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A Millennial Writes an Open Letter to Nonprofits

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: an open letter to nonprofits from a Millennial, ineffective nonprofit leadership and the immigration policy...

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Building Momentum Through a Leadership Transition
June 22, 2018 at 3:38 pm

Whether planned or sudden, leadership transitions can be a time of exciting renewal or a time of anxious confusion. Focused through the lens of an outgoing leader, this paper is an essential resource for any organization facing or going through a personnel change at the top levels of its management.

How This Crowdfunding Campaign Went From $1,500 to $15M
June 22, 2018 at 1:10 pm

As a charity professional, I am blessed to find myself routinely in awe with my work, the unbelievable phenomenon that is 21st Century crowdfunding. Out of all of the fundraising drives that I’ve had the great fortune of organizing, however, one pioneering initiative in particular stands out to me, due to just how personal the cause was to me...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 49: A Millennial Writes an Open Letter to Nonprofits
June 22, 2018 at 10:51 am

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: an open letter to nonprofits from a Millennial, ineffective nonprofit leadership and the immigration policy...

June Funding Round Up: 5 Potential Grant Opportunities for Your Nonprofit
June 22, 2018 at 10:40 am

In a nation of over 1.5 million nonprofit organizations all striving for significant change, it can be challenging to find a grant worth the application process. Grants take up plenty of time and resources, and with everything that you and your team need to accomplish on a day-to-day basis, the last thing you need to…

Using Direct Mail as a Catalyst for Donations
June 22, 2018 at 10:35 am

Traditionally, recipients have always been able to respond directly to a direct mail fundraising appeal using the tear-off sheet at the bottom of the appeal letter. With today’s rise in technology and a shift in focus to omnichannel marketing, prospective donors often look for ways to donate online as well...

Free eBook: 101 Auction Item Ideas
June 22, 2018 at 10:34 am

Get ready for your next auction with our list of 101 Auction Item Ideas! Whether you are just getting started or are way ahead of the game, our eBook will help you put together your best auction catalog to date. Don't delay, download our eBook today!

Paying for Technology: A Board's Eye View
June 21, 2018 at 12:23 pm

Some 35-plus years ago when I began my career in nonprofit capacity-building, I was fortunate enough to have two board members to believe that I could not do my work without technology...

Building a Nonprofit as a Business—5 Scale-Up Strategies That Matter
June 21, 2018 at 12:17 pm

As some industries deal with revenue challenges, giving rates for early 2018 also reflect a slow start to the year. First quarter giving marks the mildest year-over-year growth rate since 2012. While it’s too early to predict annual giving trends, nonprofits should take time to evaluate their growth strategies now...

How to Organise a Successful Charity Event
June 20, 2018 at 1:02 pm

From finding a venue on a budget to entertainment ideas and event themes, we share our top tips on how to organise a successful charity event.