How to Write a Request for a Donation Letter

Writing a request for a donation letter requires a detailed description of the organization, benefits the donor will receive and a statement of appreciation. Write a request for a donation letter with tips from a writing instructor in this free video series on writing.

Laura Minnigerode is a writing instructor and former classroom teacher. Her teaching experience includes public and private schools, as well as writing workshops for adults and children in a variety of settings. Minnigerode earned a master's degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in Cambridge, Mass., and is a credentialed teacher. She is most influenced as a teacher by the week-long writing intensive she took with Anne Lamott in 1991.