WALLS AND PLAQUES
The Donor Walls
displayed on this website are created by Total Awards &
Promotions, Inc./ AwardsMall.com, a full service awards, promotional
products and interior architectural signage company founded in 1977.
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Top 10 Dos and Don'ts
your organization is planning a donor display to thank your supporters,
you might want to keep in mind the following tips from the experts:
ahead- Including budget and time requirements. A donor wall cannot be a
upfront with whomever you think will be involved in the project-
your board members, marketing department, even maintenance people- and
involved throughout the entire process.
a committee is in charge of the project, make sure the group has a lead
contact person, perhaps a paid staff member, who will work with the
manufacturer and installer.
not order a "cookie cutter" wall. The display's design should fit your
organizations mission and programs and complement its architecture and
your donors in a way that will motivate them to continue giving and
inspire others to support your organization.
the display attractive. The more eye-catching it is, the more attention
it will receive.
donor wall says a lot about your organization and serves as an
introduction to new visitors, so make sure it is located in a
the donor recognition wall will be updated regularly, be sure the
permits changes and maintenance at minimal cost.
not make the project's deadline your primary focus. You cannot make
decisions when time is the most critical factor. If the wall will be on
for years to come, do not worry about its being completed in a few
can always display a mock-up and tell donors and prospects to watch for
not schedule a dedication or special event with an unveiling until the
display has actually been installed.
Written by Advancing Philanthropy-
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recognition needs, or to order product, please
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