To ask for donations for a church, it is important to state what the donations are for, ask for a specific amount and practice asking for the donations. Prior to asking, it is best let the audience or individuals know that the purpose of the visit or event is to raise funds.
A few steps are required to ask for church donations.
- Learn about the potential donors
- Practice asking for donations
- Ask for a specific amount in an engaging manner
It is advisable to understand what donors are passionate about and how to appeal to them. A logical appeal may be best for one person, while an emotional appeal may work for another individual.
Speakers need to know what they are going to say and be comfortable with their words.
Asking for a specific donation makes it easier for the donor to commit because there is no work involved.