Wingate Communications Group

Telling Your Story

“Experience, dedication, and winning results define Wingate Communications.”

John Wingate provides quality fundraising writing services and consulting, and other communications services, to help organizations grow and prosper.
Wingate Communications is ready to help inspire, inform, and motivate your constituencies so your organization thrives and achieves its greatest potential.

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We welcome a new nonprofit fundraising client

We welcome Herzing University, a great nonprofit organization that taps Wingate Communications for fundraising communications and speechwriting services. Wingate Communications does a lot of work for educational nonprofits. It’s great fun to see students achieve post-secondary success and help meet the workforce needs of local and national industries. Herzing Minneapolis, located in Crystal, has been educating students in a variety of specialty fields for 21 years. They have a great innovative model that gets students their diplomas in three years instead of four. Effective nonprofit communications is what it’s about as we help tell your story in powerful and profound... Read More

Retooling your nonprofit fundraising communications, PR and marketing

A Minnesota nonprofit organization contacted me recently about marketing, public relations and fundraising communications help.  The problem was the same old same old was no longer as effective as it once was. It didn’t take long to ascertain the problem. They were not utilizing their social media platforms and donor newsletter for maximum effectiveness. In short order, we had a plan in place to optimize their messaging to their loyal constituencies and to better position the organization to secure new friends (read donors!). Here in mid-summer, it’s a great time to start a conversation about enhancing your communications outreach.  Contact... Read More