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Nonprofit Sustainability Planning: 3 Questions Your Board Should Ask
August 14, 2019 at 11:33 am

A nonprofit sustainability plan identifies what and how resources will be generated to implement strategic and annual goals. The sustainability plan is the long-range income side of a nonprofit’s budget: a goal and strategies that demand the board’s understanding and commitment.

Truth Talks Ep 5: Reinvent Yourself
August 13, 2019 at 12:18 pm

Are you interested in reinventing yourself — and your career? But the bigger question is... how can you do it? T-Shank shares her first tip with you in this Truth Talks episode. 

Overcoming the Nonprofit Revenue Challenge
August 13, 2019 at 12:09 pm

Nonprofit revenue is one of the toughest challenges for organizations. If you’ve worked at a nonprofit, then you’ve participated in one of the continual discussions to come up with something creative.

What’s Your Job, Direct Mail?
August 12, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Direct mail has a very, very specific job to do for nonprofits in 2019. Its job is to stick around until the recipient delivers a strong donation. Here’s why.

What Are the Biggest Monthly Gift Challenges?
August 12, 2019 at 11:50 am

At the recent sustainer workshop, we asked people present about their biggest monthly gift challenges. You see that staff is a big challenge, along with prioritizing sustainers over donors and getting new monthly donors (acquisition).

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 99: All About Grant Week
August 9, 2019 at 1:36 pm

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: being bold in your grant thinking, learning why your grant request was denied and talking too much during fundraising. 

Don’t Miss the Boat: Uncovering New Sources of Grant Opportunities
August 9, 2019 at 1:30 pm

I’m fairly confident that by the year 2021, philanthropy, not only in the U.S. but throughout the world, will wear a new face. These changes will open an expanded door of opportunity in the area of grantseeking for nonprofit organizations, educational institutions and regional governments.

The State of Grantseeking
August 9, 2019 at 1:25 pm

Both private and government grantmakers often require outcome data and reporting on the success of the funded projects and programs — and that data comes from inside your organization. But where do you get external data to provide benchmarks as you build your organization’s overall grantseeking program?

The Dog Days of Summer
August 9, 2019 at 1:14 pm

How is your summer going? Some of us are now taking a large amount of time off and enjoying life. For others, it continues to be the same old grind but a bit more frustrating. It is harder to secure private meetings or group meetings. Everyone is coming or going, and it is hard to settle down.