Forms, forms, forms. Who likes ’em?
Establishing a charitable gift annuity (CGA) is more than just accepting the donor’s contribution and saying thanks, although those are important.
Applicants for grants might not always realize how many resources are available to them when they want to learn about opportunities and application requirements, as well as tips for success.
Working with disadvantaged individuals or groups can be emotionally rewarding, but such work can also have serious, personal consequences.
The terms “diplomacy” and “foreign policy” can have many meanings, depending on the place from which they originate.
There is nothing quite like a face-to-face meeting with a prospect, especially if that prospect could become a major or sustaining donor.
Although organizations embrace the concept with varying degrees of enthusiasm, board involvement in fundraising is one of the foundation stones of nonprofit operations. That’s easy to say, but often board members are not sure of what exactly is required of them.
Writing a fundraising pitch that spurs readers to donate money is an important part of the fundraising process. Focusing too keenly on the right word can draw attention away from the best places to make the pitch.
More than three-quarters (79%) of organizations depend on special events for fundraising, according to Melissa Engel, vice president and product team leader for the United States Liability Insurance Group’s nonprofit package.
Fundraising is a duty that comes with with a considerable workload and it is sometimes difficult to gauge whether one is heading in the right direction while operating in a pressure cooker.
In the premiere episode of Raise & Engage, Danielle is joined by three straight-shooting nonprofit rock-stars: Jodi Smith of Sanford Health Systems, Veronica Brown of Chicago Public Library Foundation and Ali Burke of Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation. The group talks organizational culture, problem employees, why its important to celebrate and how to shake things up this year and build a better more authentic team that gets stuff done!
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