Nhu Te

Nhu Te

Nhu Te is editor-in-chief for NonProfit PRO. Reach her at nhute@napco.com.

#NPPTrendingNow Ep. 25: Nonprofit Trends for 2018

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: Facebook will eliminate donation fees for nonprofits, proposed changes in the tax code could impact your nonprofit and the nonprofits trends for 2018...

3 Secrets to Boosting Year-End Donations

These December days seem to be flying by so quickly. People are making their holiday preparations—decorating the house, planning parties and buying gifts for their loved ones—and that doesn’t always include donating to charity...

#GivingTuesday Donations Skyrocket, Reach Record High in 2017

One of the most crucial days in a nonprofit organization’s fiscal year happens the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. An annual event, which is recognized as “#GivingTuesday,” was created in 2012 by the Belfer Center for Innovation and Social Impact at the 92nd Street Y to celebrate and encourage charitable giving...

Facebook Plans on Saying 'Goodbye' to Donation Fees for Nonprofits

Facebook introduced the “Donate” button on its ever-expanding social media platform back in 2013 in hopes of giving nonprofit organizations more exposure and helping these organizations increase their fundraising dollars. But there was a 5 percent fee associated with donations to cover items...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep. 24: Are You Testing Your Online Donation Process?

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: using upselling in your nonprofit strategy, testing your online donation process and changing a boring message...

#GivingTuesday: 5 Articles to Read in Preparation for the Year-End Giving Season

#GivingTuesday is one of the most—if not the most—important times of the year for a nonprofit organization. As your nonprofit makes way and launches its #GivingTuesday campaign, your nonprofit is probably also scrambling around, getting ready to launch other year-end giving campaigns. If you think about it, we only have one more month left until 2018...

Uber Enters 2-Year Partnership With Meals on Wheels

Uber, a technology company that has simplified getting a ride to your destination with a click of a button, has partnered with Meals on Wheels to further the nonprofit’s mission of “providing healthy meals to homebound seniors, veterans and more...

Report: Donor-Advised Fund Grants Exceed $15B for the First Time Ever

For the past 7 years, the National Philanthropic Trust has been closely following donor-advised fund trends by conducting in-depth research reports. While donor-advised funds have been around for over a decade, its popularity has been rapidly increasing over the past few years...

How Successful Is Your Nonprofit's Social Program?

Do you have a successful program at your nonprofit organization? If so, how would you or how did you scale that program up? There has been little to no research on how nonprofits have successfully expanded social programs...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep. 23: Understanding the 'Anchoring Effect'

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: increasing revenue with the anchoring effect, tax deductions and social media trends to know for 2018...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep. 22: How Do You Identify Your Planned Gift Prospects?

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: identifying planned gift prospects, asking donors to become sustainers in giving day programs and giving by geography...

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising: Volunteers Are Your No. 1 Supporters (Make Sure You Support Them, Too)

Let’s take a second to talk about the term “peer-to-peer fundraising.” It can be a confusing topic to many of us—mainly because the many nonprofits that do not engage in peer-to-peer fundraising don't know what it is, don’t know how to start or think their nonprofit lacks the resources to begin a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign, as we found in our recently released “2017 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Study...