Robert Egger founded the DC Central Kitchen and CForward. He is now opening the L.A. Kitchen, which will provide job training, healthy meals, employment opportunities and advocacy for aging Angelinos. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Every morning in America, 10,000 people wake up 65…and that won’t stop for the next 22 years.
Are you looking for that game-changing nonprofit job to boost your career? Today is your lucky day if that’s the case, because Easter Seals UCP North Carolina & Virginia is looking to hire a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Andrew Olsen, CFRE is group account director at Russ Reid where he oversees the agency’s fundraising and communications efforts on behalf of 75+ food banks and food rescue organizations across the U.S. During the past 14 years he has served such organizations as Save the Children, Special Olympics, St. Joseph’s Indian School, Boys Town, Best Friends Animal Society, and numerous Rescue Missions, Food Banks, Children’s Hospitals, Catholic Charities agencies, advocacy organizations and political campaigns/committees. He is co-author of Rainmaking: The Fundraiser's Guide to Landing Big Gifts, and is frequently sought after to speak and write on various topics impacting the nonprofit sector. His email is email@example.com
Attribution: What is it, and why is it important?
The war for talent is more intense than ever and the organizations that win that battle have the opportunity to rise to the top. Bringing on new employees is more than just putting an ad on an online job board, however; you have to make sure your organization is ready to hire.
Drew Bernard is on a mission to leverage the world’s largest social network to make a better world. He is a regular contributor to The NonProfit Times and the founder and CEO of ActionSprout.com, a company that helps nonprofit organization build relationships on Facebook that result in real, measurable impact. Drew has been helping nonprofit organizations leverage online technology to build productive relationships with supporters for over a decade. Drew is also an ardent supporter of entrepreneurship in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A friend of mine, Jon Stahl over at Philanthropy Northwest, often uses the phrase “the exception that proves the rule” when he describes unusual organizations doing things that lie just outside the norm. Yesterday, I found myself on the phone with just such an organization.
Job seekers typically cast a wide net in order to increase their chances of getting a response. While this method is good in theory, it can end up being a negative if you cut corners by not thoroughly researching each employer before you apply.
The economic and political problems our nation confronts today are as deep-seated and complex as any we’ve faced in the past 100 years.
Developing a successful major gifts program is part science, part art. Building relationships with individuals and understanding what motivates them to give is the cornerstone to making an individual gifts program successful.
Giving is deeply rooted in Arab culture. A powerful sense of shared responsibility and the need to help others has sustained and empowered newly transplanted and longstanding Arab American communities in the United States.
Under siege, that is how many human service providers are feeling. And, they have good reasons. Two huge issues we are facing can have cataclysmic results if we do not prevail.