Maximize Your Fundraising Efforts

We specialize in donor prospecting for acquisition, reactivating lapsed donors, and optimizing the performance of your marketing efforts.

Discover which service is right for you

What is your goal?
How do you need to optimize your acquisition effort?
We Recommend: Lifetime Value Model

Using your historic mail, response, and giving history, we model the prospects most likely to return superior value to your organization over the course of time.

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We Recommend: Incremental Growth Models

Get the best return on your acquisition investment. Our Incremental Growth Models leverage a perfect combination of factors to offer an effective balance between response and gift.

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We Recommend: Custom Response Model

Custom models are built using your past mail and response data and are extremely reliable in finding your best DonorBase prospects.

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What element of your house file are you focusing on?
We Recommend: Custom Ask String (Value)

When you aren't sure what gift amount will get the best response from your donors, our Custom Ask String Optimization leverages the power of predictive modeling to identify the most effective "ask" amount based on previous giving history, transactional, demographic and lifestyle data.

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We Recommend: Universal Scoring

Our Universal Scoring product will take names acquired through events, petitions, or even your current lapsed donor file so you can mail only those most likely to support your organization’s mission.

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Are you looking for a print or digital reactivation solution?
We Recommend: Lapsed Donor Re-activation

Using our proprietary re-activation models, choose only your lapsed donors identified as most likely to respond to an additional ask or have your entire lapsed donor file scored in order of response priority!

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We Recommend: Facebook ADvantage

Advertise where your donors are engaged. Get a fantastic ROI, measure your results accurately and minimize media waste by applying DonorBase audiences to your Facebook campaigns.

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DonorBase is...

We are a cooperative donor prospecting database exclusively for nonprofits and fundraisers. We are entirely focused on the success of your campaigns and achieving your goals. Whether you’re looking to increase response rates, find prospects uniquely matched with your cause, or extend your acquisition efforts online, we listen to your unique challenge and work with you to build a solution that delivers results.

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Our Impact

64,990,440
Total Individual Donors
672,878,593
Individual Gifts
42,296,226,196
Value of Charitable Contributions

We Work With

Nonprofits use DonorBase
List Brokers

Talk to an Expert

We're passionate about your success, so let us help you get more out of your fundraising. Our team is ready to answer your questions and help you find solutions. We tailor our services to your needs and will design a donor prospecting plan to help you raise more money for your cause.

Sherene Kelly

Sherene's expertise in diverse nonprofit causes gives her expert insight into your cause as she leads our Sales and Marketing team. Her focus on strategy and cooperative database modeling provides customized solutions for your needs.

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Debbie Larsen

Debbie is our Vice President of Sales. With both agency and mailer experience, she'll help you achieve your comprehensive fundraising goals through custom analysis, strategy and new avenues geared specifically for your unique situation.

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Bryan Terpstra

Bryan is our Vice President of Sales. His agency experience gives him keen insight as he helps our clients meet their fundraising goals and raise more net revenue for their programs and services.

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What our Clients are Saying

  • Brainstorming with DonorBase allows me the opportunity to provide solutions for my clients in an ever changing environment. Whether it’s creating new models or presenting new package strategies there are many avenues to explore.
    Heather Maylander, Managing Director Lake Group Media, Inc.
  • We have a strong relationship with the Donorbase team. We rely on a couple core models for our bigger mailers and continually test new custom approaches — often with great success. They hear our ideas and work closely with us to integrate new product offerings into our client’s strategy.
    John Graves, Principal Eidolon Communications

Upcoming Events

2019 Washington Nonprofit Conference

February 13, 2019

February 15, 2019

Renaissance Washington Downtown Hotel, Washington DC

Join hundreds of fundraising and marketing professionals to exchange innovative marketing and fundraising ideas, generate insightful solutions and think creatively to help you make the relationship with your donors even stronger.