Poll: How do you think your diverse donors would rate your institution’s current diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts?

Conducted on 04/09/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Addressing Diversity Within Your Donor Population.

 

Poll: Does your institution have any giving circles for diverse donor groups?

Conducted on 04/09/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Addressing Diversity Within Your Donor Population.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving team maintain a central calendar of appeals/activities that other units can access?

Conducted on 04/02/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Inspiring Other Units to Support Annual Giving.

 

Poll: How often does your annual giving team meet as a group with other advancement/campus units?

Conducted on 04/02/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Inspiring Other Units to Support Annual Giving.

 

Poll: How integrated or coordinated is your direct appeal strategy/schedule?

Conducted on 03/26/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Integrating Online and Offline Appeals.

 

Poll: Do you collect social media handles for your donors and store them in your database?

Conducted on 03/26/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Integrating Online and Offline Appeals.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving team get any support from your institution’s prospect researchers?

Conducted on 03/19/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Building a Strong Leadership Gift Pipeline.

 

Poll: How aggressive is your program at soliciting annual fund donors for increased gift amounts from one year to the next?

Conducted on 03/19/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Building a Strong Leadership Gift Pipeline.

 

Poll: How often do your institution’s gift officers promote annual fund challenges as potential gift opportunities to their prospects?

Conducted on 03/12/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Soliciting & Stewarding Donors for Challenge Gifts.

 

Poll: Has your institution run a donor challenge in the past 12 months?

Conducted on 03/12/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Soliciting & Stewarding Donors for Challenge Gifts.

 

Poll: Has your annual fund team considered changing the levels of your gift club in the past 12 months?

Conducted on 03/06/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Revamping Your Gift Clubs.

 

Poll: How often do you ask for feedback from your annual fund gift club members?

Conducted on 03/06/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Revamping Your Gift Clubs.

 

Poll: Does your institution solicit first-year parents in their child’s first semester?

Conducted on 02/26/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Cultivating & Soliciting First-Year Parents.

 

Poll: How much of a priority are first-year parents for your annual giving program?

Conducted on 02/26/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Cultivating & Soliciting First-Year Parents.

 

Poll: Is your institution increasing the number of young alumni events you hold, compared to last year?

Conducted on 02/19/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Engaging Young Alumni Through Events.

 

Poll: Approximately how many young alumni events did your institution produce last year?

Conducted on 02/19/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Engaging Young Alumni Through Events.

 

Poll: How strict is your program about requiring callers to read/stick to a script?

Conducted on 02/12/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Training Exceptional Student Callers.

 

Poll: How many “practice” calls does your program usually require before letting callers make “real” calls?

Conducted on 02/12/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Training Exceptional Student Callers.

 

Poll: Is it clear how members of your team measure their success?

Conducted on 02/05/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Evaluating & Improving Staff Performance.

 

Poll: On average, how often do individual members of your team check in with their supervisor?

Conducted on 02/05/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Evaluating & Improving Staff Performance.

 

Poll: How much has your annual giving program expanded efforts to engage volunteers online in the past 6 months?

Conducted on 01/29/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Gamifying Annual Giving Campaigns.

 

Poll: Has your annual giving program integrated gamification into at least one fundraising effort in the past six months?

Conducted on 01/29/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Gamifying Annual Giving Campaigns.

 

Poll: Has your program ever used alumni engagement information to determine segments for appeals?

Conducted on 01/22/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Using Alumni Engagement Metrics to Drive Annual Giving.

 

Poll: How clear is your department’s definition of “alumni engagement?”

Conducted on 01/22/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Using Alumni Engagement Metrics to Drive Annual Giving.

 

Poll: On average, how would you describe the size of prospect portfolios at your institution?

Conducted on 01/15/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Developing Prospect Portfolios.

 

Poll: In your opinion, does your institution have a clear and transparent system for assigning projects to gift officers?

Conducted on 01/15/2019

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Developing Prospect Portfolios.

