Books by Linda
Are You Ready for a Capital Campaign? (Workbook)
Before you launch a campaign make sure your ducks are in a row. This workbook will take you through a step-by-step analysis of your campaign readiness.
Capital Campaigns: Everything You Need to Know
Successful capital campaigns follow time-tested guidelines for running a campaign tailored for your organization. Learn how to succeed in your campaign!
How to Run a Successful Capital Campaign
This book will guide you every step of the way to assure a successful campaign.
The Fundraising Feasibility Study
It’s more than just determining the right goal for your capital campaign; it's a tool for success, even if the study shows you’re not ready for a campaign.
Nonprofit Quick Guide: How to Advance in Your Fundraising Career
I went from my first job in development to being a CFRE and consultant in five years. Let me show you how!
Fundraising as a Career: What, Are You Crazy?
Whether you’re new to fundraising, want to advance in your career, or are looking to hire development staff, this is the book for you.
How to Answer the Eight Questions Every Grant Review Committee Asks
Grow revenues to keep up with increasing costs, improve financial performance and stability, and have greater ability to meet or grow client demand for your nonprofit organization.
Nonprofit Consulting Playbook
Thinking about consulting? Already consulting but want to do better? Learn from 25 leaders in the field how to get started, grow, and evolve your business.
Board Bound Leadership
What every board member needs to know and what every organization needs to teach its board members.
CharityChannel’s Quick Guide to Board Giving
Get rid of the old Three Gs mentality. Get your board excited about giving and getting.
Building a Five-star Board
Every nonprofit wants to have five-star board members, right? So, what makes a good board member?
You and Your Nonprofit Board
Is your board strong, effective, philanthropic, and appropriately involved? Leading governance consultants give their best advice on all this.
Fundraising for the Genius
This is the soup-to-nuts book for everything fundraising. If you're looking for a well-rounded understanding of fundraising, start with this book.
How to Find New Donors and Get Them to Give Again
You need new donors, and you need to keep them giving. This book will show you how to do both.
The New Donor
Let us show you what donors are looking for and how to give them what they want. You’ll have happy donors and you can raise more money from these donors.
CharityChannel's Quick Guide to Creating Your Development Plan
Need to create your development plan right away? This quick guide is an easy read to get you started.
Seven Simple Strategies to Creating a Wildly Successful Fundraising Program
Realize the most amount of fundraising revenue for your nonprofit organization using the least amount of organizational resources.
The Development Plan
Create a development plan that works. Learn how to get started, what your plan should look like, and how to implement and monitor the plan.
The Leaky Bucket
Is your fundraising bucket leaking? Let us show you how to plug the leaks and become more successful by measuring your efforts upstream, not after the fact.
Raise More Money from Your Business Community
Get rid of the Willie Sutton Theory of Fundraising. I show you how to work with your business community & raise more money than you ever dreamed possible
Raise More Money from Your Business Community — The Workbook
Get this workbook in which I provide you with exercises to help you find businesses, how to approach them, how to run a successful business appeal, and more
Recruiting and Training Fundraising Volunteers
Volunteers want to do more than just run special events and stuff envelopes. Learn how you can involve them, how to recruit them, and how to retain them.
CharityChannel's Quick Guide to Developing Your Case for Support
Telling your story is critical, but first, you need a story to tell. Learn how to create a story in your case for support that ends happily ever after.
Nonprofit Strategic Planning
Help your board and staff stop cringing every time they hear the words, “strategic plan.”
The Essential Nonprofit Fundraising Handbook: Getting the Money You Need from Government Agencies, Businesses, Foundations, and Individuals
Quick and easy read that covers the basics of nonprofit fundraising. Perfect for staff & board of nonprofits that are looking diversify their fundraising.
You and Your Nonprofit
Everything you need to know about running a nonprofit—governance, fundraising, programming, marketing. Get it all here in one place.