There is a lot of conversation about campaign planning studies. One reason is that, unfortunately, too many are conducted improperly.
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Giving increased by 1.6% in 2018, with philanthropic gains being driven exclusively by donors who gave $1,000 or more.
We have been doing a lot of listening. Listening about what I feel is the most important role for a nonprofit: the board chair.
Don’t forget to carpe quartam! Seize every quarter of the year – especially this one, when most charitable gifts are made.
When I opened the email, I cringed. It was from one of my alma maters, but I still wanted to throw the fundraising penalty flag.
A seismic transfer of wealth is on the horizon. Research firm Cerulli Associates estimates that $68 trillion will transition to heirs and nonprofits over the next 25 years. This presents an incredible opportunity for nonprofits to partner with donors who want to leave a legacy through the missions, visions, values and programs.