New Supporter, New Story

At the RFC we’re always seeking new supporters.  Over the years we’ve gained many contributors at house parties and speaking engagements, at the large public events we’ve staged and through personal contact.   But for over two decades our biggest single source of new donors has come from direct mail outreach.  We’d send letters describing the RFC project to those whose names were on the mailing lists of other progressive organizations, and add those who contributed to us to our list.  We still do this, although not as often as we used to because of sharply increased postage costs and the gr