Charlie Paparelli is president of High Tech Ministries, angel investor and blogger. He recently had a blog post about startups, that is relevant to nonprofits as well. The following is my selection and edit of key points relevant to why the Executive Director needs to be the chief fundraiser. From Charlie’s post: Here are three reasons you, as an Executive Director, must do your own fundraising.
- Fundraising clarifies your vision.
- Fundraising sharpens your strategy.
- Fundraising builds key investor relationships.