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Building a Mission-Driven Board for Your Nonprofit
November 22, 2021 at 1:21 pm

Your board is at the root of everything you do — they are true leaders and advisors of your organization, mission and values. But how do they truly become your best advocates?

Never Underestimate the Power of Stewardship
November 19, 2021 at 11:36 am

If you want to raise more money, generate larger gifts, have positive donors tell others about the power of your organization, and a host of other benefits, enhance your stewardship program. However, you will need a plan, strategy, energy, focus and attention to detail.

Fundraising Fears? How To Get Over Them
November 18, 2021 at 1:41 pm

Of those who fundraise off of the side of their desk, the vast majority do not like fundraising. I repeat — they do not like fundraising. They know the need to fundraise, but I’ve heard many of them use the term “necessary evil” to describe fundraising. Yes, it’s the “F” word of the nonprofit sector.

Community Building Is the Climate Change of Social Good
November 18, 2021 at 1:18 pm

Community building is the climate change of social good. Building a community delivers future value as rewarding as the survival of humankind. Building and nurturing a community ensures your mission’s success.

The Importance of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Leadership in the Nonprofit World
November 17, 2021 at 11:18 am

For too long, nonprofits have desired to make social impact while often neglecting to center diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging for their staff. But as our national conversation about the impact of race in every facet of America continues, employees are seeking inclusive workplaces that allow for them to show up authentically, bringing their passions and desire to make a social impact into their day-to-day work.

How the Supply Chain Problem Affects Your Nonprofit
November 16, 2021 at 12:27 pm

The supply chain issue in the U.S. and abroad is something that affects all of us. However, it has ramifications for your nonprofit beyond what you may think. Sure, if you’re an organization reliant on providing things to people you serve, it could be an incredible challenge.

Finding the Right Timing for Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Email Communications
November 16, 2021 at 11:19 am

When it comes to timing of email communications for your peer-to-peer events, there are three big levers you can adjust. Timing also varies by type of event, which breaks down into four categories. Let’s look at how peer-to-peer email timing levers vary for each event type.

Why Tax-Exempt Organizations Should Have Succession Plans
November 15, 2021 at 1:08 pm

Despite the initial awkwardness, succession planning is an important topic for tax-exempt organization boards to discuss. It is a risk-management process and one that often gets overlooked until it is too late and an immediate need arises.