 

Poll: How often do you point prospects and donors to your institution’s website for more information?

Conducted on 12/18/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Virtual Gift Officers.

 

Poll: In your opinion, is your annual giving program stronger online or offline?

Conducted on 12/18/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Virtual Gift Officers.

 

Poll: How would your rate your listening skills?

Conducted on 12/11/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Listening to Donors Strategically.

 

Poll: Have you ever practiced active listening?

Conducted on 12/11/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Listening to Donors Strategically.

 

Poll: How much has your phonathon’s fundraising productivity declined in the past three years?

Conducted on 12/04/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Downsizing Your Student Phonathon.

 

Poll: Is your leadership encouraging you to downsize or eliminate your phonathon program?

Conducted on 12/04/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Downsizing Your Student Phonathon.

 

Poll: Does your advancement team have someone who montiors the social media activity of your constituents?

Conducted on 11/29/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Anaylyzing Social Media Data to Improve Fundraising.

 

Poll: How much testing of new strategies and ideas does your team do?

Conducted on 11/29/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Analyzing Social Media Data to Improve Fundraising.

 

Poll: Does your institution communicate with students about the importance of philanthropy prior to their senior year?

Conducted on 11/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Engaging Students in Philanthropy for All 4 Years.

 

Poll: How involved are student volunteers in your school’s graduating class gift campaign?

Conducted on 11/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Engaging Students in Philanthropy for All 4 Years.

 

Poll: How well does your institution explain the impact of annual fund support in communications with young alumni?

Conducted on 11/06/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Communicating with Young Alumni about Giving.

 

Poll: Does your team use unique messaging and segmentation in appeals to young alumni?

Conducted on 11/06/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Communicating with Young Alumni about Giving.

 

Poll: Do you provide a formal written job description for your volunteers?

Conducted on 10/30/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Facilitating Peer-to-Peer Soliciations.

 

Poll: Does your team set clear and specific giving expectations for your volunteers?

Conducted on 10/30/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Facilitating Peer-to-Peer Soliciations.

 

Poll: In the past, do you think your institution’s appeals have done a good job of making a compelling case for support?

Conducted on 10/23/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Writing Effective Annual Fund Appeals.

 

Poll: How personalized are the majority of your institution’s appeals?

Conducted on 10/23/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Writing Effective Annual Fund Appeals.

 

Poll: Does your team require gift officers to share itineraries with all advancement staff prior to prospect meetings and trips?

Conducted on 10/16/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Traveling to Meet with Donors.

 

Poll: In your opinion, how productive was your last out of town trip to visit with donors and prospects?

Conducted on 10/16/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Traveling to Meet with Donors.

 

Poll: Does your team have a single page annual fund “dashboard” report that you share with your senior management on a regular basis?

Conducted on 10/11/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Dashboards & Reports.

 

Poll: Which of the following best describes the quantity of the reports used by your annual giving team?

Conducted on 10/11/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Dashboards & Reports.

 

Poll: Has your institution ever used any form of texting as part of its annual giving efforts?

Conducted on 10/02/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Texting in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Do you utilize database codes to flag individuals who have specifically requested that you not communicate with them via text?

Conducted on 10/02/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Texting in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Has your institution ever built a model to predict donor propensity for leadership annual gifts?

Conducted on 09/25/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Predictive Modeling for Leadership Annual Giving.

 

Poll: How important do you think predictive modeling is to identifying strong leadership annual giving prospects and allocating resources to support those efforts?

Conducted on 09/25/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Predictive Modeling for Leadership Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Does your annual fund apppeal schedule evolve and change throughout the year?

Conducted on 09/18/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Segmenting Direct Mail Appeals.

 

Poll: How personalized are your annual fund appeals currently?

Conducted on 09/18/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Segmenting Direct Mail Appeals.

 

Poll: How well-coordinated are your emails with other annual giving communications (e.g., print mail, phonathon)?

Conducted on 09/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Micro-Email Campaigns.

