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Imagine the day where your Raiser's Edge™
 database is super clean, and you have an action plan to close  seven-figure gifts. 

That's exactly what I will teach you inside the Nonprofit Collective! A one-stop shop for fundraisers and operations professionals, including access to new monthly masterclasses, a robust resource library, and a friendly community to cheer you on!

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Hey there, I'm Mary Hackett...Your go-to bestie for all things fundraising and nonprofit operations!


With over 20+ years of major gift expertise and fundraising operations experience, I am here to guide you with actionable advice, resources, and a friendly voice when you are feeling stuck.

My fundraising and operations career was filled with big wins and big failures. The wins were spectacular, but the failures compelled me to launch Databasey and Hey Fundraiser. No fundraiser should struggle to identify the right prospects, understand how the philanthropic landscape is evolving, or which tools they need to succeed.

Here is my schedule—let's connect!


FREE Assessment: Are you setting your fundraisers up for success or failure?  


In this FREE webinar, I will walk you through the 15 elements you need for a thriving, sustainable fundraising program. If you want to foster an environment that supports successful fundraising, loyal donors, and a sophisticated donor experience, this webinar is for you!

Assess your development efforts and know exactly what is needed to build a sustainable, thriving fundraising program

Optimize your fundraising and operations so your revenue generation filled with best practices and industry standards

Curate a sophisticated donor experience, increase donor retention and loyalty, and steward your donors like never before

Fix Your Fundraising Program—Free Webinar

Included in this webinar is my printable audit, which will walk you through the 15 elements and you can score your program against best practice. At the end of this webinar, you’ll know exactly what areas of your program need attention!

This is the BEST free nonprofit resource out there ↓

I've sat in your chair, wondering how I'm going to meet my fundraising goals.

It wasn't so long ago that I was where you are, and I know what it feels like to want to CRUSH your goals.

Over the past 12 years, I've helped hundreds of organizations increase revenue and shape up their fundraising operations.


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Kind words

I can sing the praises of Mary Hackett for days. She leads with her heart for the work. Mary's calm amidst the storm, that sometimes is the world of development, is incredible. She has been on the front lines in several not-for-profits. She's seen and done it all. -Carol B.

Our boot camps will change the way your nonprofit raises money!

Now offering hands-on Raiser's Edge™ and Seven-Figure Fundraiser Bootcamps for 2024

Choose your boot camp adventure below! ↓

Raiser's Edge Boot Camp | RE:boot
Seven-Figure Fundraiser Boot Camp

Your one-stop-shop for major gift fundraising. From portfolio design to cultivation tactics to solicitation strategies, we're here to help you be your best self when it comes to major gifts.

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Have it all! When you join the Nonprofit Collective, you get access to monthly masterclasses for both fundraising and operations. And, you're joining an amazing community that has your back.

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Databasey is for fundraising operations professionals who need help with their Blackbaud Raiser's Edge™. Whether it is diagnosing your fundraising database or a full-blown cleanup gig, we're here to help.

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Raiser's Edge™ Help!

It is so hard to know where to start and how to go about cleaning up your database. You might have started to clean up your database several times but then you realize that you've missed a step or cleanup just gets put on the back burner. 

We get it! Been there done that.

Here's the secret: It doesn't have to be hard. We've cracked the code on the method and the order on how to clean up your database. Watch this video and we'll fill you in!

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The Nonprofit Collective 

Join me inside our new membership, The Nonprofit Collective, and transform your operations with Blackbaud Raiser's Edge™ resources and powerful and purposeful fundraising strategies your fundraisers need to use. 


What's Inside:

⋙ Monthly Masterclasses: Dive into our expert-led masterclasses each month, focusing on critical aspects of nonprofit operations and cutting-edge fundraising techniques.

⋙ Live Coaching Calls: Once a month, we will go live and address any questions, offering personalized guidance, troubleshooting challenges, and refining strategies in real-time!

⋙ Robust Resource Library:  Gain unlimited access to our comprehensive library filled with detailed guides and templates for Raiser's Edge™ users and fundraisers looking for impactful tools at your fingertips.

This membership is more than just a learning platform. It's a commitment to your nonprofit's growth and overall success! Whether you are fine-tuning your operations or seeking breakthrough fundraising strategies, we are here to support you all of the way!

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Hey Fundraiser! Podcast


Tune into our podcast for inspiring and actionable nonprofit advice, specifically for fundraising and fundraising operations! Your host, Mary Hackett, will share her tailored advice in each episode. Encouraging listeners to put knowledge into action and make a significant impact within their organization and beyond.

New Hey Fundraiser! podcast episodes are going live in 2024! 

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The Hey Fundraiser! Podcast




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