Turning Fear Into Success: Combatting 6 Common Objections to Personal Fundraising

TERRI HAREL | June 4, 2014

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The core of peer-to-peer fundraising is turning your donors into fundraisers. Seems easy enough.

But what happens when your supporters are reluctant to start fundraising?

Supporters can hesitate to fundraise for many reasons, but the main causes usually result from a feeling of inadequacy or fear of failure. This is where nonprofits can step in with the right resources and encouragement to help supporters feel capable of their personal fundraising success.

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Love146 is an international human rights organization working to end child trafficking and exploitation through survivor care and prevention. The trafficking and exploitation of children is one of the darkest stories and most severe human rights abuses imaginable. But for us, the hope of ending it is a reality. Love146 is helping grow the movement to end child trafficking while providing effective, thoughtful solutions. We believe in the power of love and its ability to effect sustainable change. Love146 operates offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. In addition to our office presence, our global team has completed projects in Moldova, Greece, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand, Cambodia, and the United States. The Love146 headquarters is located in New Haven, Connecticut.

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