 

Poll: Does your office receive frequent complaints from constituents that you send too many fundraising emails?

Conducted on 09/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Micro-Email Campaigns.

 

Poll: How segmented are your annual fund gift acknowledgements?

Conducted on 08/21/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Effective Gift Acknowledgements.

 

Poll: Does your office have a documented plan for stewardship and donor relations?

Conducted on 08/21/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Effective Gift Acknowledgements.

 

Poll: How important is parent support to achieving your annual giving goals?

Conducted on 08/18/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Parent Leadership Giving.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a parent council/committee that’s focused on fundraising?

Conducted on 08/14/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Parent Leadership Giving.

 

Poll: Did your team have a documented plan for #GivingTuesday in 2017?

Conducted on 08/07/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on #GivingTuesday Strategy.

 

Poll: Which of the following best describes your institutions’s attitude towards #GivingTuesday?

Conducted on 08/07/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on #GivingTuesday Strategy.

 

Poll: In general, how much does your team rely on volunteers to support your annual giving efforts?

Conducted on 07/24/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning for Phonathon Success.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving program do an adequate job of providing useful tools and information to volunteers?

Conducted on 07/24/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Building an Online Ambassador Program.

 

Poll: How well-coordinated is your phonathon strategy with other annual giving appeal efforts (e.g., direct mail, email)?

Conducted on 07/17/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning for Phonathon Success.

 

Poll: Are your phonathon callers required to use a specific script or do you offer them suggested talking points?

Conducted on 07/17/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning for Phonathon Success.

 

Poll: How complex is your segmentation strategy for soliciting patients?

Conducted on 07/10/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Grateful Patient Fundraising.

 

Poll: Do you regularly include gift impact stories in your appeals?

Conducted on 07/10/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Grateful Patient Fundraising.

 

Poll: How much have your annual giving program’s tactics changed in the past 3 years?

Conducted on 06/26/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Donor Retention in the Modern Age.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a loyal or consecutive donor society?

Conducted on 06/26/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Donor Retention in the Modern Age.

 

Poll: In your opinion, how strong is your team’s data on the individual interests of your prospects?

Conducted on 06/19/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Web Analytics for Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Has your annual giving team tried creating “personas” for donors?

Conducted on 06/19/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Web Analytics for Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Are your reunion gift appeals and reunion event communications well-coordinated?

Conducted on 06/12/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Class & Reunion Gift Campaigns.

 

Poll: How much does your institution use volunteers to support your reunion gift fundraising efforts?

Conducted on 06/12/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Class & Reunion Gift .

 

Poll: Does your institution do an adequate job of articulating the importance of participation to alumni?

Conducted on 06/05/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Boosting Alumni Participation Rates.

 

Poll: How segmented are your annual giving program’s direct appeal efforts?

Conducted on 06/05/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Boosting Alumni Participation Rates.

 

Poll: Does your institution set both quantifiable and qualifiable performance goals for individual staff annually?

Conducted on 05/22/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Recruiting & Retaining All-Star Staff.

 

Poll: How good is your organization at holding individual staff accountable for achieving annual performance goals?

Conducted on 05/22/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Recruiting & Retaining All-Star Staff.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a formal committee or advisory board specifically for its annual fund?

Conducted on 05/15/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Productive Annual Fund Volunteers.

 

Poll: Does your recurring gift program have its own distinct name or brand?

Conducted on 05/08/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Strategies to Increase Recurring Gifts.

 

Poll: In your opinion, how positive is the experience you provide to recurring gift donors?

Conducted on 05/05/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Strategies to Increase Recurring Gifts.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a reliable way to track and evaluate the productivity of annual fund volunteers?

Conducted on 05/05/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Productive Annual Fund Volunteers.

 

Poll: What are your percentage revenue growth targets for your annual fund in the 2018 fiscal year?

Conducted on 05/01/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Designing a Winning Annual Fund Plan.

 

Poll: Does your annual fund have a documented plan for the current fiscal year?

