Understand What Your Volunteers Need From Your Nonprofit
September 20, 2017 at 12:26 pm

Remember Maslow’s hierarchy of needs? Just about everybody got a dose of Maslow somewhere along the line, either in high school social studies class, or college psychology or sociology courses. And if it somehow slipped by you in school, you may have read about it in management or productivity books. Even books on project management talk about it...

Virtual Conference to Give Attendees Insight on P2P Fundraising Success
September 14, 2017 at 10:11 am

Mark your calendars—It’s a Peer-to-Peer World: Virtual Conference is happening on Sept. 27. The conference will offer five P2P fundraising-focused webinars, where nonprofits, including American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, National Hemophilia Foundation and Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, are coming together to share the way they are using peer-to-peer techniques to fundraise...

Creatively Tell Your Story at Nonprofit Events
September 14, 2017 at 10:01 am

People listen differently when stories are told. Just watch a toddler listen to their favorite book over and over again to know this is true. At the end of your workday, you likely share short glimpses into your day with the stories you tell your family or friends. A well-constructed story is one of the most effective fundraising tools simply because our brains love and need stories to process what we are thinking...

Learn About Best Practices in Event Fundraising at RAISE 2017
August 22, 2017 at 11:03 am

Today’s changing landscape is constantly evolving the nonprofit sector. And with the evolution of digital technologies comes more opportunity for fundraising—especially when it comes to event fundraising. RAISE 2017 is the first national conference for event fundraising professionals, and it’s all taking place from Sept. 25 to 26 in Washington, D.C...

Charities: How to Make Sure Your Fundraisers Hit the Ground Running
July 26, 2017 at 11:56 am

With the rise in popularity of fitness challenge events, attracting and retaining high-value fundraisers has become increasingly competitive and beneficial for charities. But the influx of potential event participants can also expose them to additional risks and losses. They lose vital revenue with every deferment and dropout, so education, inspiration and motivation delivered regularly throughout…

Paving the Way: Marketer of the Year
June 26, 2017 at 12:16 pm

Paisley Demby has dedicated his life to serving the underserved for the past 15 years. For the past seven years, he has been marketing and recruiting small business owners to apply for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program offered at LaGuardia Community College...

2017 NonProfit Pro Leadership Conference Recap
June 20, 2017 at 11:47 am

The NonProfit PRO Leadership Conference was a blast this year. Our speakers were great, our content was educational and our attendees had a fantastic time. Check out the video to see this year's highlights. What do you want to see in 2018?

New Technology Platforms Brings Together Foundations, Nonprofits for More Impactful Outcomes
June 15, 2017 at 12:16 pm

When it comes to a nonprofit organization’s mission, relationships are important. It is imperative for nonprofits to use everything at their disposal to reach their mission’s goals. It’s a known fact that technology is constantly evolving. It’s easy to think of technology and relationships as two separate entities, but what if we melded the two together to achieve “the bigger picture”?…