never thought hiring a writer would make so much difference.
But after using Hired Gun’s direct mail piece the donations
just started pouring in. We saw an unbelievable 600% return
on our investment, and we’ll never go back to writing
our own fundraising materials again.” Kristen Branch,
Marketing Director, Safe Haven Animal Rescue
Gun’s writers are incredibly talented at pulling out exactly
why a particular cause is special, and conveying that
in a way that isn't just another generic plea for money.
They really speak to the heart.” Alice Watkins, Founder,
What's the Secret to Fundraising Success?
It's all in what you say
and how you say it.
After years of dreaming, planning and careful organization,
you finally formed your nonprofit organization.
established your board, you have a mission, you even
have volunteers ready to get to work on your
finally ready to make a real difference in people’s
just one problem. You need support! Now!
how to get it? How to get it without blowing your
bottom line? And
how can you be heard about the chorus of things competing
for people’s money?
It's simple, really. Just
give your potential supporters what they want—inspiring, effective stories and fundraising materials.
raise support and keep your name in the public ear,
your nonprofit will need quality writing.
a nonprofit, you keep your costs at a minimum. But
to gain support and retain your donors, you’re going
to need powerful, effective public relations and fundraising
results-driven fundraising and marketing materials are
the most effective, affordable and versatile
way to raise support for you nonprofit.
nonprofits have learned that spending a little on
quality marketing can generate a lot in return.
Your organization's written materials are its lifeline to critical support.
How are new donors going to find you? How are current
donors going to stay informed and engaged? Unless you can afford a battery of TV ads, they're going to learn about your group by reading about it.
From direct mail, to your newsletter, to newspaper articles and the content on your Web site, your written materials will be the central medium through which you'll connect with the public and build your support base.
That means it's critical they convey the message you want readers to hear.
Your fundraising materials must:
- Immediately capture your reader’s attention
- Educate and inform
- Make a connection with your audience
- Answer their questions
- Be clear and concise
- Inspire your reader
- Clearly call them to action
you say to your supporters defines who you are. If you lack the experience, skill and/or time to create
the fundraising materials you need to raise support, let the experienced professionals
Hired Gun Writing help. We'll make sure your message is clear and
effective, and all for far less cost than you'd think.
Hired Gun Writing. Helping Nonprofits Raise Support and Reach Their Goals.
At Hired Gun, our mission is to help
nonprofits achieve their mission. Our professional writers specialize in creating strategic,
inspiring, affordable fundraising and public relations
materials for nonprofits of all kinds.
We create custom:
(and help you place them with newspaper and/or magazine editors)
- Direct mail/Direct e-mail
- Full-length feature articles
Quality, optimized content for your Web site
articles and fundraising campaigns have helped many nonprofits like yours to gain the support they need for continued success. This is what
we do! Let us do it for you, and see what a difference
professional, affordable fundraising materials can make.
Contact us for more information
on how Hired Gun can help your group see greater support and greater success. Request
a free estimate to see how affordable our services are, and get a 10% discount for new clients.
Stop wasting precious money on ineffective marketing!
content is the most effective, most affordable way to make a connection
with your donors.
written materials have the potential to inspire or alienate—to
engage or bore—to make a lasting impression or be immediately
forgotten. They can bring in substantial support for your mission, or can end up in the trash without being read. The question is: What are yours doing for your organization?
crafted fundraising materials are as critical for nonprofits
as nonprofits are for the world.
let what you have to say get lost in how you’re saying
Hired Gun Writing craft a custom fundraising campaign for your organization, and start seeing real results.
Why Hire Hired Gun?
offer the best service for the best price.
We are personal, professional award-winning
writers. We take the time to get to know your organization.
And we write from the heart when speaking to your readers, because we genuinely care
about seeing our clients succeed. That quality alone sets us apart from large agencies and other outfits.
- We offer complete services for our
nonprofit clients—which means less hassle and less cost.
- We are cost-conscious, passionate and results-oriented.
- We are attentive, accessible and engaged.
- We are a small, close-knit company. You won’t find
better personal attention—but we aren’t needy and don’t
harass you with a million questions to which we should
know the answers.
- You won’t find better writers, or writers who are more
committed to what they do.
- We know that your success will help make the world
a better place.
I can write pretty well. Do I really need to hire a professional writer?
you want professional results—yes.
fundraising is about writing to get results. It’s critical
to the success of your mission, but takes practice and
staff often lack the time or resources to write marketable,
readable fundraising and PR materials that can generate
you invest in a professional writer, you're bringing
someone on board who knows how to create materials that
avoid paying for in-house employee costs. Outsourcing
your writing means you’ll hire a writer on contract—for
a set fee you establish up front. That means no salary,
benefits or other employee costs. Just the service you
need for a price you can afford.
Hired Gun, we know nonprofits need to keep expenses
at a minimum. That’s why our fees are affordable for
nonprofits of all sizes.
of all, at Hired Gun our professional, award-winning
writers create materials that get proven results.
your mission is a worthy one, isn’t it worth it to
give it a fighting chance?
But we don't have enough money to spend on a writer...
hear this from almost every nonprofit we talk to—until
they hire Hired Gun, see the results and never go back.
you don’t have the money to hire a writer, you don’t
have the money not to hire a writer.
your organization is swamped with donations, and you
are absolutely sure the supply is not going to dry up—you
will need quality, effective fundraising campaigns,
articles and information for your Web site.
know nonprofits struggle to keep their expenses low. But even
for nonprofits, some things are worth the extra money.
Fundraising is one of those things. And we wouldn’t be offering our services if we didn’t
think they were valuable.
costs are low and our services are top-notch. Take the
next step and see what a difference quality marketing materials can make—so you can continue to make a difference in the world.
Contact us for more information, or to request a
free estimate for your next project.
To read more about
our complete writing, marketing and grant writing services, to see samples of our work, or read Hired Gun's tips for fundraising in a recession and other
articles, please continue
to our section for Nonprofit Organizations.