Conducted on 05/01/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Designing a Winning Annual Fund Plan.

 

Poll: How willing are your advancement collleagues to help with annual giving efforts?

Conducted on 04/24/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Giving in a Small Shop.

 

Poll: If you had the choice, would you add an additional staff member or additional budgetary funding to your annual giving program?

Conducted on 04/24/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Giving in a Small Shop.

 

Poll: Is there a private space available at your office for you to make fundraising calls?

Conducted on 04/10/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Making Cold Calls.

 

Poll: In your current role, what percentage of your time do you estimate that you spend on the phone?

Conducted on 04/10/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Making Cold Calls.

 

Poll: Which of the following channels do you rely on the most for acquiring new donors?

Conducted on 04/03/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on New Donor Acquisition Strategies.

 

Poll: Has your institution run a special challenge in the past year with the specific purpose of acquiring new donors?

Conducted on 04/03/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on New Donor Acquisition Strategies.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving program do a good job of engaging volunteers based on their interests and affinities?

Conducted on 03/27/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Affinity Fundraising Strategies.

 

Poll: Does your team know how many crowdfunding campaigns your institution will run over the next 6 months?

Conducted on 03/20/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Maximizing Your Crowdfunding Campaigns.

 

Poll: Does your advancement program have a dedicated budget for crowdfunding?

Conducted on 03/20/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Maximizing Your Crowdfunding Campaigns.

 

Poll: Approximately how often do your annual giving and major gift teams meet together?

Conducted on 03/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Transitioning Annual Donors to Major Donors.

 

Poll: How often do your major gift officers include the annual fund as part of the gift proposals for major donors?

Conducted on 03/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Transitioning Annual Donors to Major Donors.

 

Poll: Do your institution’s annual and planned giving teams communicate regularly about prospects?

Conducted on 03/06/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Coordinating Annual & Planned Giving Efforts.

 

Poll: How integrated are your annual and planned giving communications?

Conducted on 03/06/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Coordinating Annual & Planned Giving Efforts.

 

Poll: What’s the higher priority for your annual giving program – revenue or participation?

Conducted on 02/27/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on AGN's 2017 Report: Benchmarking for Annual Giving Success.

 

Poll: If you could increase your annual giving budget by ten percent, where would you allocate those funds?

Conducted on 02/27/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on AGN's 2017 Report: Benchmarking for Annual Giving Success.

 

Poll: How concerned is your institution that recent changes to tax laws will have a negative impact on your athletics fundraising efforts?

Conducted on 02/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Giving for Athletics.

 

Poll: Which of the following are important elements of your institution’s athletics annual giving strategy?

Conducted on 02/13/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Giving for Athletics.

 

Poll: Has your annual giving program tried digital ads or retargeting in the past?

Conducted on 02/06/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Digital Advertising & Retargeting for Annual Funds.

 

Poll: In your opinion, how good is your annual giving progam at creating digital content?

Conducted on 02/06/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Digital Advertising & Retargeting for Annual Funds.

 

Poll: In your opinion, how personal are your institution’s communications to first-time donors?

Conducted on 01/30/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on First-time Donor Stewardship & Retention.

 

Poll: Do you know your program’s new donor retention rate?

Conducted on 01/30/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on First-time Donor Stewardship & Retention.

 

Poll: Is a portion of your annual giving budget dedicated to student philanthropy programs and activities?

Conducted on 01/23/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Student Philanthropy Events.

 

Poll: How closely does your team work with your institution’s office of student life/services?

Conducted on 01/23/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Student Philanthropy Events.

 

Poll: Has your advancement department ever used “Net Promoter Scores” to evaluate its events?

Conducted on 01/23/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Student Philanthropy Events.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving team have at least one person dedicated to data analytics?

Conducted on 01/16/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Data Mining for Annual Giving.

 

Poll: How much time do you spend analyzing your data?

Conducted on 01/16/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Data Mining for Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving program have enough resources (staff and budget) to effectively market a loyalty program?

