We live in a global world. Not only do we look within our own communities for new donors, but we reach across borders seeking those who would support our cause. Today we begin a new category, Crossing Borders, where we will speak about international fundraising. Joining us will be contributors worldwide who will weigh in on topics ranging from the challenges we face in the current economic climate to the various fundraising instruments available today. Our goal is help you discover new ideas, new markets, and new donors. We hope to assist all our readers acquire additional knowledge along with the needed tools to be poised for new growth when the current challenging climate turns around.