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Poll Results: Stewardship

Research conducted on 01/01/2019

The following data was collected as a part of AGN's ongoing research on industry trends and best practices. It reflects the perspectives, priorities and opinions of active fundraising professionals at educational institutions and other nonprofits. For more information, please contact us at [email protected] or call 888.407.5064.

How often do your institution's gift officers promote annual fund challenges as potential gift opportunities to their prospects?


How well does your organization steward donors who make more than one gift per year?


How segmented are your annual giving stewardship communications?


Are you doing enough to steward donors who are giving to special campaigns or challenges?


Does your institution have at least one staff person dedicated to advancement events?


How effective are your institution's events when it comes to cultivating donor relationships?


How much do you acknowledge/celebrate when a donor makes a gift for the first time ever?

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