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Wisely Joins Ryerson DMZ Startup Accelerator

TORONTO, CANADA — Wisely, a Toronto-based startup which provides an AI-powered productivity solution for not-for-profit fundraisers, joins the DMZ at Ryerson University this month as part of the sales accelerator’s eighth cohort. Ranked the #1 university-based business incubator in the world, the DMZ helps high-potential startups grow and scale to world-class tech businesses. “We’re very excited to bring our …

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iNFORMED Communications Group and Wisely form partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — iNFORMED Communications Group (iNFORMED), an industry leader in behavioural-based fundraising solutions, and Wisely, providers of an AI-powered productivity tool for fundraisers, today announced their strategic partnership to expand intelligent fundraising in the not-for-profit sector. TORONTO, CANADA, January 10, 2019 The partnership will provide clients of iNFORMED and Wisely with a holistic plan …

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9 fundraising habits to change in 2019

9 Fundraising habits to change in 2019

2018 was a massive year for Wisely full of huge learnings and successes big and small. From talking with our clients and a wider, informal survey of employees in the charitable sector, we found some recurring themes around the common issues and bad habits that fundraising teams regularly encounter. As we close out 2018, we’re …

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Life as Fundraiser in the “Disrupt Philanthropy” Era: Confessions of a fundraiser and salesperson at AFP Congress 2018

I recently attended the AFP Toronto conference which brings together a thousand fundraisers into the same room to educate and inspire the best in the sector.  This year’s theme was “Disrupt Philanthropy”. Disrupting philanthropy is arguably the most challenging but important message for our industry. Innovation in fundraising has been a long-running bailiwick of mine, …

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The Not-for-Profit Balancing Act

Too often, we expect not-for-profits to maintain an impossible balancing act. Save the world on a shoestring budget. Not-for-profits tackle the challenges the for-profit sector cannot or does not address. They fund cancer research, fight for civil rights, foster education, and thousands of other missions that change the world. With so much on the line, …

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