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Will Nonprofit Employees Unionize?
January 20, 2022 at 11:00 am

A new year is a new opportunity for nonprofits to think and act anew. Take, for instance, attempts by the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union and the Office and Professional Employees International Union to unionize all nonprofits.

Expert Fundraisers Are Made, Not Born — And Here's How
January 19, 2022 at 1:12 pm

What makes an expert fundraiser? Psychologist K. Anders Ericsson coined the phrase “deliberate practice” to explain how people acquired expertise, and while there’s nuance in today’s science of expertise, the most inspirational takeaway from Ericsson’s work is that experts are made, not born. 

Quit Calling It a 'Walk'
January 19, 2022 at 12:38 pm

Our Groundhog Day conversation starts this way: “What activity should we pivot to right now?” We are going to make several arguments, most of which you will probably hate.

3 Nonprofit Fundraising Trends to Watch in 2022
January 18, 2022 at 5:05 pm

Nonprofits have faced significant challenges in recent years, and as a result, the sector has learned some important lessons that will prove even more valuable in 2022. In this comprehensive fundraising trends guide, you'll discover how these lessons will become the building blocks for more resilience, agility, and sustained success in the nonprofit sector. Discover the 2022 Fundraising Trends.

Nonprofits Are Facing New Challenges. Can Insurance Help?
January 18, 2022 at 4:14 pm

Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) is proud to partner with NonProfit Pro to provide the 2021 Research report: “Challenges, Opportunities, and Insurance Buying Trends in the Nonprofit Industry 2021.” Download your FREE report to learn about the current challenges and impact of COVID-19 on this sector.

Hollywood Storytelling Techniques that Boost Your Online Fundraising
January 18, 2022 at 3:56 pm

The right story told the right way has the power to break through the noise and make a connection with your audience that leads to action. Great storytelling doesn't have to be difficult. We can easily adapt a framework that has been perfected over the last 100 years by a multi-billion-dollar industry—and use it for good! We’ll break down storytelling best practices and teach you how to apply them to boost your online fundraising.

Private Grants: Are They for Your Nonprofit?
January 18, 2022 at 11:43 am

If nonprofits have the program-impact metrics, private and corporate grant awards can increase their revenue by multiple hundreds of thousands of dollars annually. Over time, these awards can mount into eye-popping sums. Here is a seven-step assessment to see if private grants are worth it for your nonprofit.