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Tools, Training & Timing to secure all of the resources you need.

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“Working with Toscano Advisors for strategic planning was like having a fairy godmother wave a magic wand. Jim and Dania’s collective experience spans a diverse range of subject areas and perspectives—giving our organization the depth and comprehensive insight we really needed to uncover our secret sauce, where we’re going, and how we’ll get there.”

Jamie Millard
Co-CEO, Pollen

Dania and Jim are a pleasure to work with and have been instrumental in helping us build the foundation for fundraising success. Providing important insight into the processes and communication tools needed to build meaningful relationships with donors that have already resulted successful philanthropic capital raising.

Sophie Rich
Homeownership Preservation Foundation

The Latest Blog From Toscano Advisors

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2021: Ten Trends for Significant Nonprofit Survival

05 Jan 21

Written by James V. Toscano and Dania Toscano Miwa 2021 will be a year of transition for nonprofit organizations as well as for the rest of society. Transition does not mean heading back to the business as usual of 2019, but movement toward a blending of what was, what has been learned, what has changed and what is needed for a more equitable and just society. The Pandemic taught us many things and reminded us of things we knew, but were easy to push to the back burner.  It changed patterns of thought, behavior and action. Our culture, society, economy,…

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End of Year Appeal Letters
End of Year Appeal Letters

08 Nov 20

Did you know many people don’t read most of your end of year appeal letter? They skim. This means you need to make sure your key points are in the most skimmed area, and are direct and actionable. Letter writing for fundraising appeals can feel daunting and high stakes, especially this year. I find the most success is writing my letters based on how I would want to receive them. Not too dry and stuffy, not alarmist and above all make them engaging, make me want to keep reading. They should be about me, the reader and my relationship with…

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