Blogs

Building a Dynamic Nonprofit Board: A Further Examination

In this article, we continue the review of a board’s function.

Resources for the Bulk of Nonprofit Workers — Women

If I were to ask you the percentage of women who work in the nonprofit sector, what would you guess?

A Monthly Shot of Prevention

Think of growing your monthly program as the best way to prevent your organization from struggling through this crisis or the next.

Other Staff Bloggers
Leadership Management

In this article, we continue the review of a board’s function.

If you have an organizational role with a nonprofit organization, comprehensive knowledge of board development is a must.

I was on a Zoom call the other day with an experienced senior human resource consultant.

Development

Think of growing your monthly program as the best way to prevent your organization from struggling through this crisis or the next.

The big unknown is how people will respond to the possibility of participating in live events again.

Having a subscription certainly helps set up how the donors can best make their donation, but there’s more to it than that.

E-Philanthropy

The truth is that the nonprofit sector has been innovating with peer-to-peer fundraising for some time now.

While social media isn’t going to go away, there are ethical issues.

Based on a colleague’s recommendation, I ordered the book “From the Ground Up: Digital Fundraising for Nonprofits.”

Data Management

As long as we’ve had a formal nonprofit sector, we’ve had donors looking to make substantial gifts to improve their image.

I’ve seen this happen several times in different ways. Donation platforms and donor base companies merge.

While we’re continually learning, we also have to protect our brands.

Sectors

A 2020 United Nations report notes that women lacked the political and human rights to protect their safety if they spoke up.

More than 70 years ago, the great social psychologist Kurt Lewin described social norms as being in a state of tension.

During a global pandemic, just keeping a job can be tricky.

Direct Marketing

Will there come a time when you’ll stop using address labels? I think that time may come if we’re not sending any mail. But until then…

Last month, I wrote about pulling together the right team for your peer-to-peer fundraising campaign.

Email has become an incredible powerhouse for sustainer acquisition, cultivation, stewardship, retention, upgrading and extra gifts.