skip to content
New techniques for church fund raising; a ten-step plan to increase your pledges and strengthen your church. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

New techniques for church fund raising; a ten-step plan to increase your pledges and strengthen your church.

Author: Othniel Alsop Pendleton
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill, 1955.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pendleton, Othniel Alsop, 1911-
New techniques for church fund raising.
New York, McGraw-Hill, 1955
(OCoLC)987975499
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Othniel Alsop Pendleton
OCLC Number: 1439785
Description: 256, K 109 pages illustrations 24 cm
Contents: Chapter A: What others have done, you can do --
Why should our churches raise more money? --
What four typical churches have done --
Chapter B: Ten steps to victory --
A vision --
Enthusiasm --
A plan --
Step 1: Building your organization --
Importance of strong lay leadership --
The general chairman --
The general committee --
The proposal chairman --
The resources chairman --
The publicity chairman --
The advance pledge chairman --
The organization chairman --
Step 2: Following the calendar --
The importance of the calendar --
Two salient dates in your calendar --
Schedule for setting up an every member enlistment --
Check lists for general chairman --
The master time schedule --
Step 3: Programming for tomorrow --
Discovering needs and opportunities --
Two problems --
First draft of the proposal --
Correlation of the proposal and resources committees --
Meeting with church council --
The congregational meeting --
Important dates for proposal chairman --
Time schedule for proposal chairman --
Step 4: Discovering your resources --
How much money can your church raise next year? --
Selling the appraisal idea --
Size of the resources committee --
How the resources committee works --
Discovering our resources --
Averaging the appraisals --
The resources review committee --
Cutting back the total appraisal --
Preparing the pledge card --
Coordination with proposal committee --
Important dates for resources chairman --
Time schedule for resources chairman. Step 5: Telling the world --
Duties of publicity chairman --
1. Order all supplies --
2. Prepare all forms, letters and pledge cards --
3. Mail all letters on proper dates --
4. Remember the nonresident members --
5. Prepare the proposal --
6. Prepare and display posters and show films --
7. Encourage full attendance at all meetings --
Important dates for publicity chairman --
Time schedule for publicity chairman --
Step 6: Leading the way --
What are advance pledges? --
Reasons for advance pledging --
What happened where the plan was used --
How to set up your advance pledge program --
Important dates for advance pledge chairman --
Time schedule for advance pledge chairman --
Step 7: Enlisting manpower --
How many visitors are needed --
Church of 25 to 50 members --
Church of 100 members --
Church of 500 members --
Church of more than 1,000 members --
List of prospective visitors --
Securing the visitors --
Important dates for organization chairman --
Time schedule for organization chairman --
Step 8: Training the recruits --
Basic principles --
1. Importance of training --
2. Selling is a game --
Tools for visitors --
1. A visitor's handbook --
2. Visual aids: a second essential tool --
3. Mimeographed agendas: a third helpful tool --
Three essentials --
1. Two training sessions --
a. First training session --
How to make a turnover chart --
How to use a turnover chart --
The master control chart --
b. Second training session --
2. Personal preparation and dedication of the visitor --
3. Report meetings --
Important dates for organization chairman --
Step 9: Calling in every home --
Weaknesses in mail campaigns and group pledging --
Values of home calls. Step 10: Collecting the pledges --
Seven phases of a collection program --
1. Acknowledge each pledge --
2. Provide church envelopes --
3. Send statements --
4. Publish weekly reports in the calendar --
5. Tell the story in all publications --
6. Set up a revisitation program --
7. Keep accurate records --
Collection experiences of churches in sector projects --
Chapter 11: Strengthening the whole church --
Some spiritual fruits --
1. Spiritual life strengthened --
2. Attendance increased --
3. New members won --
4. New leadership discovered --
5. Lay interest awakened --
6. Churches become self supporting --
7. Church property renovated --
Campaign techniques useful for other programs --
Challenge --
Organization --
Lay leadership --
Many working together --
Calendar --
Publicity --
Chapter 12: What happens the second year? --
Churches in repeat sectors --
The Rhode Island United Church Canvass --
Experiences of churches working alone --
Chapter 13: The sector plan and its future possibilities.