Conducted on 01/09/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Donor Loyalty Programs.

 

Poll: Does your institution include special recognition for loyal or consistent donors in its annual report roster or donor roll?

Conducted on 01/09/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Donor Loyalty Programs.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a donor loyalty program?

Conducted on 01/09/2018

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Donor Loyalty Programs.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving strategy make a clear distinction between “engaging” and “soliciting” donors?

Conducted on 12/19/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Leadership Gift Strategy.

 

Poll: How much time has your annual giving team spent thinking about the donor experience?

Conducted on 12/19/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Leadership Gift Strategy.

 

Poll: How much do you change your direct mail pieces from one year to the next?

Conducted on 12/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Rethinking Direct Mail Appeals.

 

Poll: Do you think your team is doing enough to integrate your direct mail appeals with other channels?

Conducted on 12/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Rethinking Direct Mail Appeals.

 

Poll: Is it clear how your annual fund’s leadership gift strategy measures or quantifies its success?

Conducted on 12/09/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Leadership Gift Strategy.

 

Poll: Do your annual giving & alumni relations teams meet consistently to discuss alumni communications plans?

Conducted on 12/05/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Alumni Relations & Annual Giving Collaboration.

 

Poll: How well-coordinated are volunteer efforts between your annual giving and alumni relations teams?

Conducted on 12/05/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Alumni Relations & Annual Giving Collaboration.

 

Poll: How agressive do you feel your institution is when it comes to soliciting graduating seniors for a class gift?

Conducted on 11/30/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Senior Class Gift Campaigns.

 

Poll: What percentage of your annual fund staff does some type of frontline work?

Conducted on 11/11/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Frontline Annual Fund Gift Officers.

 

Poll: How difficult is it to get meetings with your institution’s donors and prospects?

Conducted on 11/11/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Frontline Annual Fund Gift Officers.

 

Poll: Do you feel like most of your colleagues can make a strong case for annual fund support?

Conducted on 11/11/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Frontline Annual Fund Gift Officers.

 

Poll: Has your institution conducted an audit of its stewardship efforts within the past 12-18 months?

Conducted on 11/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Maximizing Annual Fund Stewardship.

 

Poll: Does your institution publish a list of donor names annually?

Conducted on 11/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Maximizing Annual Fund Stewardship.

 

Poll: In general, how often does your annual giving program use video to support its efforts?

Conducted on 10/24/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Stewarding Giving Day Donors and Volunteers.

 

Poll: Which of the following groups do you consider to be key stakeholders in your giving day efforts?

Conducted on 10/24/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Stewarding Giving Day Donors and Volunteers.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a formal committee of volunteers to support the faculty/staff campaign efforts?

Conducted on 10/17/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Faculty and Staff Giving.

 

Poll: Does your institution run a faculty/staff campaign to support your institution along with a seperate employee appeal to support the United Way?

Conducted on 10/17/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Faculty and Staff Giving.

 

Poll: Which of the following social media channels does your institution use to post messages related to giving?

Conducted on 10/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Using Social Media to Solicit Alumni.

 

Poll: Is your annual giving program currently paying for any social media placements?

Conducted on 10/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Using Social Media to Solicit Alumni.

 

Poll: How much time did your allocate to planning in advance of your giving day?

Conducted on 10/03/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Marketing a Giving Day.

 

Poll: Do you have volunteers specifically recruited to help with your giving day?

Conducted on 10/03/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Marketing a Giving Day.

 

Poll: Which of the following best describes the longevity of your class agent program?

Conducted on 09/26/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Class Agent Programs.

 

Poll: Do you feel your department is adequately staffed to support a productive class agent program?

Conducted on 09/26/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Successful Class Agent Programs.

 

Poll: Do you think your institution does a good job of preparing students to be engaged alumni?

Conducted on 09/19/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Transitioning Students to Young Alumni.

 

Poll: How robust is the contact information for young alumni in your database?

