging donation page inspires supporters to give and makes it easy to…
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How to Boost Donor Loyalty with Your Email Campaigns: 4 Tips

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While marketing trends are always changing, it’s clear that the more traditional techniques—such as email marketing— are alive and well. In fact, 77% of marketers claim their email engagement has increased over the past year, indicating that email marketing isn’t going anywhere. The key to effective email marketing is connecting with donors as individuals, optimizing your content, and making your…
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Nonprofit Performance Reviews: 4 Best Practices

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Performance reviews in both nonprofit and for-profit sectors serve as a tool in which managers and their employees, and other key stakeholders can evaluate work performance. They help identify strengths and weaknesses, offer constructive feedback for skill development, and assist with individual goal setting in relation to department and organizational goals.    Nonprofit performance reviews are generally and more specifically focused…
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Fundraising Software: 7 Essential Features to Prioritize

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By Guest Author: John Killoran, Clover Leaf Solutions*  Your fundraising software is central to everything that your organization does and aims to accomplish. It’s how you keep your data organized, plan your fundraising efforts, and how you pull off successful campaigns. That’s why it’s crucial to make a worthwhile investment in a solution that meets your unique needs and helps…
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10 Essential Ways to Promote Your Next Nonprofit Event

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Nonprofit events can be a wonderful way to call attention to your cause and rally your community around your work. However, it takes a lot of planning to pull off a nonprofit event that checks all your supporters’ boxes.  If you’re looking for event promotion tips that will engage your audience, make the most of your budget, and help you…
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CASE Conference 2024 Strategic Synergy: Mastering the Art of Collaborative Fundraising

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The Power of 3: A Pathway to Fundraising Success At the CASE District V & VI Annual Conference 2024, Mary Spangler, Executive Director of the Kansas City Kansas Community College Foundation, along with Jeffrey Byrne of Byrne Pelofsky + Associates, presented a powerful session titled "The Power of 3: Public Funding; Philanthropy; Partnerships for Fundraising Success." This session provided an…
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Harnessing AI for Deeper Connections: Insights from Nathan Chappell's 501 c Success Series Presentation Nonprofit Connect, Byrne Pelofsky and Bank of America were delighted to welcome Nathan Chappell to Kansas City on April 30 as part of the Nonprofit Connect 501c Success Series, sponsored by Byrne Pelofsky and Bank of America. The annual series brings national thought leaders to Kansas…
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Hickman Mills C-1 School District Receives $770,000 Grant from Jackson County Children’s Services Fund

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A New Dawn in Student Support: Hickman Mills C-1 School District's $770,000 Grant for Restorative Practices In a significant step forward for community-focused education, the Hickman Mills C-1 School District has been awarded a $770,000 grant by the Jackson County Children's Services Fund (JCCSF). This funding is a beacon of hope for fostering better mental health and social-emotional well-being among…
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