Stress Free Recognition

Kick off your summer with stress-free donor recognition!

Are you wrapping up a campaign? Planning a donor recognition event? Working on next year’s budget? We’re ready to help with all your donor recognition – and recognition planning – needs. Give us a call or shoot us an email if we can help you cost out a project, showRead More

How to Embark on a Donor Recognition Inventory in 4 Easy Steps

Preparation_LegacyCurator

Honorcraft’s LegacyCuratorTM team is often on the road, developing comprehensive donor recognition archives for hospitals, universities, and other leading nonprofit organizations nationwide.  We’re also happy to offer complementary consultation for organizations that prefer to keep their inventory in-house. Here are some tips!   Prepare Remember the 5 Ps: proper preparationRead More

7 Reasons You Need a Donor Recognition Inventory

An important donor from 10 years ago walks into a building on your campus and discovers that the plaque with his name on it is missing from the wall. He’s not happy, and calls you. And now you have an unhappy donor- one who might not give again. Keeping trackRead More

Donor Wall Display Systems

Magnetic system donor wall display

Before choosing a donor wall design, it is critical to understand whether donor names will need to be added or regularly updated. Most donor recognition requires at least some updating, even a specific campaign donor wall.   This blog post is intended to identify some of the different ways whichRead More

LegacyCurator, a Donor Recognition Audit

Donor recognition plaques

Managing donor recognition can be tedious. At the very least, it is a time-consuming task.  Making certain that every donor is recognized respectfully, with dignity and fairness can be a full time job.  Many of our clients have come to us asking for help. Questions such as, “Did we make…

Three tips for a successful “Name a Seat” Campaign

Over the past 50 years, we have helped many clients develop and execute successful “Name a Seat” campaigns.  Universities and colleges often enjoy overwhelming support for named seats in athletic complexes and lecture halls.  And the program is a natural fit for theaters and opera houses.   Here are aRead More

Donor Recognition Audits – To do or not to do… internally?

alarm clock

So you have recognized the need for conducting a Donor Recognition Audit.  You are about to begin a new campaign and want to have all donor prospects lined up.  Or you are in the middle of facility construction and need to make certain no plaques are lost or misplaced inRead More

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital Highlights Its Heritage of Philanthropy

Philanthropic recognition wall at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital

When Jeff Miller, CFRE signed on as Vice President for Philanthropy at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital in Brockton, Massachusetts, he knew that the hospital – founded in 1896 – had a long, proud history of support from its community. One of his first initiatives was to turn a spotlight onRead More

The Dubin Breast Center at Mount Sinai

Custom donor wall at Dubin Breast Center

Combine passion with knowledge, experience and empathy and you see a sincere individual who has a genuine concern for those diagnosed with breast cancer. That concern becomes obvious when witnessing the nurturing support and treatment that Eva Dubin strives for in the new Dubin Breast Center at Mount Sinai Medical CenterRead More