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AccuFund Platform Turns 20

Nonprofit accounting platform firm AccuFund has passed the two-decade milestone. The Castle Rock, Colo.-based firm provides nonprofit and government financial/ERP management software. AccuFund began as an offshoot of the consulting business of founders Gordon Holfelder and Peter Stam. Holfelder began by creating a unique solution to custom-print checks for NASCAR race winners. He used the initial profits from […]

Recurring Gifts Are Simple, Just Not Easy

Your nonprofit has established a recurring giving program. Now what? You push to increase those gifts, of course. But how? Keep it simple. You need to attract new recurring donors and encourage existing donors to upgrade to large or more frequent donations, according to the Radical Recurring Giving Guide by QGiv, a Lakeland, Fla.-based software […]

Engaged Boards Can Slow Fundraiser Turnover

Turnover among fundraising professionals isn’t a new problem but a recent survey suggests that major gift officers are even more prone to consistent turnover. However, the more that CEOs and board members are engaged in fundraising could deter turnover. The findings come from “A National Study of Staffing Challenges in Nonprofit Fundraising,” released last week […]

Nonprofit Execs Scale Back Pandemic Gloom And Doom

The coronavirus hit nonprofits hard, and organizations — especially those that do not offer programs that directly address pandemic-related needs — faced dire economic circumstances during 2020 and into 2021.  In response, foundations, government programs and individual donors increased their financial support or gave additional flexibility in how previously promised funds were used, according to […]

Canadian Nonprofits Claim Government Targets Muslim Charities

Muslim charities in Canada are increasingly being targeted for audits and revocation of their status, according to a publication from the International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group (ICLMG), Ottawa, Toronto. The challenges to charities are coming from a division within the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), which coordinates tax policy and oversees benefit programs and tax credits, […]

Episode 41: Multi-Channel Donor Communications

Research shows that multi-channel donors can be worth more than donors who give only online or only offline. But do nonprofits treat multi-channel donors like they’re worth two or three times more to their organization? A recent experiment looked at how nonprofits respond after a gift and the results could surprise you. Gabe Cooper,  CEO […]

Gift Pushes Baylor Campaign Past $1 Billion

Baylor University, a private Baptist university based in Waco, Texas, has raised $1 billion toward the $1.1 billion goal of its Give Light Campaign. The campaign is a capital improvement effort geared toward improving all aspects of campus life, including academics, athletics, service learning and student life.  The gift that put the campaign over the […]