Conducted on 09/19/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Transitioning Students to Young Alumni.

 

Poll: Do you solicit alumni during their first year after graduation?

Conducted on 09/19/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Transitioning Students to Young Alumni.

 

Poll: Do you have a gift society specifically for young alumni?

Conducted on 09/19/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Transitioning Students to Young Alumni.

 

Poll: Has your institution held a giving day before?

Conducted on 09/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning a Successful Giving Day.

 

Poll: What will be the primary goal of your next giving day?

Conducted on 09/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning a Successful Giving Day.

 

Poll: Do you have money in this year’s budget specifically allocated to support a giving day?

Conducted on 09/12/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning a Successful Giving Day.

 

Poll: How often are annual fund results reported to your chief financial officer?

Conducted on 09/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Fundamentals of Data-Driven Annual Giving.

 

Poll: In your opinion, how data-driven is your annual giving strategy?

Conducted on 09/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Fundamentals of Data-Driven Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Do you have a written job description for student volunteers?

Conducted on 08/15/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Engaging Student Volunteers in Fundraising.

 

Poll: Is your student giving program focused primarily on participation as opposed to dollars raised?

Conducted on 08/15/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Engaging Student Volunteers in Fundraising.

 

Poll: How would you describe your overall level of familiarity with predictive modeling?

Conducted on 08/08/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Predictive Modeling for Donor Acquisition.

 

Poll: What priority are you most interested in using analytics to advance?

Conducted on 08/08/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Predictive Modeling for Donor Acquisition.

 

Poll: Has your program produced a video to help with recruiting callers?

Conducted on 07/25/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Recruiting & Retaining Quality Callers.

 

Poll: Does your program offer cash bonuses for callers?

Conducted on 07/25/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Recruiting & Retaining Quality Callers.

 

Poll: Do you have monthly visit goals?

Conducted on 07/18/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Meeting with Donors & Prospects.

 

Poll: Do you send handwritten notes to prospects after a visit?

Conducted on 07/18/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Meeting with Donors & Prospects.

 

Poll: How much time do you think you spend on planning for your next annual fund year?

Conducted on 07/11/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning Your Direct Appeal Calendar.

 

Poll: When do you set your mail segments?

Conducted on 07/11/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning Your Direct Appeal Calendar.

 

Poll: How many solicitations from all channels do your non-donors receive in a year?

Conducted on 07/11/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Planning Your Direct Appeal Calendar.

 

Poll: Have you ever used analytics to determine what drives users to your institution’s giving page?

Conducted on 06/20/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Websites & Giving Forms.

 

Poll: Are your giving forms responsive for different device formats (phones, tablets)?

Conducted on 06/20/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Annual Fund Websites & Giving Forms.

 

Poll: Who on your team sets alumni participation goals?

Conducted on 06/13/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Alumni Participation Strategies.

 

Poll: Do you include the senior class when reporting alumni participation rates?

Conducted on 06/13/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Alumni Participation Strategies.

 

Poll: Does your institution have a discounted leadership giving level for young alumni?

Conducted on 06/06/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Cultivating Young Alumni Leadership Donors.

 

Poll: What is your typical first ask amount for young alumni?

Conducted on 06/06/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Cultivating Young Alumni Leadership Donors.

 

Poll: Do you have a young alumni leadership council?

Conducted on 06/06/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Cultivating Young Alumni Leadership Donors.

 

Poll: Are you currently using storytelling techniques in your fundraising?

Conducted on 05/23/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Storytelling in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Who is at the center of the stories in your annual fund messaging?

Conducted on 05/23/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Storytelling in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Has your annual giving program been through an audit in the past 5 years?

Conducted on 05/16/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Auditing Your Annual Giving Program.

 

Poll: What do you think is the biggest challenge for your annual giving program currently?

Conducted on 05/16/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Auditing Your Annual Giving Program.

 

Poll: Which segments do you think your institution is doing a great job recognizing?

Conducted on 05/02/2017

 

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The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Donor Recognition.

