Engage Your Donors

Fundraising management for colleges and nonprofit organizations
Custom fundraising and outreach programs

Our philosophy

A unique approach to fundraising

Our custom fundraising and outreach programs are designed to effectively and efficiently cultivate, solicit, and steward our clients’ constituents. By utilizing Ruffalo Noel Levitz on-campus or off-site program management, your organization could see a dramatic increase in results.
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Reach more donors. Raise more dollars.

Through our data-driven, multichannel approach, our clients are able to reach more potential donors while building a foundation of consistent support and identify major donor prospects. To put it simply, we can help you reach new and old supporters more efficiently so that you can better manage your time and efforts.
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Excellence is expected

We understand the challenges our clients face because we face them together – making their goals, our goals. Furthermore, our staff members have a vast amount of experience in their areas of the fundraising industry – and many have worked within organizations like yours.
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Contact us about fundraising management strategiesWhat would you like to accomplish? Talk to us.

Email us to discuss fundraising strategies, or call 800.876.1117 and ask to speak to our fundraising strategists. We can discuss how you can develop more effective ways to engage your donors and optimize your fundraising results.

Recent posts on fundraising, philanthropy, and donor engagement

  • Podcast: Building Online Transaction Trust with Mike Kim at iATS Payments

    Online giving is growing rapidly. We’ve all seen our online donation activity rise, and this is a big transition for many fundraising programs, as online giving grows at up to three times the rate of over all giving. Mike Kim at IATS payments knows a lot about this. As one of the largest payment processing [...]

    Written by Brian Gawor.

  • Podcast: 21st Century Storytelling with Caryn Stein

    Telling a compelling story–highly personalized, evoking emotion, encouraging action right now–is a big part of fundraising success in the 21st century.
    Caryn Stein, vice president here at Ruffalo Noel Levitz knows this–she’s spent her career doing just that to help hundreds of charities. I got Caryn on the line to talk about the power of digital [...]

    Written by Brian Gawor.

  • Phonathon Average Pledge Matters for Gift Retention and ROI

    When it comes to fundraising on the phone, phonathon average pledge is an important metric.  We use it in program planning and forecasting, we use it to determine suggested ask levels or gift arrays, and we know it can really affect dollars raised and ROI.  In some cases, universities have even focused on lowering the [...]

    Written by Sean Shaikun.

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Podcast series

For discussions with key influencers in the field of fundraising today, be sure to check out our Fundraising Voices podcast where you can subscribe to hear our latest episodes.  

Fundraising Voices

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