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After guiding Livestrong through its most tumultuous times, President and CEO Doug Ulman is leaving the organization to become chief executive at another cancer-fighting charity.
Bad reviews can cost good will and lost donations, but trying to prevent them could cost cold, hard cash in California. Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law the “Yelp Bill,” which prevents anyone doing business in California from adding non-disparagement clauses to their terms of service.
The Rockefeller Brothers Fund (RBF), spawned from the wealth of John D. Rockefeller, co-founder of Standard Oil Co., is leading 800 global investors, 67 of which are foundations, in divesting approximately $50 billion in fossil fuel investments.
It is said that everything is bigger in Texas and for North Texas Giving Day, that saying holds true. The sixth annual day of giving founded by the Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) broke its own record by raising more than $26.3 million for nonprofits in the North Texas area.
There was a recent early summer morning meeting in the offices of a medium-sized nonprofit behavioral health organization in an economically depressed former industrial city. The top three executives were smart, committed, and energetic. The offices were well-situated in a rebounding part of the city, and the organization enjoyed a good reputation locally.
Video job interviews are an increasingly popular way for employers to talk with prospective employees. If you are not prepared for the intricacies of video chatting programs, you could find yourself left in the dust.
Andrew Watt is glad fewer fundraisers are feeling the lingering effects of the Great Recession. But he takes issue when they say they’ve recovered to pre-recession levels. “I disagree,” said Watt, president and CEO of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). “It’s not because we’re not doing well, but we will never go back. Things have changed exponentially.”
United Way Worldwide (UWW) is joining the digital currency world, announcing that it would begin accepting bitcoin donations. It is the latest 501(c)(3) to adopt the digital currency.
We’re excited to kick off our 2015 Nonprofit Salary and Benefits Survey, the top resource for nonprofit salary data. Whether you have completed any of our previous surveys or this is your fist time, the follow question has probably crossed your mind: What’s different this year?
Seven charities will help pilot a program on Twitter later this year that will test a “Buy” button on the site.
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