 

Poll: How effective is your annual giving program in upgrading donors on a regular basis?

Conducted on 04/25/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Upgrading Donors to Higher Giving Levels.

 

Poll: Is your annual giving program doing enough to upgrade donors through mass appeals?

Conducted on 04/25/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Upgrading Donors to Higher Giving Levels.

 

Poll: How would you describe your annual giving team’s morale?

Conducted on 04/13/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Strong Teams and Collaborations.

 

Poll: Would you say your department is collaborative?

Conducted on 04/13/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Strong Teams and Collaborations.

 

Poll: How integrated are your annual fund communications?

Conducted on 04/04/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Integrated Multi-Channel Marketing.

 

Poll: Do you track the “channel migration” of your donors?

Conducted on 04/04/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Integrated Multi-Channel Marketing.

 

Poll: What percentage of volunteers on your reunion committees do most of the work?

Conducted on 03/28/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Reunion Giving Programs.

 

Poll: Does your program do a good job of upgrading donors to higher gift levels as part of their reunion cycle?

Conducted on 03/28/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Reunion Giving Programs.

 

Poll: How much time do you spend planning and revising your phonathon calendar and calling schedules?

Conducted on 03/14/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Phonathon Segmentation & Analytics.

 

Poll: How many different reports do you use to monitor the progress of your phonathon program?

Conducted on 03/14/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Phonathon Segmentation & Analytics.

 

Poll: Do you know what percentage of your donors last year were reactivated lapsed donors?

Conducted on 03/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Reactivating Lapsed Donors.

 

Poll: Does your program focus more of its time and resources on donor acquisition or reactivation?

Conducted on 03/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Reactivating Lapsed Donors.

 

Poll: What group at your institution is in charge of parent engagement?

Conducted on 03/02/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Parent Giving & Engagement.

 

Poll: Has your institution conducted benchmarking or donor surveys in the past year?

Conducted on 02/14/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Demonstrating ROI in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Does your annual giving program do a good job allocating resources to areas with high ROI?

Conducted on 02/14/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Demonstrating ROI in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Do you feel like annual giving is less of a priority than major gifts at your institution?

Conducted on 02/14/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Demonstrating ROI in Annual Giving.

 

Poll: Has your institution had to face a significant challenge in the past year?

Conducted on 02/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Overcoming Obstacles in Fundraising.

 

Poll: How would you describe the relationship between your alumni and your institution?

Conducted on 02/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Overcoming Obstacles in Fundraising.

 

Poll: Are you optimistic about the future of your annual giving efforts?

Conducted on 02/07/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Overcoming Obstacles in Fundraising.

 

Poll: Did your annual giving program do a donor challenge in the last fiscal year?

Conducted on 01/24/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Constructing Donor Challenges.

 

Poll: Is there an expectation from senior leadership for your annual giving program to regularly conduct challenges?

Conducted on 01/24/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Constructing Donor Challenges.

 

Poll: Do you believe you have the resources necessary to conduct a successful donor challenge in the current fiscal year?

Conducted on 01/24/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Constructing Donor Challenges.

 

Poll: Which area gets the largest share of your annual fund’s operating budget?

Conducted on 01/17/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Low Cost Ideas for Annual Funds.

 

Poll: Do you think that you’re getting the most out of your phonathon program?

Conducted on 01/17/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Low Cost Ideas for Annual Funds.

 

Poll: Is your institution’s annual fund spending significantly more money on digital programs than it was 5 years ago?

Conducted on 01/17/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Low Cost Ideas for Annual Funds.

 

Poll: How often do you conduct appeal tests?

Conducted on 01/10/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Testing Direct Appeals.

 

Poll: How often do you evaluate the results of your direct appeals?

Conducted on 01/10/2017

The above data was collected in a recent AGN research study and reflects the perspectives and opinions of active fundraising professionals. Want to learn more? CLICK HERE for AGN’s Webinar on Testing Direct Appeals.