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Fundraising Innovation in an Unprecedented Time

On December 10, Spektrix gathered a small group of fundraising managers representing organizations across the US, Canada and the UK to discuss what...

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Give a promise of live events this festive season

The festive season is approaching  - and this winter, you’re likely to be more reliant than ever on the generosity of audiences and donors to tide...

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Individual Donations – Is New Philanthropic Income Replacing Lost Ticket Income?

TRG Arts is a data-driven consulting firm that teaches arts and cultural professionals a patron-based approach to increasing sustainable revenue. In...

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So what do we do now?

Sam Freeman is Communications and Giving Director at Theatr Clwyd in Wales. When we read this post on his arts marketing blog, we thought it might be...

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Asking your Customers to Donate during Covid-19

Five years ago, I was the Development Manager at Battersea Arts Centre in London when a fire destroyed nearly half of the historic building,...

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Relationships that Last

As Sector Strategy Lead at Spektrix, it’s my job to ensure that we support the sector to tackle the big-picture challenges and opportunities we face...

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Theater Fundraising: How to ask for donations under $50

Getting a big check from a major donor is an exciting moment for every fundraiser, but small donations can play a larger role for arts organizations...

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Five Theatre Fundraising ideas to start the Fiscal Year off right

At this time of year, many fundraisers have just finished up their fiscal year and all of the late nights, early coffee meetings and the overwhelming...

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Four Arts Fundraising Strategies that Drive Donations

The importance of individual philanthropy in the arts is more critical now than ever to organizations’ bottom lines. But individual giving itself is...

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The Spektrix Insights Report 2019 is here

Bringing together data analysis on over 25 million transactions across 343 organizations, the Spektrix Insights 2019 Report is here. 

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How Two River Reversed Declining Subscriptions and Increased Donations

Performing arts patrons might be more loyal than ever, but their expectations on how to show their patron loyalty are shifting. The modern...

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Encouraging Online Giving With the Donations Web Component

Online giving is an increasingly important part of any fundraising strategy in the arts, so it’s more important than ever to make sure your arts...

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