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Claire Axelrad
Works at Clairification
Attended Princeton University
Lives in San Francisco, CA, USA
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Claire Axelrad

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Last year I had the opportunity to present a major gifts master class where Jay Love, Founder and President of Bloomerang (and a board member and major donor himself) offered his thoughts on major gifts development from the donor’s perspective. Since I’m constantly encouraging you to come at donor development…
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6 coping strategies to make the most of your December fundraising
Do you have that year-end feeling? You know, the one that many fundraisers get around this time of year? Kind of frenetic? Kind of anxious? You’re not alone. The average nonprofit receives 30% of all donations in December. And 10% arrive in the last 48 hours of the year! So,…
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There is so much change occurring in the world around us, and at such an unprecedented, rapid pace, that it’s sometimes challenging to make sense of it all. And, in particular, our place in it all. How will we face the world of 2017 and beyond? What challenges will we…
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Last year if you followed me, I gave you 5 priorities for success in 2016. I called them “Dive the Five.” This year, I’ve expanded my thinking a bit. ‘SEVEN IS HEAVEN.’ Create Compelling Annual Giving Offers Master Integrated On Social Fundraising Master Major & Legacy Giving Master Donor Retention…
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We know lots about online fundraising at Qgiv. But we don’t have a ton of experience with offline fundraising, which is super important to a nonprofit’s health. Offline relationships — especially with major donors — are critical… so we’re thrilled to have Claire Axelrad do a webinar with us on how to make a great ask …
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First, the news. In case you missed my recent announcement, Clairification has moved to a paid subscription mo for articles and a host of other new benefits. I’m bringing my dream of a mini on ‘fundraising school’ offered year-round, on a -or-less complimentary basis, to fruition. And I’m asking for…
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Innovative, Strategic and Savvy Fundraising and Marketing Consultant and Leader
Introduction
30 years leadership experience/demonstrated ability to execute and drive results as a thought leader, strategist, problem-solver and futurist. Advance mission, vision and values of causes addressing society's most pressing problems. Front-line, in-the-trenches marketing and fundraising professional.
Bragging rights
2013 "Best Fundraising Blog", Fundraising Success; Hank Rosso Outstanding Fundraising Professional Association of Fundraising Professionals and Northern California Grantmakers November 2010
Education
  • Princeton University
    A.B. Public Affairs and International Relations
  • University of San Francisco School of Law
    J.D.
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Gender
Female
Work
Occupation
Focus on public benefit sector innovation, strategic planning, capacity building, revenue generation, development/marketing audits, fundraising plans/implementation/evaluation, branding, leadership coaching, staff mentoring, and board/volunteer development.
Employment
  • Clairification
    Principal, present
  • Axelrad Social Benefit Consulting
    Principal
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San Francisco, CA, USA
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