Does making the ask for a gift cause you anxiety? Having a plan for what to say can help relieve the stress.
This script-like guide walks you through five points for making an ask:
- Set the agenda
- Connect, confirm, and discern
- Transition to the ask
- Ask for the gift
- Receive the answer
The liberating nature of generosity means inviting champions to give is a sacred task that grows God’s Kingdom. Fundraising is a high calling, it is ministry, it is something God uses for transformation, liberation, joy and freedom – which means an important part of the relationships is making asks. You can invite givers to respond to God’s abundance, with confidence when you use a trusted framework.
This go-to guide is frequently requested by ministry leaders and has helped countless organizations make strong asks, raise more money and grow their champions in the process.