Responsibility: Foreword by W. Appleton Lawrence, Bishop of the Diocese of Western Massachusetts, the Protestant Episcopal Church.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1439785> # New techniques for church fund raising; a ten-step plan to increase your pledges and strengthen your church.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "1439785" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BV770> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/936143> ; # Fund raising
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/860699> ; # Church finance
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/254.8/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/20994315> ; # Othniel Alsop Pendleton
   schema:datePublished "1955" ;
   schema:description "Step 10: Collecting the pledges -- Seven phases of a collection program -- 1. Acknowledge each pledge -- 2. Provide church envelopes -- 3. Send statements -- 4. Publish weekly reports in the calendar -- 5. Tell the story in all publications -- 6. Set up a revisitation program -- 7. Keep accurate records -- Collection experiences of churches in sector projects -- Chapter 11: Strengthening the whole church -- Some spiritual fruits -- 1. Spiritual life strengthened -- 2. Attendance increased -- 3. New members won -- 4. New leadership discovered -- 5. Lay interest awakened -- 6. Churches become self supporting -- 7. Church property renovated -- Campaign techniques useful for other programs -- Challenge -- Organization -- Lay leadership -- Many working together -- Calendar -- Publicity -- Chapter 12: What happens the second year? -- Churches in repeat sectors -- The Rhode Island United Church Canvass -- Experiences of churches working alone -- Chapter 13: The sector plan and its future possibilities."@en ;
   schema:description "Chapter A: What others have done, you can do -- Why should our churches raise more money? -- What four typical churches have done -- Chapter B: Ten steps to victory -- A vision -- Enthusiasm -- A plan -- Step 1: Building your organization -- Importance of strong lay leadership -- The general chairman -- The general committee -- The proposal chairman -- The resources chairman -- The publicity chairman -- The advance pledge chairman -- The organization chairman -- Step 2: Following the calendar -- The importance of the calendar -- Two salient dates in your calendar -- Schedule for setting up an every member enlistment -- Check lists for general chairman -- The master time schedule -- Step 3: Programming for tomorrow -- Discovering needs and opportunities -- Two problems -- First draft of the proposal -- Correlation of the proposal and resources committees -- Meeting with church council -- The congregational meeting -- Important dates for proposal chairman -- Time schedule for proposal chairman -- Step 4: Discovering your resources -- How much money can your church raise next year? -- Selling the appraisal idea -- Size of the resources committee -- How the resources committee works -- Discovering our resources -- Averaging the appraisals -- The resources review committee -- Cutting back the total appraisal -- Preparing the pledge card -- Coordination with proposal committee -- Important dates for resources chairman -- Time schedule for resources chairman."@en ;
   schema:description "Step 5: Telling the world -- Duties of publicity chairman -- 1. Order all supplies -- 2. Prepare all forms, letters and pledge cards -- 3. Mail all letters on proper dates -- 4. Remember the nonresident members -- 5. Prepare the proposal -- 6. Prepare and display posters and show films -- 7. Encourage full attendance at all meetings -- Important dates for publicity chairman -- Time schedule for publicity chairman -- Step 6: Leading the way -- What are advance pledges? -- Reasons for advance pledging -- What happened where the plan was used -- How to set up your advance pledge program -- Important dates for advance pledge chairman -- Time schedule for advance pledge chairman -- Step 7: Enlisting manpower -- How many visitors are needed -- Church of 25 to 50 members -- Church of 100 members -- Church of 500 members -- Church of more than 1,000 members -- List of prospective visitors -- Securing the visitors -- Important dates for organization chairman -- Time schedule for organization chairman -- Step 8: Training the recruits -- Basic principles -- 1. Importance of training -- 2. Selling is a game -- Tools for visitors -- 1. A visitor's handbook -- 2. Visual aids: a second essential tool -- 3. Mimeographed agendas: a third helpful tool -- Three essentials -- 1. Two training sessions -- a. First training session -- How to make a turnover chart -- How to use a turnover chart -- The master control chart -- b. Second training session -- 2. Personal preparation and dedication of the visitor -- 3. Report meetings -- Important dates for organization chairman -- Step 9: Calling in every home -- Weaknesses in mail campaigns and group pledging -- Values of home calls."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1096938081> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/987975499> ;
   schema:name "New techniques for church fund raising; a ten-step plan to increase your pledges and strengthen your church."@en ;
   schema:productID "1439785" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1439785#PublicationEvent/new_york_mcgraw_hill_1955> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1096938081#Agent/mcgraw_hill> ; # McGraw-Hill
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1439785> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/860699> # Church finance
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Church finance"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/936143> # Fund raising
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Fund raising"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/20994315> # Othniel Alsop Pendleton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1911" ;
   schema:familyName "Pendleton" ;
   schema:givenName "Othniel Alsop" ;
   schema:name "Othniel Alsop Pendleton" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/987975499>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "New techniques for church fund raising." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1439785> ; # New techniques for church fund raising; a ten-step plan to increase your pledges and strengthen your church.
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1439785>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1439785> ; # New techniques for church fund raising; a ten-step plan to increase your pledges and strengthen your church.
   schema:dateModified "2018-11-07" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.